The festive season for fantasy cricket fans has begun and if you are an Indian, you would be eagerly waiting for 5th June. It will be the 8th match of this tournament and will be held between South Africa and India. For fantasy cricket players, it is important to have a brief idea about the game in advance and find out which player is expected to perform well on the field. So, here are the match details and fantasy cricket tips for you: –
Match- South Africa vs India, Match 8 ICC Cricket World Cup 2019
Venue- The Rose Bowl, Southampton
Date- June 5, 2019
Time- 03:00 pm IST
Predicted Squad for South Africa
Jean-Paul Duminy, Hashim Amla, Dale Steyn, David Miller, Imran Tahir, Faf du Plessis, Chris Morris, Quinton de Kock, Rassie van der Dussen, Kagiso Rabada, Lungi Ngidi
Predicted Squad for India
Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Jasprit Bumrah, Kuldeep Yadav, KL Rahul, Hardik Pandya, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Kedar Jadhav, Dinesh Karthik
- Fantasy Cricket Tips
Choose Quniton de Kock as captain for your fantasy team as he has a strike rate of over 100 runs. You can pick Hardik Pandya as the vice-captain because he can fetch you more points being an all-rounder.
- Other players in your fantasy squad can be Virat Kohli, KL Rahul, Jasprit Bumrah, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammad Shami, Faf du Plesis, Kagiso Rabada, Lungi Ngidi and Imran Tahir
- KL Rahul has shown in the second warm-up match that he is back in form. So, a lot of expectations are on him to bring stability to the top-middle order of team India.
- The surprise pick can even be Ravindra Jadeja because of his immense experience and great wicket-taking abilities. Also, Hardik Pandya can perform exceptionally well as was seen during the finals of Champions Trophy 2017 in England.