Cricket Betting Tips and Fantasy Cricket Match Predictions: West Indies vs South Africa 2021 - 2nd Test
The 2nd Test of the two-match series between West Indies and South Africa will be played at the Daren Sammy National Cricket Stadium, Gros Islet, St Lucia.
South Africa won the first test match comprehensively by an innings and 63 runs.
MoM Quinton de Kock was the top scorer for South Africa in the match with 141 runs off 170 deliveries at a strike rate of 82. He hit 12 fours and 7 sixes. Aiden Markram also scored 60.
Lungi Ngidi was the best bowler for South Africa in the first innings and picked up 5 wickets while conceding 19 runs from his 13.5 overs.
Kagiso Rabada was the top wicket-taker for the Proteas in the second dig and picked up 5 wickets while conceding 34 runs from his 20 overs.
Jason Holder was the top scorer for West Indies in the first innings with 20 runs off 41 deliveries. Kraigg Brathwaite and Shai Hope made 15 each.
In the second innings, Roston Chase was the lone warrior for the hosts with 62 runs off 156 deliveries at a strike rate of 39. He hit 7 fours and one six.
South Africa are tipped to win this match and pocket the series 2-0.
Let's have a look at the probable playing XIs:
West Indies - Kraigg Brathwaite (c), Kieran Powell, Shai Hope, Kyle Mayers, Jermaine Blackwood, Roston Chase, Joshua Da Silva (wk), Jason Holder, Rahkeem Cornwall, Kemar Roach, Jayden Seales
South Africa - Dean Elgar (c), Aiden Markram, Keegan Petersen, Rassie van der Dussen, Kyle Verreynne, Quinton de Kock (wk), Keshav Maharaj, Wiaan Mulder, Kagiso Rabada, Lungi Ngidi, Anrich Nortje
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions*
Who will win the toss? - South Africa
Who will win? – South Africa
Top Batsman (Runs Scored) – Kraigg Brathwaite (West Indies), Aiden Markram (South Africa)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Kemar Roach (West Indies), Anrich Nortje (South Africa)
Most Sixes – Jermaine Blackwood (West Indies), Quinton de Kock (South Africa)
Player of the Match – Quinton de Kock
Team Scores Batting first - West Indies 200+, South Africa 300+
Match Handicap South Africa
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*NB these predictions may be changed nearer the start of the match once the final starting teams have been announced and we will be running ‘In–Play’ features, so stay tuned.
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