Cricket Betting Tips and Match Prediction Mzansi Super League 2019 - Cape Town Blitz v Tshwane Spartans
The 22nd match of the Mzansi Super League 2019 will be played between Cape Town Blitz and Tshwane Spartans at the Newlands in Cape Town.
Cape Town Blitz have given middling performances and find themselves at the fourth spot in MSL 2019. They have three wins and four losses from 7 games and are one of the only two teams to have not bore the brunt of inclement weather. The Blitz have 13 points and a net run rate of - 0.212.
They will be up against Tshwane Spartans, who are comfortably perched atop the table with 3 wins from 6 games. The remaining three of their matches have been washed out which has also given the team additional points.
The Spartans will be relieved that after spending most of the time on the bench in their initial few matches, they have got a few games under their belt and have done exceedingly well. This is reflected in their tally of 19 points and net run rate of + 1.244.
Cape Town Blitz opener Jaaneman Malan is the highest run-scorer of the tournament with 262 runs from 7 games at an average of 43.66. He has struck at 154.11 and has two half-centuries to his name.
The Blitz's leading bowler, Dale Steyn has dominated the bowling charts with 12 wickets from 7 matches, the most in the tournament till now.
Experienced heads Dean Elgar and Morne Morkel are key for Tshwane Spartans with the bat and ball respectively.
Let's have a look at the probable playing XI both teams:
Cape Town Blitz - Quinton de Kock (c, wk), Janneman Malan, Marques Ackerman, Liam Livingstone, Asif Ali, George Linde, Wahab Riaz, Sisanda Magala, Gregory Mahlokwana, Dale Steyn, Anrich Nortje
Tshwane Spartans - Theunis de Bruyn, Dean Elgar, AB de Villiers, Heinrich Klaasen (c, wk), Petrus van Biljon, Tom Curran, Roelof van der Merwe, Wiaan Mulder, Morne Morkel, Lungi Ngidi, Lutho Sipamla
Who will win the toss? - Tshwane Spartans
Who will win? – Tshwane Spartans
Top Batsman (Runs Scored) – Dean Elgar (Tshwane Spartans), Janneman Malan (Cape Town Blitz )
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Morne Morkel (Tshwane Spartans), Dale Steyn (Cape Town Blitz )
Most Sixes – AB de Villiers (Tshwane Spartans), Quinton de Kock (Cape Town Blitz )
Player of the Match – Dean Elgar
Team Scores Batting first – Tshwane Spartans 180+, Cape Town Blitz 165+
Match Handicap Tshwane Spartans
Live Cricket Streaming Mzansi Super League 2019 - bet365's live cricket streaming page which enables you to watch live cricket. (BeGambleAware 18+) Live Cricket Streaming from bet365 requires a funded account or for customers to have placed a bet in the last 24 hours. Geo-restrictions apply.
*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.
© Cricket World 2019