The SA20 2024 tournament is set to witness an electrifying clash as Sunrisers Eastern Cape (SUNE) and Durban Super Giants (DSG) gear up for Match 05 at St George’s Park, Gqeberha on Saturday, January 13, at 5:30 PM (Local). Sunrisers Eastern Cape, after their opening encounter against Joburg Super Kings was washed out without a ball being bowled, currently holds the second spot on the points table with two points.
In contrast, Durban Super Giants kicked off the tournament with a victory, defeating MI Cape Town by 11 runs via the DLS method, placing them at the top of the points table with four points. The historical head-to-head record favors Sunrisers Eastern Cape, having won one out of the two matches played, with one ending in no result.
5th Match (St George’s Park)
13 Jan 2024 (5:30PM)
With a detailed analysis of the pitch conditions at St George’s Park and the predicted playing XIs, cricket enthusiasts can anticipate an enthralling encounter between these two competitive teams.
SEC vs DSG Match Details:
|Sunrisers Eastern Cape Vs Durban Super Giants, SA20 2024
|St George’s Park, Gqeberha
|Date & Time
|Saturday, January 13, 5:30 Local
|Live Broadcast and Streaming
|JioCinema app and Website and Sports 18
St. George’s Park Pitch Report and Conditions
In the last five T20 matches played at the venue, four have been won by teams batting second. The average first innings score has been 161, while the highest target chased at the venue is 159. The captain winning the toss is likely to bowl first, keeping the past record of the venue in mind.
SUNE vs DSG Head-to-Head Record:
|Sunrisers Eastern Cape Won
|Durban Super Giants Won
SEC vs DSG Predicted Playing XI:
Sunrisers Eastern Cape (SUNE):
|Aiden Markram (c)
|Adam Rossington (wk)
Durban Super Giants (DSG):
|Quinton de Kock (wk)
|Keshav Maharaj (c)
SUNE vs DSG Probable Best Performers:
- Probable Best Batter: Nicholas Pooran The southpaw has been in sensational form of late, scoring a plethora of runs in domestic leagues worldwide. In the recent Abu Dhabi T10, he finished as the third-highest run-scorer of the series, scoring 254 runs from ten innings at a strike rate of 196.89. Pooran aims to continue his form in the upcoming game.
- Probable Best Bowler: Marco Jansen The left-arm seamer showcased fine form in the recently concluded ODI World Cup 2023, scalping 17 wickets from nine games at an average of 26.47. Jansen looks to continue his marvelous form in the upcoming fixture, aiming to help his side register their first win of the season.
Here is our SEC vs DSG T20I WIN Prediction
Case 1: If Sunrisers Eastern Cape bats first
First Innings score prediction: Sunrisers Eastern Cape will score 200-210
Result prediction: Sunrisers Eastern Cape will win the match by 20-30 runs
Case 2: If Durban Super Giants bats first
First Innings score prediction: Durban Super Giants will score 175-185
Result prediction: Sunrisers Eastern Cape will win the match by 5 wickets