South Africa vs Sri Lanka 1st T20 Today Match Prediction – 19 March 2019

Get South Africa vs Sri Lanka 1st T20 Today Match Prediction  for Sri Lanka tour of South Africa, 2019 series. SA vs SL 1st T20 Cricket Match Prediction being played on 19 March 2019 at Newlands, Cape Town. Who will win South Africa vs Sri Lanka 1st T20 Today Match Prediction is available here?

South Africa vs Sri Lanka 1st T20 Today Match Prediction

  • Toss Prediction: Sri Lanka  will the Toss.
  • Match Prediction: South Africa will win the Match.

Following their decisive victory over visitors by 5-0 in the ODI series, South Africa challenges Sri Lanka in the first T20 match. Previously, South Africa defeated Pakistan in the three match T20 series by 2-1 at home. Now, South Africa is hosting a three match T20 series for Sri Lanka. The first T20 match between South Africa and Sri Lanka will be held at Newlands, Cape Town on Tuesday 19th March 2019.

After losing the two match test series against Sri Lanka, South Africa struck back in the ODI format. They outsmarted the visiting side in the five match one day series by 5-0. Prior to this tour, South Africa hosted a three match T20 series for Pakistan and they defeated the visitors by 2-1 in that series. Given that, South Africa broke the winning streak of eleven consecutive series by Pakistan, they are up to a good start in the T20 format.

South Africa vs Sri Lanka 1st T20 Today Match Prediction

South Africa vs Sri Lanka 1st T20 Today Match Prediction

Whereas, Lanka begun their South Africa tour by marking the historical record of being the first ever Asian Team to beat South Africa in a test series in South Africa. However, the Lankan side totally lost their spirit in the ODI series, losing the five One Day matches consecutively. Now, the T20 series is upon Sri Lanka and they must win this series to finish their tour with a happy ending.

Given that, both sides have equal number of wins in eleven meet ups, we are expecting a tough game here. However, the team with better performance in all the fields, can easily win this match.

Who will win?

South Africa will win this match. Prior to this match, South Africa beat Sri Lanka in the One day format and now the time has come for South Africa to show their class in the T20 format.

On the other hand, Sri Lanka will be aiming at victory in this match. Previously, they have equal victories in the t20 cricket against South Africa and now they must give tough time to South Africa in this T20 series.

Who will win?

  • South Africa (73%, 56 Votes)
  • Sri Lanka (27%, 21 Votes)

Total Voters: 77

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Key Players

  • The key players for South Africa in this T20 match will be Faf du Plessis, David Miller, Quinton de Kock, Jean-Paul Duminy, Imran Tahir and Dale Steyn.
  • Whereas, Sri Lanka will be counting on Lasith Malinga, Kusal Mendis, Dhananjaya de Silva, Niroshan Dickwella, Thisara Perera and Isuru Udana.
South Africa vs Sri Lanka 1st T20 Today Match Prediction Tips

You can get South Africa vs Sri Lanka 1st T20 Cricket Match Prediction 100 Sure here on this page. The 100% sure Winning Prediction tip is that South Africa has a winning chance of 70% while Sri Lanka has 30% chances to win this match.

South Africa

7070%

Sri Lanka

3030%

South Africa T20 History and Stats

Team Name Match Played Won Lost
South Africa 110 65 44

Sri Lanka T20 History and Stats

Team Name Match Played Won Lost
Sri Lanka 111 56 54

South Africa vs Sri Lanka T20 History and Stats

The head to head T20 stats for South Africa vs Sri Lanka table shows that both sides are equal in T20 format.

Teams Match Played Won Lost
South Africa 10 5 5
Sri Lanka 10 5 5

Toss Prediction

Sri Lanka are going to win the toss. They might choose to bat first depending on the pitch and weather conditions.

Pitch Report

The Newlands, Cape Town pitch is good for batting. The team batting first can easily score 160+ score on this batting pitch.

Weather Condition

The weather at Newlands, Cape Town is cloudy with winds blowing at 11 KM/h. The humidity rate is 65%. However, no rain is to be expected here.

Venue Details

  • Stadium Name: Newlands
  • City: Cape Town
  • Capacity: 25,000
  • Host to: Western Province

Scoring Pattern

  • Avg 1st inn score: 150
  • Avg 2nd inn score: 144
  • Highest Total: 192/6 (20 Ov) by RSA vs PAK
  • Lowest Total: 101/10 (19.3 Ov) by SL vs AUS
  • Highest Chased: 181/4 (19.2 Ov) by AUS vs RSA
  • Lowest Defended: 154/8 (20 Ov) by RSA vs Eng

South Africa Squad

Faf du Plessis(c), David Miller, Rassie van der Dussen, Andile Phehlukwayo, Dwaine Pretorius, Quinton de Kock, Jean-Paul Duminy, Reeza Hendricks, Aiden Markram, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje, Imran Tahir, Lungi Ngidi, Tabraiz Shamsi, Dale Steyn.

Sri Lanka Squad

Lasith Malinga(c), Kusal Mendis, Angelo Perera, Dhananjaya de Silva, Kamindu Mendis, Niroshan Dickwella, Avishka Fernando, Sadeera Samarawickrama, Priyamal Perera, Thisara Perera, Suranga Lakmal, Isuru Udana, Asitha Fernando, Akila Dananjaya, Jeffrey Vandersay, Lakshan Sandakan.

Match Details

  • Series: Sri Lanka tour of South Africa, 2019
  • Match: 1st T20
  • Teams: South Africa vs Sri Lanka
  • Date: 19 March 2019
  • Time: 04:00 PM GMT / 06:00 PM LOCAL
  • Venue: Newlands, Cape Town