The 1st T20I of the South Africa tour of Pakistan 2021 will see the clash between Pakistan and South Africa at the Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore on Thursday, 11 February 2021. Keep reading to find out the South Africa tour of Pakistan 2021 1st T20I PAK vs SA Match Prediction.
After the completion of the 2-Test series, the Proteas will get involved in 3 T20Is before flying back home from Pakistan. The hosts inflicted a clean sweep in the longest format of the game. It was a complete performance from Pakistan as they dominated the visitors. But now, the format changes and with that, the visitors would hope for a change in the fortune too. However, Pakistan would fancy their chances of winning the T20I series as well.
Here is our PAK vs SA 1st T20I Match Prediction
Case 1: If Pakistan bats first
First Innings score prediction: Pakistan will score 180-190
Result prediction: Pakistan will win the match by 10-20 runs
Case 2: If South Africa bats first
First Innings score prediction: South Africa will score 165-175
Result prediction: Pak will win the match by 5 wickets
PAK vs SA Predicted XIs
Pakistan Predicted XI:
Abid Ali, Imran Butt, Azhar Ali, Babar Azam (c), Fawad Alam, Saud Shakeel, Faheem Ashraf, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Rizwan, Sarfaraz Ahmed, Nauman Ali
South Africa Predicted XI:
Quinton de Kock, Temba Bavuma, Aiden Markram, Faf du Plessis, Dean Elgar, Kagiso Rabada, Dwaine Pretorius, Keshav Maharaj, Lungi Ngidi, Rassie van der Dussen, Anrich Nortje, Wiaan Mulder
PAK vs SA 1st T20I Toss Prediction
In this format of the game, it’s always better to chase. Plus, there could be some dew in the second half which would make batting easier. So, the two teens might look to bat second after winning the toss.
PAK vs SA head to head in T20Is
PAK vs SA Total Matches: 14
Pakistan Won: 6
South Africa Won: 8
No Result: 10
PAK vs SA Today Match Prediction: For the starters, the hosts should be the favourites as the home advantage would work in their favour against a depleted South African side.
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