For fans of cricket, the ICC World Cup 2023 will undoubtedly feature thrilling events and moments that break records. Pakistan and South Africa will be facing off in the tournament’s 26th meet. We’re here as usual to share our predictions for this thrilling competition’s conclusion. We would like to remind you to follow sprinters.news and sprintersgames.in for up-to-date sports information before we get into the forecast.

Date & Time:

The game is set to begin at 2:00 PM local time on October 27, 2023.

Location:

The MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai will host this match.

Streaming Partners:

Regional Star Sports channels will also carry the match live, in addition to Star Sports and Disney+Hotstar.

Pitch Report:

The MA Chidambaram Stadium’s pitch is known for its balance, which makes it advantageous for both spinners and hitters. The average first-inning score in the last 20 games, according to recent statistics, has been 221 runs. It’s interesting to note that the side batting first won 50% of these matches, indicating that the pitch may not have a significant impact on the outcome of the toss.

Weather Report:

With a temperature of around 31 degrees Celsius, a humidity of almost 74%, a 30% probability of precipitation, and a wind speed of about 16 km/h, the day’s weather is predicted to be quite comfortable.

South Africa:

Quinton de Kock (WK), Temba Bavuma (C), Heinrich Klaasen, Aiden Markram, David Miller, Marco Jansen, Kagiso Rabada, Keshav Maharaj, Lungi Ngidi, Rassie van der Dussen, and Gerald Coetzee are the South Africans.

Pakistan:

Imam ul Haq, Abdullah Shafique, Saud Shakeel, Iftikhar Ahmed, Mohammad Nawaz, Hasan Ali, Usama Mir, Shaheen Afridi, Haris Rauf, Babar Azam (C), Mohammad Rizwan (WK).

ODIs Head-to-Head:

82 matches in total
30 in Pakistan
51 in South Africa
No outcome: 1.

Present State of Both Teams:

With an excellent 149-run win over Bangladesh in the 23rd match of the ICC World Cup 2023, South Africa moved up to the second spot on the points table with an outstanding net run rate (NRR) of +2.370.

Pakistan, on the other hand, is in a less advantageous situation. Afghanistan won the ICC World Cup 2023 match against Pakistan by a margin of eight wickets. With an NRR of -0.400, Pakistan is currently ranked fifth on the points table.

Our Forecast:

Based on our prediction, South Africa will win this match. Although the pitch may not be a deciding factor, Pakistan may come under pressure if they win the toss and score a large amount of runs. Our sports experts claim that Pakistan showed weakness under stressful situations.

Last Words:

In conclusion, we believe that South Africa will most likely win this match. Make sure to watch all the action, and for in-depth sports coverage, check out sprinters.news and sprintersgames.in.