Time for the 20th match of the ICC World Cup 2023 and this time the fight is going to be between England & South Africa. We are back again to make predictions on the winning team. So, stay tuned with us, stay tuned with sprinters.news & sprintersgames.in to get all the sports updates on time.

Date & Time:

The match will be played on 20/10/2023 at 2:00 PM


Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai

TV channels:

This game will be broadcast on Sky Cricket, Sky Sports SA, Willow TV and Star Sports

Live Streaming:

You can live-stream the match on Disney+ Hotstar and Sky Go

Pitch prediction:

The Wankhede Stadium pitch is known as the batter-friendly pitch for ages. It has short boundaries which helps the batters in scoring high. At the same time, it also assists the pacers and spinners both kinds of bowlers too.

Weather prediction:

According to the weather department the temperature in Mumbai will be around 35 degrees Celsius, the precipitation will be around 10%, the humidity 58% and the wind speed will be around 11 km/hr. The weather department has also warned about excessive heat in Mumbai on the day of the match.

ENG vs SA: Probable Playing XI


Jonny Bairstow, Dawid Malan, Joe Root, Harry Brook, Jos Buttler (c & wk), Ben Stokes, Sam Curran, Chris Woakes, Adil Rashid, Mark Wood, Reece Topley

South Africa:

Quinton de Kock (wk), Temba Bavuma (c), Rassie van der Dussen, Aiden Markram, Heinrich Klaasen, David Miller, Marco Jansen, Kagiso Rabada, Keshav Maharaj, Lungi Ngidi, Gerald Coetzee

England vs. South Africa head-to-head ODI stats:

Total matches- 69
England won- 30
South Africa won- 33
No result- 5
Tie- 1

Our prediction:

According to our sports experts England vs. South Africa is going to be a very high-scoring match. The Wankede Stadium helps the batters to score high at the same time it also helps the bowlers. So the fight will be neck-to-neck. According to our sports experts, Team England has more chance of winning this match. However, it is important to mention that weather can act as a villain for the England team. There will be too much heat and this will make an impact on the performance for sure.
According to our sports experts, the toss-winning team should opt for the fielding first. According to the stats, in 14 out of 27 games the team that opts for bowling, has won the match.

Final words:

We predict that England is going to win this match. However, the fight will be high and the pitch will assist the fight as well. So, get ready to watch a wonderful match. Do not forget to stay tuned with sprinters.news & sprintersgames.in to get all the sports updates on time.