Netherlands vs South Africa Match Prediction- Who Will Win Today Match 16? ICC T20 World Cup 2024

Published - 08 Jun 2024, 11:27 AM

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In match 16 of ICC T20 World Cup 2024, Netherlands and South Africa are set to battle with each other. Netherlands vs South Africa is the fourth match of Group D. 

The Netherlands won their opening match against Nepal by 6 wickets. South Africa crushed Sri Lanka by 6 wickets in their last game. Both teams have 2 points each. Below is the Netherlands vs South Africa prediction for the ICC T20 World Cup 2024. 

Netherlands vs South Africa Team Analysis

Netherlands

Scott Edwards is the captain of the Netherlands in the ICC T20I World Cup 2024. Netherlands is part of Group D in the league with teams like South Africa, Bangladesh, and Nepal in their pool. 

South Africa   

Aiden Markram leads South Africa in the ICC T20I World Cup 2024. South Africa is also a member of Group D. They will face Bangladesh and Nepal after the next clash against the Netherlands. 

Netherlands vs South Africa Key Factors

Pitch Conditions

The match takes place at Nassau County International Cricket Stadium in New York. The stadium has hosted only two T20I games. 

One was South Africa vs Sri Lanka match while the other was India's warm-up match against Bangladesh. The pitch has supported bowlers more than batters in both matches. 

Form and Fitness

There are no cases of injuries in both camps. South Africa and Netherlands players are available for the next game. Further details are awaited. 

Tactical Acumen

Netherlands- the Netherlands have some quality players who can give a tough challenge to South Africa in the match. Notably, many players in the squad defeated the South African team in the ODI World Cup last year and the previous T20I World Cup in 2022. 

South Africa- South Africa has a dangerous set of pacers and spinners who restricted Sri Lanka to just 77-10 in the previous game. They also have hard-hitting and experienced batters in the team. 

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Netherlands vs South Africa Match Prediction- Who Will Win Today Match 16? ICC T20 World Cup 2024

Netherlands vs South Africa Score Prediction

Team 1st Innings 2nd Innings
Netherlands 150-170 150-170
South Africa 160-180 150-170

Players to perform prediction

NED- Tim Pringle and Logan van Beek were the leading wicket-takers for the Netherlands in the last game. Max ODowd and Vikramjit Singh showed decent form with the bat. 

SA- Heinrich Klaasen, David Miller, and Quinton de Kock showed good form in the last match. Anrich Nortje, Marco Jansen, and Kagiso Rabada were the leading wicket-takers for South Africa in the last match.  

Netherlands vs Pakistan Best Batsman Prediction

Who will score the most runs for NED in the match: Max ODowd or Scott Edwards 

Who will score the most runs for SA in the match: Quinton de Kock or Aidem Markram 

Netherlands vs Pakistan Best Bowler Prediction

Who will pick the most wickets for NED in the match: Tim Pringle or Logan Van Beek 

Who will pick the most wickets for SA in the match: Kagiso Rabada or Anrich Nortje 

Who will win the Match?

Considering the Netherlands' success against South Africa in recent years, it is tough to predict who will win the match. Moreover, the stadium is new and its pitch conditions are a mystery for everyone. 

Both teams also won their previous game. However, South Africa has a slight edge as they have formed a very powerful team this time. 

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Conclusion

The Netherlands have another opportunity to showcase their dominance over South Africa in World Cups. They have already won the previous two World Cup clashes against Proteas and will aim for three wins in a row. Proteas need to pull their socks up as another defeat will be a big setback for the team. 

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