India Legends and South Africa Legends will take on each other at Shaheed Veer Narayan Singh International Stadium (Raipur) on Saturday (13th March) night during the 13th game of the Road Safety World Series 2020/21.
India Legends have already qualified for the semi-final of this tournament as they are leading the points table with 16 points in five matches. Meanwhile, South Africa Legends have 12 points after playing four games in this tournament.
Road Safety World Series 2020/21, Match 13: India Legends vs South Africa Legends – Match Preview
India Legends have already qualified for the semi-final of this Road Safety World Series. Another victory can secure their top spot in the points table.
Skipper Sachin Tendulkar and Virender Sehwag thrashed Bangladesh Legends in their style after the Indian bowlers dominated in the first innings. While the India Legends batsmen were struggling against England Legends, Irfan Pathan and Manpreet Gony stunned everyone with their late firing batting. Though they just failed to win that match, their batting scared England Legends at the end of the game.
In this year, Yusuf Pathan has taken 4 wickets in two games.
Sachin Tendulkar (C), Virender Sehwag, Yuvraj Singh, Mohammed Kaif, Pragyan Ojha, Noel David, Munaf Patel, Irfan Pathan, Manpreet Gony, Yusuf Pathan, Naman Ojha (wk), Subramaniam Badrinath and Vinay Kumar.
South Africa Legends
After beating West Indies Legends in the last year, South Africa Legends restarted their journey in the Road Safety World Series with a thrashing defeat against Sri Lanka Legends but claimed a dominant victory against the in-form England Legends. Meanwhile, just like most of the remaining teams, South Africa Legends have also got four points due to the absence of Australia Legends this year. Another victory will secure their spot for the semi-final of this tournament.
In the last game, Thandi Tshabalala took three wickets (3/26) and other South African bowlers also provided strong help to him, including Makhaya Ntini (2/24) and Zander de Bruyn (2/24).
Jonty Rhodes (C), Morné van Wyk, Garnett Kruger, Roger Telemachus, Justin Kemp, Alviro Petersen, Nantie Hayward, Andrew Puttick, Loots Bosman, Zander de Bruyn, Thandi Tshabalala, Monde Zondeki, Makhaya Ntini and Lloyd Norris-Jones.
Road Safety World Series 2020/21, Match 13: India Legends vs South Africa Legends – Match Prediction
While India Legends are in strong form, South Africa Legends also have high confidence after thrashing England Legends in their last game.
So, there is no big favourite for the 13th match of the Road Safety World Series 2020/21.