South Africa vs England, 2020: 3rd T20I, Cape Town – Stats Preview
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South Africa vs England, 2020: 3rd T20I, Cape Town – Stats Preview

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On Tuesday (1st December), the hosts South Africa and the visitors England will face each other in the third and final game of the three-match T20I series at Newlands (Cape Town).

England have already secured this series as they are leading it by 2-0. While they won the first T20I by 5 wickets, they claimed a 4-wicket victory in the second T20I.

South Africa vs England 2020: Ahead of this match, here we are introducing some crucial stats preview of the 3rd T20I of this series

Venue Stats (Newlands, Cape Town)

Ground’s history in 1st and 2nd batting in T20Is

Overall

Stats Overall 1st batting 2nd batting
Win 19 6 13
Innings average (Average run-rate) 151.18 (7.88) 155.20 (7.78) 147.15 (7.99)

In last 5 T20Is

Stats Overall 1st batting 2nd batting
Win 4 3 1
Innings average (Average run-rate) 163.40 (8.38) 174 (8.70) 152.80 (8.05)

(Special Note: Included all out, target reached and complete innings. Excluded only incomplete innings)

Teams’ T20I records at this venue

Team Matches Won Lost Tied No Result
South Africa 13 4 8 1 (Won 1) 0
England 5 2 3 0 0

 

Teams Stats

South Africa vs England: Head-To-Head T20I Records

Stats Matches South Africa Won England Won Tied No Result
Overall 20 9 10 0 1
In last 5 T20Is 5 1 4 0 0
In South Africa 10 5 5 0 0
In last 5 T20Is in South Africa 5 1 4 0 0
At Newlands (Cape Town) 3 2 1 0 0
  • Currently, England are running with the 4-match T20I winning streak against South Africa. Last time, South Africa beat England at East London on 12th February 2020.

T20I records in 2020

Team Matches Won Lost Tied No Result
South Africa 8 2 6 0 0
England 11 7 3 0 1

Players’ Stats

(England)

Chris Jordan

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i) Chris Jordan has bagged 65 T20I wickets. He is one wicket away to move up from Stuart Broad (65 wickets) and become the most T20I wicket-taker for England.

Adil Rashid

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i) Adil Rashid has taken 51 T20I wickets. With one more wicket, Rashid will surpass Graeme Swann (51 wickets) and he will become the most T20I wicket-taker as an England spinner.

Jos Buttler

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i) Jos Buttler has scored 1484 T20I runs. Buttler is 16 runs away to complete 1500 T20I runs. After Eoin Morgan (2278 T20I runs) and Alex Hales (1644 T20I runs), Buttler became the third England cricketer to score 1500 T20I runs.

Jonny Bairstow

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i) Jonny Bairstow has scored 932 runs in T20I career. He is 68 runs away to complete 1000 T20I runs. Bairstow will be the fifth England batsman to score 1000 T20I runs.

ii) Jonny Bairstow (2975 runs) is 25 runs away to complete 3000 T20 runs.

(South Africa)

Faf du Plessis

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i) Faf du Plessis has scored 1414 T20I runs. The right-handed batsman is 86 runs behind from the 1500 T20I runs. After JP Duminy (1934 T20I runs) and AB de Villiers (1672 T20I runs), Du Plessis will become the third South African batsman to score 1500 runs in T20I format.