Match and Pitch Condition
Weather: The weather is expected to be pleasant with maximum temperature expected is 22°C (72 F). No showers are expected during the match.
Pitch Condition: The pitch of Trent Bridge has assisted fast bowlers in the past and in the recent domestic ODI matches too. In the three matches in the Royal Cup, the average first innings score was 247. The pitch is expected to play same again and a score of 300+ can be considered as par score.
Probable Playing XI: (In the Batting order)
England Lions (From): Dawid Malan, Ben Duckett, Daniel Bell-Drummond, James Vince (c), Ben Foakes (wk), Liam Livingstone, Liam Dawson, Sam Curran, Tom Curran/George Garton, Steven Finn, Craig Overton.
South Africa A (From): Aiden Markram, Reeza Hendricks, JJ Smuts, Theunis de Bruyn, Temba Bavuma/Heino Kuhn, Khaya Zondo (c), Mangaliso Mosehle (wk), Sisanda Magala, Tabraiz Shamsi, Lungisani Ngidi, Duanne Olivier/Dane Paterson.
- At the options where players are separated by slash ‘/’, the first player mentioned is the more likely to play.
My Dream11 pick
England Lions: James Vince (c), Daniel Bell-Drummond, Dawid Malan, Liam Livingstone, Liam Dawson, Ben Foakes (wk), Ben Duckett, Sam Curran, Tom Curran, Craig Overton, Steven Finn, Daniel Lawrence, George Garton.
South Africa A: Reeza Hendricks, Temba Bavuma, Theunis de Bruyn, Khaya Zondo (c), Heino Kuhn, Mangaliso Mosehle (wk), Sisanda Magala, Tabraiz Shamsi, JJ Smuts, Aiden Markram, Lungisani Ngidi, Duanne Olivier, Junior Dala, Dane Paterson, Jason Smith.