SA vs WI Cricket Betting Tips and Tricks: 2nd Test, South Africa vs West Indies Match Prediction. The second Test of the West Indies tour of South Africa 2023 will begin on 8th March at the Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg.
South Africa won the first Test by 87 runs to go 1-0 up in the series and would look to sweep the series 2-0 now.
SA vs WI West Indies Tour of South Africa, 2023 – 2nd Test Preview:
The second Test of the two-match Test series will commence on March 8th.
In the first Test, South Africa won the toss and opted to bat. Markram and Elgar batted brilliantly to lay a solid platform for the hosts. As a result, South Africa ended with first innings score of 342. Markram was the star performer for South Africa who scored a wonderful century. For the Windies, it was the young fast bowler Alzarri Joseph who picked up a fifer. In reply, West Indies managed to score just 212, handing a lead of 130 to South Africa. Anrich Nortje was the star with the ball who picked up 5 wickets.
In the second innings, South Africa were bundled out for 116 by Windies’ pace attack. Chasing 247 on a spicy track, West Indies were bowled out for 159, despite a counter-attacking 79 from Jermaine Blackwood.
Key players for South Africa:
Aiden Markram: He is in the form of his life. He was the player of the match in the first Test for his wonderful knock of 115 in the first innings and a quick-fire 47 runs in the second innings.
Kagiso Rabada: Their bowling spearhead Kagiso Rabada can win matches for his team on his own. In the first Test, he picked up 8 wickets and would be eyeing more in the second Test.
Key players for West Indies:
Jermaine Blackwood: He was the only Windies batter who looked in control and was the top-scorer for his side in the first Test. He would love to continue his good form in this match as well.
Alzarri Joseph: He was the star bowler for Windy’s side in the first Test. He picked up 7 wickets in two innings, which includes a fifer.
SA vs WI Cricket Betting Tips and Tricks: 2nd Test, South Africa vs West Indies Match Prediction:
South Africa Squad:
Dean Elgar, Aiden Markram, Tony de Zorzi, Temba Bavuma©, Keegan Petersen, Heinrich Klaasen(w), Senuran Muthusamy, Marco Jansen, Kagiso Rabada, Gerald Coetzee, Simon Harmer, Keshav Maharaj, Wiaan Mulder, Ryan Rickelton
West Indies Squad:
Kraigg Brathwaite©, Tagenarine Chanderpaul, Raymon Reifer, Jermaine Blackwood, Roston Chase, Kyle Mayers, Joshua Da Silva(wk), Jason Holder, Alzarri Joseph, Kemar Roach, Shannon Gabriel, Gudakesh Motie, Alick Athanaze, Akeem Jordan, Devon Thomas
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions – SA vs WI, West Indies Tour of South Africa 2nd Test
What will be the First-inning Score?
The First-inning score is expected to be 280.
Who will be the Man of the Match?
Aiden Markram is expected to be the Man of the Match.
Who will be the Best Batsman (Runs scored)?
Aiden Markram is expected to score the most runs in this match.
Who will be the Best Bowler ( Wickets Taken )?
Kagiso Rabada is expected to pick the most wickets in the match.
When will the First Wicket Fall?
The first wicket is expected to fall at 50.
What will be the First Over Runs?
First Over Runs is expected to be 1.
What will be the First Ball Runs?
First Ball Runs is expected to be 0.
Who will score the Most Fours?
Dean Elgar is expected to score Most Fours.
Who will score the Most Sixes?
Jermaine Blackwood is expected to score Most Sixes.
Who will Win The Match?
South Africa is expected to win the Match.
Disclaimer: These predictions may be changed nearer the start of the match once the final starting teams have been announced so stay tuned.