In a high-stakes clash at the iconic Eden Gardens Stadium in Kolkata, Australia gears up to face off against South Africa in the second semi-final of the ICC World Cup 2023. The Aussies, eyeing another World Cup triumph, aim to secure victory and advance to the finals. Meanwhile, South Africa is poised to make history, striving for their first-ever World Cup title by overcoming the formidable Australian challenge. The cricketing world awaits an intense battle as these two cricketing powerhouses vie for a coveted spot in the ultimate showdown.
“Australia and South Africa have both secured victories in 7 out of their 9 matches, making for an impressive performance by both teams.“
In their two previous encounters in the semi-finals, the teams had a memorable clash in 1999, resulting in a tie. The Kangaroos advanced to the finals by virtue of being ahead in the Super Six. However, the Proteas faced defeat in 2007, marking a diverse history between the two teams in crucial moments.
Australia has a remarkable track record in World Cup semi-finals, having participated in eight and emerging victorious in six of them. Their only defeat occurred in one match, while another ended in a tie, yet their superior position in the points table secured their entry into the finals. In contrast, South Africa has encountered a more challenging journey with four semi-final appearances, suffering three losses and experiencing a tied match.
Match Info Australia vs South Africa
Match , Australia vs South Africa ,2nd ODI Semi-Final Match, World Cup 2023
Venue: Edan Garden Stadium, Kolkata
Date & Time: Thursday November 16, 2 pm
Edan Garden Stadium, Kolkata – Weather Report
Edan Garden Stadium, Venue Pitch Report
The pitch at the Eden Gardens is favored by batters due to its early bounce, but it tends to slow down later in the game, making it conducive for spinners. Opting to bat first and setting a substantial target is often a wise choice at this iconic venue.
Australia vs South Africa Match Teams Compare
Australia vs South Africa Match Toss and Match Prediction
TOSS WIINER TEAM OF TODAY ‘S MATCH WILL BE SOUTH AFRICA
AND MATCH WINNER TEAM INDIA …. CRICCHAMP OPINION
Probable 11 Australia vs South Africa
T Head, David Warner, Steve Smith , Marnus Labuschagne ,C Green, M Stoinis, Alex Carey , C Green , M Starc , Pat Cummins, Adam Zampa
SOUTH AFRICA 🇿🇦
Quinton de kock, Temba B (c), Rassie Van d d, A Mark ram, H klassan , David Miller, M Jansen, G Coetzee, K Maharaj, K Rabada , Lungi Ngidi