- In terms of head-to-head record in T20Is, the Tigers have never beaten the Proteas.
- South Africa has a good record over Bangladesh in T20 matches.
- So far, Bangladesh has failed to win a match in the T20 World Cup 2021.
South Africa will face Bangladesh in their fourth ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021 match. The match will be held at Abu Dhabi’s Sheikh Zayed Stadium.
South Africa have two victories from three matches in the competition’s Super 12. Meanwhile, Bangladesh is at the bottom of Group 1 after losing all three of its matches so far.
The Proteas were defeated by Australia by five wickets in their first match. However, they have recovered to win two consecutive games and are favoured to win again when they face Bangladesh on Tuesday. They won by four and eight wickets against the West Indies and Sri Lanka, respectively.
Bangladesh, on the other side, has lost three consecutive games. They were eliminated from the competition, but will look to win in ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021 to maintain momentum ahead of the forthcoming bilateral series.
Their defeats were at the hands of Sri Lanka, England, and the West Indies. In their last match against the West Indies, they were unable to score 143 runs in the allocated 20 overs. The Tigers were defeated by a score of three runs.
SA Vs BAN Head To Head:
South Africa has an overwhelming head-to-head record in T20Is over Bangladesh. So far, these two sides have played six T20I matches, with South Africa winning each time. In terms of T20 World Cups, these two sides have only met once, with the Proteas winning by four wickets.
Top Picks for SA Vs BAN Match 23 ICC World Cup 2021:
Wicketkeeper: Quinton de Kock
Batters: Temba Bavuma, Mahmudullah
Allrounders: Aiden Markram
Bowlers: Anrich Nortje, Mustafizur Rahman
South Africa are clear favourites, having outscored Bangladesh thus far. The Tigers have yet to win a game in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup Super-12 stage and are expected to suffer their fourth defeat when they face the Proteas.
Therefore, South Africa are expected to win this match against Bangladesh.