The MI Cape Town (MICT) are ready to be at odds with Joburg Super Kings (JSK) in the 4th match of SA20 League 2024 at the beautiful Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg.
Joburg Super Kings’ last match against Sunrisers Eastern Cape was abandoned due to rain.
MI Cape Town, on the other hand, started their 2024 season with a loss against Durban Super Giants by 11 runs. They were the last placed team of the 2023 season and couldn’t start their 2024 season on a positive note either.
MICT vs JSK Match Details
- Match – MICT vs JSK, 4th Match
- Format – 20 overs
- Venue – Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
- Date & Time – January 13, 2024 & 5:00 PM
MICT vs JSK Pitch and Weather Conditions
The pitch at the Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg is well-balanced with batters having a little bit more advantage. Pacers will be effective in death overs whereas spinners find it difficult to maintain their line on this pitch. The weather is expected to be cloudy with almost no chances of rain. Temperature is expected to be around 18° Celsius.
MICT vs JSK Head-to-Head Records
A total of 2 head-to-head matches have been played between Joburg Super Kings and MI Cape Town, and both of them have won 1 match each.
MICT vs JSK Toss Prediction
The Joburg Super Kings are expected to win the toss in MICT vs JSK’s 4th match.
MICT vs JSK Predicted Playing XI
MI Cape Town: Rassie van der-Dussen, Ryan Rickelton (wk), Dewald Brevis, Connor Esterhuizen, Liam Livingstone, Kieron Pollard (c), Sam Curran, Thomas Kaber, Kagiso Rabada, Beuran Hendricks, Olly Stone
Joburg Super Kings: Faf du Plessis (c), Reeza Hendricks, Moeen Ali, Donavon Ferreira, Ronan Hermann (wk), Leus du Plooy, David Wiese, Romario Shepherd, Nandre Burger, Gerald Coetzee, Imran Tahir
MICT vs JSK Probable Best Performers
Top Batter: Faf Du Plessis (JSK)
Faf Du Plessis is the captain of Joburg Super Kings and one of the most important players of the team.
His ability to play aggressively in the top order and at the same time rotate strike whenever required makes him the best batter pick for today’s MICT vs JSK match.
He loves playing against MI Cape Town and is expected to perform well in the top order.
Top Bowler: Gerald Coetzee (JSK)
Gerald Coetzee has impressed everyone with his superb bowling abilities in the recent T20I matches.
He bowls perfect yorkers and is a kind of bowler who doesn’t depend upon pitches for performance.
This pitch is expected to support him and it will be difficult for MI Cape Town openers to play him. Kagiso Rabada is another good bowler pick for today’s match.
Top All-Rounder: Sam Curran (MICT)
With so many good all-rounder options in today’s match, choosing one is always difficult. But if one has to be chosen, then Sam Curran is no doubt the best option.
He is the key player in the MI Cape Town squad and his performance is necessary for the team to defend the trophy.
He smashed 6 runs and took 1 wicket in the last match against Durban Super Giants. Liam Livingstone and Moeen Ali are other good picks for today’s match.
MICT vs JSK Best Betting Odds Comparison
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MICT vs JSK Who will win?
The Joburg Super Kings are expected to win the 4th match since they have a better team. They will also enjoy the home ground advantage and are expected to win against MI Cape Town.