The Paarl Royals (PR) are ready to be at odds with Durban Super Giants (DSG) in the 22nd match of SA20 League 2024 at the beautiful Kingsmead in Durban.
Paarl Royals are currently second in the points table with five wins of their last six matches with a NRR of 0.552. Durban Super Giants, on the other hand, are first in the points table with five wins of their six matches. They have a NRR of 1.097.
These two top teams will be meeting each other for the second time in the 2024 season. They played a match on January 26, in which Durban Super Giants won by 57 runs.
PR vs DSG Match Details
- Match – PR vs DSG, 22nd Match
- Format – 20 overs
- Venue – Kingsmead, Durban
- Date & Time – January 28, 2024 & 7:00 PM
PR vs DSG Pitch and Weather Conditions
The pitch at the Kingsmead in Durban is well-balanced with batters having a little bit more advantage. Pacers will be effective in death overs. The last match here was played between Durban Super Giants and Sunrisers Eastern Cape, where a total of 322 runs were scored at a loss of 12 wickets. The weather is expected to be clear with no chances of rain. Temperature is expected to be around 22° Celsius.
PR vs DSG Head-to-Head Records
These two teams have played a total of 3 matches. Durban Super Giants have won 2 matches, while Paarl Royals have won 1 match. Durban Super Giants won the last head-to-head by 57 runs.
PR vs DSG Toss Prediction
Durban Super Giants are expected to win the toss in PR vs DSG’s 22nd match.
PR vs DSG Predicted Playing XI
Paarl Royals: David Miller ©, Jos Buttler (wk), Obed McCoy, Tabraiz Shamsi, Lunge Ngidi, Jason Roy, Andile Phelukwayo, Bjorn Fortuin, Evan Jones, Fabian Allen, Lorcan Tucker
Durban Super Giants: Keshav Maharaj ©, Jason Smith, Quinton de Kock, Matthew Breetzke, Wiaan Mulder, Heinrich Klaasen (wk), Dwaine Pretorius, Keemo Paul, Junior Dala, Kyle Abbott, Reece Topley
PR vs DSG Probable Best Performers
Top Batter: Jos Buttler (PR)
Jos Buttler is one of the most important players of the Paarl Royals as he builds the innings from one end, allowing other players to play in their style.
He started slow, but is now amongst the highest scorers of the tournament. He has already smashed 290 runs in the last 7 matches.
Heinrich Klassen and Matthew Breetzke are other two good batter options for today’s match.
Top Bowler: Lungi Ngidi (PR)
Lungi Ngidi has impressed everyone with his superb bowling abilities in the recent SA20 League matches.
He bowls perfect yorkers and is a kind of bowler who doesn’t depend upon pitches for performance.
He has already taken 12 wickets in the last 7 matches. Reece Topley and Keshav Maharaj are other two good bowler options for today’s match.
Top All-Rounder: Marcus Stoinis (DSG)
With so many good all-rounder options in today’s match, choosing one is always difficult. But if one has to be chosen, then Marcus Stoinis is no doubt the best option.
He is one of the key players in the Durban Super Giants squad and his performance is necessary for the team to win the 2024 trophy.
He has already smashed 25 runs and taken 9 wickets in the last 4 matches. Andile Phehlukwayo and JJ Smuts are the other two good all-rounders for today’s match.
PR vs DSG Best Betting Odds Comparison
|PR vs DSG , SA20 League 2024, 22nd Match, Betting Sites
|Paarl Royals (Odds)
|Durban Super Giants (Odds)
PR vs DSG Who will win?
Durban Super Giants are expected to win the 22nd match since they have a better team and current form. They are likely to crush Paarl Royals, like they did in the last head-to-head match.