The Paarl Royals (PR) are ready to be at odds with Joburg Super Kings (JSK) in the 17th match of SA20 League 2024 at the beautiful Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg.
This is a battle between one of the top teams and bottom teams of the SA20 League 2024. Joburg Super Kings, are currently placed fifth in the points table despite having a strong squad as they have won 1 of their last 5 matches.
Paarl Royals, on the other hand, are currently leading the points table with 4 wins of their last 5 matches.
PR vs JSK Match Details
- Match – PR vs JSK, 17th Match
- Format – 20 overs
- Venue – Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
- Date & Time – January 24, 2024 & 9:00 PM
PR 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 clear with no chances of rain. Temperature is expected to be around 22° Celsius.
PR vs JSK Head-to-Head Records
A total of 3 matches have been played between these two teams. The numbers are favoring Paarl Royals, since they have won 2 matches, while 1 match was abandoned due to rain.
PR vs JSK Toss Prediction
Joburg Super Kings are expected to win the toss in PR vs JSK’s 17th match.
PR vs JSK Predicted Playing XI
Paarl Royals: Jason Roy, Jos Buttler (wk), Wihan Lubbe, David Miller (c), Mitchell Van Buuren, Fabian Allen, Andile Phehlukwayo, Bjorn Fortuin, Lungi Ngidi, Tabraiz Shamsi, Obed McCoy
Joburg Super Kings: Reeza Hendricks, Faf du Plessis (c), Leus du Plooy, Moeen Ali, Sibonelo Makhanya, Donovan Ferreira (wk), David Wiese, Romario Shepherd, Lizaad Williams, Nandre Burger, Imran Tahir
PR vs JSK Probable Best Performers
Top Batter: Jos Buttler (PR)
Jos Buttler is the most important player of this team. His ability to provide an early advantage to the team and then anchor the innings helps other batters.
He didn’t look in his best form during the 1st match against Pretoria Capitals, but after that he is dominating in every match. He has already smashed 223 runs in the last five matches.
He loves playing against Joburg Super Kings and is expected to perform well in the top order.
Top Bowler: Lungi Ngidi (PR)
Lungi Ngidi has impressed everyone with his superb bowling abilities in the recent T20 matches.
He bowls perfect yorkers and is a kind of bowler who doesn’t depend upon pitches for performance.
He has already taken 10 wickets in the last five. Last time he played against Joburg Super Kings, he took 3 crucial wickets.
Top All-Rounder: Romario Shepherd (JSK)
With so many good all-rounder options in today’s match, choosing one is always difficult. But if one has to be chosen, then Romario Shepherd is no doubt the best option.
He is currently the only in-form player in the Joburg Super Kings squad and his performance is necessary for the team to make a strong comeback in SA20 league 2024.
He has already smashed 34 runs and taken 5 wickets in the last four matches. Andile Phehlukwayo is another good all-rounder for today’s match.
PR vs JSK Best Betting Odds Comparison
|PR vs JSK , SA20 League 2024, 17th Match, Betting Sites
|Paarl Royals (Odds)
|Joburg Super Kings (Odds)
PR vs JSK Who will win?
Paarl Royals are expected to win the 17th match since they have a better team and current form also favors them. They also have dominating head-to-head stats, so they are likely to crush the Joburg Super Kings.