South Africa and Pakistan once again would come face-to-face for the final time in the ongoing series. With a win in the last T20s, Proteas have won the series and would be looking to whitewash visitors. As series is in pocket, Proteas is expected to test their bench strength. In the 2nd T20I, the hosts showed an all-round performance to win the series. Here are the probable playing XI prediction for South Africa:
South Africa probable playing XI: Reeza Hendricks, Janneman Malan, Rassie van der Dussen, David Miller (C), Heinrich Klassen (WK), Wiaan Mulder, Andile Phehlukwayo, Chris Morris, Lutho Sipamla, Tabraiz Shamsi and Beuran Hendricks.
On the other hand, in a piece of good news for the visitors as their regular captain Sarfraz Ahmed, who was serving a 4-match ban, will be back in action and will resume as the captain. The team had two back-to-back unsuccessful chases and would be looking to end the Proteas tour on a winning note. Captain Sarfraz’s return is expected to benefit the side. Here are the probable playing XI for Pakistan:
Pakistan probable playing XI: Babar Azam, Fakhar Zaman, Hussain Talat, Sarfaraz Ahmed (WK&C), Shoaib Malik, Faheem Ashraf, Imad Wasim, Shadab Khan, Hasan Ali, Mohammad Amir and Shaheen Afridi.
FPJ’s dream 11 prediction: Gihahn Cloete (WK), Babar Azam, Fakhar Zaman, David Miller, Reeza Hendricks, Chris Morris, Imad Wasim, Andile Phehlukwayo, Shadab Khan, Beuran Hendricks and Tabraiz Shamsi.