After taking a 1-0 lead within the five-match collection in commanding style, West Indies will tackle South Africa within the second T20I at Grenada on Sunday, June 27.
The hosts overcame the frustration of dropping the previous Check collection with a complete eight-wicket win boosted by opening heroics from Evin Lewis and an all-round show from the returning Andre Russell. West Indies will look to seal the collection as early as doable earlier than making an attempt out new mixtures within the lead-up to the T20 World Cup.
Temba Bavuma’s T20I captaincy debut for South Africa did not go to plan, and he wants to guide from the entrance if he’s to orchestrate a revival within the absence of veterans like Faf du Plessis. A win is important for the guests within the second T20I, given the construction of the collection and the ruthlessness of their opposition.
West Indies’ squad: Kieron Pollard (c), Chris Gayle, Evin Lewis, Lendl Simmons, Fabian Allen, Dwayne Bravo, Jason Holder, Andre Russell, Nicholas Pooran, Andre Fletcher, Sheldon Cottrell, Fidel Edwards, Akeal Hosein, Obed McCoy, Kevin Sinclair, Oshane Thomas and Hayden Walsh
South Africa’s squad: Temba Bavuma (c), Reeza Hendricks, Janneman Malan, Aiden Markram, David Miller, Rassie van der Dussen, George Linde, Sisanda Magala, Andile Phehlukwayo, Dwaine Pretorius, Lizaad Williams, Quinton de Kock, Heinrich Klaasen, Kyle Verreynne, Bjorn Fortuin, Lungi Ngidi, Anrich Nortje, Kagiso Rabada and Tabraiz Shamsi
Listed below are three gamers who could be the captain or vice-captain of your Dream11 group for the West Indies vs South Africa 2nd T20I.
#3 Chris Gayle (West Indies)
With Andre Fletcher and Evin Lewis discovering kind for West Indies within the first T20I towards South Africa, and Lendl Simmons ready within the wings as a backup opener, Chris Gayle has been relegated to No. 3.
In 4 T20I innings on the place, he has solely 61 runs at a median of 20.33 and a strike price of 100. Nonetheless, there’s purpose to consider that ‘The Universe Boss’ will come good regardless of not opening the batting.
32 of those 61 runs got here within the first T20I, at an honest strike price of 133.33. Gayle hit one 4 and three sixes after taking a couple of balls to get his eye in, and has performed the identical function for the Punjab Kings within the Indian Premier League.
Gayle is an efficient option to be the captain or vice-captain of your Dream11 group for the West Indies vs South Africa 2nd T20I.
#2 Rassie van der Dussen (South Africa)
Amidst all of the chopping and altering in management and batting order for South Africa, Rassie van der Dussen has been the group’s greatest T20I batsman by far. Persistently churning out performances throughout codecs, the 32-year-old has develop into the lynchpin at No. 4.
Van der Dussen’s final eight innings for South Africa throughout codecs learn 56*, 4, 75*, 46, 52, 34*, 60 and 123*. The primary knock on this listing, which got here within the earlier recreation, was an outstanding show of match consciousness and talent, as he took the Proteas to a defendable complete nearly single-handedly.
Because the captain or vice-captain of your Dream11 group for the West Indies vs South Africa 2nd T20I, Van der Dussen might return an enormous factors haul.
#1 Andre Russell (West Indies)
Andre Russell is again within the West Indies T20I group! In an ominous signal forward of the T20 World Cup, the explosive all-rounder returned with 23 off 12 balls, putting one 4 and three sixes to shine off the run-chase. He additionally picked up a wicket within the first innings, though he was a contact costly.
Russell’s T20I numbers might not make for excellent studying, as he does not actually have a fifty to his title within the format and has taken solely 27 wickets in 50 matches. However he is a confidence participant and he has precisely that whereas turning out for West Indies, who give him the liberty to bat in the way in which that he needs.
Sure to contribute in both (or each) of the 2 departments, Russell is a superb option to be the captain or vice-captain of your Dream11 group for the West Indies vs South Africa 2nd T20I.