The 4-match Test series between England and South Africa is set to begin today. The first Test match is scheduled for December 26. The match is going to be held at the SuperSport Park Cricket stadium.
Both teams want to win the first match because winning the first match makes the series win a lot easier.
If we want to talk about South Africa, there are many young players in South Africa. The layers such as Duplessis, Quinton Dickock and Aiden Markram in the batting line up.
On the other hand, England has players such as Joe Root, Ben Stokes, and James Anderson. England has not had a very good performance in the previous matches. Let’s see what they do this time.
It remains to be seen what strategy both teams take on.
South Africa vs England 1st Test Playing 11
The following is a list of the players to play in this match.
England – Rory Burns, Dominic Sibley, Joe Denley, Joe Root (c), Ben Stokes, Jose Butler, Sam Curran, Chris Woakes, Jofra Archer, Stuart Broad, James Anderson.
South Africa – Dean Elgar, Aiden Markram, Zubair Hamza, Rasi van der Dussen, Faf du Plessis (C), Quinton de Cock (WK), Vernon Philander, Keshav Maharaj, Kagiso Rabada, Enrique Narje, Dwin Pratorius .