Pakistan Vs South Africa ODI (Cricket world cup 2015)

by Nicholas Salgado | Posted on Thursday, February 12th, 2015 | 0

World Cup Match Preview Pakistan vs. South Africa

The next match of the world cup after India vs. West Indies is Pakistan against South Africa. This is their 4th group stage matches each. 1999 world cup runner up Pakistan was the winner of 1992 world cup. South Africa was start their world cup journey at 1992 Australia-New Zealand world cup. Between their 6 world cups South Africa had played 3 world cup semi-finals. Pakistan have won 36 matches and South Africa had won 31 matches. Pakistan had to play played 66 matches for 36 wins and South Africa got their 3 victories in just 47 matches. The 29th match of this world cup is the 72nd matches between South Africa and Pakistan so far. In this progress South Africa had won 47 matches and Pakistan had won 23 matches. The last series was won by Pakistan between them. In 3 ODI series Pakistan won by 2-1 of the series. At the last 5 matches between Pakistan and South Africa, SA won 3 matches and Pakistan won 2 matches. All last 5 matches was in 2013.

Pakistan Vs South Africa

Match Information:

Tournament: Cricket World Cup 2015

Round: Group Stage (Pool B)

Match: Pakistan vs. South Africa (live streaming ICC Cricket world cup 2015 ODI match online on PTV sports/star sports HD TV channel to watch free)

Date: 7th March,Saturday, 2015.

Venue: Eden Park, Auckland

Match: 29th match

Kick off time: 12:30 Local or GMT +9: 30

Pakistan vs. South Africa Match Broadcaster:

Arab Television Network (Middle East)

Nine Networks (Australia)

Gazi TV and Bangladesh Television (Bangladesh)

CMC (West Indies)

PTV Sports (Pakistan)

Eurosport2 (Europe)

Willow TV (United States)

Asian Television Network (Canada)s

Star Sports (China)

Star Cricket and CSN (Sri Lanka)

Sky Sport (New Zealand)

DD National (India)

Lemar TV (Afghanistan)

SuperSports (South Africa)

Television Jamaica (Jamaica)

Team squad:

Pakistan’s Team against South Africa:

Shahid Afridi, Ehsan Adil, Sarfraz Ahmed, Rahat Ali, Yasir Shah, Umar Akmal, Wahab Riaz, Sohaib Maqsood, Mohammad Irfan, Haris Sohail, Misbah-ul-Haq, Ahmed Shehzad, Younis Khan, Nasir Jamshed, Sohail Khan

South Africa’s Team against Pakistan:

AB de Villiers, H Amla, K Abbott, F Behardien, Quinton de Kock, J-P Duminy, Faf du Plessis, I Tahir, D Miller, M Morkel, W Parnell, R Rossouw, V Philander, A Phangiso, D Steyn

Match Brief:

Pakistani’s legend fast bowler WasimaAkram was played 38 matches for Pakistan in his 5 world cup appearances. This is the 4th most world cup matches for any player. In this 38 matches progress he had batted in 30 matches and scored 426 runs with a highest score of 43. Strike rate was 101.38. He had hit 11 sixes for Pakistan, this is the most by any Pakistani batsman. Boom BoomAfridi was hit 6 world cup sixes for Pakistan in his 5 appearances since 1999.

HH Gibbs was hit 28 sixes for South Africa, is the most by a South African.At the second of the list is 1999 world cup Man of the Tournament Lance Klusener and current skipper AB de Villiers. Both hit 16 sixes each.

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