Advertisement

Match 16 of the SA20 League, 2024 will be played between MI Cape Town and Durban's Super Giants (MICT vs DSG). The match will be played at the Newlands, Cape Town on 23rd January at 09:00 PM IST.

MICT vs DSG (MI Cape Town vs Durban's Super Giants), Match 16 - Match Information

Match: MI Cape Town vs Durban's Super Giants, Match 16
Date: 23rd January, 2024
Time: 09:00 PM IST
Venue: Newlands, Cape Town

MICT vs DSG (MI Cape Town vs Durban's Super Giants), Match 16 Preview

MI Cape Town have played 5 matches in the series and they are currently ranked fourth on the points table, while Durban's Super Giants have also played 5 matches in the series and they are currently ranked third on the points table.

SA20 League, 2024 Points Table

The points table of SA20 League, 2024. Detailed table of matches played, matches won, matches lost and Net run-rate.

Team P W L Pts. NRR
PR 5 4 1 18 +1.216
SUNE 5 3 1 15 +1.279
DSG 5 3 2 13 +0.583
MICT 5 2 3 9 +0.591
JSK 5 1 3 6 -2.150
PRC 5 1 4 4 -1.658

In their previous encounter in this series, Heinrich Klaasen was the Man of the Match and Ryan Rickelton scored the highest fantasy points for MI Cape Town with 123 match fantasy points while Heinrich Klaasen topped the fantasy points leaderboard for Durban's Super Giants with 131 match fantasy points.

In the last match played by MI Cape Town against Paarl Royals, Paarl Royals beat MI Cape Town by 59 runs. The top fantasy player for MI Cape Town was Nuwan Thushara who scored 80 fantasy points.

In their last match in this series against Sunrisers Eastern Cape, Sunrisers Eastern Cape beat Durban's Super Giants by 5 wickets. The top fantasy player for Durban's Super Giants was Wiaan Mulder who scored 81 fantasy points.

MICT vs DSG, Newlands, Cape Town Pitch Report and Weather Conditions

The pitch at the Newlands, Cape Town is a balanced pitch. The average 1st innings score at this venue in the last 20 matches is 157 runs. The pitch at the Newlands, Cape Town is a balanced one with decent assistance for both batters and bowlers on offer. The team winning the toss may decide to bat or bowl depending on the ground conditions today.

Weather Report for Newlands, Cape Town

The temperature is expected to be around 25°C and humidity is expected to be around 53%. 4.46 m/s winds are expected.

Pace or Spin?

The pacers have taken 80% of the total wickets at this venue. Hence picking up pacers for your fantasy team should be a good idea. 

MICT vs DSG, Head-to-Head

In the 3 matches played between these 2 teams, Durban's Super Giants won all their matches. MI Cape Town do not have a good record against Durban's Super Giants. Based on our analysis and trends, we predict that Durban's Super Giants will win this match. The all-rounders of both teams have earned the most fantasy points for their respective teams so far.

MICT vs DSG Dream11 Prediction: Top Batter and Wicket-Keeper Picks

M - Matches Played, R - Runs, Avg R - Average Runs, W - Wickets, Avg W - Average Wickets, RR - Recent Scores, RW - Recent Wickets

Player M R Avg R W Avg W RR RW
Ryan Rickelton 5 342 68.4 0 0 5, 94, 58, 98, 87 -
Heinrich Klaasen 5 194 38.8 0 0 31, 1, 64, 13, 85 -
Matthew Breetzke 5 163 32.6 0 0 35, 33, 13, 43, 39 -
  1. Ryan David Rickelton

    Ryan Rickelton is a fairly consistent player in terms of fantasy points. He has an average of 67 match fantasy points in the last 10 games and a fantasy rating of 9.9. This player is a top-order batter who bats left-handed and also keeps wickets. In the recently played 5 matches, Ryan Rickelton has scored 5, 94, 58, 98 and 87 runs averaging 68.4 per match.

  2. Heinrich Klaasen

    Heinrich Klaasen is a wicket-keeper with an average of 46 match fantasy points in the last 10 games, a fantasy rating of 8.7 and is a fairly consistent player in terms of fantasy points. He is a right-handed batter and also keeps wickets. In the last 5 matches, this player has scored 31, 1, 64, 13 and 85 runs at an average of 38.8 per match.

  3. Matthew Paul Breetzke

    Matthew Breetzke is a fairly consistent player in terms of fantasy points. Matthew Breetzke has an average of 32 match fantasy points in the last 10 games and a fantasy rating of 7.7. He is a top-order, right-handed batter. In the recently played 5 matches, this player has scored 163 runs averaging 32.6 per match.

MICT vs DSG Dream11 Prediction: Top Bowler Picks

M - Matches Played, R - Runs, Avg R - Average Runs, W - Wickets, Avg W - Average Wickets, RR - Recent Scores, RW - Recent Wickets

Player M R Avg R W Avg W RR RW
Reece Topley 4 0 0 8 1.6 0, 0, 0, 0, 0 1, 3, 0, 3, 1
Olly Stone 5 0 0 4 0.8 - 1, 0, 2, 1, 0
Naveen-ul-Haq 4 1 0.2 5 1 0, 1, 0, 0, 0 0, 0, 1, 0, 4
  1. Reece James William Topley

    Reece Topley is a bowler with an average of 50 match fantasy points in the last 10 games, a fantasy rating of 8.4 and can be a good safe pick for your Dream11 Team. Reece Topley bowls left-arm fast-medium and in the recently played 4 matches, he has taken 8 wickets at an average of 1.6.

  2. Oliver Peter Stone

    Olly Stone is a bowler with an average of 34 match fantasy points in the last 10 games, a fantasy rating of 8 and is a very inconsistent player in terms of fantasy points and can be a high-risk, high-returns pick in your team. This player bowls right-arm fast and in the recently played 5 matches, Olly Stone has taken 1, 0, 2, 1 and 0 wickets at an average of 0.8. He has been very successful against this team, taking 1 and 4 wickets in recent matches. This player has bowled well at this venue as in the last 5 matches Olly Stone played here, he has taken 1, 0, 4 and 2 wickets.

  3. Naveen-ul-Haq Murid

    Naveen-ul-Haq is a differential player for your Fantasy Team. He has an average of 33 match fantasy points in the last 10 games and a fantasy rating of 7.4. This player bowls right-arm medium-fast and in the recently played 4 matches, Naveen-ul-Haq has taken 0, 0, 1, 0 and 4 wickets at an average of 1.

MICT vs DSG Dream11 Prediction: Top All-Rounder Picks

M - Matches Played, R - Runs, Avg R - Average Runs, W - Wickets, Avg W - Average Wickets, RR - Recent Scores, RW - Recent Wickets

Player M R Avg R W Avg W RR RW
JJ Smuts 3 42 8.4 1 0.2 9, 0, 27, 6, 0 0, 0, 0, 0, 1
Thomas Kaber 4 23 4.6 4 0.8 0, 14, 0, 0, 9 1, 0, 3, 0, 0
Dwaine Pretorius 3 48 9.6 2 0.4 23, 0, 19, 6, 0 0, 1, 0, 0, 1
  1. Jon-Jon Trevor Smuts

    JJ Smuts can be a good pick for your Dream11 Team. He has an average of 63 match fantasy points in the last 10 games and a fantasy rating of 9.5. This player is a top-order, right-handed batter. In the last 3 matches, JJ Smuts has scored 9, 0, 27, 6 and 0 runs averaging 8.4 per match.

  2. Thomas Phillip Kaber

    Thomas Kaber is a good-to-have player for your Dream11 Fantasy Team. He has an average of 45 match fantasy points in the last 10 games and a fantasy rating of 8.6. This player bowls slow left-arm chinaman and in the recent 4 matches, Thomas Kaber has taken 1, 0, 3, 0 and 0 wickets at an average of 0.8.

  3. Dwaine Pretorius

    Dwaine Pretorius is a fairly consistent player in terms of fantasy points. He has an average of 37 match fantasy points in the last 10 games and a fantasy rating of 8.1. This player bowls right-arm medium-fast and in the recently played 3 matches, Dwaine Pretorius has taken 0, 1, 0, 0 and 1 wickets at an average of 0.4.

MICT vs DSG Dream11 Prediction: Top Players of the Last Match

M - Matches Played, R - Runs, Avg R - Average Runs, W - Wickets, Avg W - Average Wickets, RR - Recent Scores, RW - Recent Wickets

Player M R Avg R W Avg W RR RW
Ryan Rickelton 5 342 68.4 0 0 5, 94, 58, 98, 87 -
Wiaan Mulder 5 152 30.4 0 0 52, 12, 0, 5, 83 0, 0, 0, 0, 0
Rassie van der Dussen 5 210 42 0 0 0, 41, 41, 104, 24 -
Marcus Stoinis 3 14 2.8 3 0.6 1, 0, 0, 13, 0 0, 2, 1, 0, 0
Heinrich Klaasen 5 194 38.8 0 0 31, 1, 64, 13, 85 -
Sam Curran 3 55 11 1 0.2 18, 0, 0, 0, 37 0, 0, 1, 0, 0

The top point-getters for MI Cape Town are Ryan Rickelton with 139 match fantasy points, Rassie van der Dussen with 67 match fantasy points and Sam Curran with 39 match fantasy points.

The top point-getters for Durban's Super Giants are Wiaan Mulder with 81 match fantasy points, Marcus Stoinis with 65 match fantasy points and Heinrich Klaasen with 60 match fantasy points.

MICT vs DSG Dream11 Prediction: Top Captain and Vice-Captain Picks

M - Matches Played, R - Runs, Avg R - Average Runs, W - Wickets, Avg W - Average Wickets, RR - Recent Scores, RW - Recent Wickets

Player M R Avg R W Avg W RR RW
Ryan Rickelton 5 342 68.4 0 0 5, 94, 58, 98, 87 -
JJ Smuts 3 42 8.4 1 0.2 9, 0, 27, 6, 0 0, 0, 0, 0, 1
Heinrich Klaasen 5 194 38.8 0 0 31, 1, 64, 13, 85 -
Thomas Kaber 4 23 4.6 4 0.8 0, 14, 0, 0, 9 1, 0, 3, 0, 0
Reece Topley 4 0 0 8 1.6 0, 0, 0, 0, 0 1, 3, 0, 3, 1
  1. Ryan David Rickelton

    Ryan Rickelton is a wicket-keeper with an average of 67 match fantasy points in the last 10 games, a fantasy rating of 9.9 and is a good-to-have player for your Fantasy Team. He is a top-order, left-handed batter and also keeps wickets. In the recent 5 matches, this player has scored 342 runs at an average of 68.4 per match.

  2. Jon-Jon Trevor Smuts

    JJ Smuts can be a good pick for your Dream11 Team. JJ Smuts has an average of 63 match fantasy points in the last 10 games and a fantasy rating of 9.5. He is a top-order batter who bats right-handed. In the recent 3 matches, this player has scored 42 runs at an average of 8.4 per match.

  3. Heinrich Klaasen

    Heinrich Klaasen is a wicket-keeper with an average of 46 match fantasy points in the last 10 games, a fantasy rating of 8.7 and can be a good pick for your Dream11 Team. Heinrich Klaasen is a right-handed batter and also keeps wickets. In the recently played 5 matches, he has scored 31, 1, 64, 13 and 85 runs averaging 38.8 per match.

  4. Thomas Phillip Kaber

    Thomas Kaber is an all-rounder with an average of 45 match fantasy points in the last 10 games, a fantasy rating of 8.6 and can be a good pick for your Dream11 Team. This player is a slow left-arm chinaman bowler and in the recent 4 matches, Thomas Kaber has taken 1, 0, 3, 0 and 0 wickets at an average of 0.8.

  5. Reece James William Topley

    Reece Topley is a bowler with an average of 50 match fantasy points in the last 10 games, a fantasy rating of 8.4 and is a very consistent player in terms of fantasy points. He is a left-arm fast-medium bowler and in the recent 4 matches, this player has taken 1, 3, 0, 3 and 1 wickets at an average of 1.6.

MICT vs DSG Squad Information

Durban's Super Giants (DSG) Squad: Marcus Stoinis, JJ Smuts, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Quinton de Kock, Prenelan Subrayen, Dwaine Pretorius, Keshav Maharaj, Junior Dala, Kyle Mayers, Reece Topley, Heinrich Klaasen, Jason Smith, Keemo Paul, Tony de Zorzi, Wiaan Mulder, Matthew Breetzke, Richard Gleeson, Naveen-ul-Haq, Bryce Parsons and Noor Ahmad.

MI Cape Town (MICT) Squad: Kieron Pollard, Rassie van der Dussen, Thomas Kaber, Beuran Hendricks, George Linde, Olly Stone, Kagiso Rabada, Liam Livingstone, Jofra Archer, Ryan Rickelton, Grant Roelofsen, Sam Curran, Rashid Khan, Delano Potgieter, Nuwan Thushara, Tom Banton, Nealan van Heerden, Duan Jansen, Chris Benjamin, Dewald Brevis and Connor Esterhuizen.

MICT vs DSG Possible Playing XI

Durban's Super Giants (DSG) Possible Playing XI: Heinrich Klaasen, Matthew Breetzke, Quinton de Kock, Reece Topley, Keshav Maharaj, Naveen-ul-Haq, Noor Ahmad, JJ Smuts, Wiaan Mulder, Marcus Stoinis and Dwaine Pretorius.

MI Cape Town (MICT) Possible Playing XI: Ryan Rickelton, Rassie van der Dussen, Connor Esterhuizen, Dewald Brevis, Kagiso Rabada, Olly Stone, Sam Curran, Thomas Kaber, Liam Livingstone, Kieron Pollard and George Linde.

MICT vs DSG Dream11 Team Today

Wicket-Keepers: Ryan Rickelton and Heinrich Klaasen

Batter: Delano Potgieter

All-Rounders: JJ Smuts, Thomas Kaber and Liam Livingstone

Bowlers: Reece Topley, Olly Stone, Naveen-ul-Haq, Noor Ahmad and Keshav Maharaj

Captain: Ryan Rickelton

Vice-Captain: Delano Potgieter

​​​​​​​Photo credit: Alamy

Advertisement