On Thursday, September 28, the second one-day international (ODI) of the three-match series takes place at the City Oval in Pietermaritzburg.
South Africa, the hosts, put in a solid effort in the opening match against the White Ferns on Sunday to follow up an impressive ODI series victory in Pakistan. With four wickets in hand and 17 balls remaining, the home team completed a valiant victory after limiting New Zealand to 235/8.
Details of the second ODI between South Africa and New Zealand are as follows:
Location: Pietermaritzburg’s City Oval
Date: September 28, 2013, at noon (IST).
Information about live streaming: Sony Sports Network
This is going to be the first women’s ODI that will be played on a pitch that has been Pietermaritzburg hosted the game. This location has hosted two men’s ODI matches, with an average first innings score of 218. The team that wins the toss may decide to bowl first in order to evaluate the pitch, which is anticipated to remain unchanged during the entire game.
Possible starting lineup for South Africa women (SA-W) vs. New Zealand women (NZ-W) South Africa women (SA-W): Laura Wolvaardt (C), Tazmin Brits, Lara Goodall, Sune Luus, Marizanne Kapp, Chloe Tryon, Nadine de Klerk, Sinalo Jafta (wk), Ayabonga Khaka, Masabata Klaas, Nonkululeko Mlab
Suzie Bates, Amelia Kerr, Sophie Devine (C), Maddy Green, Georgia Plimmer, Brooke Halliday, Hannah Rowe, Isabella Gaze (wk), Lea Tahuhu, Jess Kerr, and Eden Carson are examples of New Zealand women (NZ-W).
Probable Best performers: Most likely Lara Goodall is the best batter.
Probable Eden, best bowler