New Zealand Vs South Africa T20 at Auckland
Question in detailNew Zealand Vs South Africa T20 2017: It's been around two years Kiwis steered South Africa to the exit door in the World Cup 2015 semifinal at Eden Park, Auckland. The game had a dramatic end to it to get the hosts New Zealand into the final. Although a lot has changed over the years, a lone T20 clash between the same sides at the same venue must freshen up those memories. Returning to Eden Park after two years would be a revengeful feeling for the visitors. And this time they would be even more confident and hopeful of hitting the mark.
New Zealand Vs South Africa T20 2017 is going to be a thrilling battle. The hosts would like to repeat the history, while the visitors wouldn't. Their dreams are identical; both the teams would eye to become the winner of NZ Vs SA T20 2017. The home side stands first in international T20 ranking. South Africa, on the other hand, is placed at 5th far below their opponents. But, ranking has nothing to do with the result of the match. What all matters is how the teams play in a particular match.
AB de Villiers-led South Africa is up to take on New Zealand in a bilateral series, which consists of one T20, five ODIs and three Tests. With preparations for the arduous bilateral series has begun the verbal duel between the two sides. Going into New Zealand Vs South Africa T20 2017, African skipper de Villiers claims to square accounts of their last defeat they conceded in the World Cup 2015 semifinal. At the same time, he said that Kiwis are a very cunning side and can give them a tough fight. But, the reality will come on surface when the two teams face real challenges on Feb 17.
Going by the records, you'll find how dominant South Africa has been over New Zealand in the shortest format. In 14 T20 clashes so far, South Africa has beaten Kiwis in 10 games. And this increases South Africa's chances to become the winner of NZ Vs SA T20 2017.
Who will win New Zealand Vs South Africa lone T20 at Eden Park, Auckland?