- South Africa gain toss and bowl
- Injured Steyn clean lacking for SA
- Bangladesh opener Tamim handed fit
- Play begins at 10:30 BST, The Oval
- SA misplaced to England in opener
- Bangladesh’s first game in competitors
South Africa are wearing their second yellow equipment this day, with Bangladesh in green.
All facets are out on the field, with the anthems beneath draw.
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There will be a chunk of of field within the South Africa camp if they lose this game. There will be some nerves. They’ll wish to gain and gain effectively and originate constructing some momentum.
They’re utilizing the identical pitch this day as England v South Africa within the World Cup opener.
There used to be disappear and jump on offer then and a chunk of of grip, but runs whenever you happen to batted sensibly.
How will it play here? Will there be remarkable extra in it for the bowlers?
Bangladesh can indulge in to bat thoroughly against the Proteas quicks either draw.
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It’s now not a broad surprise that South Africa indulge in decided to bowl. Especially with potentially a chunk of of climate spherical and the manner the video games indulge in long previous to this level.
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Hashim Amla is ruled out for South Africa with concussion after he used to be hit by Jofra Archer within the World Cup opener. David Miller comes in for him, whereas all-rounder Chris Morris replaces Dwaine Pretorius. Dale Steyn is clean out with a shoulder injure.
South Africa: Quinton de Kock (wkt), Aiden Markram, Faf du Plessis (capt), Rassie van der Dussen, David Miller, JP Duminy, Andile Phehlukwayo, Chris Morris, Kagiso Rabada, Lungi Ngidi, Imran Tahir.
Bangladesh: Tamim Iqbal, Soumya Sarkar, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim (wkt), Mohammad Mithun, Mahmudullah, Mosaddek Hossain, Mohammad Saifuddin, Mehedi Hasan, Mashrafe Mortaza (capt), Mustafizur Rahman.
Umpires: Joel Wilson, Paul Reiffel.
TV umpire: Kumar Dharmasena; match referee: David Boon.
Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Mortaza: “We are very remarkable confident. We indulge in to play effectively and play troublesome.”
South Africa captain Faf du Plessis: “We’re playing an further seamer this day for further disappear in present traditional or now not it’s about making the a entire lot of the first 15 overs and inflicting Bangladesh some considerations.
“Now we indulge in received to learn from the earlier game. We did effectively to limit England to perfect over 300 and we were most attention-grabbing one partnership away from in level of truth troubling England.
“You should remind your self to defend tranquil. Obviously you must gain your first game but it completely’s a lengthy match and now we indulge in received to remind ourselves that we played the favourites.”
Faf du Plessis wishes to assault Bangladesh early on with his disappear bowlers.
Captains Faf du Plessis and Mashrafe Mortaza are out within the heart.
Here comes the coin toss…
Afghanistan appeared devour they’d secure skittled for now not remarkable over a hundred after falling for seventy seven-5 against Australia before some unhurried-present hitting took them to 207 all out.
The Aussies made rather easy work of the reply, winning by seven wickets as Aaron Finch hit sixty six and David Warner struck an unbeaten 89.
And trip Warner and Steve Smith were booed.
Original Zealand entirely thrashed Sri Lanka by 10 wickets to secure their World Cup marketing campaign up and running.
Sri Lanka were bundled out for 136, with disappear bowlers Matt Henry and Lockie Ferguson taking three wickets every.
Dark Caps openers Colin Munro and Martin Guptill then chased down the draw in perfect Sixteen.1 overs. Ouch.
Morning. Welcome to dwell protection of South Africa against Bangladesh at The Oval.
The Proteas were overwhelmed by England within the World Cup opener on Wednesday.
Bangladesh secure their marketing campaign beneath draw this day.
Toss and group files to prepare.
104 runs, seven wickets, 10 wickets, seven wickets.
We haven’t precisely had a shut game but in this World Cup. England’s opening gain over South Africa being basically the most attention-grabbing to this level.
Will South Africa and Bangladesh abet up a nail-biter this day?