Paarl Royals take on Sunrisers Eastern Cape in match 14 of the inaugural SA20 League on January 19. The league has transformed the domestic 20 structure in the country with several young talents getting a platform. With several IPL franchises buying the teams, the league certainly has become richer in revenue as well.
The Royals have won two and lost two games out of their first four games. Sunrisers registered their first win in their last game beating the MI Cape Town side. They lost back-to-back games against the Pretoria Capitals to start their campaign.
A total of 6 teams are part of the tournament. MI Cape Town, Paarl Royals, Durban Super Giants, Joburg Super Kings, Sunrisers Eastern Cape, and Pretoria Capitals are the 6 teams that are part of the tournament. In the opening game of January 10, MI Cape Town locked horns with Paarl Royals. The SA20 2023 final will take place on February 11.
Pretoria Capitals is led by Rilee Rossouw while Joburg Super Kings is led by Faf du Plessis. David Miller leads Paarl Royals while Quinton de Kock leads Durban Super Giants. Rashid Khan leads MI Cape Town. Aiden Markram is leading the Sunriser’s outfit.
A total of 33 games will take place during SA20 2023. During the league stage, every team will face another team twice. At the end of the league stage, the top 4 teams in the points table will qualify for the semi-finals.
Recent Venue Records (Boland Park, Paarl)
STATS – T20
Total matches 1
Matches won bowling first 1
Average 1st Inns scores 146
Average 2nd Inns scores 147
Highest total recorded 147/6 (19.5 Ov) by ENG vs RSA
Highest score chased 147/6 (19.5 Ov) by ENG vs RSA
Who Will Score Most Runs For Paarl Royals: Jos Buttler / David Miller
Who Will Take Most Wickets Paarl Royals: Bjorn Fortuin / Lungi Ngidi
Who Will Score Most Runs For Sunrisers Eastern Cape: Aiden Markram / Tristan Stubbs
Who Will Pick Most Wickets For Sunrisers Eastern Cape: Sisanda Magala / Brydon Carse
PRL vs EAC Match Prediction- Who Will Win Today SA20 Match? SA20 2023, Match 14
Paarl Royals look the much stronger of the two side and having won their last game will have the confidence heading into this game. Sunrisers also won their previous game beating the MI Cape Town side. It is expected to be a close contest.