SA vs BAN Today Match Prediction, Who Will Win The Match 1, Test Series, 2022

  • Match: SA vs BAN
  • Date- March 31, 2022
  • Match Format- Test, Match 1, Test Series 2022
  • Venue- Kingsmead, Durban
  • Time- 1:30 PM IST
  • Weather Forecast- Mostly Cloudy, 26

SA vs BAN, Match 1, Test Series, General Online Betting Odds

South Africa- 1.58

Bangladesh- 6.05

Draw- 4.04

SA vs BAN Betting Odds Comparison

Betting Sites with OddsSA (Odds)BAN (Odds)Draw (Odds)
1X Bet1.586.054.04

SA vs BAN Today Today Match Prediction, Match 1, Test Series

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South Africa

South African side suffered a shock defeat at home against Bangladesh in the ODI series and their situation is worsened before this 2-match test series. Six key players are missing the squad due to their commitments to Indian Premier League.

Star pace bowlers Kagiso Rabada, Lungi Ngidi, Anrich Nortje, and Marco Jansen have already landed in India to join their respective teams. In batting department Aiden Markram and David Miller are absentees. South Africa have never lost a test match against Bangladesh but have won only once in their last 9 test matches on this pitch.

Top Batters of South Africa from last match

Player1st Inning Runs2nd Inning Runs
K Verreynne04 Runs08 Runs
S Erwee108 Runs136* Runs
D Elgar41 Runs13 Runs

Top Bowlers of South Africa from last match

Player1st Inning Wickets2nd Inning Wickets
K Rabada5 Wickets3 Wickets
M Jansen4 Wickets3 Wickets
K Maharaj1 Wicket3 Wickets


Bangladesh team rank 9th in ICC Test rankings but are playing some excellent cricket recently. They made a history after winning a test match in New Zealand in their last test series and won first-ever ODI series in South Africa last week. They will be looking for another miracle with a first-ever test win in South Africa as they will be aware of key players missing this series from the opponent’s team.

Top Batters of Bangladesh from last match

Player1st Inning Runs2nd Inning Runs
Y Ali55 Runs36 Runs
N Hasan41 Runs02 Runs
L Das08 Runs102 Runs

Top Bowlers of Bangladesh from last match

Player1st Inning Wickets2nd Inning Wickets
S Islam2 Wicketsn/a
E Hossain2 Wicketsn/a
M Haque1 Wicketn/a

Venue Stats:

Match Venue     Kingsmead, Durban
Total Matches44
Matches won batting first17
Matches won bowling first13
Average 1st Inns score299
Average 2nd Inns score262
Average 3rd Inns score260
Average 4th Inns score206
Highest ScoreSouth Africa 658/9
Lowest ScoreIndia 66/10

Weather Report

The temperature is expected to hover around 26°C on the match-day with 73% humidity and 8 km/h wind speed. There are 7% chances of precipitation during the game.

  • Rain: 7%
  • Humidity: 73%
  • Wind speed: 8 km/h.
  • Temperature- 26 Degree Celsius

Pitch Report

Kingsmead pitch is excellent for the pace bowlers in the past and pitch has a good amount of grass available. Average score on this pitch is below 300 runs in all of four innings.

SA vs BAN Last Five Matches Stats

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SA vs BAN Match 1, Test Series – Today Today Match Prediction

Let’s check out the crucial playing 11 and Squad for today’s game and the Prediction for this match.

SA Squad

Dean Elgar (c), Kyle Verreynne (wk), Sarel Erwee, Keegan Petersen, Temba Bavuma, Wiaan Mulder, Keshav Maharaj, Simon Harmer, Duanne Olivier, Lutho Sipamla, Lizaad Williams, Khaya Zondo, Daryn Dupavillon, Ryan Rickelton, Glenton Stuurman.

Probable XI:

Dean Elgar (c), Sarel Erwee, Temba Bavuma, Keegan Petersen, Ryan Rickelton, Wiann Mulder, Kyle Verreynne (wk), Simon Harmer, Keshav Maharaj, Duanne Olivier, Lizaad Williams.

BAN Squad

Mominul Haque (c), Liton Das (wk), Tamim Iqbal, Shadman Islam, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim, Taijul Islam, Taskin Ahmed, Abu Jayed, Ebadot Hossain, Shoriful Islam, Nurul Hasan, Yasir Ali, Mehidy Hasan, Najmul Hossain Shanto, Shohidul Islam, Khaled Ahmed, Mahmudul Hasan Joy.

Probable XI:

Tamim Iqbal, Shadman Islam, Najmul Hossain Shanto, Mominul Haque (c), Liton Das (wk), Yasir Ali, Nurul Hasan, Mahidy Hasan Miraz, Taskin Ahmed, Shoriful Islam, Ebadot Hossain.

Head 2 Head Stats (12 Games)

TeamsSA WinBAN WinN/R
Last 5 games302

SA vs BAN Top Player:

PlayerStatistics (Test Career)
D Elgar4637 Runs
T Bavuma2418 Runs
K Maharaj134 Wickets
D Oliver56 Wickets
T Iqbal4788 Runs
Mominul Haque3501 Runs
M Hasan1012 Runs and 119 Wickets
T Ahmed23 Wickets

Who will win the match, Today Today Match Prediction:

South Africa are expected to win the first test match against Bangladesh

Bangladesh team made history with an ODI series win in South Africa but face a different challenge in the first test match. They have a very poor record in South Africa, where they have lost 6 test matches, 5 of them by an inning. South Africa has an excellent record against Bangladesh in test format, but they have struggled a big on this pitch. South Africa has never lost a test match against Bangladesh but 2 of their last 5 matches were drawn.

Popular Betting Odds For SA vs BAN Match 1, Test Series, Cricket Betting Tips

Top Batter from South Africa – Kyle Verreynne

The young South African wicket-keeper batsman is in good form recently and will be a key player for the host in this entire series. He scored an unbeaten century in his last test inning and scored a fifty in the 2nd match of ODI series against Bangladesh. Verreynne has scored 248 runs in 6 test matches with an average of 31.00 and a strike rate of 51.99.

Top Batter from Bangladesh – Litton Das

The middle-order wicket-keeper batsman is in form of his life in every format of the game and is one of the players for visiting team. He finished recently won one-day series as a second-highest run-scorer and has been the best test batsman for Bangladesh in last three series. Litton Das has scored 1649 runs in 29 matches with an average of 34.35 and a strike rate of 58.28.

Top Bowler from South Africa– Keshav Maharaj

The star South African spinner will be leading an inexperienced bowling unit on the pitch which has favored pacers in the past. Keshav Maharaj took 3 wickets in his last test inning against South Africa. He has taken 134 wickets in 40 test matches with an average of 32.88 and an economy rate of 3.18.

Top Bowler from Bangladesh – Taskin Ahmed

The 26-year-old right-arm pacer is in excellent form recently and won man of the series award in the recently won ODI series against South Africa. His test career is still in making but his current form makes him best bowler for the visiting side. Taskin Ahmed has taken 23 wickets in 10 test matches with an average of 56.73 and an economy rate of 3.79.