The last league game of the 2019 World Cup will witness Australia locking horns against South Africa at Old Trafford in Manchester. Interestingly, the game carries as much importance as the first game of the World Cup did as which team between Australia and India will finish at the top of the points table will be decided with this encounter. South Africa, on the other hand, will look to upstage men-in-yellow and end the tournament on high.
For Australia, the likes of Steve Smith and Glenn Maxwell will look to get into form before the knockouts. South Africa’s batsman Aiden Markram will head into the game with a similar mindset.
With this, News Nation brings to you as what could be the fantasy XI for encounter between Australia and South Africa:
Wicket-Keepers: Alex Carey and Quinton de Kock
Batsmen: Steve Smith, Faf du Plessis, Hashim Amla, David Warner, Aiden Markram
All-Rounders: Glenn Maxwell
Bowlers: Mitchell Starc, Imran Tahir, Lungi Ngidi