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ODI World Cup 2023 Match Prediction: New Zealand vs South Africa 1 November: Who Will Win?

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NZ and SA will meet on 1 November in a high-profile clash of World Cup 2023. At the business end of the competition, the stakes are sky high. The winner of the match will take a giant stride towards cementing a semi-final slot. We can expect a hard-fought match between two well-matched teams.

New Zealand vs South Africa Match Info

Match:Match 32, ODI World Cup 2023
Date:1 November 2023 (14:00 IST)
Venue:MCA Stadium, Pune
Where to watch:Star Sports

Weather and Pitch Report

On 1 November, Pune will experience sunny daytime weather with the temperature at 33 degrees Celsius. The nighttime temperature will reduce to 23 degrees. With humidity touching 25 percent, rain will stay away.

The wicket at Pune has traditionally been a batting track, with 300 plus scores often registered. In the previous World Cup match here, India chased down a 250-plus target against Bangladesh.

NZ vs SA Match Prediction

New Zealand vs South Africa Today Prediction: South Africa to Win

New Zealand are among the most balanced sides of the World Cup. In Conway, they have one of the world’s best batters who helped CSK to a fifth IPL trophy in 2023. His IPL experience gave Conway a good look at Indian playing conditions. Ravindra’s batting has been a revelation. A left hander at number three helps the Kiwis to gain perfect acceleration in the powerplay overs. The Kiwis bat all the way down to Santner at number eight.

The NZ bowlers have delivered when it mattered. Boult, Henry and Fergusson form a great pace trio, while Santner is arguably the best spinner of the competition.

SA have proved to be a batting powerhouse. The team management must thank De Kock who has helped himself to three tons in his first four matches. De Kock’s form has rubbed off on Van der Dussen, Markram and Klaasen, all of whom have registered centuries. SA’s lone batting failure against Netherlands was an aberration. Like NZ, SA bat deep, with Jansen at number seven capable of making a big score.

The Proteas bowlers have stepped up, bowling out Sri Lanka, Australia, England and Bangladesh in the bargain. SA’s superior batting combined with a competent bowling attack gives them the edge over New Zealand. Thus, I predict that SA will beat NZ in their ODI World Cup match on 1 November.

Today Match Toss Prediction Astrology

I favour New Zealand in my best toss prediction. In my today World Cup toss prediction, I can foresee NZ skipper Latham calling correctly.

Cricket World Cup Match Prediction 2023 Today Match Astrology

My today cricket world cup match prediction veers in South Africa’s direction. In my match prediction 100 sure, I expect SA to prevail over NZ on 1 November.

New Zealand vs South Africa Win Probability

SA is likely to enjoy a win probability of 58%.

Probable XIs Playing

The following are the best possible playing elevens that could feature in the ODI World Cup match on 1 November.

New Zealand

Young, Conway, Ravindra, Mitchell, Latham, Phillips, Chapman, Santner, Boult, Henry, Ferguson.

South Africa

De Kock, Hendricks, Van der Dussen, Markram, Klaasen, Miller, Jansen, Maharaj, Ngidi, Rabada, Coetzee.

Today Cricket World Cup Match Dream 11 Team

I must now focus on naming my today ICC cricket world cup match prediction dream 11. In my ICC World Cup dream 11 prediction, I list the following players:

De Kock, Conway, Markram, Ravindra (VC), Klaasen, Latham (C), Miller, Santner, Boult, Rabada, Jansen.

New Zealand vs South Africa ODI World Cup Match Odds

In this segment, we discuss the bookmakers’ odds offered for the NZ vs SA ODI World Cup match.

Bookmakers’ odds of 1.70 favour SA over NZ who attract odds of 2.15.

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Probable Best Batter

SA batter Aiden Markram will make the most runs in the match on 1 November.

Probable Best Bowler

SA paceman Jansen will be the best bowler of his side’s World Cup match against SA.

Our Match Betting Tip Today

South Africa to win…

My readers must use the points discussed to arrive at an independent educated wagering decision.