Host South Africa will keen to start their home season on a winning note when they take on England in the three-match T20I series.. Dale Steyn was overlooked as South Africa announced T20I and ODI squads for the upcoming series against England. Uncapped pacer Glenn Stuurman has been named in both the squad, while Faf du Plessis makes a return to the national setup.
On the other hand, England have announced their full-strength squad for the upcoming T20I series against South Africa. All-rounder Ben Stokes and pacer Jofra Archer are also included in England T20I squad. Eoin Morgan will lead the side for South Africa vs England 2020 T20I series.
Here are some of the key stats related to South Africa vs England 2020 T20I Series
2016 was the last time South Africa won a bilateral one-day series against England. South Africa have lost their last two T20I series against England.
18 matches have been played between South Africa and England in the T20 format. South Africa have managed to register nine victories to their name, while England have managed to come out top on eight occasions. One T20 game ended in no-result.
1 century for Former South African captain Faf du Plessis in the T20 Format. He has accumulated 1345 runs in 44 T20I matches at an average of 35.39.
153 runs needed by England Captain Eoin Morgan to complete 500 runs for South Africa in one-day internationals. He currently has scored 347 runs in 15 matches at an average of 31.54 with three half-centuries to his name.
157 runs required by England opener Jonny Bairstow to complete 1000 runs in T20 internationals. Bairstow currently has scored 843 runs in 43 T20I matches at an average of 26.34 with five half-centuries to his name.
132 runs required by South African middle-order batsman David Miller to complete 1500 runs in the T20 cricket. Miller has accumulated 1368 runs in 75 T20I matches at an average of 29.73 with one century and two half-centuries to his name
1 wicket needed by England Leg-spinner Adil Rashid to complete 50 wickets in the T20 format. Rashid has claimed 49 wickets in 49 matches at an average of 25.42.