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3 Teams Compete as Favourite to Win SA20 2024: Sunrisers Eastern Cape, Durban’s Super Giants & Joburg Super Kings
Although we know that Sunrisers Eastern Cape, the defending champions cannot be left out of the list of favorites to win SA20 2024. But still, there are a few more teams on the list competing as the “Favourite Win”. There are debates and discussions across different social media platforms regarding who is the favorite to win SA20 2024.
The majority of the audiences are posting on social media that Durban’s Super Giants is the favorite to win SA20 2024. However, they have been playing their best performances and won the first 3 matches.
Why Durban’s Super Giants Team is Favourite to Win SA20 2024
The Durban’s Super Giants stand at the Top of the Points Table with 12 points. The team is led by willful spinner – Keshav Maharaj. The entire team is in form, performing tremendously throughout the competition. The Super Giants started their campaign with an 11-run win against MI Cape Town. After that they got the better of the defending champions, Sunrisers Eastern Cape. Their win over the JoBurg Super Kings last night took them to the top of the points table.
The Durban’s Super Giants have made an early clear statement in the competition. However, they were in 5th position in the previous year. But this time they have decided to be determined to win the SA20 2024.
Durban’s Super Giants’ Strongest Batting Units in Tournament
Undoubtedly, we could witness that the Durban’s Super Giants have the best and strongest batting units in the tournament.
The team has Quinton de Kock at the top. Whereas Heinrich Klaasen and Nicholas Pooran handled the middle order. As you can see their order, they have perfectly covered their base in the batting department.
However, Klaasen set the tournament on fire scoring with his wonder knocks – 85 Runs out of 35 balls and 64 Runs off 41 balls.
Meanwhile, against the Super Kings, Pooran also has a smashing strike rate of 195 with his unbeaten 60 Runs off 31 balls. Even JJ Smuts gave a good touch by scoring 75 runs off 38 balls.
Why Sunrisers Eastern Cape Team is Favourite to win SA20 2024
We know that the team is led by Markram. The reason why Sunrisers Eastern Cape are favorites to win SA20 2024 is because they have very good talented players. Sarel Erwee, Marco Jansen, Tristan Stubbs, and a few other talented players belong to this team.
Also, a few other players like Dawid Malan, Captain Markram himself, Temba Bavuma, and other well-established players are there in the team. The main challenge for them is to meet their fans’ expectations who have extreme hopes that this time Sunrisers Eastern Cape will win SA20 2024.
Sunrisers Eastern Cape Strong Batting Lineup
The Sunrisers Eastern Cape batting lineup is awesome. There are a few experienced batsmen – Temba Bavuma and Dawid Malan at the top. After that, the order is followed by the captain himself – Markram, whose form is very good in the top order.
However, Sarel Erwee is likely to bat at 4th position. All the above-mentioned players have proved themselves by giving their best performance at the highest level.
As the order reduces after wickets, the Sunrisers Eastern Cape have deadly finishers – Tristan Stubbs and Marco Jansen. Not only them. The team has to have other talented batsmen – Andile Simelane, Tom Abell, and Jordan Hermann, who can fill the middle order with show-stealing performances.
Why Joburg Super Kings Team is Favourite to Win SA20 2024
The Joburg Super Kings are favorites to win SA20 2024 because they reached the playoffs last season but they missed the opportunity at the tip of the moment. Now the team has strengthened their team for the current tournament. They have positioned themselves as strong competitors.
Faf du Plessis leads the Joburg Super Kings. The entire team is very keen to show their talent in this roller coaster tournament.
Stephen Fleming: The Serial Winning Formula
Joburg Super Kings’s head coach is Stephen Fleming. Undoubtedly, he is one of the outstanding coaches in this cricket franchise. Also, Stephen is one of the most successful coaches in the IPL – Indian Premier League for the Chennai Super Kings Team.
Stephen Fleming is one of the reasons who led Chennai Super Kings to win the IPL Trophy 5 times. His involvement and coaching played a very important role in the Joburg Super Kings to reach upto the semi-finals in SA20 2023.
These 3 teams namely: Sunrisers Eastern Cape, Durban’s Super Giants, and Joburg Super Kings are the favorites to win the SA20 2024. Let us wait to witness the stellar performances of these teams and thrilling twists to take their turn game after game.