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SA20 2023: SuperSport Park, Centurion Pitch Report And Weather Conditions

SuperSport Park will be the home ground for the Pretoria Capitals in SA20. On that note, here, we look at the pitch report of SuperSport Park and the weather conditions in Centurion for SA20 2023.

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Pretoria Capitals is one team that can progress well in the tournament if the well-known names can step up. In the batting department, the squad will want the likes of Phil Salt, Rilee Rossouw and Will Jacks to do well. On the other hand, with the ball, it will be an experienced unit comprising the likes of Anrich Nortje, Adil Rashid and Wayne Parnell. The likes of James Neesham will add balance to the unit as the all-rounders. Although the team has a few notable names, there are some visible gaps in the squad. Therefore, the squad has to make their moves carefully and wisely to do well in the first season of SA20. They started the campaign with a win and hence, it has all started well for the team.

SuperSport Park, Centurion pitch report for SA20 2023

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The first T20I happened at this venue in 2009. Since then, 12 T20I encounters have happened here. Out of this, teams batting second have won five games.

The average score batting first is 177, which proves why teams could opt to bat first here. Pacers are likely to be happier in the bowling unit on this track. Babar Azam‘s 122 and Umar Gul‘s 5/6 are the best individual displays on this pitch, till now.

Centurion weather conditions for SA20 2023

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With a range between 18ยฐC andย 29ยฐC, the temperatures will be comfortable for the next few weeks in Centurion. Around 11.5 hours of sunshine are expected each day.

Overall, January can see around 8 days of rainfall in the city. Rainfall could play a part and it depends on the day-to-day prediction when it is to the impact on the game.

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