WI vs SA, 3rd T20I: Top 4 players who are eager to perform in West Indies vs South Africa T20I series – West Indies vs South Africa T20I series is level at 1-1 with host winning the first T20I with easy by 8 wickets, while visitors bouncing back in the second T20I to win it by 16 runs. For the Windies, Fabian Allen and Evin Lewis are in blistering form while Proteas skipper Temba Bavuma and Kagiso Rabada showed a glimpse of form in the second T20I. However, there are many T20 talents on both sides who must be eager to showcase their talent. West Indies captain Kieron Pollard and T20 star Andre Russell did not get enough opportunity in the first two matches while for South Africa David Miller and Heinrich Klaasen must be eager to go out and deliver for their team.
In this article, we at Insidesport will take you through the list of players who are eager to perform in the West Indies vs South Africa T20I series.
WI vs SA: Kieron Pollard (West Indies)
In the two matches so far in the South Africa series, Kieron Pollard did not get to bat in the first game while he failed to perform in the second one he was sent back by Tabraiz Shamsi on one. Pollard who played for Mumbai Indians in the IPL 2021 before its suspension, was in great form in the league. He played a match-winning knock of 87 not out against Chennai Super Kings. His bowling form was also great as he picked 2 wickets giving 12 runs in the same game. However, his bowling won’t be required at the international level, his batting form is very crucial for Windies.
WI vs SA: Andre Russell (West Indies)
West Indies all-rounder Andre Russell, who is regarded as one of the best all-rounders in the T20 format, showed a glimpse of form in the first T20I where he scored 23 runs in 12 balls with the help of one four and three sixes. Earlier, he was part of Kolkata Knight Riders in IPL 2021, where he had an average season scoring 163 runs in seven games. Russell will aim to get back in form and win the series for Windies.
WI vs SA: David Miller (South Africa)
South Africa’s explosive batsman David Miller is going through a rough patch in his career. With the T20 World Cup just around the corner, he will aim to get back in form and cement his place for the tournament. Miller, who is playing in the lower middle-order where he is expected to do the finishing job, has managed to score 9 and 11 in the first two T20Is. In the PSL 2021 during Zalmi vs Gladiators, he played a gem of an innings where he scored 73 runs. But other than this innings he has failed to impress in the last 10 innings.
WI vs SA: Heinrich Klaasen (South Africa)
South Africa wicket-keeper batsman Heinrich Klaasen is also in search of form as in the last 10 innings he has scored just one fifty. Klaasen scored 7 and 10 in the last two games for South Africa. In his overall career, he has played 22 matches where he scored 427 at a below-par average of 23.72. This is probably his last chance to make it into the World Cup squad.