What will the target of this match both teams in the Australia vs South Africa 5th ODI, final contest of the series, Preview prediction will tell, when the series has been decided in last Australia vs South Africa 4thd ODI match. How Australia get win and how South Africa lost, Australia vs South AFrica 4th ODI match report showed the facts. This Aus vs SA 4th ODI Preview Prediction will help its reads to answer the above stated questions. Both team will play this match as a rehearsal for their next contests especially in the upcoming ICCCWC2015. Of course it will be very good rehearsal as this the the venues and conditions where ICCCWC2015 matches as per schedule will be played. Australia cricket team has performed at their best in this series so far. They lost only the Aus vs SA 2nd ODI, starter ODI but after that they played positive cricket and came back strongly and won three consecutive matches. Australia may continue this winning habit in the Australia vs South Africa 5th ODI if they did not make much changes in the squad. Australia is looking its next India vs Australia test series 2014-15.
Australia vs South Africa 5th ODI Preview Prediction 2014
As we mentioned that it would be a practice match for both teams so there might be seen few changes in the both teams. Australia cricket team will opt to give chances to bench sitters and to some out form players like Glenn Maxwell. Glenn Maxwell has not performed according to its potential. He is a very capable player, He is not adjusting himself according to Australian conditions. He had toured India and played a lot of cricket at the slower pitches, this might be a x-factor for his poor batting performer. Australia may opt to play his spinners to get them ready for the ICCCWC2015.
On the other hand South Africa must realize their latest diagnosed problems especially in the depth of inning. They should analyze and rectify them on the urgent basis. They are facing problems to find the alternate of JP Dumminy in the middle part of the inning. They are lacked in bowling in the last ten overs and scored not properly in the last overs. They attackers got 5 early wickets before the Australia total reached 100 in the Australia vs South AFrica 4th ODI, but in the middle part of the inning the bowlers did not contain them.
ICC ODI RANKING TABLE
Series is dead now only battle for Australia, South Africa is to secure position in the ICC ODI Ranking. Currency after winning the series Australia has snatched second position from south Africa and if he win again in the Aus vs SA 5th ODI, will take it to No. 1. If South Africa will win he may switch his position back.
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Shane Watson should give rest for upcoming Test series India vs Australia test series, likely to be selected Australia’s Test squad for Ind vs Aus 1st test at Brisbane, while Josh Hazlewood could also be placed on ice. Kane Richardson, Mitchell Starc and Pat Cummins would still provide a sturdy attack, while the in-form Smith may move back up to No. 3.
Australia (possible) 1 Aaron Finch, 2 David Warner, 3 Steven Smith, George Bailey (capt), 5 Glenn Maxwell, 6 Matthew Wade (wk), 7 James Faulkner, 8 Mitchell Starc, 9 Pat Cummins, 10 Kane Richardson, 11 Xavier Doherty
Morne Morkel and Vernon Philander will probably return to SA suqad for fith ODI in place of Dale Steyn and Wayne Parnell. AB de Villiers jarred a rib at the MCG but is expected to be fit for the SCG.
South Africa (possible) 1 Hashim Amla, 2 Quinton de Kock (wk), 3 Faf du Plessis, 4 Farhaan Behardien, 5 AB de Villiers (capt), 6 David Miller, 7 Ryan McLaren, 8 Robin Peterson, 9 Vernon Philander, 10 Kyle Abbott, 11 Morne Morkel.
Australia vs South Africa 5th ODI Preview Prediction
Australia is favorite again for the Aus vs SA 5th ODI, with home ground , crowd and favored conditions. Aus has 60-40 winning ratio.
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