SouthAfrica will square off against West Indies in the match no 15 of ICC Cricket World Cup (CWC), 2019. The action will take place at the Rose Bowl Stadium in Southampton. Proteas is yet to register a victory in the World Cup tournament, while West Indies has won one out of the two games they played so far in this tournament. Proteas lost their last match against India, while West Indies got defeated by Australia in their last encounter. Meanwhile, West Indies captain Jason Holder won the toss and elected to field first. Bad news for Windies fan is that Andre Russell is not playing in today's game, Darren Bravo comes in the side in his place. South Africa vs West Indies Cricket Score 15th ODI Match.
The Proteas, led by Faf du Plessis came into the tournament as one of the favourites while the West Indies looked a disjointed side short of any prowess to make it count at CWC 2019. But as luck will have it, both teams have had contrasting fortunes at the ongoing CWC19. The West Indies began with a handsome victory over Pakistan before losing to Australia. South Africa vs West Indies, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Match Preview: Proteas Face Uphill Task vs Windies at Hampshire Bowl.
South Africa began World Cup 2019 with a heavy 104-run defeat to hosts England before also slipping against Bangladesh and India respectively. Depleted by injuries to Dale Steyn (ruled out) and Lungi Ngidi (out of this match), South Africa needs to win all of their remaining six matches to be in contention for the semi-finals.
West Indies, on the other, thrashed Pakistan by seven wickets and were marching towards another victory against Australia before eventually succumbing to a 15-run defeat after losing frequent wickets. They will be aiming to bounce back with a victory over the Proteas.
South Africa Playing XI: Hashim Amla, Quinton de Kock(w), Faf du Plessis(c), Aiden Markram, Rassie van der Dussen, David Miller, Andile Phehlukwayo, Chris Morris, Kagiso Rabada, Imran Tahir, Beuran Hendricks
West Indies Playing XI: Chris Gayle, Darren Bravo, Shai Hope(w), Nicholas Pooran, Shimron Hetmyer, Jason Holder(c), Carlos Brathwaite, Ashley Nurse, Sheldon Cottrell, Oshane Thomas, Kemar Roach
South Africa will play their next game against Afghanistan on June 15 at Cardiff, while West Indies will be seen next in action against England on June 14 at Southampton. This time CWC 2019 is being played in the single Round Robin format where all teams will clash against each other and individual participants will play total 9 league matches.