SOUTHAMPTON – After a disappointing exit from the Champions Trophy for South Africa and England at the hands of resurging Pakistan, both teams will lock horns in the first T20 of the three-match series at the at The Rose Bowl, Southampton.
Many key players are missing from both the sides as they have been giving rest.
The match is scheduled to begin at (18:30 local | 17:30 GMT | 22:30 PKT).
The opening game of the series will be played at The Rose Bowl in Southampton on Wednesday.
For South Africa, Hashim Amla, Quinton de Kock, JP Duminy and Kagiso Rabada have been rested with the Test series in mind, while Faf du Plessis is back home in South Africa awaiting the birth of his first child.
Live Streaming Information
In South Africa, the live streaming will be available on SuperSport Live Video, along with the live telecast on SuperSport 2. While in the USA, the live streaming will be available on Watch ESPN, along with the live telecast on ESPN 3.
Possible Playing XI
England – 1 Jason Roy, 2 Alex Hales, 3 Sam Billings, 4 Eoin Morgan (capt), 5 Jonny Bairstow, 6 Jos Buttler (wk), 7 Liam Dawson, 8 Chris Jordan, 9 Tom Curran, 10 Mason Crane, 11 Mark Wood
South Africa – 1 JJ Smuts, 2 Reeza Hendricks, 3 AB de Villiers (capt), 4 David Miller, 5 Farhaan Berhardien, 6 Mangaliso Mosehle (wk), 7 Wayne Parnell, 8 Dwaine Pretorius, 9 Andile Phehlukwayo, 10 Dane Paterson, 11 Imran Tahir