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South Africa v Australia 1st ODI cricket betting preview | 7/9

South Africa vs Australia

ODI Betting Odds & Game Info

Best odds South Africa +115 at Bovada | Australia -153.85 at Bovada
When Thursday, September 7 | 1pm SAST
Where Mangaung Oval, Bloemfontein
Watch live Supersport (SA), Fox Sports (AUS), Kayo (AUS)

South Africa vs Australia ODI betting picks

Australia to win


Mitchell Marsh Top Australian Runscorer


Aiden Markram Top South African Runscorer


South Africa v Australia Cricket ODI match preview

Australia is considered the frontrunner in the opening One Day International (ODI) cricket match against South Africa in Bloemfontein on Thursday, September 7.

They come into the game with confidence after their 3 0 victory in the T20I series.

The Australian team showcased skills throughout the T20I series and will be eager to continue their dominance in the 50 over format.

On the other hand South Africa will be aiming to recover from a T20I series where they couldn’t secure a single win.

However it’s worth noting that South Africa has had a good track record against Australia in ODIs having won their five encounters.

Captain Temba Bavuma will be determined to motivate his team and deliver a performance in this ODI match.

The match will take place at Mangaung Oval, in Bloemfontein, which is known for its even pitch conditions, although it slightly favours teams chasing targets.

Based on data it seems like the average score, at this venue is around 260 runs.

This suggests that winning the toss and choosing to bowl might be a decision.

When it comes to players Australia will heavily rely on Mitchell Marsh’s batting form. Marsh has been performing well lately, with his ability to stabilise the innings making him a valuable asset for the Australian team.

Another player worth keeping an eye on is Adam Zampa, who has a knack for breaking partnerships during moments of the game and could be Australias weapon with the ball.

On the South African side of the equation, Aiden Markram will play a crucial role in their performance.

Markram has been in strong form in One Day Internationals (ODIs) including a knock of 175.

His contributions will be vital if South Africa wants to challenge Australia’s dominance in this game.

Considering Australia’s form and their momentum from winning the T20I series they are considered as favourites by bookmakers to win the ODI match against South Africa.

With odds of -153.85 available at Bovada it would be hard to ignore betting on Australia securing a victory.

However for those looking for returns on their investment placing a bet, Aiden Markram being the top performing South African batsman might be worth considering.

Markram has been in hot form and has the potential to make a significant contribution to his teams overall score.

If Markram performs well with the bat there is a chance for a payout with odds of +500 at Bovada.

Another player worth considering for the title of batsman is Mitchell Marsh, who has shown consistent form and is priced at +480.

Marsh’s ability to control the innings and his recent performances make him a strong contender for this award.

As anticipation builds for the ODI match between South Africa and Australia cricket enthusiasts worldwide will be eager to see if the Proteas can break their losing streak, against the Aussies or if Australia will continue their dominance and extend their winning streak.

The match promises to be an exhilarating encounter filled with competition and top notch cricket.

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