Who Will Win – 17 Oct 23 Match Prediction | South Africa Vs Netherlands 15th Match (ICC World Cup India 2023)

Yasoob Ul Haq

South Africa Vs Netherlands Match 15

After 14 tricky matches of the World Cup, South Africa Vs Netherlands will play the 15th match on October 17, 2023. South Africa has shown lethal performance in previous matches by setting huge targets.

Additionally, it is predicted that the Netherlands will face a difficult time competing with their strong opponents.

South Africa Vs Netherlands MATCH DETAILS

Date: Oct 17, 2023
Match: 15th Match
Teams: South Africa vs. Netherlands
VenueHimachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium, Dharamsala
: 01:30 pm


South Africa and Netherlands will play their match in the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Affiliation Stadium. This stadium has a bouncy surface for playing. This strategy is a great way for the bowlers to make a lot of money. The pitch may be favorable for spinners and bowlers, making it challenging for batters to score runs.


Matches PlayedSouth Africa WinsNetherlands WinsTied


Team South Africa

  • Uinton de Kock (wk)
  • Temba Bavuma (capt)
  • Rilee Rossouw
  • Aiden Markram
  • David Miller
  • Tristan Stubbs
  • Wayne Parnell
  • Keshav Maharaj
  • Kagiso Rabada
  • Anrich Nortje
  • Lungi Ngidi

Team Netherlands

  • Max O’Dowd
  • Stephan Myburgh
  • Tom Cooper
  • Colin Ackermann
  • Bas de Leede
  • Scott Edwards (capt, wk)
  • Tim Pringle
  • Logan van Beek
  • Fred Klaassen
  • Paul van Meekeren
  • Brandon Glover


Best Batter

Aiden Markram is currently one of the best batters in South Africa. Markram has played 55 one-day international matches, over 37 t20 international matches, and 35 test matches so far. He is currently 28 years old. He has performed well in previous matches. He’ll be an edge for his team.

Best Bowler

Rabada’s presence is becoming very important for the bowling team. He has played 27 matches in India and has also a lot of experience being a pacer.


Best Batter

One of the best players in this team is Max O’Dowd, who is a strong batsman at the start of the innings and consistently plays well for his country. O’Dowd is a skilled player who can score runs quickly. He will be very important at the top of the lineup, providing a strong foundation for the Netherlands’ batting.

Best Bowler

The bowling lineup of the Netherlands Squad for the Cricket World Cup 2023 is very good. Led by skilled players like Bas De Leede, they have a powerful group of fast bowlers who can trouble any opposing player.


Let’s dive into a SWOT (strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats) Analysis of both teams:

Team South Africa’s Strengths

South Africa’s batting is their best quality in this World Cup. While previous versions of their team’s bowlers were the main topic of discussion, this time they have a balanced batting side that includes two exceptionally talented players adept at spin. South Africa has a group of players in the center, including Aiden Markram, Henrich Klassen, and David Mill operator. All three players score more than 100 points and can easily win the game very quickly.

Team South Africa’s Weaknesses 

South Africa is worried about not having enough good bowlers to pass the ball effectively. Anrich Nortje cannot play in the World Cup, so they don’t have a strong bowler at the end of the game. Marco Jansen and Rabadhaveas gave away a lot of runs while playing. This group of people might try to put pressure on South Africa.

Opportunities For Team South Africa 

South Africa will be considered the weaker team in this version of the World Cup. The Proteas’ performance in the past year has been somewhat inconsistent, but underestimating them could be dangerous for other teams. The middle-order batting is where they can hurt the rival team. With smaller boundaries, South African players would choose to hit big shots and score runs quickly.

Threats For Team South Africa

South Africa’s biggest enemy is itself. Their biggest problem is not being able to perform well when it matters most. They needed to believe in themselves to perform well in the crucial moments.

Team Netherlands Strengths

The Netherlands team has players who are good at both batting and bowling. Bas de Leede, Teja Nidamanuru, Colin Ackermann, and Rolef Van der Merwe are skilled in both batting and bowling. Other players in the Netherlands team can compete well against the opposing team because of their versatile skills.

Under the leadership of Scott Edwards, the Dutch tecan to surprise and defeat any strong opponent when they are at their best. They can play aggressive cricket to gain scores during this important match.

Team Netherlands Weaknesses 

The conditions will probably benefit bowlers, which the Dutch team does not prefer to face. During the ICC World Cup qualifying games, the Netherlands competed against Hasranaga. Each of the 9 teams has really good players that can make it difficult for the other players.

Another big area of worry for the Netherlands team is their attacking play. Roelf van der Merwe and Ayan Dutt are the two options in the tournament, while Scott Edwards has to rely on the part-time spinners to prevent the opponents from scoring too many runs.

Opportunities For Team Netherlands

The Netherlands can surprise the world with something amazing. They are not expected to make it to the knockout stage but if they can have a few good performances, their ability to surprise teams would become true.

Scott Edwards and Co will be in the same group. If they can show their unity, then there might be trouble ahead.

Threats For Team Netherlands

The Netherlands may be in trouble during this World Cup because they might not be able to compete in the senior-level games. Most of the players would participate in their first 50 over World Cup and feel nervous when playing against big countries.

They need to play well to beat India, New Zealand, Australia, Britain, and other countries.


The weather will be very clear for the South Africa vs Netherlands match. It is expected that South Africa will win this game.
In the history of ODI cricket, South Africa always won against the Netherlands without any problems. South Africa will likely win this match.


The team that wins the toss should choose to bat first so they can score a high total against the opposing team. It will be hard for the opponent to catch up to a large amount in the second inning. It is expected that the Netherlands will probably win the coin toss.


20-22°CSunnyNo chance of rain


Team South AfricaTeam Netherlands
75% chance to win25% chance to win

What is the schedule for the SA vs NED match?

South Africa Vs Netherlands will play the 15th match on October, 17 2023 at 01:30pm.

Had the Netherlands won any World Cup?

Unfortunately, NL has not won any WC yet.

What is the prediction for the Sa vs Ned match?

From the previous records, it is very likely that South Africa will win this match.

I'm Yasoob-Ul-Haq a UK Safety Certified Chemical Engineer and a highly skilled Content Writer having two years of writing experience on different types of interesting and competent niches. I prefer target oriented work to meet timelines.

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