Pakistan Women (PK-W) will take on South Africa Women (SA-W) in the 1st ODI match of Pakistan Women vs South Africa Women ODI 2023 at the National Stadium in Karachi on September 8. Pakistan Women enter this ODI series on a high note, having completed their first-ever T20I series clean sweep against Proteas women.
In the batting department, Pakistan Women will rely on in-form opener Sidra Ameen, Sadaf Shamas, Bismah Maroof, Nida Dar, wicket-keeper Muneeba Ali, and all-rounder Aliya Riaz to contribute significantly with the bat. In the bowling department, they will depend on bowlers like Fatima Sana, Diana Baig, Nashra Sandhu, Ghulam Fatima, and Nida Dar to provide crucial breakthroughs.
South Africa women, on the other hand, are eager to make a strong comeback after losing all three T20I matches. Captain Laura Wolvaardt is looking for experienced players to step up in this ODI series. Their batting lineup includes Laura Wolvaardt, Tazmin Brits, Sune Luus, Marizanne Kapp, Laura Goodall, and Anneke Bosch. In the bowling department, they will rely on Ayabonga Khaka, Nonkululeko Mlaba, Marizanne Kapp, Masabata Klaas, and Tumi Sekhukhune to take crucial wickets.