- South Africa might be led by their newly named restricted overs captain Temba Bavuma.
- South Africa’s selector says crew has “enough experience” to provide a “good challenge to Pakistan” on South Africa’s residence turf.
- Pakistan is scheduled to play three ODIs and 4 T20Is in opposition to South Africa from April 2 onwards.
The South African cricket board on Thursday named the T20 and ODI squads that may tackle Pakistan subsequent month.
The Proteas might be led by their newly named restricted overs captain Temba Bavuma. He might be taking on from wicketkeeper Quinton de Kock who was eliminated because the skipper after the South Africans had a poor outing in opposition to Pakistan in January.
“We’re very excited about these two squads that we have selected for our home tour against Pakistan. The ODI squad boasts the calibre of talent we have in South African Cricket and I’m really excited to see how they go about the series,” South Africa’s choice convenor Victor Mpitsang was quoted by Espncricinfo.
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Mpitsang mentioned that the crew has “enough experience” to provide a “good challenge to Pakistan” on South Africa’s residence turf.
Pakistan is scheduled to play three ODIs and 4 T20Is in opposition to South Africa from April 2 onwards.
The groups will play the ODI collection first whereas the T20 collection will begin from April 10.
The tour will finish on April 16 and the Pakistan crew will then depart for its collection in opposition to Zimbabwe.
ODI squad: Temba Bavuma (captain), Quinton de Kock (wk), Beuran Hendricks, Heinrich Klaasen, Janneman Malan, Keshav Maharaj, Aiden Markram, David Miller, Lungi Ngidi, Anrich Nortje, Andile Phehlukwayo, Kagiso Rabada, Tabraiz Shamsi, Jon-Jon Smuts, Rassie van der Dussen, Junior Dala, Lutho Sipamla, Wiaan Mulder, Sisanda Magala, Kyle Verreynne, Daryn Dupavillon, Lizaad Williams
T20 squad: Temba Bavuma (captain) Bjorn Fortuin, Beuran Hendricks, Reeza Hendricks, Heinrich Klaasen, George Linde, Rassie van der Dussen, Janneman Malan, Sisanda Magala, Dwaine Pretorius, Tabraiz Shamsi, Lutho Sipamla, Kyle Verreynne (wk), Pite van Biljon, Migael Pretorius, Lizaad Williams, Wihan Lubbe