South Africa Bowl In Series Decider Against Pakistan
Muhammad Rameez 8 days ago Wed 07th April 2021 | 01:57 PM
South Africa won the toss and sent Pakistan in to bat in the decisive third and final one-day international at SuperSport Park in Centurion on Wednesday
Centurion (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 7th Apr, 2021 ) :South Africa won the toss and sent Pakistan in to bat in the decisive third and final one-day international at SuperSport Park in Centurion on Wednesday.
It was also announced shortly before the toss that Rassie van der Dussen, one of their most reliable batsmen, had been ruled out because of a quad muscle injury.
The seven incoming players have a total of 30 caps.
Pakistan made four changes. Leg-spinner Shadab Khan was ruled out with a toe injury and replaced by new cap Usman Qadir.
South African captain Temba Bavuma said he hoped to take advantage of early overhead conditions which could help swing bowling.
He said the new players were like-for-like replacements. "They are fully aware of what is expected of them," he said.
Teams: South Africa: Temba Bavuma (capt), Aiden Markram, Janneman Malan, Jon-Jon Smuts, Kyle Verreynne, Heinrich Klaasen (wkt), Andile Phehlukwayo, Keshav Maharaj, Darryn Dupavillon, Beuran Hendricks, Lutho Sipamla.