South Africa Tour of Sri Lanka 2021: South Africa Announced the Squad for the upcoming series against Sri Lanka
South Africa will play three ODIs and a T20 in September this year. South Africa Cricket CSA has announced the Squad for the upcoming tour of Sri Lanka 2021. Wicketkeeper-batsman Quinton de Kock has been rested from the ODI series.
Two more important Proteas cricketers are not on the tour of Lanka. David Miller did not get a place in the team due to injury and pacer Lungi Engidi has removed himself due to personal reasons. However, Corona winner Dwayne Pretorius has returned to the team. In the absence of three important cricketers, South Africa will field a team with a small strength.
David Miller is out with a hamstring injury. Although he was not included in the ODI squad, he is in the T20 squad. Meanwhile, Lungi Engidi, who withdrew from The Hundred for personal reasons, is not in the ODI series for the same reason.
Junior Dala got a place in the ODI series team after three years. Sisanda Magala, who was ruled out of the West Indies and Ireland series due to an ankle injury, has returned to the Twenty20 squad against the Lankans.
The series between South Africa and Sri Lanka will start on September 2 this year. The T20 series will be held after the ODI series. The venue for all the matches in the series is the Premadasa Stadium in Colombo.
Temba Bavuma (captain), Jr. Dala, Beuran Hendricks, Reza Hendricks, Heinrich Klaassen, George Linde, Janeman Malan, Keshav Maharaj, Aiden Markram, Wian Mulder, Koriz, Enrique Nortz, Rossi van der Dussen, Kyle Varine, Lizard Williams.
Temba Bavuma (captain), Quinton de Kock, Bijorn Fortune, Beuran Hendricks, Reza Hendricks, Heinrich Klaassen, George Linde, Keshav Maharaj, Sisanda Maglari, Eniden Mরrrich, Aiden Markram Dwayne Pretorius, Kagiso Rabada, Tabriz Shamsi, Rossi van der Dussen and Lizard Williams.
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