South Africa’s preparations for the ICC Males’s Cricket World Cup have taken a blow with the information that captain Temba Bavuma will miss the Proteas’ warm-up fixtures for the match towards Afghanistan and New Zealand. Bavuma is flying residence as a consequence of household causes and can miss South Africa’s two very important warm-up matches. The T20I skipper Aiden Markram will captain the South Africa staff in WC warm-up matches in Bavuma’s absence.
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South Africa will tackle Afghanistan of their opening warm-up fixture on Friday in Thiruvananthapuram, earlier than.netpleting their preparations for the match towards New Zealand on the identical Greenfield Stadium venue on October 2.
Proteas will play their World Cup opening match towards Sri Lanka at Arun Jaitley Stadium in Delhi and Bavuma is prone to return in time for this conflict.
Bavuma has been in good kind for the Proteas of late, with the skilled opener scoring an unbeaten century towards Australia in Bloemfontein earlier this month.
South Africa have already misplaced key pacers Anrich Nortje and Sisanda Magala for the match as a consequence of harm.
South Africa squad: Temba Bavuma (c), Gerald Coetzee, Quinton de Kock, Reeza Hendricks, Marco Jansen, Heinrich Klaasen, Keshav Maharaj, Aiden Markram, David Miller, Lungi Ngidi, Andile Phehlukwayo, Kagiso Rabada, Tabraiz Shamsi, Rassie van der Dussen and Lizaad Williams.
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