South Africa chose to field...

Dhaka, Wednesday   08 December 2021

South Africa chose to field

 Sports Desk

 Published: 03:51 PM, 26 October 2021  



South Africa captain Temba Bavuma won the toss and decided to bowl first against West Indies in the Group 1 match. The two teams are playing today with the aim of winning for the first time in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup, coming out of the circle of defeat. 

The match will start at 4:00 pm and will be aired by T-Sports and Gazi TV held at Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Tuesday.

Meanwhile, South Africa made a huge change in the squad. They replaced Quinton de Kock with Reeza Hendricks, said captain Temba Bavuma at the toss.

West Indies, on the other hand, made one change. Obed McCoy was replaced by Hayden Walsh.

Both the team South Africa and West Indies have yet to see the first win in the tournament, as a result, today’s match will make a great impact for both of the teams. If one of the teams will victorious today, they will be ahead in the point table.


South Africa: Reeza Hendricks, Temba Bavuma (capt), Aiden Markram, Rassie van der Dussen, David Miller, Heinrich Klaasen (wk), Kagiso Rabada, 8 Keshav Maharaj, Lungi Ngidi, Anrich Nortje, Tabraiz Shamsi.

West Indies: Evin Lewis, Chris Gayle, Lendl Simmons, Shimron Hetmyer,  Nicholas Pooran (wk), Kieron Pollard (capt), Andre Russell, Dwayne Bravo, Akeal Hosein, Hayden Walsh, Ravi Rampaul.