Injury strikes Proteas’ T20 World Cup squad


South Africa batsman Rassie van der Dussen has been dominated out of the upcoming ICC T20 World Cup with a damaged finger.

Van der Dussen was disregarded of the squad for the event in Australia beginning subsequent month after failing to get better from a fractured left index finger he sustained throughout the second Test towards England.

Regular limited-overs captain Temba Bavuma is match once more after a left elbow damage and can lead the aspect in Australia.

South Africa additionally chosen batsman Rilee Rossouw, allrounder Wayne Parnell and 22-year-old newcomer Tristan Stubbs within the 15-man squad on Tuesday.

Allrounder Andile Phehlukwayo missed out and is certainly one of three squad reserves.

Regulars Quinton de Kock, David Miller, Anrich Nortje and Kagiso Rabada are all within the squad.

The T20 World Cup begins on October 16 and South Africa are in a gaggle with India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and two different groups nonetheless to be determined.

Before that, the Proteas play a series-deciding closing Test towards England beginning on Thursday after which a T20 and ODI collection in India.

South Africa World Cup squad: Temba Bavuma (c), Quinton de Kock, Reeza Hendricks, Heinrich Klaasen, Keshav Maharaj, Aiden Markram, David Miller, Lungi Ngidi, Anrich Nortje, Wayne Parnell, Dwaine Pretorius, Kagiso Rabada, Rilee Rossouw, Tabraiz Shamsi, Tristan Stubbs.

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