Sport 24 – Cape Town – Dale Steyn and Quinton de Kock have been rested from the Proteas squad for the first two ODIs against Pakistan.

Summary

  • Cape Town – Dale Steyn and Quinton de Kock have been rested from the Proteas squad for the first two ODIs against Pakistan.
  • That decision sees Aiden Markram return to the squad while there is also a call-up for the uncapped Duanne Olivier.
  • Olivier, meanwhile, took 24 wickets in the recently-completed Test series against Pakistan and he is now being given a chance to make a late play at the World Cup squad.
  • The first ODI against Pakistan will be played at St Georges Park in Port Elizabeth on Saturday.
  • Cricket South Africa will name a new squad for the final three ODIs of the series.


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