Ontong replaces Behardien

2011-06-09 13:31

Cape Town - Cobras batsman Justin Ontong has been called up to the South Africa A squad for the triangular series against Zimbabwe and Australia A in Harare later this month.

Ontong takes the place of Farhaan Behardien of the Titans who has been sidelined by injury, Cricket South Africa announced on Thursday.

Ontong, 31, has played two Tests and 26 one-day internationals for South Africa.

South Africa A face Australia A in their first match of the triangular series on June 30.