Proteas need 178 for victory

2015-08-16 15:30
Hashim Amla (Gallo Images)

Cape Town - The Proteas have made one change for the second T20 International against New Zealand at SuperSport Park in Centurion on Sunday.

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The Proteas lost the toss and will bowl first, with Eddie Leie coming into the side as a late replacement for Morne Morkel who has been released from the squad for paternity reasons.

Faf du Plessis has not recovered from his knee injury and is unavailable for selection. He will be monitored over the next few days before a call on his availability for the One Day International (ODI) series is made.   

Dale Steyn will assist with 12th man duties for this match.

South Africa XI:

AB de Villiers (captain), Hashim Amla, Morne van Wyk (wk), Rilee Rossouw, David Miller, Farhaan Behardien David Wiese, Aaron Phangiso, Kyle Abbott, Kagiso Rabada, Eddie Leie

Match Officials

Match Referee: Roshan Mahanama (Sri Lanka)

Standing Umpires: Shaun George & Johan Cloete

Third Umpire: Adrian Holdstock  

Fourth Umpire: Patrick Jele

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