Amla returns as Proteas bowl in Durban

2016-10-05 13:13
Hashim Amla (Gallo)

Cape Town - Australia have won the toss and elected to bat in the third ODI against South Africa at Kingsmead in Durban.

Hashim Amla returns to the line-up after missing the first two matches at Centurion and the Wanderers, as does Dwaine Pretorius.

They replace Farhaan Berhardien and Wayne Parnell, respectively.

South Africa, with a 2-0 lead in the five-match series, are seeking to clinch their first bilateral series win against Australia since 2008/09.

Daniel Worrall replaced fellow fast bowler Joe Mennie in the Australian team.


South Africa

Quinton de Kock (wk), Rilee Rossouw, Hashim Amla, Faf du Plessis (captain), JP Duminy, David Miller, Dwaine Pretorius, Andile Phehlukwayo, Dale Steyn, Kagiso Rabada, Imran Tahir


David Warner, Aaron Finch, Steve Smith (captain), George Bailey, Travis Head, Mitchell Marsh, Mathew Wade (wk), John Hastings, Adam Zampa, Chris Tremain, Daniel Worrall

Umpires: Adrian Holdstock (RSA), Joel Wilson (WIS)

TV umpire: Nigel Llong (ENG)

Match referee: Chris Broad (ENG)

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