Proteas bat first in 3rd Bangladesh ODI

2017-10-22 09:45
Faf du Plessis (Gallo Images)

Cape Town - The Proteas have won the toss and will bat first in the third and final ODI against Bangladesh at Buffalo Park in East London on Sunday.

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South Africa have made a number of changes to their lineup for this dead rubber with debuts for Aiden Markram and Wiaan Mulder while Temba Bavuma also comes into the team for just his second ODI.

They replace Hashim Amla, JP Duminy and Dwaine Pretorius.

Bangladesh have brought Mehidy Hasan and Soumya Sarkar into their side with Tamim Iqbal and Nasir Hossain dropping out.

South Africa, who lead the series 2-0, will be looking for a clean sweep while Bangladesh will want to restore some pride on what has been a difficult tour for the visitors. 


South Africa: Quinton de Kock (w), Temba Bavuma, Faf du Plessis (captain), Aiden Markram, AB de Villiers, Farhaan Behardien, Willem Mulder, Andile Phehlukwayo, Kagiso Rabada, Dane Paterson, Imran Tahir

Bangladesh: Imrul Kayes, Soumya Sarkar, Liton Das, Mushfiqur Rahim (w), Shakib Al Hasan, Mahmudullah, Sabbir Rahman, Mehidy Hasan, Mashrafe Mortaza (captain), Taskin Ahmed, Rubel Hossain

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