Proteas

Proteas lose toss, bat at SuperSport Park

2016-08-27 09:52
Faf du Plessis (Gallo Images)

Centurion - New Zealand captain Kane Williamson won the toss and elected to field first in the second Test against South Africa at SuperSport Park in Centurion on Saturday.

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The visitors remained unchanged while Stiaan van Zyl replaced the injured Dean Elgar with Quinton de Kock moving up the order to open for the Proteas.

The two-match series is currently level at 0-0 after a rain-plagued opening Test in Durban.

Teams:

South Africa

Faf du Plessis (captain), Stephen Cook, Quinton de Kock, Hashim Amla, JP Duminy, Temba Bavuma, Stiaan van Zyl, Vernon Philander, Kagiso Rabada, Dale Steyn, Dane Piedt

New Zealand

Kane Williamson (captain), Martin Guptill, Tom Latham, Ross Taylor, Henry Nicholls, BJ Watling, Mitchell Santner, Doug Bracewell, Tim Southee, Neil Wagner, Trent Boult

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