Proteas women elect to bat in World Cup semi

2017-07-18 11:24
Dané van Niekerk (Gallo Images)

Cape Town - Proteas captain Dane van Niekerk has won the toss and elected to bat first in the first ICC Women’s World Cup semi-final against England in Bristol.
The South Africans are fielding a fully fit team, with Chloe Tryon returning in place of Masabata Klaas in the only team change.
They are hoping to make Proteas history on Tuesday by qualifying for a World Cup final for the first time.
This match will be broadcast live on SuperSport 6 from 11:30 (SA time).
Proteas team:
Dané van Niekerk (captain, Eastern Province), Laura Wolvaardt (Western Province), Lizelle Lee (North West), Trisha Chetty (wicketkeeper, Gauteng), Mignon du Preez (Northerns), Marizanne Kapp (Eastern Province), Chloe Tryon (KwaZulu-Natal), Sune Luus (Northerns), Shabnim Ismail (Gauteng), Moseline Daniels (Boland), Aayabonga Khaka (Border)


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