Pakistan make three changes; elect to filed in third T20
April 15, 2021 06:24 AM
Pakistan captain Babar Azam Wednesday won the toss and elected to field first in the third fixture of the four-match T20I series at Supersport Park in Centurion.
Pakistan and South Africa will be hoping to trounce each other in today’s game, with each side hoping to secure a 2-1 lead in the ongoing T20I series.
Pakistan made three changes to the team that lost the second T20 against South Africa. A recovered Fakhar Zaman is back in place of Sharjeel Khan, while Haris Rauf replaces Mohammad Hasnain. Pakistan have also also strengthened their batting, with Asif Ali replacing Usman Qadir.
There was also big news for South Africa as Rassie van der Dussen is back after recovering from his quadriceps injury. He replaced Wihan Lubbe.
South Africa: Aiden Makram, Janneman Malan, Rassie van der Dussen, Heinrich Klaasen, Pite van Biljon, George Linde, Andile Phehlukwayo, Sisanda Magala, Beuran Hendricks, Lizaad Williams, Tabraiz Shamsi.
Pakistan: Mohammad Rizwan, Babar Azam, Fakhar Zaman, Mohammad Hafeez, Haider Ali, Asif Ali, Mohammad Nawaz, Faheem Ashraf, Hasan Ali, Shaheen Afridi, Haris Rauf.