South Africa selected to bowl vs Netherlands
Below cloudy skies and in cool circumstances at Willowmoore Park, Temba Bavuma selected to chase, with the potential of an interrupted recreation prime of thoughts. With World Cup Tremendous League factors on the road, South Africa need to be sure they know precisely what they should do to safe factors.
South Africa are in tenth spot, presently out of the automated qualification zone for the 2023 World Cup and should win each these matches (the primary one happened in November 2021 and the remainder of the sequence was then postponed as a brand new variant of Covid-19 was found), and hope Eire lose at the least as soon as to Bangladesh in Might. Earlier at present, Sri Lanka have been confirmed as out of the operating for the primary draw instantly and can play within the qualifiers in Zimbabwe in June and July.
Quinton de Kock confirmed that South Africa need to keep away from that so far as potential. As such, they held again their first-choice gamers from going to the IPL, which begins at present, on time and can discipline a full power XI. Bavuma handed a health take a look at after tweaking his hamstring in opposition to West Indies and can open the batting alongside de Kock. Aiden Markram, Heinrich Klaasen and David Miller make up the middle-order whereas South Africa have 4 seam choices and one specialist spinner in Tabraiz Shamsi.
Netherlands are on the backside of the World Cup Tremendous League desk and are utilizing these matches as preparation for the qualifying occasion. They’re with out Roelof van der Merwe, who left the tour for private causes, Colin Ackermann, Bas de Leede and Brandon Glover have been launched for the beginning of the county season.
The final time these two groups met, Netherlands beat South Africa in a bunch stage match on the T20 World Cup, which despatched South Africa out of the event.
South Africa: 1 Quinton de Kock (wk), 2 Temba Bavuma (capt), 3 Rassie van der Dussen, 4 Aiden Markram, 5 Heinrich Klaasen, 6 David Miller, 7 Marco Jansen, 8 Sisanda Magala, 9 Kagiso Rabada, 10 Anrich Nortje, 11 Tabraiz Shamsi.
Netherlands: 1 Vikram Singh, 2 Max O’Dowd, 3 Musa Ahmed,4 Wesley Barresi, 5 Scott Edwards (wk, capt), 6 Teja Nidamanuru, 7 Shariz Ahmad, 8 Aryan Dutt, 9, Ryan Klein, 10 Paul van Meekeren, 11 Fred Klaasen.