Klaasen to make T20I captaincy debut against Pakistan


Karachi: Heinrich Klaasen will lead South Africa’s T20I team against Pakistan in three-matches series, starting from February 11. 

As released by Cricket South Africa (CSA), the squad includes Heinrich Klaasen (captain), Nandre Burger, Okuhle Cele, Junior Dala, Bjorn Fortuin, Reeza Hendricks, George Linde, Janneman Malan, David Miller, Andile Phehlukwayo, Dwaine Pretorius, Ryan Rickleton, Tabraiz Shamsi, Lutho Sipamla, Jon-Jon Smuts, Pite van Biljon, Glenton Stuurman, Jacques Snyman.

It must be noted here that South Africa is currently in Karachi where they will play the first Test of the two-matches series against Pakistan from January 26. The second Test will be played in Rawalpindi from February 4.

The three T20Is will be played on February 11, 13, and 14, respectively.

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