The Proteas will be allowed to train after clearing their Covid-19 tests, which will be carried out at the hotel
South Africa’s T20I squad has arrived in Lahore ahead of three-match series against the home side.
The Proteas will be allowed to train after clearing their Covid-19 tests, which will be carried out at the hotel.
The T20 matches will feature very few of South Africa’s leading players in the format, with the likes of Quinton de Kock, Rassie van der Dussen, Kagiso Rabada, Lungi Ngidi and Anrich Nortje all returning home after the two-match Test series.
The squad will instead be captained for the first time by Heinrich Klaasen, with uncapped seamer Okuhle Cele, wicketkeeper Ryan Rickleton and batsman Jacques Snyman all included.
The squad along with the officials will enter the bio-secure bubble from Wednesday, February 3, the players taking part in the Test series will join the bubble at the end of the second Test that starts in Rawalpindi on Thursday, February 4.
The two sides will feature in a three-match series at the Gaddafi Stadium on February 11, 13 and 14. This will be the first time the two sides will be in action in the shortest format of the game on Pakistan soil.
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.