South Africa’s limited-overs skipper Quinton de Kock will miss the inaugural 3TeamCricket Solidarity Cup match because of “unexpected private circumstances”, Cricket South Africa (CSA) introduced on Saturday. The 24-year-old Ryan Rickleton has been known as as much as substitute him as a batsman and Temba Bavuma will now lead Mr D Meals Kites within the inaugural match. “Mr D Meals Kites captain, Quinton de Kock has been compelled to drag out of the inaugural Rain 3TeamCricket Solidarity Cup match happening at SuperSport Park at present, because of unexpected private circumstances,” CSA mentioned in an official assertion.
The Solidarity Cup problem, a brand new format that can see three groups play towards one another in a single match for the primary time, will happen at SuperSport Park at Centurion and will probably be performed with none followers as a result of ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
A 3TC match is contested between three groups of eight gamers every and is performed over 36 overs in two halves of 18 overs with a break at halftime. Within the second half, groups bat so as of the best scores within the first half. If scores are tied, the primary half order is reversed.
The match has additionally been put collectively to lift funds for the Hardship Fund, a joint Cricket South Africa (CSA) mission which goals to offer aid to these inside the cricket business affected by the present disaster.
The squads for 3TC:
OUTsurance Kingfishers: Reeza Hendricks (captain), Heinrich Klaasen, Janneman Malan, Faf du Plessis, Thando Ntini, Gerald Coetzee, Glenton Stuurman, Tabraiz Shamsi. Coach: Mignon du Preez.
Mr D Meals Kites: Temba Bavuma (captain), Jon-Jon Smuts, David Miller, Dwaine Pretorius, Lutho Sipamla, Beuran Hendricks, Anrich Nortje, Ryan Rickleton. Coach: Wandile Gwavu.
Takealot Eagles: AB de Villiers (captain), Aiden Markram, Rassie van der Dussen, Kyle Verreynne, Andile Phehlukwayo, Bjorn Fortuin, Junior Dala, Lungi Ngidi. Coach: Geoffrey Toyana.
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