South Africa will be without fast bowler Dale Steyn for Saturday’s one-off Twenty20 International against Australia in Carrara.
The Proteas sealed their first ODI series win in a decade against the Aussies Down Under with a 40-run win in Hobart, writes KHALID MOHIDIN.
Dale Steyn says he enjoyed the pace and bounce of the wicket at Perth Stadium, which suited the Proteas’ bowling attack perfectly.
Dale Steyn says he is curious to see how Australia will behave in the ODI series against the Proteas.
Dale Steyn relished a fighting half-century in South Africa’s second ODI against Zimbabwe at the Mangaung Oval in Bloemfontein on Wednesday.
Dale Steyn marked his return to the ODI setup with a maiden half-century as he helped drag the Proteas from 101-7 to 198 in the second ODI against Zimbabwe.
JP Duminy won the toss and the Proteas will bat first in the second ODI against Zimbabwe in Bloemfontein.
Former South Africa fast bowler Makhaya Ntini is looking forward to seeing pace aces Dale Steyn and Kagiso Rabada in combination, come October’s ODI series against Zimbabwe.
Selection convenor Linda Zondi is looking forward to Proteas fast bowler Dale Steyn building on the momentum gained during July’s Test series against Sri Lanka, come October’s ODIs against Zimbabwe.
South African fast bowler Dale Steyn has set his sights on reaching 500 Test wickets and 100 Test appearances.