South Africa white-ball captain Temba Bavuma has been ruled out of the upcoming four-match Twenty20 international series against Pakistan after suffering a Grade One hamstring strain.
According to statement by Cricket South Africa (CSA), Temba Bavuma will not be the part of T20I series against Pakistan after suffering a Grade One hamstring strain.
The statement added that, Rassie van der Dussen will continue treatment and monitoring of his Grade One left quadriceps muscle strain.
It announced that wicketkeeper Heinrich Klaasen will now lead South Africa in the series.
Apart from losing their captain, the Proteas have lost batsman Reeza Hendricks as the player has withdrawn from the series “after the very recent birth of he and his wife’s first-born child”.