Faf du Plessis, who not too long ago resigned from the captaincy of the South Africa group, is again within the squad for the upcoming T20 collection towards Australia. The South African group additionally returned with du Plessis, together with quick bowler Kagiso Rabada, for the three-T20 collection towards Australia beginning on 21 February.
Du Plessis, who introduced his captaincy on Monday, has been named within the 16-man squad led by Quinton de Cocke. <! –
Both du Plessis and Rabada had been rested from the ODI and T20 collection after the Test collection towards England.
The first match of the collection towards Australia shall be held in Johannesburg on 21 February whereas the following two matches shall be performed in Port Elizabeth (23 February) and Cape Town (26 February).
Faf du Plessis of South Africa resigns as captain of Test and T20 group
Team: Quinton de Cock (captain), Temba Bavuma, Faf du Plessis, Björn Fortuin, Heinrich Klassen, David Miller, Lungi Ngidi, Enrique Nortje, Andile Fehlukwayo, Dwayne Pretorius, Kagiso Rabada, Tabrez Shamsi, John John Smuts, Dale Steyn, Pete Wayne Biljon and Rasi van der Dussen.