PAK VS SA: After thrashing the visitors in the Test series and ODI series, South Africa has asserted a 1-0 lead in the series and now, the hosts would hope to carry forward their momentum when they clash with Pakistan in the second T20I in Johannesburg.
Pakistan winning streak of 11 T20I wins was halted by South Africa in the first T20I where skipper Faf du Plessis and Reeza Hendricks starred as the hosts sealed the first T20I by 6 runs. In a close encounter, the match went down to the last over where 16 runs were needed by the hosts to win the match.
PAK VS SA SQUADS
Pakistan – Shoaib Malik (c), Fakhar Zaman, Babar Azam, Mohammad Hafeez, Hussain Talat, Usman Shinwari, Imad Wasim, Asif Ali, Mohammad Amir, Faheem Ashraf, Sahibzada Farhan, Shadab Khan, Shaheen Afridi, Hasan Ali.
South Africa – Faf du Plessis(c), David Miller, Chris Morris, Reeza Hendricks, Beuran Hendricks, Andile Phehlukwayo, Junior Dala, Rassie van der Dussen, Wiaan Mulder, Tabraiz Shamsi, Gihan Cloete, Heinrich Klaasen, Lutho Sipamla.
PAK VS SA PLAYING 11
PAK Playing 11:
Wicket-keeper – Mohammad Rizwan
Batsmen – Babar Azam, Asif Ali, Shoaib Malik, Fakhar Zaman
All-rounder – Faheem Ashraf, Imad Wasim, Mohammad Hafeez,
Bowlers – Usman Khan, Shadab Khan, Hasan Ali (Doubt: Shaheen Afridi)
SA Playing 11:
Wicket-keeper – Gihahn Cloete (wk)
Batsmen – Faf du Plessis (c), Reeza Hendricks, David MiIler, Rassie van der Dussen, Gihahn Cloete
All-rounder – Andile Phehlukwayo, Wiaan Mulder, Chris Morris
Bowlers – Tabraiz Shamsi, Junior Dala (Doubt: Lutho Sipamla)