Toss South Africa chose to bat v South Africa
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Faf du Plessis won the toss for the first time on this series and South Africa will bat first in opposition to Australia at Newlands.
South Africa made two adjustments to the aspect that levelled the series in Port Elizabeth. Temba Bavuma, having recovered from misery, returns to the aspect in put of Theunis de Bruyn, and the used Morne Morkel changed into recalled at the expense of Lungi Ngidi. Australia opted for the the same XI for the 1/three consecutive Check.
“It appears to be like love there would possibly be a itsy-bitsy bit less grass than there has been the outdated two Check matches,” du Plessis said. “In total on day one it be a itsy-bitsy bit gradual after which against the head of the Check match it begins reversing and begins spinning a itsy-bitsy bit.”
The four-Check series stands at 1-1 sooner than this 1/three Check in Cape Metropolis.
South Africa: 1 Dean Elgar, 2 Aiden Markram, three Hashim Amla, four AB de Villiers, 5 Faf du Plessis (capt), 6 Temba Bavuma, 7 Quinton de Kock (wk), eight Vernon Philander, 9 Keshav Maharaj, 10 Kagiso Rabada, 11 Morne Morkel.
Australia: 1 Cameron Bancroft, 2 David Warner, three Usman Khawaja, four Steven Smith (capt), 5 Shaun Marsh, 6 Mitchell Marsh, 7 Tim Paine (wk), eight Mitchell Starc, 9 Pat Cummins, 10 Josh Hazlewood, 11 Nathan Lyon.