Cricket is in turmoil in South Africa at the moment. Recently the South African team has been announced for the T20 series against the West Indies. Many big changes have been seen in this team. The biggest change is that the regular captain Temba Bavuma has been dropped from this team. In such a situation, the African team has also got a new captain. The command of this team has now gone into the hands of Aiden Markram.
African team got new captain
Aiden Markram has been appointed as the new T20 captain of South Africa. While Cricket South Africa (CSA) has appointed JP Duminy as the batting coach and Rory Kleinveldt as the new bowling coach. Meanwhile, Temba Bavuma has been completely dropped from the squad for the upcoming home T20I series against the West Indies later this month.
Got responsibility in IPL
Markram recently led Sunrisers Eastern Cape to the inaugural SA20 title and has also captained South Africa at under-19 level. There, under his captaincy, the African team was successful in winning the title. At the same time, in IPL also this player can now be entrusted with the responsibility of captaincy. Markram has recently been appointed as the captain of Sunrisers Hyderabad for IPL 2023.
South African squad for West Indies series:
Aiden Markram (captain), Quinton de Kock, Bjorn Fortuyn, Reeza Hendricks, Marco Jansen, Henrik Klaasen, Sisanda Magala, David Miller, Lungi Ngidi, Anrich Nortje, Wayne Parnell, Kagiso Rabada, Rilee Rossouw, Tabraiz Shamsi, Tristan Stubbs.