South Africa A Tour of Zimbabwe 2022 - Squads, Fixtures and All you Need to Know
South Africa A side will play 8 matches on their white ball tour to Zimbabwe beginning from 25th of April 2022 and ending on 10th of May, 2022.
A total of 3 One Day and 5 T20 Matches will be played in South Africa A tour of Zimbabwe. All of the matches will be played at the Harare Sports Club.
The tour will showcase some young players from the Proteas A side and their performance will be keenly watched by the selectors.
According to the CEO of Cricket South Africa Pholetsi Moseki, “It is pleasing to us that our South Africa A team will soon be back in action. The A team is a vital part of the CSA High-Performance Programme and a steppingstone to the Proteas team.
“With a bumper international season coming up, it is important for us to have a healthy pipeline, filled with players who are ready and able to take their place in the senior national team if and when called up.
“It all starts in the A team and I’m certain that this tour to Zimbabwe will shine a spotlight on the great potential that we boast as a nation.
“We look forward to supporting coach Malibongwe Maketa and his charges as they embark on this very necessary tour and wish them all the best.”
Last Year’s Performances:
South Africa A team toured Zimbabwe in 2021 to participate in 4 One dayers and 2 unofficial Test matches.
South Africa A side won the One day series by a margin of 3-1. The Test series was also won by the South Africa A side by 1-0.
Top run scorers and top wicket takers in South Africa A tour of Zimbabwe, 2021:
For South Africa A side, Ryan Rickelton emerged out as the top run scorer in the One Day series. He made 224 runs in 4 matches played.
For Zimbabwe side, Dion Myers was the top run scorer in the One Day series with 170 runs to his name.
With the ball, Senuran Muthusamy picked up 9 wickets in 4 One day matches played. He was the highest wicket taker for South Africa A side.
For Zimbabwe, Tapiwa Mufudza was the top wicket taker with 5 scalps to his name in 4 One day matches.
In the Test series, Zubayr Hamza became the top run scorer for South Africa A side with 229 runs under his belt.
For Zimbabwe side, Milton Shumba scored 74 runs and was the top run scorer for the team.
With the ball, Daryn Dupavillon picked up most wickets for South Africa A side. He accounted for 8 dismissals during the Test series.
For Zimbabwe side, Wesley Madhevere picked up 4 wickets and was the highest wicket taker for them in the Test series.
Let’s have a look at the fixtures:
25 April: 1st one-day match Harare Sports Club, Harare
27 April: 2nd one-day match Harare Sports Club, Harare
29 April: 3rd one-day match Harare Sports Club, Harare
2 May: 1st T20 match Harare Sports Club, Harare
4 May: 2nd T20 match Harare Sports Club, Harare
6 May: 3rd T20 match Harare Sports Club, Harare
9 May: 4th T20 match Harare Sports Club, Harare
10 May: 5th T20 match Harare Sports Club, Harare
Let’s have a look at the squads:
Richmond Mutumbami, Nyasha Mayavo, Prince Masvaure, Milton Shumba, Takudzwanashe Kaitano, Kevin Kasuza, Sikandar Raza, Ryan Burl, Wesley Madhevere, Ernest Masuku, Tendai Chatara, Donald Tiripano, Wellington Masakadza, Tanaka Chivanga,
South Africa A
Heinrich Klaasen, Ryan Rickelton, Theunis de Bruyn, Reeza Hendricks, Khaya Zondo, Tony de Zorzi, Lesiba Ngoepe, Andile Phehlukwayo, Jason Smith, Bjorn Fortuin, Lizaad Williams, Lutho Sipamla, Gerald Coetzee, Prenelan Subrayen, Daryn Dupavillon,
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