South Africa Women’s Tour of India 2021: Squads ,Fixtures , Venues– All you need to Know
The South Africa Women’s Tour of India 2021 consists of 5 ODIs and 3 T20Is and is scheduled to be played from March 7th – March 23rd 2021 at Lucknow’s Bharat Ratna Shree Atal Bihari Vajpayee Ekana International Stadium.
India Women’s squad for ODI series: Mithali Raj (Captain), Smriti Mandhana, Jemimah Rodrigues, Punam Raut, Priya Punia, Yastika Bhatia, Harmanpreet Kaur (vice-captain), D. Hemalatha, Deepti Sharma, Sushma Verma (wicket-keeper), Swetha Verma (wicket-keeper), Radha Yadav, Rajeshwari Gayakwad, Jhulan Goswami, Mansi Joshi, Poonam Yadav, C. Prathyusha, Monica Patel
India Women’s T20I squad: Harmanpreet Kaur (Captain), Smriti Mandhana (vice-captain), Shafali Verma, Jemimah Rodrigues, Deepti Sharma, Richa Ghosh, Harleen Deol, Sushma Verma (wicket-keeper), Nuzhat Parveen (wicket-keeper), Ayushi Soni, Arundhati Reddy, Radha Yadav, Rajeshwari Gayakwad, Poonam Yadav, Mansi Joshi, Monica Patel, C. Prathyusha, Simran Dil Bahadur
South Africa’s Women’s Squad: Sune Luus, Ayabonga Khaka, Shabnim Ismail, Laura Wolvaardt, Trisha Chetty, Sinalo Jafta, Tasmin Britz, Marizanne Kapp, Nondumiso Shangase, Lizelle Lee, Anneke Bosch, Faye Tunniclife, Nonkululeko Mlaba, Mignon du Preez, Nadine de Klerk, Lara Goodall, Tumi Sekhukhune.
The South Africans have named an unchanged unit to the one that did duty against the Pakistan Women in Durban earlier this year.
All-rounders Chloe Tryon and Dane van Niekerk will miss the series due to injuries, while Masabata Klaas has sustained an eleventh-hour injury that will also see her miss out.
Following the squad announcement head coach Moreeng said: "It is really exciting to finally have this tour confirmed and announce our squad that will do duty here in India, and we are looking forward to getting out there to see our ladies prove themselves under different playing conditions.
"India is always a wonderful place to tour and we are looking forward to the challenge that lies ahead."
Upon arrival the Proteas Women will quarantine for a period of six day, followed by a two-day training session before their first ODI on Sunday, 7 March at the Ekana Stadium.
Fixtures Schedule - South Africa Women’s Tour of India, 2021
Match 1 7th March 1st ODI Lucknow
Match 2 9th March 2nd ODI Lucknow
Match 3 12th March 3rd ODI Lucknow
Match 4 14th March 4th ODI Lucknow
Match 5 17th March 5th ODI Lucknow
Match 6 20th March 1st T20I Lucknow
Match 7 21st March 2nd T20I Lucknow
Match 8 23rd March 3rd T20I Lucknow
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