Africa was up against England for the T20I series in recent days, where hosts Africa had to bear the whitewash 0-3. The Eoin Morgan side dominated them in every section and stole all the limelight in the T20I series. In the latest turn of events, Africa star pacer Kagiso Rabada has been ruled out of the ODI series He went down with adductor strain and will take a good amount of time to regain his best fitness and form before coming back in action.
Three weeks of complete rest had been advised for Rabada, and in the same light, he has been released from the current bio bubble. Cricket South Africa has added that Rabada has been released in order to make sure that he undergoes proper rehabilitation. He has to gear up well ahead of the two-match Test series of South Africa against Sri Lanka that will start in late December.
Kagiso Rabada is vital cog in South Africa’s bowling arsenal
England and South Africa will now be up against each for the three ODIs starting from December four in Cape Town. Kagiso Rabada is the vital cog in South Africa’s bowling set up. Time and again, he has proved himself on the field. Talking of Rabada’s latest form in IPL 2020, he stole all the limelight as he remained the proud owner of the Purple Cap with 30 wickets under his belt. The young pacer of Delhi Capitals played a significant role in pushing DC to its maiden IPL finale.
Talking of the T20I series between England and South Africa, the hosts got dominated in every section and had a forgettable outing. They lost to the English team in the final T20I by nine wickets. During the second T20I, Eoin Morgan and company defeated South Africa by four wickets. In the opening T20I, England bagged the match by five wickets against the African side.
Dawid Malan has been named as the player of the series for his commendable performance with the bat. Rabada would be awaited eagerly before South Africa take on for their next big future assignment.
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