Proteas

Proteas win toss, opt to bat in first T20

Tabraiz Shamsi (Gallo Images)
Tabraiz Shamsi (Gallo Images)

Cape Town - Stand-in Proteas captain, AB de Villiers has won the toss and elected to bat in the first T20 International against England at the Rose Bowl in Southampton. 

LIVE: England v South Africa

South Africa have included Reeza Hendricks, JJ Smuts, Tabraiz Shamsi and Mangaliso Mosehle in their starting XI. 

Legspinner Mason Crane will make his debut for England.

Teams

England

JJ Roy, AD Hales, JM Bairstow, EJG Morgan*, JC Buttler†, SW Billings, LA Dawson, MS Crane, DJ Willey, CJ Jordan, MA Wood

South Africa

JT Smuts, RR Hendricks, AB de Villiers*, DA Miller, F Behardien, M Mosehle†, WD Parnell, D Pretorius, AL Phehlukwayo, T Shamsi, Imran Tahir

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