Sibusiso Mjikeliso | Bavuma-Elgar captaincy duet a partnership for the ages, a perfect Proteas tonic

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Sibusiso Mjikeliso
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Temba Bavuma and Dean Elgar have skippered the Proteas to a memorable summer series win over India in the ODI and Test arena, a fine achievement we can be proud of. They are a leadership duet for the ages, one we should treasure.

There are some duets that outlast the test of time: Muhammad Ali and his trainer, Angelo Dundee, Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara, the Bryan brothers, the Brownlee brothers, Victor Matfield and Bakkies Botha, Womack & Womack, Sharky & George, gin & tonic … the list goes on.

Proteas captains Temba Bavuma and Dean Elgar, early as they are in their respective limited-overs and Test reigns, could enter the stratosphere of the aforementioned duos.

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