Pakistan bowl in third ODI against SA

JOHANNESBURG: Pakistan won the toss and decided to field first in the third one-day international against South Africa at New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg on Sunday.

Fast bowler Rory Kleinveldt returned to the South African team in place of Kyle Abbott. Pakistan also made one change, with left-arm fast bowler Wahab Riaz replacing bowler Umar Gul.

The five match series is level to 1-1. South Africa beat Pakistan in first ODI by 125 runs but in the second match Pakistan thrashed South Africa by six wickets.


South Africa: AB de Villiers (capt, wkt), Graeme Smith, Hashim Amla, Colin Ingram, Faf du Plessis, Farhaan Behardien, Ryan McLaren, Robin Peterson, Dale Steyn, Rory Kleinveldt, Lonwabo Tsotsobe.

Pakistan: Misbah-ul-Haq (capt), Mohammad Hafeez, Nasir Jamshed, Younis Khan, Shoaib Malik, Kamran Akmal (wkt), Shahid Afridi, Wahab Riaz, Saeed Ajmal, Junaid Khan, Mohammad Irfan.