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Duminy to lead South Africa in T20 series against India

Press Trust of India  |  Port Elizabeth 

today named as for the three-match T20 series against starting in on February 18.

Duminy will lead the side in absence of injured Faf du Plessis, who fractured his index finger in the first ODI at

Stand-in and senior batsman have been rested for the series.

Batsman has been included in the squad while keeper-batsman has also been called up to the T20 team for the first time, along with fast bowler

Leg spinner too has been left out, although chief selector said that he has just been rested to give left arm spinners and more game time.

Fast bowlers Morne Morkel, Kagiso Rabada and Lungi Ngidi have also been rested owing to the heavy workload this home summer.

T20 squad: (capt), Farhaan Behardien, Junior Dala, AB de Villiers, Reeza Hendricks, Christiaan Jonker, Heinrich Klaasen, David Miller, Chris Morris, Dane Paterson, Aaron Phangiso, Andile Phehlukwayo, Tabraiz Shamsi,

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First Published: Tue, February 13 2018. 18:35 IST