Two SWD Schools players, Jean du Plessis and Stefan Tait, were selected for an SA Invitational XI that will play England in two limited over warm-up matches ahead of the One Day series between South Africa and England.
The two matches will be played at Eurolux Boland Park in Paarl on 31 January and 1 February. The first Momentum One Day International between South Africa and England will be hosted at Newlands in Cape Town on February, 4th.
The SWD coach, Baakier Abrahams, was appointed as a member of the coaching team for the SA Invitational XI team.
Cricket South Africa and the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) have agreed that the two one-day matches at Paarl ahead of the Momentum One-Day International Series between England and the SA Invitation XI will be played as friendly matches, not being List A, to allow for full squad participation for the touring side.
Caption: Jean du Plessis, Baakier Abrahams and Stefan Tait