JOHANNESBURG: As the Proteas get closer to the first Betway Test of the three-match series against India, starting in Centurion on Boxing Day, seamer, Duanne Olivier, speaks on his return to the Proteas set up, his expectations of the tour, “bubble” life and reflects on his journey back into the fold.

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Proteas Test squad vs India

Dean Elgar (captain, Momentum Multiply Titans), Temba Bavuma (vice-captain, Imperial Lions), Quinton de Kock (wicket-keeper, Momentum Multiply Titans), Kagiso Rabada (Imperial Lions), Sarel Erwee (Hollywoodbets Dolphins), Beuran Hendricks (Six Gun Grill Western Province), George Linde (Six Gun Grill Western Province), Keshav Maharaj (Hollywoodbets Dolphins), Lungi Ngidi (Momentum Multiply Titans), Aiden Markram (Momentum Multiply Titans), Wiaan Mulder (Imperial Lions), Keegan Petersen (Hollywoodbets Dolphins), Rassie van der Dussen (Imperial Lions), Kyle Verreynne (Six Gun Grill Western Province), Marco Jansen (Gbets Warriors), Glenton Stuurman (Gbets Warriors), Prenelan Subrayen (Hollywoodbets Dolphins), Sisanda Magala (Imperial Lions), Ryan Rickelton (Imperial Lions), Duanne Olivier (Imperial Lions).

Team management

Mark Boucher (Head Coach), Khomotso Volvo Masubelele (Manager), Charl Langeveldt (Bowling Coach), Justin Ontong (Fielding Coach), Justin Sammons (Batting Consultant), Rivash Gobind (Video Analyst), Craig Govender (Physiotherapist), Tumi Masekela (Strength & Conditioning Coach), Dr Hashendra Ramjee (Team Dr), Sipokazi Sokanyile (Media Manager), Kyle Botha (Masseur), Zunaid Wadee (Security).

Betway Test Series Schedule

26-30 December 21 | 1st Betway WTC Test vs India | SuperSport Park, Centurion

03-07 January 22 | 2nd Betway WTC Test vs India | Imperial Wanderers, Johannesburg

11-15 January 22 | 3rd Betway WTC Test vs India | Six Gun Grill Newlands, Cape Town


*The first two Betway Test matches will commence at 10:00 SAST and the third will begin at 10:30 SAST.


Please contact Sipokazi Sokanyile for any team related media queries:

Mobile: +27832490025

Email: sipokazis@cricket.co.za




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