Final South Africa T20I Match Washed Out

The fifth and final T20I match between hosts New Zealand and South Africa was abandoned due to persistent rain and a wet outfield at University Oval on Thursday, 13 February 2020.

The White Ferns had already wrapped up the series with a 3-1 victory after a 69-run win on Monday.

Having lost the series, the Momentum Proteas will be aiming to use the coming week to warm-up and sharpen their skills ahead of their first ICC Women’s T20 World Cup match against England Women on Sunday, 23 February 2020.

The team’s first warm-up match is on Sunday, 16 February against Sri Lanka and a second game on Tuesday against tournament hosts, Australia.

New Zealand vs South Africa T20I Tour Results:
Sun 2 Feb: New Zealand beat South Africa by 9 wickets (46 balls rem.) at Mount Maunganui
Thu 6 Feb: New Zealand beat South Africa by 5 wickets (10 balls rem.) at Hamilton
Sun 9 Feb: South Africa beat New Zealand by 6 wickets (76 balls rem.) at Hamilton
Mon 10 Feb: New Zealand beat South Africa by 69 runs at Wellington
Thu 13 Feb: New Zealand vs South Africa, match abandoned due to rain, University Oval

South Africa Fixtures at the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup Australia 2020:
Warm Up: Sun 16 Feb: Sri Lanka vs South Africa (Karen Rolton Oval, Adelaide)
Warm Up: Tue 18 Feb: Australia vs South Africa (Karen Rolton Oval, Adelaide)
Sun 23 Feb: England vs South Africa (WACA, Perth)
Fri 28 Feb: South Africa vs Thailand (Manuka Oval, Canberra)
Sun 1 Mar: South Africa vs Pakistan (Sydney Showground, Sydney)
Tue 3 Mar: West Indies vs South Africa (Sydney Showground, Sydney)

The Momentum Proteas Women T20 Squad for the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup Australia 2020:
Dané van Niekerk (Eastern Province)
Laura Wolvaardt (Western Province)
Lizelle Lee (North West)
Mignon du Preez (Northerns)
Marizanne Kapp (Eastern Province)
Sune Luus (Northerns)
Chloe Tryon (Vice-Captain) (KZN Coastal)
Shabnim Ismail (KZN Coastal)
Ayabonga Khaka (Gauteng)
Masabata Klaas (North West)
Tumi Sekhukhune (North West)
Trisha Chetty (KZN Coastal)
Nonkululeko Mlaba (KZN Coastal)
Nadine de Klerk (Western Province)
Nondumiso Shangase (KZN Coastal)



Photo 1 Caption: The Momentum Proteas Women’s team will be hoping to take their lessons learnt from the T20I series against New Zealand as they prepare for the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup in Australia. Photo: @OfficialCSA (Twitter)


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