Will lack of a spin option hurt South Africa?
The absence of a part-time bowler is usually not a cause for much concern except if you are South Africa in Brisbane over the next few days. While JP Duminy’s heel injury shortens their specifically created seven-man batting line-up, it also takes away their only spin option, something that they may have wanted to call on even if only to perform a holding role.
Although Duminy has not been a serious bowling option for South Africa in the past, much was expected of him in this match. He was the only slower bowling option as South Africa opted for an all-pace attack and handed a debut to…
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