Cricket 19.10.2017 02:30 pm

Aiden Markram set for a second Proteas debut in three weeks

The exciting young opener, who piled up the runs in the Tests against Bangladesh, is now in line to play ODIs too.

Aiden Markram looks set to make his one-day international debut in the third and final match between South Africa and Bangladesh at Buffalo Park on Sunday.

Aiden Markram set for a second Proteas debut in three weeks
Aiden Markram set for a second Proteas debut in three weeks

Aiden Markram set for a second Proteas debut in three weeks

The exciting young opener, who piled up the runs in the Tests against Bangladesh, is now in line to play ODIs too.

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WATCH: Thank Ottis Gibson for AB’s big return

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Brutal AB de Villiers leads Proteas to early series win

The Proteas’ gifted hitter whacks a magnificent 176 against a shell shocked Bangladesh attack before Andile Phehlukwayo impresses with ball.
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Proteas will take first strike in Paarl

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Meet Wiaan Mulder, the Proteas’ new teenage sensation

The Highveld Lions star has been called up to the ODI squad. He reveals an interesting idol and a career-changing chat with Aiden Markram.
Record man Hashim Amla couldn’t be bothered with them
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The bearded Proteas star experienced tough times with the bat too recently to just take all his records of the past week or so for granted.
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Infographic: The Proteas’ Paarl paradise

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Why Quinton de Kock’s hundred is good news for Neil McKenzie

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#BraamSuicide: Cricketer says black families don’t grasp depression

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Amla and De Kock break records but no sweat for Proteas
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Amla and De Kock break records but no sweat for Proteas

South Africa’s opening pair cruise to a Bangladesh target that seemed competitive but actually wasn’t on a flat pitch.
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Ton-up David Miller wants to buzz with the rest of the Proteas

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AB and JP get time in the middle but it’s the rookies that star

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Players react to T20 Global League chaos on Twitter

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Cricket SA’s checks and balances under fire after T20 fiasco

Acting CEO Thabang Moroe admits the board might’ve failed its watchdog duty after being kept in the dark by former chief Haroon Lorgat.
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WATCH: When Temba Bavuma doesn’t make runs, he does this…

This was pretty spectacular from the Proteas batsman!
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Bumbling Bangladesh gift Proteas a powerful position

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‘Justice’ for Aiden Markram as Proteas turn Tigers into kitties
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‘Justice’ for Aiden Markram as Proteas turn Tigers into kitties

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