Anrich Nortje, who has been dominated out of the collection on account of a hip damage, has gone through a bone scan
“Duanne Olivier is wholesome and smartly, however did go back a good Covid-19 check outcome plenty of weeks in the past, which pressured him to quarantine and took time clear of his coaching forward of the present Betway Check collection in opposition to India,” Victor Mpitsang, the convenor of selectors, advised ESPNcricinfo on Monday, the second one day of the Check. Mpitsang had no longer given out main points on Sunday when contacted by way of us.
“This [Covid-19] did happen whilst he used to be away so that you could spend time together with his circle of relatives and his workloads weren’t the place the choice panel would have sought after them to be by the point he entered the crew bubble forward of the primary Check fit,” Mpitsang added. “He picked up a hamstring niggle right through the two-day, inter-squad fit firstly of the camp and the selectors didn’t need to chance him unnecessarily when there are two extra Check fits to take into consideration.”
It has additionally been learnt that Nortje, who used to be dominated out of the collection with a hip damage, has gone through a bone scan.
Firdose Moonda is ESPNcricinfo’s South Africa correspondent