The Proteas has announced 13 - man squad to play against Sri Lanka in three T20 international on Monday.
South Africa middle order batsman Farhaan Behardien is named as a captain in this squad.
Proteas batsman AB De Villiers is sidelined from the squad due to elbow injury. AB has not played international cricket since June last year. Batsman Faf Du Plessis is not available in this series and seamer Morne Morkel is also suffering from a back injury.
South Africa squad : Farhaan Behardien ( C ) , Theunis De Bruyn , Reeza Hendricks , Imran Tahir , Heino Kuhn , David Miller , Mangaliso Mosehle ( WK ) , Lungi Ngidi , Wayne Parnell , Dane Paterson , Aaron Phangiso , Andile Phehlukwayo , Jon - Jon Smuts.
South Africa vs Sri Lanka fixtures :
1) First T20 - 20 January - Centurion
2) Second T20 - 22 January - Johannesburg
3) Third T20 - 25 January - Cape Town