Cricket South Africa have included 23 year old Zubayr Hamza to the Proteas squad that will face Pakistan in three match test series.

The old Rondeboch boy enjoys a healthy first class average of 49 and high score of 202 not/out*

Fun fact: Zubayr Hamza will be the 4th Protea coming through the Varsity Sports ranks after Aiden Markham, Lungi Ngidi and Heinrich Klaasen.

Pakistan Series Dates:

First Test – Centurion 26 December 2018

Second Test – Newlands 03 January 2019

Third Test – Johannesburg 11 January 2019

Test Squad:

Faf du Plessis (captain), Hashim Amla, Temba Bavuma, Theunis de Bruyn, Quinton de Kock, Dean Elgar, Zubayr Hamza, Keshav Maharaj, Aiden Markram, Duanne Olivier, Vernon Philander, Kagiso Rabada, Dale Steyn.