Aussie pacers Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood to miss South Africa ODI series

The squad for the tour of South Africa will be named following the final ODI against Sri Lanka.

Sydney - Sept 02, 2016. RedNewswire/-

Pace pair Mitchell Starc and Josh Hazlewood will be rested for this month`s one-day international series in South Africa, Cricket Australia said on Friday.

Starc and Hazlewood would be stood down to allow them time to refresh ahead of the Australian summer season, CA said.

"Mitchell and Josh have had big tours of Sri Lanka and have a heavy workload ahead of them with ten Tests to be played this (domestic) summer," chief selector Rod Marsh said.

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