Proteas captain Temba Bavuma was seemingly oblivious to the backlash sent his way over the past few days since the team's Cricket World Cup exit in Kolkata, India.
Proteas captain Temba Bavuma is cognisant of the sentiment surrounding the current crop of players' potentially ending South Africa's wait for a Cricket World Cup, but guards against any entitlement of a final.
Proteas coach Rob Walter insists Temba Bavuma is not "undroppable" but will give his captain every chance to prove his fitness ahead of Thursday's Cricket World Cup semi-final clash against Australia.
Captain Temba Bavuma says he is eager to make a contribution with the bat for the Proteas ahead of their blockbuster clash against World Cup hosts India in Kolkata.
The Proteas will be eager to continue their form at the 2023 Cricket World Cup when they face New Zealand on Wednesday.
Proteas captain Temba Bavuma admits his team had luck on their side after clinching a thrilling one-wicket victory over Pakistan at the Cricket World Cup in Chennai.