CRICKET: THE WORLD CUP: Donald Ready for His Final Chance; CANADA V SOUTH AFRICA
South Africa will have a final chance to experiment with the balance of their team when they take on Canada today, says coach Eric Simons.
South Africa have struggled to settle on their best line-up, particularly in the bowling department where exWarwickshire fast bowler Allan Donald is still searching for his old form.
'It is definitely the last opportunity for us to experiment,' Simons said.
'Monday [South Africa's final group game against Sri Lanka] is going to be crucial. I don't think we'll be doing anything for the sake of doing it against Canada. Everything we do will be done with a purpose in mind.'
Donald is certain to play against the Canadians in what amounts to his last shot at securing to secure a place in South Africa's first-choice line-up. Should the Proteas, as expected, beat the North American minnows, they then have to win against Sri Lanka in order to qualify for the Super Sixes. …