South Africa have won the toss and elected to bat first against Bangladesh in a match of T20 World Cup's Super 12 fixture at Sydney Cricket Ground on Thursday morning (October 27).
Taskin Ahmed sent South Africa skipper Temba Bavuma back to the pavilion in the very first over for 2.
Both teams are playing with a change. Mehidy Hasan Miraz replaces Yasir Ali in the Tigers' playing XI while Tabraiz Shamsi comes in for Lungi Ngidi in Proteas' XI.
The match started at 9 AM Bangladesh time and being aired live of Gazi TV and T Sports Channel.
Bangladesh (Playing XI): Najmul Hossain Shanto, Soumya Sarkar, Litton Das(w), Shakib Al Hasan(c), Afif Hossain, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Nurul Hasan, Mosaddek Hossain, Taskin Ahmed, Hasan Mahmud, Mustafizur Rahman
South Africa (Playing XI): Quinton de Kock(w), Temba Bavuma(c), Rilee Rossouw, Aiden Markram, David Miller, Tristan Stubbs, Wayne Parnell, Keshav Maharaj, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje, Tabraiz Shamsi