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Update South Africa name six uncapped players for first two Tests vs England

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That the winds of change are blowing through South African cricket was evident in the men's Test squad named on Monday for the first two Tests against England. Six uncapped players, five casualties and one returnee were named by a panel that didn't exist this time last week, and which includes a new coach and a selector who was dumped after the World Cup.

Batters Pieter Malan and Rassie van der Dussen, allrounder Dwaine Pretorius, wicketkeeper-batter Rudi Second, and fast bowlers Dane Paterson and Beuran Hendricks were the newbies in a squad of 17. All except Malan and Second have played white-ball cricket for South Africa.

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