In the T20 World Cup 2021, all teams have been taking the knee in support of the campaign ‘Black Lives Matter’. But South African Wicket Keeper, Batsman Quinton De Kock has denied taking the knee in today’s match against West Indies.
Cricket South Africa has confirmed this by releasing a statement that it is De Kock’s personal stance and they will confirm to take action against him after the report from the team management.
Today, De Kock is not playing the match as he refused to take the knee.
South Africa has won the toss and decided to bowl first against West Indies. The first session has been completed. South Africa need 144 runs for a victory. Dwaine Pretorius bagged 3/17 while Keshav Maharaj claimed 2/24.