International cricket sees first Covid subs in SA-Bangladesh Test

Opening batter Sarel Erwee and all-rounder Wiaan Mulder have tested positive for Covid-19 and will play no further part in the second Test, where the fourth innings is underway as Bangladesh chase 413.

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For the first time since its introduction, a player has been picked as Covid substitute in an international match. South Africa have had two field two replacements on day four in Gqeberha.
Opening batter Sarel Erwee and all-rounder Wiaan Mulder have tested positive for Covid-19 and will play no further part in the second Test, where the fourth innings is underway as Bangladesh chase 413.
Top-order batter Khaya Zondo makes his Test debut as like-for-like replacement for Erwee. This is the second time in Test history a player has made debut coming in as substitute.
Mulder, who took crucial three wickets in Bangladesh's first innings, is replaced by left-arm seamer Glenton Stuurman.     
"Khaya Zondo will make his Test debut on Day 4 of the 2nd #BetwayTest against Bangladesh after Sarel Erwee and Wiaan Mulder tested positive for Covid-19," Cricket South Africa said in a statement.  
"The pair will be replaced with Zondo and Glenton Stuurman."
In 2020, Zimbabwe's Brian Mudzinganyama made his Test debut after coming in as a concussion substitute for Kevin Kasuza against Sri Lanka in Harare.