Euro T20 slam: Faf du Plessis joins Belfast Titans

The tournament will be held in Ireland, Scotland and Netherlands from August 30 to September 22.

Faf du Plessis after bringing up his century against Australia at the concluded World Cup.   -  Reuters Photo

South Africa skipper Faf du Plessis has joined Belfast Titans, a franchise of the Euro T20 Slam.

The tournament will be held in Ireland, Scotland and Netherlands from August 30 to September 22.

Du Plessis was picked by Belfast Titans as a supplementary player, a week after the draft of the league that was held in London on July 19, stated a media release issued here on Friday.

The 35-year-old Du Plessis, who has played 58 Tests and 143 ODIs apart from 44 T20s, will be playing alongside Belfast’s icon player Shahid Afridi and marquee player J.P. Duminy under coach Ian Pont.

His other team-mates include Colin Ingram, Muhammad Ilyas and Mitchell McClenaghan.