Abbott leaves Dolphins for Warriors

The 28-year-old cricketer has represented the Proteas in seven Tests taking 21 wickets.

Kyle Abbott. Picture: CricketSA Facebook.

CAPE TOWN - Proteas fast bowler Kyle Abbott on Monday announced he will move from the Dolphins to play his domestic cricket at the Warriors.

Abbott, who is a contracted to Cricket South Africa (CSA), nominated the Warriors as his preferred franchise with CSA still paying his salary.

The 28-year-old Abbott has represented the Proteas in seven Tests taking 21 wickets and will join the Eastern Cape franchise for pre-season in September.

He is currently playing for the Kings XI Punjab in the Indian Premier League.