Ngidi joins Roc Nation Sports

South Africa's Lungi Ngidi. AFP/Lakruwan Wanniarachchi 

JOHANNESBURG - South African bowler, Lungi Ngidi has announced that he will be joining the Roc Nation Sports family.

The 24-year-old is the first cricketer to join the global sports management company. 

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"Proud to be the first cricketer to join the family. Excited for this new chapter @rocnationsports," he said in a post on Twitter.

He joins Springbok captain, Siya Kolisi and Rugby World Cup-winner, Cheslin Kolbe as part of the Roc Nation family.