South Africa 1st Test Squad / Players

  • Graeme Smith

    Graeme Smith captain

    Age: 26 years 318 days Playing role: Opening batsman Batting: Left-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm offbreak
  • Ashwell Prince

    Ashwell Prince vice-captain

    Age: 30 years 202 days Batting: Left-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm offbreak
  • Hashim Amla

    Hashim Amla

    Age: 24 years 260 days Playing role: Top-order batsman Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm medium
  • Mark Boucher

    Mark Boucher wicketkeeper

    Age: 31 years 13 days Playing role: Wicketkeeper batsman Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm medium
  • AB de Villiers

    AB de Villiers

    Age: 23 years 302 days Playing role: Wicketkeeper batsman Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm medium
  • Herschelle Gibbs

    Herschelle Gibbs

    Age: 33 years 296 days Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm bowler
  • Paul Harris

    Paul Harris

    Age: 29 years 44 days Playing role: Bowler Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Slow left-arm orthodox
  • Jacques Kallis

    Jacques Kallis

    Age: 32 years 61 days Playing role: Allrounder Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm fast-medium
  • Neil McKenzie

    Neil McKenzie

    Age: 32 years 22 days Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm medium
  • Andre Nel

    Andre Nel

    Age: 30 years 154 days Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm fast-medium
  • Makhaya Ntini

    Makhaya Ntini

    Age: 30 years 163 days Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm fast
  • Shaun Pollock

    Shaun Pollock

    Age: 34 years 153 days Playing role: Allrounder Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm fast-medium
  • Dale Steyn

    Dale Steyn

    Age: 24 years 172 days Playing role: Bowler Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm fast