South Africa Test Squad / Players

  • Graeme Smith

    Graeme Smith captain

    Age: 31 years 181 days Playing role: Opening batsman Batting: Left-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm offbreak
  • AB de Villiers

    AB de Villiers vice-captain

    Age: 28 years 165 days Playing role: Wicketkeeper batsman Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm medium
  • Hashim Amla

    Hashim Amla

    Age: 29 years 122 days Playing role: Top-order batsman Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm medium
  • Jean-Paul Duminy

    Jean-Paul Duminy

    Age: 28 years 108 days Playing role: Middle-order batsman Batting: Left-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm offbreak
  • Faf du Plessis

    Faf du Plessis

    Age: 28 years 18 days Playing role: Allrounder Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Legbreak Notes: Added as cover for Albie Morkel - 31st July
  • Imran Tahir

    Imran Tahir

    Age: 33 years 126 days Playing role: Bowler Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Legbreak googly
  • Jacques Kallis

    Jacques Kallis

    Age: 36 years 289 days Playing role: Allrounder Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm fast-medium
  • Albie Morkel

    Albie Morkel

    Age: 31 years 51 days Batting: Left-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm medium-fast
  • Morne Morkel

    Morne Morkel

    Age: 27 years 299 days Playing role: Bowler Batting: Left-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm fast
  • Alviro Petersen

    Alviro Petersen

    Age: 31 years 249 days Playing role: Batsman Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm offbreak
  • Robin Peterson

    Robin Peterson

    Age: 32 years 362 days Playing role: Bowler Batting: Left-hand bat Bowling: Slow left-arm orthodox
  • Vernon Philander

    Vernon Philander

    Age: 27 years 37 days Playing role: Allrounder Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm fast-medium
  • Jacques Rudolph

    Jacques Rudolph

    Age: 31 years 88 days Batting: Left-hand bat Bowling: Legbreak googly
  • Dale Steyn

    Dale Steyn

    Age: 29 years 34 days Playing role: Bowler Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm fast
  • Thami Tsolekile

    Thami Tsolekile wicketkeeper

    Age: 31 years 296 days Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm offbreak
  • Lonwabo Tsotsobe

    Lonwabo Tsotsobe

    Age: 28 years 146 days Playing role: Bowler Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Left-arm fast-medium
  • Mark Boucher

    Mark Boucher withdrawn player

    Age: 35 years 241 days Playing role: Wicketkeeper batsman Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm medium
  • Marchant de Lange

    Marchant de Lange withdrawn player

    Age: 21 years 292 days Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm fast