South Africa Test Squad / Players

  • Graeme Smith

    Graeme Smith captain

    Age: 32 years 324 days Playing role: Opening batsman Batting: Left-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm offbreak
  • AB de Villiers

    AB de Villiers vice-captain/keeper

    Age: 29 years 308 days Playing role: Wicketkeeper batsman Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm medium
  • Kyle Abbott

    Kyle Abbott

    Age: 26 years 187 days Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm fast-medium
  • Hashim Amla

    Hashim Amla

    Age: 30 years 266 days Playing role: Top-order batsman Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm medium
  • Jean-Paul Duminy

    Jean-Paul Duminy

    Age: 29 years 252 days Playing role: Middle-order batsman Batting: Left-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm offbreak
  • Faf du Plessis

    Faf du Plessis

    Age: 29 years 162 days Playing role: Allrounder Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Legbreak
  • Dean Elgar

    Dean Elgar

    Age: 26 years 194 days Batting: Left-hand bat Bowling: Slow left-arm orthodox
  • Imran Tahir

    Imran Tahir

    Age: 34 years 270 days Playing role: Bowler Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Legbreak googly
  • Jacques Kallis

    Jacques Kallis

    Age: 38 years 67 days Playing role: Allrounder Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm fast-medium
  • Rory Kleinveldt

    Rory Kleinveldt

    Age: 30 years 282 days Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm fast-medium
  • Morne Morkel

    Morne Morkel

    Age: 29 years 77 days Playing role: Bowler Batting: Left-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm fast
  • Alviro Petersen

    Alviro Petersen

    Age: 33 years 27 days Playing role: Batsman Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm offbreak
  • Robin Peterson

    Robin Peterson

    Age: 34 years 140 days Playing role: Bowler Batting: Left-hand bat Bowling: Slow left-arm orthodox
  • Vernon Philander

    Vernon Philander

    Age: 28 years 181 days Playing role: Allrounder Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm fast-medium
  • Dale Steyn

    Dale Steyn

    Age: 30 years 178 days Playing role: Bowler Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm fast
  • Thami Tsolekile

    Thami Tsolekile wicketkeeper

    Age: 33 years 74 days Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm offbreak