Basil D'Oliveira Trophy, 2012

July 31, 2012

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withdrawn player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withdrawn player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

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