South Africa 1st Test Squad / Players

  • Graeme Smith

    Graeme Smith captain

    Age: 25 years 309 days Playing role: Opening batsman Batting: Left-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm offbreak
  • Jacques Kallis

    Jacques Kallis vice-captain

    Age: 31 years 52 days Playing role: Allrounder Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm fast-medium
  • Hashim Amla

    Hashim Amla

    Age: 23 years 251 days Playing role: Top-order batsman Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm medium
  • Mark Boucher

    Mark Boucher wicketkeeper

    Age: 30 years 4 days Playing role: Wicketkeeper batsman Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm medium
  • AB de Villiers

    AB de Villiers

    Age: 22 years 293 days Playing role: Wicketkeeper batsman Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm medium
  • Herschelle Gibbs

    Herschelle Gibbs

    Age: 32 years 287 days Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm bowler
  • Andrew Hall

    Andrew Hall

    Age: 31 years 129 days Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm fast-medium
  • Andre Nel

    Andre Nel

    Age: 29 years 145 days Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm fast-medium
  • Makhaya Ntini

    Makhaya Ntini

    Age: 29 years 154 days Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm fast
  • Shaun Pollock

    Shaun Pollock

    Age: 33 years 144 days Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm fast-medium
  • Ashwell Prince

    Ashwell Prince

    Age: 29 years 193 days Batting: Left-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm offbreak
  • Dale Steyn

    Dale Steyn

    Age: 23 years 163 days Playing role: Bowler Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm fast
  • Paul Adams

    Paul Adams withdrawn player

    Age: 29 years 321 days Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Slow left-arm chinaman
  • Nicky Boje

    Nicky Boje withdrawn player

    Age: 33 years 262 days Batting: Left-hand bat Bowling: Slow left-arm orthodox
  • Jacques Rudolph

    Jacques Rudolph withdrawn player

    Age: 25 years 217 days Batting: Left-hand bat Bowling: Legbreak googly