South Africa Test Squad / Players

  • Graeme Smith

    Graeme Smith captain

    Age: 32 years 18 days Playing role: Opening batsman Batting: Left-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm offbreak
  • Kyle Abbott

    Kyle Abbott

    Age: 25 years 246 days Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm fast-medium
  • Hashim Amla

    Hashim Amla

    Age: 29 years 325 days Playing role: Top-order batsman Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm medium
  • AB de Villiers

    AB de Villiers wicketkeeper

    Age: 29 years 2 days Playing role: Wicketkeeper batsman Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm medium
  • Faf du Plessis

    Faf du Plessis

    Age: 28 years 221 days Playing role: Allrounder Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Legbreak
  • Dean Elgar

    Dean Elgar

    Age: 25 years 253 days Batting: Left-hand bat Bowling: Slow left-arm orthodox
  • Jacques Kallis

    Jacques Kallis

    Age: 37 years 126 days Playing role: Allrounder Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm fast-medium
  • Rory Kleinveldt

    Rory Kleinveldt

    Age: 29 years 341 days Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm fast-medium
  • Ryan McLaren

    Ryan McLaren

    Age: 30 years 10 days Playing role: Allrounder Batting: Left-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm medium-fast
  • Alviro Petersen

    Alviro Petersen

    Age: 32 years 86 days Playing role: Batsman Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm offbreak
  • Robin Peterson

    Robin Peterson

    Age: 33 years 199 days Playing role: Bowler Batting: Left-hand bat Bowling: Slow left-arm orthodox
  • Vernon Philander

    Vernon Philander

    Age: 27 years 240 days Playing role: Allrounder Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm fast-medium
  • Jacques Rudolph

    Jacques Rudolph

    Age: 31 years 291 days Batting: Left-hand bat Bowling: Legbreak googly
  • Dale Steyn

    Dale Steyn

    Age: 29 years 237 days Playing role: Bowler Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm fast
  • Morne Morkel

    Morne Morkel withdrawn player

    Age: 28 years 136 days Playing role: Bowler Batting: Left-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm fast