South African team is led by AB de Villiers, who is their most experienced player in the squad having already played 2 World Cups. 7 more players in the squad have played in the 2011 World Cup. Their youngest player de Kock, 22 years, is nursing injury, while the team has 9 players in the 30+ age group, with Tahir being the oldest at 35 years of age.
Players from Current Squad Who Participated in Previous World Cups
- 2011 World Cup: AB de Villiers, Hashim Amla, JP Duminy, Faf du Plessis, Imran Tahir, Dale Steyn, Wayne Parnell
2007 World Cup: AB de Villiers
Team for 2015 World Cup
Captain: AB de Villiers
Wicketkeeper: Quinton de Kock (wk)
Players: Hashim Amla, Kyle Abbott, Farhaan Behardien, JP Duminy, Faf du Plessis, Imran Tahir, David Miller, Morne Morkel, Wayne Parnell, Aaron Phangiso, Vernon Philander, Rilee Rossouw, Dale Steyn