South Africa Cricket Board has declared provisional 30 members squad for 11th ICC cricket world cup in New Zealand/Australia scheduled to be started from 14 February 2015. One of the strongest teams of 2015 world cup Proteas will be looking to seal world cup trophy this time. South Africa never appeared in a world cup final since 1975 when inaugural tournament’s final was played between West Indies and Australia.
Ab de Villiers will be guiding Proteas towards first world cup as he has been appointed captain for the championship. Hashim Amla, Du Plessis, Dale Steyn, Quinton de Kock and JP Duminy are some of the key players for South Africa in cricket world cup.
South Africa preliminary squad for CWC 2015
|Ab De Villiers (Captain)||Farhaan Behardien|
|Hashim Amla||Kyle Abbott|
|Morne Morkel||Justin Ontong|
|Wayne Parnell||Quinton De Kock|
|David Miller||Ryan Mclaren|
|Chris Morris||Robin Peterson|
|Faf Du Plessis||Andrew Puttick|
|Imran Tahir||Rory Kleinveldt|
|Dean Elgar||Mthokozisi Shezi|
|Dale Steyn||Reeza Hendricks|
|Aaron Phangiso||Vernon Philander|
|David Wiese||Lonwabo Tsotsobe|
|Rilee Rossouw||Kagiso Rabada|
|Morne van Wyk||JP Duminy|
|Marchant De Lange||Beuran Hendricks|
South Africa has been placed into pool B of world cup where they’ll play first match of tournament against Zimbabwe on 15 Feb.