South Africa (RSA) Team Squad, Player List, Schedule For ICC Champions Trophy 2017 – One of the best teams in World cricket but yet named as chokers are the Proteas – South Africa. South Africa who has a bad track record in the ICC tournaments have just succeeded once in 1998 knockout cup. Excluding 1998 performance, South Africa has failed to win any other tournament. Often, the team has been exposed to pressure and intense situations and hence are known as chokers. The South African team is one of the consistent team in the world with 4 semifinal matches to their name.
South Africa (RSA) Team Squad, Player List For ICC Champions Trophy 2017
South Africa, top contenders for ICC Champions Trophy 2017 have declared their final 15 man squad. As expected, RSA under the leadership of Faf du Plessis will travel to England for ICC Champions Trophy. Few names like Dwaine Pretorius & Andile Phehlukwayo are new to the squad but remaining squad remain the same which has been performing for past year. Return of Dale Steyn was the highlighting news. Dale Steyn had suffered the injury early in 2017 due to which he opted out of IPL. Now his selection in top 15 means he will be fit til ICC CT.
|Quinton de Kock||Batsman/ Wicket-keeper|
|Faf du Plessis (Captain)||Batsman|
|AB de Villers||Batsman|
|Wayne Parnell||All Rounder|
|Chris Morris||All Rounder|
ICC Champions Trophy 2017 – South Africa Team Schedule
All teams visiting England will play warm-up matches. But South Africa are scheduled to tour England for a short series. So they are not scheduled for any further warm up matches. South Africa are scheduled to play 3 ODIs against England starting from 24th May 2017. South Africa are placed in Pool B along with three Asian teams – India, Pakistan and Sri Lanka. After the 3 match ODI series, South Africa will kick off their campaign against Sri Lanka on 3rd June. This will be followed by Pakistan and India on 7th and 11th June.
|3rd June||Sri Lanka v South Africa||The Oval|
|7th June||Pakistan v South Africa||Edgbaston|
|11th June||India v South Africa||The Oval|