Its time for A.B.De villiers vs Daniel Vettori
The proteas are facing a tough challenge against the kiwis @ New Zealand , which will help them regain World no.1 if they make a whitewash 3-0 in the test series !!
The tour consists of three Test matches, three ODIs and three T20
International matches with tourist starting the tour with a warm-up
Twenty20 match against the Canterbury Wizards on 15 February 2012.
The squad: ( For )
Test Squad: Graeme Smith (Captain), Alviro Petersen, Hashim
Amla, Jacques Rudolph, Jacques Kallis, AB de Villiers, JP Duminy, Mark
Boucher (Wicket Keeper), Marchant de Lange, Imran Tahir, Morne Morkel,
Robin Peterson, Vernon Philander, Dale Steyn and Lonwabo Tsotsobe
ODI Squad: AB de Villiers (Captain), Graeme Smith, Hashim
Amla, JP Duminy, Faf du Plessis, Jacques Kallis, Albie Morkel, Morne
Morkel, Johan Botha, Justin Ontong, Wayne Parnell, Robin Peterson, Dale
Steyn and Lonwabo Tsotsobe.
T20I Squad: AB de Villiers (Captain), Hashim Amla, JP Duminy, Colin
Ingram, Richard Levi, Albie Morkel, Morne Morkel, Justin Ontong , Wayne
Parnell, Robin Peterson, Justin Theron , Johan Botha, Marchant de Lange
and Lonwabo Tsotsobe.
Significant features include the recall of Justin Ontong for both
limited overs formats, Richard Levi, as Hashim Amla’s opening partner in
the T20 squad, and the selection of, JP Duminy, as the extra batsman
for the Test side ahead of Ashwell Prince.
Two stalwarts, Jacques Kallis and Dale Steyn, will be rested for the T20 series but will play in the other two formats.
The proteas are aiming for a whitewash against the Kiwis in the test series which will help them to regain the No.1 Test side in the world
With Hashim Amla , "KING" Kallis , A.B , Boucher and the deadly combo Dale , Lopsy and the World record holder Philander in the Protean side , South Africa start favourites ahead of the Tour. No doubt the proteas are gonna rock this tour and crush the kiwis and Regain the Well deserved World No.1 Spot once again .
As a Crazy fan of the proteas and a die hard fan of "KING KALLIS" ..... My support is Only for the Proteas !!!!
Eagerly waiting for the matches to start and lets see how the Kiwis gets punished :P Not to say i hate Kiwi's players , I luv the "Proteas" More than any team !! :P
All the best A.B and co. !!! Keep rocking !! Will be enjoying all of your matches !!!
Proteas rulezzzzz !!!!!!!