AB de Villiers recently could not enjoy the 1-0 win against New Zealand in the Sunfoil Test Series. Since his debut, this is the first test match he has missed due to his injury after the same in the year 2004.
In the match against Ireland Faf du Plessis would be seen as the captain. Moreover, a substitute to Devillers will be Rilee Rossouw who has been newly added to the squad.
South Africa set to showcase against Ireland with their squad to include Faf du Plessis (captain), Temba Bavuma, Farhaan Behardien, Quinton de Kock (wk), JP Duminy, David Miller, Chris Morris, Wayne Parnell, Aaron Phangiso, Andile Phehlukwayo, Dwaine Pretorius, Kagiso Rabada, Rilee Rossouw.