The final match of this series will also be a test of De Villiers’ ability to galvanise his troops after they have already lost the series.
The series is won but several players need to secure their places
'Facing the new ball is something you need to practise and get used to mentally more than anything. So I do believe in specialist opening batters and top-order players.'
Diminutive fielder is crouching in shadow of Close and Co
The right-arm seamer dismantled the Proteas' top order
South Africa 313 & 83 England 323 74-3
South Africa 313 England 238-2
Authorities told to focus on saving Tests ahead of his debut as SA captain against England on Thursday
Bowlers will be in the spotlight as lively Wanderers wicket virtually guarantees result
Only two innings higfher than Bairstow's recent 150 out, both by Alec Stewart, have been played by an England wicketkeeper.
Tourists’ firepower means South Africa are desperate that talisman Steyn is fit
Bayliss praises Stokes but hopes dropped catches are a one-off
Batsman pledges to focus on securing 'memorable series win over England' after sudden promotion
England retain a 1-0 lead in the series
England 629-6 dec & 16-0 South Africa 627-7 dec