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    AB de Villiers fit to face England but Steyn misses out

    Captain to lead against England in Royal London ODI series and Champions Trophy.

    AB de Villiers is fit to captain South Africa for the Royal London ODI Series and Champions Trophy but Dale Steyn and Vernon Philander miss out due to injury.

    Steyn is yet to recover from breaking a bone in his right shoulder against Australia in November.

    Philander picked up a groin injury playing for Sussex against Kent in the latest round of Specsavers County Championship matches.

    There is a place for Morne Morkel who has not been involved in ODI cricket for 10 months while left-arm spinner Keshav Maharaj is included for the first time.

    South Africa squad:

    Hashim Amla
    Quinton de Kock
    Faf du Plessis
    AB de Villiers
    JP Duminy
    David Miller
    Chris Morris
    Wayne Parnell
    Andile Phehlukwayo
    Kagiso Rabada
    Imran Tahir
    Dwaine Pretorius
    Keshav Maharaj
    Farhaan Behardien
    Morne Morkel

    Royal London ODI schedule and tickets:

    24 May - Headingley
    27 May - Ageas Bowl
    29 May - Lord's

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