Cricket South Africa (CSA) have awarded national contracts to batsman Colin Ingram and leg-spinner Imran Tahir, who only made his international debut in the World Cup opener against the West Indies.
They are the two new players in CSA's 20-player list for the 2011-12 season, which can be extended to 22 players should the board choose.
Tahir marked his debut by taking four for 41 in Delhi while Ingram made an equally impressive start to his international career, scoring 238 runs in his first 11 One-Day Internationals with two centuries, also playing five Twenty20 Internationals.
South Africa contracted players 2011-12: Graeme Smith, Hashim Amla, Loots Bosman, Johan Botha, Mark Boucher, AB de Villiers, JP Duminy, Colin Ingram, Jacques Kallis, Ryan McLaren, Albie Morkel, Morne Morkel, Wayne Parnell, Alviro Petersen, Robin Peterson, Ashwell Prince, Dale Steyn, Imran Tahir, Juan Theron, Lonwabo Tsotsobe
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