South Africa's Vernon Philander bowls on February 4, 2013 on day four of the first Test match against Pakistan at Wanderers stadium in Johannesburg. AFP PHOTO / STRINGER
MS Dhoni (C) and Suresh Raina (L) of India appeal successfully to dismiss Vernon Philander of South Africa during the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup match between South Africa and India at Melbourne Cricket Ground on February 22, 2015 in Melbourne, Australia.
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Vernon Philander of South Africa celebrates the wicket of Asad Shafiq of Pakistan during day 2 of the 1st Test match between South Africa and Pakistan at Bidvest Wanderers Stadium on February 02, 2013 in Johannesburg, South Africa.
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Vernon Philander of South Africa celebrates the wicket of Rob Nicol of New Zealand during day one of the First Test match between New Zealand and South Africa at Seddon Park on March 15, 2012 in Hamilton, New Zealand.
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Vernon Philander of South Africa celebrates the wicket of Ricky Ponting of Australia during day two of the Third Test Match between Australia and South Africa at the WACA on December 1, 2012 in Perth, Australia.
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Vernon Philander of Nottinghamshire is congratulated on taking the wicket of Marcus Trescothick of Somerset during the LV County Championship match between Nottinghamshire and Somerset at Trent Bridge on May 19, 2015 in Nottingham, England.
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South African players celebrate with Vernon Philander after he got the wicket of Shaun Marsh of Australia during day four of the Second Test match between South Africa and Australia at AXXESS St George's Cricket Stadium on February 23, 2014 in Port Elizabeth, South Africa.