JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 04, Rhett Halkett during the FIH Champions Challenge 1 3rd / 4th playoff match between South Africa and Argentina from Randburg Hockey Stadium on December 04, 2011 in Johannesburg, South Africa Photo by Duif du Toit / Gallo Images

Johannesburg – The SA Hockey Association on Saturday announced an 18-man team to represent South Africa at the World League Round 2 men’s hockey tournament.

The team captained by Rhett Halkett will tackle tournament favourites Argentina, Brazil, Trinidad and Tobago, Chile and the USA.

The tournament will be played between February 27 and March 5 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

SA Men: Miguel da Graca, Pierre de Voux, Tim Drummond, Jethro Eustice, Ashlin Freddy, Matt Guise-Brown, Craig Haley, Rhett Halkett (capt), Julian Hykes, Gowan Jones, Lloyd Norris-Jones, Taine Paton, Clint Panther, Rassie Pieterse, Jonty Robinson, Austin Smith, Ricky West, Oliver Whitely. – Sapa