Lungi Ngidi has been ruled out of the Boxing Day Test against England after he suffered a Grade 1 hamstring muscle tear during warm-ups ahead of the Mzansi Super League play-offs.
Lungi Ngidi is not new to the "Lungi Dance" song, having come across it when playing for Chennai Super Kings.
Lungi Ngidi, after passing the fitness test, is likely to replace Beuran Hendricks for South Africa.
South Africa will look to avenge their semi-final loss at the previous World Cup that saw them once again going down in a knockout game in an ICC tournament.
Lungi Ngidi's return will bolster South Africa's pace attack after veteran pacer Dale Steyn was ruled out of the tournament. With three points in five games, South Africa still have an outside chance to make it to the semi-finals.
South Africa pacer Lungi Ngidi will be sidelined for up to 10 days after suffering a hamstring strain in Sunday's World Cup defeat to Bangladesh.
Scott Kuggeleijn has featured in two One-Day Internationals (ODI) and four T20 Internationals for New Zealand.
This is South Africa's last 50-over assignment before the ICC World Cup 2019, starting on May 30 in the United Kingdom.
Lungi Ngidi sustained a right knee ligament injury while fielding in a T20 international against Australia last week.
Both Dale Steyn and Lungi Ngidi shared four wickets between them while Andile Phehlukwayo ended the match with figures of 3/33.
Dale Steyn, 35, was named in the 15-man squad which includes young stars Kagiso Rabada and Lungi Ngidi.
Chasing 118, South Africa lost their first four wickets for 58 runs but Heinrich Klaasen dashed Zimbabwean hopes.
SunRisers Hyderabad and Chennai Super Kings would both be keen to seal of final spot.
Mohammad Siraj was almost half-way down the pitch when he slipped and fell flat on the wicket.
The cricketer will also be a part of the Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Chennai Super Kings (CSK) for the 11th edition of the cash-rich league.
Ngidi was playing on his home ground and was cheered by the audience throughout the game.
The hosts won the second Test by 135 runs on day five and took an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series.