In a career that spanned over more than 12 years, Philander made his ODI debut against Ireland in 2007.
There were rumours of him signing a deal already with the Cricket South Africa as its director.
He missed the IPL too due to a shoulder injury.
The scan reports of Rabada's back have been sent to CSA.
Selectors have time until May 23 to change the World Cup squad.
She played for South Africa in three ODIs and one T20I.
After a thumping display in One-Day Cup, Markram caught the eye of former SA wicketkeeper Boucher.
Faf du Plessis also backs him at the helm.
His replacement and the new captain is yet to be named.
PCB chairman Ehsaan Mani's trip to the South Africa has been deemed successful and is raising the fans' expectations.