1998, 2002 and 2010.
south africa never won the world cup
South Africa have yet to win the world cup in cricket.
South Africa have qualified three times in 1998, 2002, 2010.
The World Cup is being held for the first time in South Africa this year (2010)
This will be South africas second world cup ever.
2010 is their 3rd.
2010 was the first time the World Cup was held in South Africa.
South Africa have qualified three times in 1998, 2002, 2010. South Africa won the hosting selection for 2010 world cup with 14 votes to 10 and so automatically qualified for the 2010 tournament.
The world cup is in South Africa. South Africa is the name of the country.