Proteas’ new-age bowlers sparkle

2017-02-25 15:55

Youthful elements of South Africa’s frisky attack were brilliant in Saturday’s crushing of hosts New Zealand, writes Rob Houwing.


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De Villiers' hunger leads to thumping win

2017-02-25 14:00

SA hero AB de Villiers has admitted to nerves and battling a fear of failure as he produced a record-setting innings that led to a colossal win over NZ.


Australia crush India in 1st Test

2017-02-25 11:51

Left-arm spinner Steve O'Keefe claimed a match haul of 12 wickets to hand Australia a comprehensive 333-run win against India in the opening Test.

One Day Cup

Maharaj, Frylinck bowl Dolphins to victory

2017-02-25 10:21

Keshav Maharaj and Robbie Frylinck starred as the Dolphins beat the Highveld Lions in a low-scoring one-day clash in Durban.

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As it happened: NZ v Proteas, 3rd ODI

2017-02-25 02:30

Score update from the third ODI between New Zealand and South Africa at the Westpac Stadium in Wellington.


O'Keefe, Smith flatten India in 1st Test

2017-02-24 13:51

Left-arm spinner Steve Keefe grabbed a career-best haul of 6-35 to put Australia on top before skipper Steve Smith compounded India's misery.


O'Keefe grabs six wickets as India collapse

2017-02-24 10:25

Australia's left-arm spinner Steve O'Keefe dispatched six Indian batsmen in just 24 balls after lunch as the hosts collapsed to 105 all out in the opening Test.


Renshaw not first player to get runs in India

2017-02-23 20:38

Australia's Matt Renshaw became the latest in a long line of visiting cricketers to be laid low by an upset stomach in India.


Pretorius hopes to become ‘50/50’ all-rounder

2017-02-23 14:15

Proteas all-rounder, Dwaine Pretorius, hopes he can establish himself as a ‘50/50’ all-rounder after his performance in the close six-run loss to NZ.


Warner wicket, Renshaw sickness halts Oz charge

2017-02-23 08:57

India have grabbed the key wicket of David Warner just before lunch on the first day of the opening Test in Pune.


Sri Lanka drops Mathews from Tests

2017-02-25 13:27

Sri Lanka skipper Angelo Mathews has been ruled out of next month's two-Test home series against Bangladesh.


Proteas power to easy victory in 3rd ODI

2017-02-25 09:39

South Africa have thrashed New Zealand by 159 runs in the third one-day international in Wellington to go 2-1 up in the five game series.

One Day Cup

Titans smash record 400 to thump Cobras

2017-02-25 10:08

Henry Davids and Jonathan Vandiar shattered a series of records as the Titans thumped the Cape Cobras at Newlands.


Stalwart Rabada set to return in third ODI

2017-02-24 16:00

Proteas fast bowler Kagiso Rabada is set to return for the his side in the third ODI against New Zealand in Wellington.


Duminy: This was never going to be a walkover

2017-02-24 11:31

JP Duminy insists the Proteas have not lost their focus, despite the No 1-ranked one-day team losing their first match in 13 ODIs.


Starc, Hazlewood strike early

2017-02-24 08:44

Australian fast bowler Mitchell Starc has claimed the prized scalp of Virat Kohli for a duck as the tourists reduced India to 70/3 at lunch on day two of the first Test.


Hesson: Taylor one of the greats

2017-02-23 17:58

New Zealand coach Mike Hesson feels that batsman Ross Taylor is always talked about as one the greats of one-day International cricket.


Kepler: Hansie fixed matches long before getting caught

2017-02-23 10:24

Former Proteas captain Kepler Wessels believes Hansie Cronje was involved in match-fixing long before he was caught.


Australia win toss, bat in India Test

2017-02-23 06:16

Australia captain Steve Smith has won the toss and elected to bat against India in the first Test in Pune.


Proteas deliver improved performance

2017-02-25 11:34

Proteas skipper AB de Villiers was delighted with his teams improved performance in difficult conditions at the Westpac stadium in Wellington.


AB de Villiers tops 9 000 ODI runs

2017-02-25 06:23

South African AB de Villiers has passed the 9 000-run milestone in one-day internationals in the third ODI against New Zealand in Wellington.


Duminy eager to step up in Wellington

2017-02-24 17:00

Proteas all-rounder JP Duminy says that he is eager to captalise and deliver a match-winning contribution ahead of the third ODI.


Heinrich Klaasen gets Proteas Test call-up

2017-02-24 14:12

Cricket South Africa has named two uncapped players, Heinrich Klaasen and Theunis de Bruyn, in the Proteas Test squad.

One Day Cup

Relieved Prince looks ahead to Titans clash

2017-02-24 11:31

Cobras coach Ashwell Prince is relieved to have got off the mark in the One-Day Cup and is now looking to build on that when they host the Titans at Newlands.


Border slams Renshaw over retiring ill

2017-02-23 21:32

Former Australia skipper Allan Border has slammed the decision by Matt Renshaw to retire ill during the first day of the first Test against India.


Renshaw, Starc revive Australia in India Test

2017-02-23 13:38

Australia's Matt Renshaw admitted he feared he had let his team-mates down before returning to hit a gritty half-century in the first Test against India.


Pretorius: I've worked my whole life for this

2017-02-23 10:20

Dwaine Pretorius credits his blistering performance for the Proteas in the second ODI to his hunger to contribute towards the team's success.

One Day Cup

Smith stars as Cobras beat Warriors

2017-02-23 07:45

Jason Smith finished with career-best figures as the Cape Cobras sealed a comfortable One-Day Cup win over the Warriors at Buffalo Park.


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