Smith slams England after Ashes arm-wrestle

2017-11-25 11:39

Steve Smith has slammed England's fielding tactics as "pretty defensive" as Australia gained an edge after three hard-fought days in the first Ashes Test.

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Ashes

Advantage Australia at stumps on Day 3 of Gabba Test

2017-11-25 10:03

Australia are in control against England at the close of the third day of the first Ashes Test at the Gabba.

 
T20 Challenge

Cobras get their campaign back on track

2017-11-24 21:38

The Cape Cobras got their T20 campaign back on track as they beat the Highveld Lions at Boland Park.

 
Ashes

Anderson digs deep into bag of tricks

2017-11-24 19:30

England fast bowler James Anderson conceded that he tried everything he could to get something out of a tame GABBA pitch.

 
Cricket

Sri Lanka struggle despite Karunaratne fifty

2017-11-24 11:15

Opener Dimuth Karunaratne hit a gritty half-century as Sri Lanka struggled against India's persistent bowling on the opening day of the second Test.

 
Cricket

Watling not fit to keep against Windies

2017-11-24 08:48

New Zealand will have to find a new wicketkeeper for the first Test against the West Indies after it BJ Watling had not recovered from injury.

 
Cricket

SA U19s hit the ground running with pre-series camp

2017-11-23 20:43

The SA U-19 side have gathered at CSA's Centre of Excellence for a four-day camp in preparation for upcoming matches against England and Namibia.

 
Ashes

WATCH: Ben Stokes sends England an Ashes message

2017-11-23 13:33

Absent England all-rounder Ben Stokes has sent his team-mates a video message ahead of their Ashes battle against Australia.

 
Proteas

Ontong praised after Proteas appointment

2017-11-23 11:25

Justin Ontong has been praised after his appointment as the new fielding coach of the South African national side.

 
T20 Challenge

Prince reminds Cobras of proud legacy

2017-11-23 10:23

The Cobras have set high standards as a domestic powerhouse over several decades and they have an obligation to their fans to maintain it.

 
T20 Challenge

More rain frustrations for Dolphins

2017-11-22 20:08

Heavy rain forced a second successive home washout for the Dolphins as their T20 Challenge match against the Warriors was washed out.

 
T20 Challenge

Knights edge Warriors in nail-biting finish

2017-11-24 22:00

The Knights were taken down to the wire before they beat the Warriors in their T20 Challenge match at the Mangaung Oval

 
T20 Challenge

Dolphins make it a hat-trick ... of washouts

2017-11-24 20:23

The T20 Challenge match between the Dolphins and the log-leading Titans has been washed out without a ball being bowled.

 
Cricket

Ashwin, Sharma make India shine v Sri Lanka

2017-11-24 13:56

Ravichandra Ashwin and Ishant Sharma formed a fearsome partnership for India to skittle out Sri Lanka for 205 on the opening day of the second Test.

 
Ashes

He's armless: Eddie gives cricket advice

2017-11-24 10:21

England rugby coach Eddie Jones advised Australia spinner Nathan Lyon to work on an "arm ball" after watching him go wicketless on Day 1 of the Ashes series.

 
Cricket

England hit back with Warner scalp after Ashes collapse

2017-11-24 06:55

Australia lost the big wicket of David Warner as England applied pressure on the second day of the first Ashes Test at the Gabba.

 
Ashes

Unnameables? Vince hits back after 'statement' innings

2017-11-23 21:16

James Vince says he was motivated to seize his new chance in England's team after being written off as a batting nobody in the Ashes tour.

 
Proteas

India prepare quick tracks as SA tour looms

2017-11-23 12:30

Captain Virat Kohli said India had demanded fast, green-topped wickets for the Test series against Sri Lanka to prepare for their tour of South Africa.

 
Ashes

Lyon roars with run-out to slow England in Ashes

2017-11-23 10:58

England's James Vince was run out with a century beckoning on his Ashes debut as Australia hit back to leave the first Test finely balanced after Day 1.

 
Cricket

Wicket set for India-Sri Lanka Test of pace

2017-11-22 22:24

A green tinge across the wicket when the second Test between India and Sri Lanka starts indicates a fast-paced challenge is likely.

 
Ashes

Barmy Army has Lyon in their sights on Ashes eve

2017-11-22 18:29

England's Barmy Army have moved on from the devastation of their last Ashes tour Down Under and set their sights on Aussie spinner Nathan Lyon.

 
Ashes

As it happened: Ashes, 1st Test - Day 3

2017-11-25 07:30

A recap of the scoring from Day 3 of the first Ashes Test between Australia and England at the Gabba in Brisbane.

 
Proteas

Steyn to ramp up Test preparations

2017-11-24 14:06

Proteas bowler Dale Steyn will ramp up his preparations for the important Tests later in the summer by going on a special conditioning programme.

 
Cricket

Indian cricket team all out for 2!

2017-11-24 11:30

An Indian women's state cricket team managed just two runs in an official 50-over match, one of the lowest totals ever recorded.

 
Ashes

Gabba Ashes Test in the balance after Day 2

2017-11-24 09:50

Australia were fighting back in reply to England's first innings at the close on the second day of the first Ashes Test at the Gabba.

 
T20 Challenge

Knights seek momentum-building weekend

2017-11-23 18:11

Knights coach Nicky Boje is searching for some momentum for his side in the RAM SLAM T20 Challenge as they prepare to host the Warriors.

 
T20 Challenge

No complacency for firing Titans

2017-11-23 15:09

Runaway leaders the Titans are aiming to continue their storming start to the RAM SLAM T20 Challenge season.

 
Cricket

CSA launch Black Friday ticket sales promotion

2017-11-23 11:31

Cricket South Africa has announced its participation in this year's Black Friday festivities with 50 percent off select tickets.

 
Proteas

Steyn returns to Cape Town to work on fitness

2017-11-23 10:16

Proteas speedster Dale Steyn is set to return to Cape Town this week where he will look to get fit for Test cricket.

 
Ashes

Gibson wishes England well for the Ashes

2017-11-22 21:13

Proteas coach Ottis Gibson has wished England's Joe Root and squad as the first Ashes Test soon gets underway at the Gabba.

 
 

 
 
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