Proteas set to risk fluffy tail?

2017-09-23 16:08

If SA opt to field only six frontline batsmen against Bangladesh, they will simultaneously sport an unusually iffy tail, says Rob Houwing.


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Morkel wants to know ODI plans

2017-09-22 16:30

Proteas fast bowler Morne Morkel has reportedly admitted that he will consider a Kolpak deal if he is not part of the team's 2019 World Cup plans.


Bangladesh's Rubel flies to SA after ID mix-up

2017-09-22 09:50

Bangladesh fast bowler Rubel Hossain flew out to join the tour of SA on Friday after his departure was delayed by a bizarre case of mistaken identity.


Bangladesh suffer Tamim injury scare

2017-09-21 12:27

Bangladesh opener Tamim Iqbal lasted just 13 balls before he was forced to 'retire hurt' against a CSA Invitational XI on Saturday.


Domingo: Proteas job 'wore me down'

2017-09-22 14:22

Russell Domingo admits that losing his job to Ottis Gibson as Proteas coach is a huge "weight off his shoulders".


Bangladesh boosted by lack of Proteas stars

2017-09-21 14:36

Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahim acknowledges that the Tigers are boosted by the absence of Vernon Philander, Dale Steyn and AB de Villiers.


SA to face Zim on Boxing Day, India tour confirmed

2017-09-20 19:18

The Proteas will face Zimbabwe in the first ever 4-day Day/Night Test match starting on Boxing Day while India and SA square off at Newlands from January 5.


Markram to make Test debut in Potch

2017-09-22 10:07

Aiden Markram will make his debut for the Proteas in the first Test match against Bangladesh in Potchefstroom.


ICC guarded over CSA’s ‘4-day Test’

2017-09-21 11:25

The International Cricket Council has responded cautiously to Sport24 over CSA’s plans for a four-day Test match from Boxing Day, writes Rob Houwing.


Lone Proteas legend in Ponting's best-ever XI

2017-09-20 14:11

Former Australia skipper Ricky Ponting has named his best-ever cricketing XI, with Proteas all-rounder Jacques Kallis the only South African included.

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Gibson outlines plans for Proteas

2017-09-20 10:09

New Proteas coach Ottis Gibson wants to take his players to a place where they have never been before.


Philander out of first Bangladesh Test

2017-09-19 14:20

Proteas seamer Vernon Philander has been ruled out of the first Test against Bangladesh in Potchefstroom due to injury.


Bangladesh seamer denied entry into SA

2017-09-19 10:23

Rubel Hossain was prevented from boarding a flight to SA with the Bangladesh squad after the airline claimed he did not have immigration clearance.


Rahim eyes 'landmark' South Africa series

2017-09-16 17:09

Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahim says his team are looking for a "landmark" series against SA when they play two Test matches there later this month.

Sunfoil Series

Rabada in Lions squad for Sunfoil opener

2017-09-15 16:43

Proteas speedster Kagiso Rabada has been named in the Lions squad for their Sunfoil Series opener against the Warriors.


Lorgat: Proteas WILL play on Boxing Day

2017-09-19 18:09

CSA chief executive Haroon Lorgat has confirmed the Proteas will play on Boxing Day, but couldn't say who the opponents will be or which format will be played.


SA cricket's new sheriff is in town

2017-09-19 13:25

New coach Ottis Gibson has started the process of trying to get the Proteas back to the top of the pile in world cricket.


Morris ruled out of Bangladesh Tests

2017-09-19 09:35

The Proteas have received another setback ahead of their Test series against Bangladesh.


JP Duminy calls time on Test career

2017-09-16 09:15

Proteas star JP Duminy has announced his retirement from Test cricket and first class cricket with immediate effect.


Proteas: Temba WOULD open if asked

2017-09-15 15:07

Temba Bavuma has clarified where he stands on the theory that he could feasibly open the batting for the Proteas in Tests, writes Rob Houwing.


New coach Gibson faces Proteas pace problem

2017-09-19 18:04

New South Africa coach Ottis Gibson was faced with what he described as a "crucial" problem - injuries to four leading fast bowlers.


T20 Global League Steyn's 'realistic' return

2017-09-19 12:42

Proteas speedster Dale Steyn is likely to be unavailable for the duration of the Bangladesh tour to South Africa.


Proteas support staff have tour to prove themselves

2017-09-17 06:28

After CSA's announcement that they would be retained until the end of Bangladesh’s tour of the country, the Proteas’ support staff are effectively on trial on two fronts


Elgar hoping to find form for Bangladesh Tests

2017-09-15 21:11

Proteas opening batsman Dean Elgar says that next week's Sunfoil Series game will be perfect preparation for the home series against Bangladesh.


Philander in doubt for first Bangladesh Test

2017-09-15 13:15

Proteas seamer Vernon Philander is doubtful for the first Test against Bangladesh starting later this month.


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