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2018-11-15 15:50

South Africa will join the world of T20 leagues when the inaugural edition of the Mzansi Super League kicks off in Cape Town.

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Mzansi Super League

WATCH: CSA boss Moroe on SABC's readiness to broadcast MSL

2018-11-15 13:56

CSA CEO Thabang Moroe is eager to see how the national broadcaster, the SABC, will provide their coverage of the inaugural Mzansi Super League.

 
Mzansi Super League

WATCH: A look at the 6 Mzansi Super League teams

2018-11-15 10:19

Here are the six teams taking part in the inaugural Mzansi Super League when the tournament gets underway from November 16 to December 16.

 
Cricket

Superb Stokes sparks England fightback

2018-11-15 09:24

Brilliant fielding by Ben Stokes enabled England to end a key stand between Dimuth Karunaratne and Dhananjaya de Silva as Sri Lanka reached 139 for 4 at lunch.

 
Cricket

Cricket Australia sets strict guidelines for players in IPL

2018-11-15 06:48

Players picked in Australia's CWC squad won't be allowed to take part in the final few weeks of the IPL, cricket bosses have said in a bid to ensure country comes first.

 
Mzansi Super League

Mzansi Super League to be broadcast in India, sub-continent

2018-11-14 18:00

Cricket South Africa have announced that their coverage of the Mzansi Super League will be broadcast live in India and the sub-continent.

 
 
Mzansi Super League

Nelson Mandela Bay Giants delighted with MSL set-up

2018-11-14 14:58

The Nelson Mandela Bay Giants held a press conference and addressed the media about their plans and expectations for the Mzansi Super League.

 
Mzansi Super League

Mzansi Super League knocks Bold and the Beautiful off SABC screens

2018-11-14 12:24

The South African Broadcasting Corporation has released the broadcast schedule for the upcoming Mzansi Super League.

 
Cricket

England staggered by Sri Lanka spinners

2018-11-14 11:55

England's top batsmen were toppled by Sri Lanka's spinners after their new No 3 Ben Stokes and skipper Joe Root fell cheaply on day one of the second Test.

 
 
Cricket

Zimbabwe strike but Bangladesh ahead in 2nd Test

2018-11-14 08:23

Zimbabwe's seamers struck early in Bangladesh's second innings but couldn't stop the hosts' lead soaring to 296 runs in the second Test in Dhaka.

 
Cricket

Aussie paceman John Hastings retire

2018-11-14 08:15

Australian fast bowler John Hastings has retired from all forms of cricket fearing a mystery ailment could lead him to bleed to death on the field.

 
Cricket

Taijul leaves Zimbabwe struggling in 2nd Test

2018-11-13 13:51

Zimbabwe were bowled out for 304 runs in the first innings of the second Test against Bangladesh on the third day in Dhaka on Tuesday.

 
Mzansi Super League

Malan announces himself on SA stage with Newlands 50

2018-11-13 11:49

Cape Town Blitz player Dawid Malan announced himself with an impressive 85 runs off 54 in a friendly against Paarl Rocks.

 
Proteas

Faf, Rabada jump in ICC ODI rankings

2018-11-13 11:00

Proteas captain Faf du Plessis and fast bowler Kagiso Rabada have moved up in the latest ICC ODI player rankings.

 
Cricket

England face selection dilemma for 2nd Test

2018-11-13 07:08

Jos Buttler is at the centre of a double selection dilemma that England must solve for the second Test against Sri Lanka.

 
Mzansi Super League

Albie Morkel to lead Durban Heat in MSL

2018-11-12 14:25

Experienced former Proteas all-rounder Albie Morkel has been selected to captain the Durban Heat for the upcoming Mzansi Super League.

 
Mzansi Super League

Davids named as interim skipper for Paarl Rocks

2018-11-12 13:34

Former Proteas batsman Henry Davids has been named as interim captain of the Paarl Rocks for the opening games of the inaugural Mzansi Super League.

 
Cricket

Australia 'different ball game' - Sharma

2018-11-12 13:25

Batsman Rohit Sharma said India were brimming with confidence after their crushing home victories over the West Indies - but warned that winning their first Test series in Australia was a challenge of a different order.

 
Cricket

Mushfiqur builds on century in 2nd Zimbabwe Test

2018-11-12 09:07

Mushfiqur Rahim continued to build on his overnight century as Bangladesh cemented their position in the second Test against Zimbabwe in Dhaka on Monday.

 
Cricket

Dhawan hits 92 as India sweep T20 series

2018-11-11 20:14

Opener Shikhar Dhawan smashed 92 as India completed a six-wicket Twenty20 international win on the last ball against West Indies.

 
Cricket

Sri Lanka's Dananjaya reported for suspicious action

2018-11-11 19:23

Sri Lanka off-spinner Akila Dananjaya was reported over a suspect bowling action during the first Test which England won by 211 runs.

 
Proteas

Record partnership sees Proteas to ODI series win

2018-11-11 12:48

The Proteas have won the third and deciding ODI against Australia in Hobart to claim a 2-1 victory in the best of three series.

 
Cricket

Mominul, Mushfiqur put Bangladesh in command

2018-11-11 11:43

Mominul Haque struck his seventh Test century as Bangladesh recovered from early damage to get into a strong position in the second Test against Zimbabwe.

 
Cricket

Tigers opt to bat in second Zim Test

2018-11-11 05:55

Bangladesh captain Mahmudullah Riyad has won the toss and elected to bat first in the second and final Test against Zimbabwe in Dhaka.

 
Cricket

Pakistan include teen paceman for NZ Tests

2018-11-10 16:18

Pakistan's selectors have included teenage pace sensation Shaheen Shah Afridi in a 15-man squad for the first two of the three Tests against New Zealand.

 
Cricket

Faf on 2nd ODI defeat: 'It's a tough pill to swallow'

2018-11-10 11:01

Proteas captain Faf du Plessis was not a happy man following his team's seven run defeat to Australia in the second ODI in Adelaide.

 
Proteas

Finch hails 'outstanding' bowlers after ending streak

2018-11-09 20:01

Australia skipper Aaron Finch praised his "outstanding" bowlers after they snapped a seven-game losing streak by beating South Africa.

 
Cricket

Junaid out of series as NZ bat in second ODI v Pakistan

2018-11-09 13:02

Pakistan suffered an injury setback to pace spearhead Junaid Khan, as New Zealand won the toss and opted to bat in the second day-night international in Abu Dhabi.

 
 
Proteas

Proteas run riot in Adelaide, need 232 to win series

2018-11-09 08:48

The Proteas have put in a sterling bowling performance after winning the toss and asking Australia to bat in their second One-day international in Adelaide.

 
Proteas

Steyn opens up: I thought I would never bowl again

2018-11-15 14:34

Dale Steyn has opened up on his recovery from injury and how he thought at one stage that he would never bowl again.

 
Cricket

Pakistan look to Yasir, Abbas to tame 'tough' New Zealand

2018-11-15 13:29

Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed is confident leg-spinner Yasir Shah and medium pacer Mohammad Abbas can combine to tame "tough" NZ in the first Test.

 
Cricket

Bangladesh thrash Zimbabwe in Dhaka Test

2018-11-15 12:03

Bangladesh have beaten Zimbabwe in the second Test, levelling the series 1-1 and denying the visitors their first series win in seven years.

 
Proteas

Batting collapse sees Proteas women fall to Windies

2018-11-15 07:20

A batting collapse saw the Proteas women suffer their first defeat at the ICC Women’s World T20, as they lost to the West Indies.

 
Cricket

MCC gives umpires greater discretion over beamers

2018-11-14 20:44

Umpires will have greater discretion over what constitutes a dangerous delivery from 2019, the MCC has announced.

 
Proteas

Faf du Plessis retained by Chennai Super Kings

2018-11-14 17:20

Proteas skipper Faf du Plessis has been retained by the Chennai Super Kings for next year's Indian Premier League.

 
Proteas

Proteas: Morris must make it count

2018-11-14 16:29

Chris Morris should be chomping at the bit to get stuck in for the Proteas in the lone T20 match against Australia on Saturday, writes Rob Houwing

 
 
Cricket

Zimbabwe face uphill battle in Dhaka Test

2018-11-14 13:32

Zimbabwe, who set a target of 443 runs to win the second Test against Bangladesh, lost two early wickets before bad light brought an early stumps on Day 4 in Dhaka.

 
 
Proteas

Clinical Proteas victorious in T20 warm-up

2018-11-14 09:16

The Proteas cruised to victory in a T20 warm-up clash against a Cricket Australia XI in Brisbane on Wednesday.

 
Cricket

Stokes fails England's number three test

2018-11-14 08:20

England's Ben Stokes fell for 19 after being elevated to the crucial number three batting position in the second Test against Sri Lanka in Kandy.

 
Cricket

England captain sides with suspect spinner

2018-11-13 21:30

England captain Joe Root had words of sympathy for Sri Lanka's Akila Dananjaya who will go into the second Test with his bowling action under investigation.

 
Cricket

Sri Lankan bowler charged in another fixing row

2018-11-13 12:46

Sri Lanka international Dilhara Lokuhettige has been charged on three counts of breaching the Anti-Corruption Code.

 
Mzansi Super League

Vilas named as Jozi Stars skipper for MSL

2018-11-13 11:18

Dane Vilas has been appointed as the first captain of the Jozi Stars for the inaugural edition of the Mzansi Super League.

 
Cricket

Chari hits fifty but Bangladesh on top

2018-11-13 08:26

Brian Chari scored a half-century but Bangladesh made crucial breakthroughs to leave Zimbabwe struggling at 100 for 3 at lunch on the third day of the second Test in Dhaka.

 
Cricket

Mushfiqur cherishes dual role after record feat

2018-11-12 19:32

Bangladesh's Mushfiqur Rahim said he enjoyed his dual role in the team after scoring a record double hundred against Zimbabwe.

 
Proteas

Proteas: World Cup picture after Aussie series

2018-11-12 13:41

There are a number of lessons that the Proteas can take out of their series against Australia, writes Lloyd Burnard.

 
Mzansi Super League

Stars to host Spartans in MSL practice match

2018-11-12 12:57

Johannesburg will stage a dress rehearsal for the Mzansi Super League when the Jozi Stars host the Tshwane Spartans in a practice match.

 
Mzansi Super League

Jason Roy hopes for Giant impact in PE

2018-11-12 11:11

Nelson Mandela Bay Giants star Jason Roy is hoping to make a big impact is looking forward to link up with his new team-mates.

 
Proteas

Faf praises Proteas after 'big performance'

2018-11-12 10:00

Faf du Plessis has praised the way his team withstood the pressure of a must-win match to pull off a 2-1 series win against Australia in Hobart on Sunday.

 
 
Proteas

Series win: Proteas’ shape now set in stone?

2018-11-11 16:24

It will keep them a batsman shy, effectively, but the Oz series success will be used to justify SA retaining their current team structure into CWC 2019, reckons Rob Houwing

 
Cricket

Pakistan win toss, bat against NZ in deciding ODI

2018-11-11 13:37

Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed won the toss and chose to bat in the third and final one-day international against New Zealand in Dubai on Sunday.

 
Proteas

Faf, Miller flay Australia after another poor Protea start

2018-11-11 08:40

Centuries from captain Faf du Plessis and David Miller guided the Proteas to an impressive total batting first in the third and deciding ODI against Australia.

 
Proteas

Aussies bowl first against unchanged Proteas in deciding ODI

2018-11-11 05:13

Australia captain Aaron Finch won the toss and elected to bowl in the third and final one-day international against South Africa in Hobart.

 
Cricket

Bangladesh 'positive' before second Zim Test

2018-11-10 14:16

Mahmudullah Riyad said his team would go into the second Test against Zimbabwe in Dhaka on Sunday with "a positive frame of mind".

 
Cricket

Smith, Warner play together for first time since ban

2018-11-10 09:25

Banned opener David Warner shared a home field with Steve Smith for the first time since the ball-tampering scandal earlier this year.

 
Proteas

Ouch! Proteas, Aussies show CWC frailties

2018-11-09 17:37

Both SA and Australia continue to look way too brittle in batting terms to be deemed serious World Cup 2019 threats in England, says Rob Houwing.

 
 
Cricket

England remove Sri Lanka's top 3 with victory in sight

2018-11-09 09:41

England made strides towards a big victory in the first Test in Galle, removing Sri Lanka's top three before lunch on the fourth day as thunderstorms held off.

 
 
Cricket

Stubborn Silva inches Sri Lanka past England

2018-11-15 14:22

Sri Lanka's Roshen Silva held the fort to secure a first innings lead over England on the second day of the second Test.

 
Mzansi Super League

AB headlines new Mzansi Super League

2018-11-15 11:43

AB de Villiers will headline South Africa's first city-based T20 league when he leads the Tshwane Spartans in the opening match of the Mzansi Super League.

 
Mzansi Super League

Pakistani international Nawaz 'at home' in Cape Town

2018-11-15 09:58

Pakistan international Muhammad Nawaz is relishing the opportunity to play at his second 'home' when he represents the Cape Town Blitz.

 
Cricket

Taylor fights but Bangladesh surges ahead

2018-11-15 08:27

Bangladesh bowlers struck twice before lunch on the fifth and final day as Zimbabwe struggled to avoid defeat in the second Test in Dhaka.

 
Mzansi Super League

Wiese looking to rock the Mzansi Super League

2018-11-14 19:21

Despite picking what looks to be a well balanced Mzansi Super League squad, the Paarl Rocks team always seemed light of an out-and-out finisher in the middle to late order.

 
Cricket

Former Sri Lanka cricket star enters politics

2018-11-14 17:27

Sri Lanka's former cricket captain Tillakaratne Dilshan has joined the political party of former leader Mahinda Rajapakse.

 
Cricket

Curran and Buttler save England against Sri Lanka spin

2018-11-14 16:04

Sri Lanka's spinners claimed some big-name England wickets on the first day of the second Test before Jos Buttler and Sam Curran rescued the innings.

 
Mzansi Super League

Ticket prices leave fans disappointed for MSL opener

2018-11-14 12:50

Spectators wishing to purchase tickets today for the upcoming Mzansi Super League tournament have been left baffled - and disappointed - when attempting to do so.

 
Mzansi Super League

Prince not perturbed over CT Blitz' warm-up losses

2018-11-14 12:27

Cape Town Blitz head coach Ashwell Prince was pleased with his team's overall performance in their two warm-up games against Paarl Rocks.

 
Mzansi Super League

AB back to his smashing best on return

2018-11-14 10:33

AB de Villiers was in devastating form in the Mzansi Premier League warm-up clash between the Tshwane Spartans and Jozi Stars.

 
Cricket

Knight Riders dump Aussie Starc - by text!

2018-11-14 10:45

Australian pace spearhead Mitchell Starc could skip next year's IPL and focus on preparing for the CWC after being dumped by the Kolkata Knight Riders via text message.

 
Cricket

England bat first in Pallekele Test

2018-11-14 06:59

England have won the toss and chose to bat in the second Test against Sri Lanka on what looked to be a good spinners' wicket in Kandy.

 
Mzansi Super League

AB de Villiers named captain of Tshwane Spartans

2018-11-13 16:00

AB de Villiers has been appointed captain of the Tshwane Spartans for the first edition of the Mzansi Super League.

 
Mzansi Super League

Retired AB: I can't wait to play again

2018-11-13 12:28

Former Proteas star AB de Villiers says he is enjoying his international retirement, but he can't wait to take to the field again.

 
Mzansi Super League

Paarl wicket could be perfect fit for Shamsi

2018-11-13 11:06

Tabraiz Shamsi is licking his lips at the prospect of bowling at Boland Park on a pitch that may just be tailor made for him.

 
Proteas

Proteas Women off to winning start at World T20

2018-11-13 07:51

The Proteas Women are off to a winning start at the World T20 in West Indies having beaten Sri Lanka by 7 wickets.

 
Proteas

Proteas women blow as Chetty ruled out of World T20

2018-11-12 15:41

Cricket South Africa can confirm that Proteas women's wicket-keeper Trisha Chetty has been withdrawn from the ICC Women's World T20.

 
Cricket

Mushfiqur's record innings puts Bangladesh on top

2018-11-12 13:45

Mushfiqur Rahim became the first wicketkeeper-batsman in history to score two double hundreds in Tests as Bangladesh built a strong total in the second Test against Zimbabwe.

 
Proteas

Chart-busters! Miller, Du Plessis hit ‘Top 20’

2018-11-12 12:52

Rob Houwing on the statistical significance of the Miller-Du Plessis mayhem for the Proteas against arch-rivals Australia at Hobart.

 
Cricket

Finch warns faltering batsmen of shake-up for India ODIs

2018-11-12 12:27

Australia's one-day batsmen are under mounting pressure to keep their places after a lacklustre series defeat to SA, captain Aaron Finch has warned.

 
Cricket

Rain washes away Pakistan's chance of series win over NZ

2018-11-11 21:33

Persistent rain forced the third and final one-day international between Pakistan and New Zealand to be abandoned.

 
Proteas

CSA congratulates Proteas on ODI Series win

2018-11-11 14:09

Cricket South Africa has congratulated the Proteas on clinching their one-day series against Australia at Hobart.

 
Cricket

Mominul, Mushfiqur put Bangladesh in command

2018-11-11 14:59

Mominul Haque and Mushfiqur Rahim shared a record partnership with centuries apiece to put Bangladesh in a strong position against Zimbabwe.

 
Cricket

Injured Sri Lanka skipper out of second Test

2018-11-11 13:40

Sri Lanka's skipper Dinesh Chandimal will miss the second Test against England after injuring himself in the opening match of the series.

 
Cricket

Zim seamers strike early in second Bangladesh Test

2018-11-11 10:05

Kyle Jarvis struck twice and Donald Tiripano claimed a wicket as Bangladesh got off to a shaky start in the second Test against Zimbabwe in Dhaka.

 
Cricket

Oz cricketers 'cooked' after long-awaited victory

2018-11-10 16:43

Australia's cricketers admit they are drained from a huge effort to halt a demoralising losing streak while dealing with intense scrutiny from the public.

 
Cricket

Root looking for another sweet performance at Kandy

2018-11-10 13:07

England captain Joe Root believes England will go into the second Test against Sri Lanka at Kandy on Wednesday with "huge amounts of confidence".

 
Cricket

Imam head injury overshadows Pakistan triumph

2018-11-09 21:21

Pakistan beat New Zealand in the second ODI but was overshadowed by a injury to Imam-ul-Haq who was taken to hospital after being hit by a ball.

 
Proteas

Proteas batting bombs in Adelaide run chase

2018-11-09 14:10

The Proteas bombed in their run chase against Australia in Adelaide on Friday, losing the second ODI to leave the series tied.

 
Cricket

England win first Test against Sri Lanka

2018-11-09 12:56

England have secured victory in the first Test against Sri Lanka in Galle, giving the visitors their first away Test success in 13 matches.

 
Cricket

Tamim to make injury return against Windies

2018-11-09 09:38

Bangladesh batsman Tamim Iqbal is targeting a return from injury when the Tigers take on the West Indies at home later this month.

 
Proteas

Proteas win toss, bowl in second Australia ODI

2018-11-09 08:00

South Africa captain Faf du Plessis won the toss and elected to bowl in the second one-day international against Australia in Adelaide.

 
 

 
 
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