Duminy returns as Cobras eye home semi-final

2019-04-25 18:50

Faiek Davids believes one victory for the Cape Cobras should be enough to secure a home semi-final but hopes they can beat the Highveld Lions and Dolphins.

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T20 Challenge

Unhappy Titans look to bounce back on home turf

2019-04-25 17:55

Assistant Titans coach Mandla Mashimbyi was not too happy after their latest CSA T20 Challenge assignment and hopes for a better outcome.

 
Cricket

CWC 2019: All the confirmed squads

2019-04-25 07:00

A list of the 15-man squads to have been named for this year's Cricket World Cup in England and Wales.

 
Proteas

Proteas legend Kallis honoured by Presidency

2019-04-25 14:09

Legendary former Proteas all-rounder Jacques Kallis has been honoured with an Order of Ikhamanga from the Presidency.

 
Proteas

Proteas sweat as shoulder flare-up puts Steyn in CWC jeopardy

2019-04-25 11:24

Proteas fast bowler Dale Steyn will return to South Africa after his right shoulder flared up while playing for the Royal Challengers Bangalore.

 
T20 Challenge

Warriors crush Lions to go second

2019-04-24 21:52

Gihahn Cloete and Matthew Breetzke paved the way for the Warriors to climb second on the CSA T20 Challenge table after they thumped the Lions in Johannesburg.

 
Cricket

USA secure ODI status for first time

2019-04-24 17:55

The United States have sealed one-day international status for the first time with a third straight victory at the World Cricket League Division Two event in Namibia.

 
IPL

Steyn shoulder niggle keeps him out of crucial RCB match

2019-04-24 16:34

Dale Steyn will miss Royal Challengers Bangalore crucial Indian Premier League encounter against Kings XI Punjab an injury.

 
Proteas

Outgoing selection chief Zondi: World Cup has consumed me

2019-04-24 10:58

CSA selection convenor Linda Zondi says that selecting the Proteas squad for this year's World Cup has completely consumed him this year.

 
Cricket

CWC door not closed for Amir - Arthur

2019-04-24 11:09

Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur says bowler Mohammad Amir still has a chance of making their squad for the Cricket World Cup.

 
Cricket

Shamed Bancroft wants 'to win crowd over'

2019-04-23 16:42

Cameron Bancroft hit an unbeaten 151 on his one-day debut for Durham as the disgraced Australia batsman started to repay faith in him.

 
T20 Challenge

Weather hasn't dampened Knights mood

2019-04-23 15:28

Knights coach Alan Kruger insists they remain hopeful over their CSA T20 Challenge semi-final prospects despite enduring a bleak season thus far.

 
Cricket

Starc looking forward to CWC defence

2019-04-23 12:12

Mitchell Starc is relishing the prospect of Australia's Cricket World Cup defence and says the event is the "pinnacle" of one-day cricket.

 
Proteas

Ngidi, Nortje expected to make returns this week

2019-04-23 08:50

Proteas fast bowlers Lungi Ngidi and Anrich Nortje are expected to make their returns from injury in the CSA T20 Challenge this week.

 
Cricket

Pakistan cricketer's daughter off to US for cancer treatment

2019-04-22 19:20

Pakistan batsman Asif Ali headed to England on Monday to play in an ODI series but said his heart will be with his daughter who is travelling to the USA for cancer treatment.

 
Cricket

CWC a challenge for Bangladesh bowlers, warns Walsh

2019-04-22 12:09

West Indies great and Bangladesh bowling coach Courtney Walsh warned that bowling conditions in Britain would make the World Cup a tough test.

 
IPL

Warner crosses 500 runs to stay atop IPL batting charts

2019-04-21 18:06

Australia's David Warner hit a blistering half-century for Sunrisers Hyderabad to consolidate his top position in the IPL batting charts.

 
Cricket

Emirates’ ongoing ICC Cricket World Cup sponsorship

2019-04-25 08:55

Cricket continues to be a great brand fit for Emirates, which explains the long-standing relationship between the two entities.

 
Cricket

Ingram's stunning relay effort ends Gayle blitz

2019-04-20 22:02

Colin Ingram pulled off a stunning relay catch with his Delhi Capitals team-mate to cut short Chris Gayle's blistering IPL knock.

 
Cricket

Steve Smith named captain of IPL franchise

2019-04-20 13:27

Struggling Indian Premier League side Rajasthan Royals on Saturday named Steve Smith as their new captain.

 
Cricket

AB de Villiers set for another major T20 deal

2019-04-20 08:39

AB de Villiers is understood to be on the verge of signing for a franchise in Australia's Big Bash.

 
T20 Challenge

Stakes get higher for Morgan’s Dolphins

2019-04-19 17:20

Dolphins coach Grant Morgan concedes that every match in the second round of the CSA T20 Challenge has now taken on extra significance.

 
T20 Challenge

Rassie, Reeza set up impressive Lions win

2019-04-18 22:39

Powerful half-centuries by Rassie van der Dussen and Reeza Hendricks saw the Lions to victory over the Titans in their T20 Challenge encounter.

 
Cricket

Pakistan leaves out Amir from World Cup preliminary squad

2019-04-18 15:38

Pakistan selectors have left out pace spearhead Mohammad Amir from the preliminary 15-man squad for next month's World Cup to be held in England.

 
Proteas

Shamsi 'so sooooo' thankful for World Cup selection

2019-04-18 14:25

Spinner Tabraiz Shamsi has expressed his delight at his inclusion in the Proteas' 2019 Cricket World Cup squad.

 
Proteas

Steyn backs South Africa to end World Cup jinx

2019-04-18 11:30

South Africa's veteran paceman Dale Steyn is confident his side can end their Cricket World Cup jinx and get to the final - with "a bit of luck".

 
Proteas

Former Proteas selector: Politics will play a role at CWC

2019-04-18 10:00

Former Proteas selector Joubert Strydom believes that politics are likely play a part in South Africa's team make-up at the Cricket World Cup.

 
Cricket

'Don't want to step on toes': Archer wary of England World Cup row

2019-04-17 21:43

Jofra Archer did his best to take the heat out of a potentially awkward situation with his new England team-mates after his call up to face Pakistan.

 
Cricket

SACKED! Malinga won't captain Sri Lanka at World Cup

2019-04-17 18:03

Sri Lanka have axed Lasith Malinga as captain for the upcoming World Cup, and announced Test skipper Dimuth Karunaratne was being brought in to lead the side.

 
Cricket

Shamed Bancroft hits 151 on Durham one-day debut

2019-04-17 17:17

Cameron Bancroft hit an unbeaten 151 on his one-day debut for Durham as he started to repay the English county's faith in him.

 
Cricket

PCB governing board members walk out on meeting

2019-04-17 14:30

A meeting of the Pakistan Cricket Board ended abruptly when five of its seven members walked out after their ideas to restructure the domestic game were dismissed.

 
Cricket

Zimbabwe seal ODI series clean sweep against UAE

2019-04-17 10:17

Timycen Maruma rescued Zimbabwe from a middle-order collapse and enabled the hosts to complete an ODI series clean sweep against the UAE.

 
Cricket

Archer selection would be morally unfair: Woakes

2019-04-16 18:30

Fast-tracking Jofra Archer into England's provisional World Cup squad would not "be fair morally" says fellow paceman Chris Woakes.

 
Cricket

Uncapped Jayed gets CWC spot for Bangladesh

2019-04-16 11:18

Uncapped pace bowler Abu Jayed got the nod as Bangladesh named an otherwise experienced 15-man squad for the Cricket World Cup.

 
Proteas

CSA congratulates Kallis on Ikhamanga Award

2019-04-25 17:43

Cricket South Africa has congratulated former Proteas all-rounder Jacques Kallis on being honoured with the Ikhamanga Award.

 
T20 Challenge

Warriors hope to seal T20 Challenge semi-final spot

2019-04-25 16:24

Warriors assistant coach Mfuneko Ngam is seeking further improvement in their final two CSA T20 Challenge matches this weekend.

 
Proteas

CWC 2019: Where Markram turns 'Kallis' on us?

2019-04-25 12:49

Rob Houwing has a hunch Aiden Markram will turn the corner in white-ball international cricket on the extremely fitting stage of the World Cup.

 
Proteas

CWC: 5 explosive batting match-winners to look out for

2019-04-25 08:46

The 2019 Cricket World Cup is around the corner, and here we look at five explosive batsmen to look out for.

 
Cricket

Windies name Gayle in CWC squad, Pollard misses out

2019-04-24 20:42

The West Indies have named star players Chris Gayle and Andre Russell in their 2019 Cricket World Cup squad, but all-rounder Kieron Pollard misses out.

 
Proteas

Selection convenor called gutted Hendricks after CWC omission

2019-04-24 16:35

Proteas selection convenor Linda Zondi called Reeza Hendricks straight after the batsman heard news of his World Cup omission.

 
Cricket

Stoinis: 'Massive boost' to have Smith, Warner back

2019-04-24 14:22

Marcus Stoinis revealed it will be a "massive boost" to have David Warner and Steve Smith back in the Australia squad for the Cricket World Cup.

 
T20 Challenge

Werner Coetsee named Knights assistant coach

2019-04-24 12:20

The Knights have appointed Werner Coetsee as the Central Franchise's assistant coach for the 2019/2020 season.

 
Cricket

Foreign stars begin IPL exodus as CWC duty calls

2019-04-24 10:27

England's Jonny Bairstow is leading an exodus of foreign stars from the IPL as the looming Cricket World Cup draws top names away.

 
T20 Challenge

Nkwe wants a more clinical approach from Lions

2019-04-23 15:46

Highveld Lions coach Enoch Nkwe is asking for more ruthlessness from his players as the crunch end of the CSA T20 Challenge competition draws closer.

 
Cricket

'Shattered': Sri Lankan cricketer recounts church bombing horror

2019-04-23 13:57

Sri Lankan cricketer Dasun Shanaka says the horrific blasts that killed more than 320 people have left him "scared" to go out.

 
Cricket

Turner earns unwanted T20 record with 5 ducks

2019-04-23 11:08

Australia's Ashton Turner has notched up five ducks in-a-row in Twenty20 cricket entering the record books for the dubious distinction.

 
Cricket

World Cup discard Pant helps Delhi to IPL top spot

2019-04-23 07:28

Rishabh Pant hit a match-winning 78 to lead Delhi Capitals to the top of the Indian Premier League table.

 
Cricket

Good to be CWC underdogs, says Sarfraz

2019-04-22 14:21

Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed said that being underdogs in next month's Cricket World Cup eases the pressure on his young team,.

 
Cricket

Khan and Nabi spearhead Naib-led Afghanistan World Cup squad

2019-04-22 10:22

Rashid Khan and Mohammad Nabi will spearhead Afghanistan's assault on the World Cup after the announcement of their 15-man squad.

 
Cricket

Pakistan's Abid wants CWC advice from Tendulkar

2019-04-21 14:26

Pakistan's Abid Ali has expressed confidence that despite strained political relations India's Sachin Tendulkar will give him a few batting tips.

 
T20 Challenge

Knights v Lions clash abandoned in Kimberley

2019-04-21 09:32

Rain continued to influence the CSA T20 Challenge after the encounter between the Knights and Highveld Lions was abandoned without a ball being bowled in Kimberley.

 
T20 Challenge

De Bruyn blasts Titans to ruthless win over Dolphins

2019-04-20 18:05

A clinical display of free-hitting by Theunis de Bruyn helped fire the Titans to a handsome win over the Dolphins.

 
Cricket

Indian star cricketers fined for 'sexist' chat show remarks

2019-04-20 11:56

India's cricket board on Saturday fined players Hardik Pandya and Lokesh Rahul $29,000 each for making sexist remarks on a TV chat show.

 
T20 Challenge

Make or break for Knights

2019-04-19 17:20

Knights coach Alan Kruger admits that it is make or break for his side over the Easter weekend in the CSA T20 Challenge.

 
Cricket

Kohli defends Dhoni, says loyalty matters most

2019-04-19 13:34

India's Virat Kohli has gone to bat for his former captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, saying it was unfortunate to see so many people going after the veteran player.

 
Proteas

Proteas’ CWC 15: Outrage deftly ducked

2019-04-18 19:30

Phew! Hashim Amla’s been spared … but he may not walk straight into SA’s XI at the start of the World Cup, reckons Rob Houwing

 
Proteas

Selection gives Tahir chance to break Omar's record

2019-04-18 13:57

Imran Tahir's selection in the Proteas' 2019 Cricket World Cup squad will give him the chance to become South Africa's oldest ever World Cup player.

 
 
Cricket

Van Zyl extends Kolpak deal with Sussex

2019-04-18 11:40

English county club Sussex announced that former Proteas batsman Stiaan van Zyl has extended his Kolpak contract with the club.

 
Cricket

West Indies rope in Sarwan as batting consultant

2019-04-18 10:16

West Indies have roped in former captain Ramnaresh Sarwan as a batting consultant ahead of the Cricket World Cup that gets underway in May.

 
Cricket

Durbanville CC crowned CSA club champions

2019-04-17 21:34

A century by Byron Boshoff has helped Durbanville Cricket Club (DCC) seal victory at the National Club Championships.

 
Cricket

Nabi backs Afghan spinners to shine at World Cup

2019-04-17 18:41

Mohammad Nabi believes Afghanistan's spinners would be a handful for other teams at the cricket World Cup.

 
Cricket

Surprise pick Jayed hopes to get in CWC swing

2019-04-17 16:43

Surprise pick Abu Jayed said his swing bowling could be just what Bangladesh needs to make an impact at the looming Cricket World Cup.

 
Cricket

Archer given chance to stake England CWC claim

2019-04-17 14:34

Jofra Archer will have a chance to press his case for Cricket World Cup selection after being included for their warm-up matches.

 
Proteas

Klusener on Amla: He has to go to World Cup

2019-04-17 09:39

South Africa's 1999 World Cup hero Lance Klusener believes that the Proteas should back Hashim Amla for the 2019 tournament in England.

 
T20 Challenge

Frustrated Morgan aims for big showing at Kingsmead

2019-04-16 17:07

Dolphins coach Grant Morgan remains a frustrated following their start to the CSA T20 Challenge and hopes that his side can defeat the Warriors.

 
 
Cricket

Parsons eager to lead by example for SA u19s tour

2019-04-25 16:44

Bryce Parsons has been appointed as the captain of the South Africa under-19s ahead of their home tour against Pakistan.

 
Cricket

Pretorius signs T20 deal with Northamptonshire

2019-04-25 14:47

Proteas all-rounder Dwaine Pretorius will join English county club Northamptonshire for their T20 Blast in July.

 
Cricket

Cobras past and present pay tribute to Con de Lange

2019-04-25 11:43

Current and former players of the Cape Cobras have paid tribute to former all-rounder Con de Lange who passed away last week.

 
T20 Challenge

Magical Mgijima lifts Cobras to priceless win

2019-04-24 22:07

A thrilling 30-ball 55 by Aviwe Mgijima helped the Cape Cobras consolidate their position at the top of the CSA T20 Challenge with a win over the Titans.

 
T20 Challenge

Bad weather claims 10th T20 Challenge abandonment

2019-04-24 20:15

Rain claimed its 10th abandonment of the T20 Challenge season after the match between the Knights and the Dolphins was called off.

 
IPL

WATCH: AB's one-handed 6 lights up IPL

2019-04-24 19:23

The hitting prowess of AB de Villiers is nothing new, yet "Mr. 360" stunned the IPL with an incredible shot during his innings of 82 for Royal Challengers Bangalore.

 
Cricket

SA U19s name squad for inbound Pakistan tour

2019-04-24 12:46

Cricket South Africa announced the South Africa under-19s squad that will take on Pakistan in a seven-match Youth One-Day International series.

 
Cricket

England sweat on Roy ahead of Pakistan series

2019-04-24 11:41

England have been given an injury scare before their home series with Pakistan as Jason Roy has suffered a back spasm.

 
Cricket

Markram hits form with bat & ball for Hampshire

2019-04-23 19:42

Aiden Markram impressed with both bat and ball as champions Hampshire defeated Middlesex in a one-day encounter.

 
T20 Challenge

Cobras seek to regain lost momentum

2019-04-23 15:46

Cape Cobras coach Ashwell Prince hopes to regain some lost momentum when they host the Titans in a round eight CSA T20 Challenge encounter.

 
Cricket

Proteas bowler called up for IPL

2019-04-23 12:54

South African fast bowler Beuran Hendricks will replace injured Alzarri Joseph of West Indies at Mumbai Indians for the rest of the IPL.

 
 
Cricket

Rain washes out all 3 T20 fixtures in SA

2019-04-22 20:24

Heavy rain across the country forced all three CSA T20 Challenge matches to be abandoned without a ball being bowled on Monday.

 
T20 Challenge

Amla out of Cobras' T20 clash to support ill father

2019-04-22 13:00

Proteas star batsman Hashim Amla has left the Cape Cobras' camp in Bloemfontein to travel to Durban to be with his ill father.

 
Cricket

Dhoni blitz in vain as Chennai lose to Bangalore

2019-04-21 21:38

Mahendra Singh Dhoni's swashbuckling 84 went in vain as Royal Challengers Bangalore edged past Chennai Super Kings in a last-ball thriller.

 
Cricket

Pakistan's Shadab ruled out of England series

2019-04-21 11:44

Pakistan leg spinner Shadab Khan was ruled out of one-day international series against England due to illness.

 
T20 Challenge

Marais makes magic as Warriors claim key win

2019-04-21 09:41

Another superb Marco Marais effort helped the Warriors beat the table-topping Cape Cobras in their latest CSA T20 Challenge outing in Port Elizabeth.

 
Cricket

New captain Smith powers Rajasthan to IPL win

2019-04-20 18:52

Australia's Steve Smith hit an unbeaten half-century to lead his Indian Premier League side Rajasthan Royals to a comfortable win.

 
Proteas

Cobras coach Prince stays home for PE trip

2019-04-20 09:41

Cape Cobras coach Ashwell Prince has not made the trip to Port Elizabeth for his side's CSA T20 Challenge clash against the Warriors.

 
T20 Challenge

'Grumpy' Warriors raring to go

2019-04-19 17:20

Assistant coach Mfuneko Ngam says the Warriors are currently extremely frustrated after their weather woes in the CSA T20 Challenge.

 
Cricket

SA-born Scotland cricketer passes away

2019-04-19 08:51

South African-born Scottish cricketer Con de Lange has passed away at the age of 38.

 
Proteas

Sanity prevails! Amla backed for 2019 CWC

2019-04-18 14:37

Hashim Amla's inclusion in South Africa's 2019 World Cup squad provides an injection of pedigree, writes Lloyd Burnard.

 
 
Proteas

CWC Proteas: THIS will be their sore thumb!

2019-04-18 12:06

Lack of lower-order batting clout, even if not relevant every game, could be the biggest impediment to a prosperous World Cup for SA, fears Rob Houwing.

 
Cricket

Sri Lanka dump established stars for CWC

2019-04-18 11:33

Sri Lanka have dumped established stars including former captain Dinesh Chandimal from their one-day team in a mass clear-out for the Cricket World Cup.

 
Cricket

We need bigger World Cup, says 'Nepalese Shane Warne'

2019-04-18 11:11

Nepalese sensation Sandeep Lamichhane has called for the Cricket World Cup to be expanded to up to 16 teams, saying limiting it to 10 hurts players from emerging nations.

 
T20 Challenge

Rain strikes as Dolphins, Warriors clash washed out

2019-04-17 20:05

A late afternoon downpour meant that the Dolphins and the Warriors were unable to take to the field in a T20 Challenge encounter between the sides,

 
T20 Challenge

Lions have respect, not fear, for the Titans

2019-04-17 17:34

Highveld Lions assistant Wandile Gwavu admits that the Titans have hit form at the right time of the season but says they do not fear them.

 
Proteas

Should Amla go to CWC? What SA fans say ...

2019-04-18 07:50

South African cricket fans have responded to an online poll asking whether Hashim Amla should be selected for the Proteas' Cricket World Cup squad.

 
Proteas

CWC squad: 6 Proteas who will be holding their breath

2019-04-17 12:07

The Proteas squad for this year's Cricket World Cup in England and Wales will be announced on Thursday. Here, we look at 6 players who will be holding their breath...

 
T20 Challenge

Philander, Kleinveldt shut out Knights

2019-04-16 23:10

Outstanding death bowling helped the Cape Cobras extend their lead at the top of the CSA T20 Challenge after defeating the Knights.

 
Cricket

WATCH: Bangladeshi in tears after World Cup omission

2019-04-16 13:07

Bangladesh's Taskin Ahmed could not hide his emotions after being left out of his country's squad for the Cricket World Cup.

 
 

 
 
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