Siddle hits out at critics

2012-12-05 07:57

Australia paceman Peter Siddle has hit back at criticism of his omission for the third and final Test against South Africa.

British & Irish Lions 2021

Register your interest for the British & Irish Lions tickets in South Africa 2021!

Toyana bets on Shamsi

2016-10-23 05:37

Highveld Lions coach Geoffrey Toyana says he would like to see the Proteas selectors include uncapped spinner Tabraiz Shamsi for the first Test.

Proteas in Australia

SA players rise in rankings

2012-12-04 14:21

SA batsman Hashim Amla moved within four points of the number-one ranked batsman in the latest ICC Test Player rankings.

Proteas in Australia

Smith's warriors create legacy

2012-12-03 22:12

Proteas captain Graeme Smith believes it will take some time for people to fully appreciate their achievement after beating Australia.

Rob Houwing

SA 'mike' men excelled in Oz

2012-12-07 10:13

Rob Houwing says the SuperSport commentators were a fine match for Channel 9’s group in the Test series Down Under.

Proteas in Australia

Australia looking for new No 3

2012-12-04 10:08

Coach Mickey Arthur says Ricky Ponting's retirement opens the door for Shane Watson to drop further down the batting order.

Proteas in Australia

Smith: My finest ever moment

2012-12-03 15:26

SA captain Graeme Smith has hailed his team's second successive series win in Australia as the finest moment of his decorated career.

Proteas in Australia

Smith digs in as SA’s leader

2012-12-04 15:26

Graeme Smith, contrary to hints that he might eventually become batsman only, looks more assured than ever as SA captain.

Proteas in Australia

Aussie press blast 'failure'

2012-12-04 07:42

Australian media have blasted the national team's "monumental failure" in the third Test against South Africa.

Proteas in Australia

Bacher: Smith's team SA's best

2012-12-03 14:07

Former CSA boss and SA captain Ali Bacher believes the current Proteas Test team is the best the country has produced.

Latest Multimedia

WATCH: Steve Smith breaks down in emotional ball-tampering apology

An emotional former Australian skipper Steve Smith breaks down in tears as he apologises for his role in the ball-tampering scandal that rocked the third Test at Newlands.

More Multimedia

Proteas in Australia

SA should bed down at No 1

2012-12-03 14:03

Having inspiringly leapt successive major hurdles in England and Australia, South Africa are set to boss the planet for some time.

Proteas in Australia

Ponting brings down curtain

2012-12-03 06:53

Australia's Ricky Ponting was dismissed for eight in his final Test innings, bringing the curtain down on a 17-year career.

Proteas in Australia

AB and gloves: turning point?

2012-12-02 14:00

AB de Villiers’s sparkling century against Australia in Perth may well have cemented his wicketkeeping role for South Africa.

Proteas in Australia

Amla, AB punish Australia

2012-12-02 09:27

Centuries from Hashim Amla and AB de Villiers have put the Proteas in firm control in the final Test against Australia at the WACA in Perth.

Proteas in Australia

Proteas build on lead

2012-12-01 09:33

Graeme Smith and Hashim Amla reached half-tons as the Proteas continued to build a healthy lead over Australia in the third Test.

Proteas in Australia

Proteas keep flirting with peril

2012-11-30 14:01

They’re under-delivering once again, but South Africa’s tenacity has kept them in the game on the first day of the Perth Test.

Proteas in Australia

Michael Clarke left 'numb'

2012-11-30 07:41

Australian captain Michael Clarke says Ricky Ponting calling it quits has left him "numb" as the press paid tribute to a batsman.

Proteas in Australia

CSA congratulates Proteas

2012-12-03 12:32

CSA has congratulated the Proteas on their superb performance in beating Australia to clinch the Test series 1-0.

Proteas in Australia

AB loving the 'keeping role

2012-12-02 22:40

AB de Villiers insists he doesn't get more tired when also doing wicket-keeping duties in Test matches for the Proteas.

Proteas in Australia

Proteas in command at WACA

2012-12-02 12:27

The Proteas are in a commanding position after the third day's play of the final Test against Australia at the WACA in Perth.

Proteas in Australia

Did Kirsten rocket fire SA?

2012-12-01 13:52

Supposedly admonished in advance by their coach, the Proteas gave Australia a badly bloodied nose at the WACA.

Proteas in Australia

Peterson claims key wickets

2012-12-01 08:14

Robin Peterson has taken three quick wickets after lunch to dismiss Australia for 163 on day two of the third Test.

Proteas in Australia

Proteas fight back in Perth

2012-11-30 12:10

SA hit back with two wickets after Australia's second-string pace attack dismissed the Proteas on a dramatic opening day.

Proteas in Australia

Batting-only role for Kallis

2012-11-29 18:34

Proteas skipper Graeme Smith says Jacques Kallis should be able to play against Australia in Perth but won't be able to bowl.

Proteas in Australia

Proteas victorious in Perth

2012-12-03 10:46

South Africa have beaten Australia in the third and final Test at the WACA in Perth, giving them victory in their three-Test series.

Proteas in Australia

Hard work ahead for SA - AB

2012-12-02 15:41

Wicketkeeper AB de Villiers says the Proteas are not taking anything for granted, despite being 591 runs ahead of Australia at the WACA.

Proteas in Australia

Lillee hits out at Oz quicks

2012-12-02 18:29

Fast bowling great Dennis Lillee questioned the workrate of Australia's current quicks after injury and fatigue sidelined several pacemen.

Proteas in Australia

Amla, Smith seize control

2012-12-01 12:14

Hashim Amla and Graeme Smith took Australia's bowling attack apart, allowing the Proteas to take control in the third Test.

Proteas in Australia

Steyn leads SA fightback

2012-12-01 07:12

South Africa have struck back with a vengeance on the second day of the third and final Test against Australia at the WACA Ground.

Proteas in Australia

Proteas dismissed for 225

2012-11-30 11:00

SA have been dismissed for 225 in their first innings after winning the toss on the opening day of the final Test against Australia.

Proteas in Australia

SA out to end year unbeaten

2012-11-29 14:11

The Proteas are out to extend their unbeaten run in 2012, as they head into the last Test of the series against Australia.


Love 2 Meet

The Proteas have wrapped up their Test series against Australia with a 1-0 victory. Which international opponent gives you greatest pleasure in beating?

Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter


The 2019/20 Absa Premiership season is in full swing. Will Mamelodi Sundowns retain their title? Or can one of Kaizer Chiefs, Orlando Pirates, Wits, SuperSport United - or another team perhaps - snatch glory from the Brazilians? Be sure to visit Sport24 for all the latest news!

Latest blogs

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.