Ngidi: Fast track to PE Test debut?

2017-12-18 11:52

Any lingering fitness doubts around their longer-serving quickies could see Lungi Ngidi catapult into the SA Test side on Boxing Day, writes Rob Houwing.

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Ashes

Australia crush England, regain Ashes

2017-12-18 09:48

Australia won back the Ashes after bowling England out cheaply despite rain delays and a pitch controversy on the final day of the third Test in Perth.

 
Proteas

Faf fitness: Clarity on Wednesday?

2017-12-18 09:50

Whether Faf du Plessis or Dean Elgar will lead SA against Zimbabwe in the four-day Test should be known in midweek, writes Rob Houwing.

 
Ashes

Wet pitch delays play in third Ashes Test

2017-12-18 06:31

Rain and a wet pitch stalled Australia's push for victory on the final day of the third Ashes Test in Perth.

 
Cricket

India down SL in 3rd ODI, win series

2017-12-17 16:46

Shikhar Dhawan made an unbeaten 100 as India beat Sri Lanka in the third one-day international to clinch the series in Visakhapatnam.

 
Cricket

India spin twins help restrict Sri Lanka in third ODI

2017-12-17 15:16

India's Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal combined to restrict Sri Lanka after a strong start by the visitors in the third and deciding ODI.

 
Cricket

India’s Rohit has the right stuff for limited-overs game

2017-12-17 06:14

Rohit Sharma has been unable to cement his place in India’s test side, but the right-handed batsman continues to show incredible ODI form.

 
T20 Challenge

Dominant Titans claim hat-trick of T20 titles

2017-12-16 20:42

The Titans powered to a third consecutive RAM SLAM T20 Challenge title after easing past the Dolphins in the final.

 
Ashes

England Ashes hopes fade in Perth

2017-12-16 12:24

Australian batsmen Steve Smith and Mitchell Marsh put England's attack to the sword on the third day of the third Test in Perth.

 
T20 Challenge

Quinny: Titans’ one faltering star

2017-12-16 10:00

Should we start to worry about Quinton de Kock’s form? An assertive T20 final would be a nice weekend birthday present for him, writes Rob Houwing.

 
Cricket

Sri Lanka drop Malinga for Indian T20 series

2017-12-15 19:37

Sri Lanka has dropped fast bowler Lasith Malinga from its squad of 15 players for the upcoming three-match Twenty20 series against India.

 
 
T20 Challenge

T20 Challenge: 9 players who stood out

2017-12-18 08:42

With the RAM SLAM T20 Challenge now over, Lloyd Burnard looks at nine players who stood out throughout the tournament.

 
Cricket

Oz's Big Bash season set for greater heights

2017-12-18 11:03

Australia's high-octane BBL launches its seventh season with the whiz-bang T20 cricket league looking to build on attendance and television ratings successes.

 
Ashes

Vince: Starc delivery would 'get me out every time'

2017-12-17 15:48

England batsman James Vince admits that the delivery that got him out in Perth would have dismissed him even if he faced it another "20 or 30 times."

 
Ashes

Australia a step closer to regaining Ashes

2017-12-17 13:07

Australia are six wickets away from winning back the Ashes after having England in trouble in their second innings at the end of day four in Perth.

 
Cricket

Zimbabwe embrace underdog status

2017-12-17 11:20

Zimbabwe don't mind underdog status in the upcoming one-off day/night Test against the Proteas.

 
Ashes

KP shows compassion towards Strauss

2017-12-16 16:01

Kevin Pietersen says there is no more tension between him and Andrew Strauss, after the latter’s wife was diagnosed with cancer.

 
Cricket

Jadeja hits six sixes in an over ahead of SA tour

2017-12-16 14:06

Swashbuckling all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja smashed six sixes in an over in a local cricket match, sending selectors a reminder of his short-form prowess.

 
Ashes

Smith defies England in third Ashes Test

2017-12-16 07:14

Steve Smith took his game to a new level as he dominated England's attack on the third day of the crucial third Ashes Test in Perth.

 
T20 Challenge

Steyn 'rested' for Titans RAM SLAM final

2017-12-15 17:12

The Titans have decided not to play Proteas speedster Dale Steyn in their RAM SLAM T20 Challenge final against the Dolphins at SuperSport Park.

 
Cricket

Rohit praises India's character

2017-12-18 09:24

India captain Rohit Sharma was pleased with the character his team showed to win the three-match ODI series against Sri Lanka.

 
Cricket

Windies pin hopes on Gayle force for NZ ODIs

2017-12-18 08:31

The West Indies will hope short-form master Chris Gayle can inspire a misfiring batting line-up in the ODI series against New Zealand.

 
T20 Challenge

Boucher revels in Titans' success

2017-12-18 11:00

Titans coach Mark Boucher was full of praise for his players after they clinched a third successive RAM SLAM T20 Challenge title in Centurion.

 
Ashes

WATCH: Mitchell Starc delivers the 'ball of the 21st century'

2017-12-18 10:00

Mitchell Starc produced one of the greatest balls ever bowled in the Ashes to get rid of a resolute James Vince on the fourth day of the third Test in Perth.

 
Ashes

Australia build massive lead in Perth

2017-12-17 08:36

Australia amassed a crushing 259-run first innings lead before declaring on the fourth day of the third Ashes Test against England.

 
T20 Challenge

Cricket SA congratulates Titans

2017-12-16 22:47

Cricket South Africa has congratulated the Titans for winning the RAM SLAM T20 Challenge.

 
Ashes

'Special' Smith leaves Ashes rivals in awe

2017-12-16 15:00

Rivals and team-mates alike were left in awe of Steve Smith after the world's top-ranked Test batsman hit new heights at the WACA ground.

 
Ashes

Smith reaches double century in 3rd Ashes Test

2017-12-16 10:51

Australian captain Steve Smith's incredible year continued as he notched his second Test double century on the third day of the third Ashes Test against England.

 
T20 Challenge

Titans, Dolphins all set for final showdown

2017-12-16 07:05

Titans coach Mark Boucher is expecting a tough battle against the Dolphins in the RAM SLAM T20 Challenge final at SuperSport Park.

 
Ashes

Bairstow plays down headbutt celebration

2017-12-15 14:34

England's Jonny Bairstow has played down his "light-hearted" celebration after he welcomed his Ashes century by mimicking a headbutt.

 
 

 
 
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