Proteas not worried by rankings

2014-12-21 11:51

Fresh from an emphatic win over the West Indies in Centurion, the Proteas are not focused on the Test rankings.

Steyn's fearsome lust for wickets

2014-12-20 16:57

There are few more fearsome sights in cricket than a fired-up Dale Steyn - even a wounded one.

De Kock: SA’s twin dilemma

2014-12-20 14:47

The Proteas have reshuffling to do both at Test and ODI level following Quinton de Kock’s misfortune, writes Rob Houwing.

Steyn eyes Pollock's record

2014-12-20 14:00

Dale Steyn's six wickets against the West Indies in the first Test means he's only one behind second-placed Makhaya Ntini on the SA all-time list.

Roach in doubt for PE Test

2014-12-20 11:30

West Indies bowler Kemar Roach may miss the Boxing Day Test in Port Elizabeth with a right ankle injury.

Niggles remind SA to reshape

2014-12-20 00:16

The Proteas’ policy of playing seven batsmen may not last for the rest of the West Indies series, writes Rob Houwing.

Proteas assess walking wounded

2014-12-20 00:11

South Africa are dominating on the pitch, but are seemingly losing in the treatment room in the first Test against the West Indies.

As it happened: SA v Windies - Day 3

2014-12-19 18:10

See how the action unfolded on Day 3 of the first Test between SA and the West Indies.

Philander strikes for SA

2014-12-19 13:02

Vernon Philander has picked up two wickets as a controversial review decision soured an otherwise solid morning for West Indies.

Van Zyl stakes claim for opener

2014-12-18 21:15

There have been early signals from Stiaan van Zyl that he may soon solve an opening snag for SA, writes Rob Houwing.

Rain halts Proteas onslaught

2014-12-18 16:45

Rain has washed out the rest of day two of the first Test between South Africa and the West Indies in Centurion.

Records tumble at Centurion

2014-12-18 15:35

Hashim Amla has notched up the highest score for a SA captain on home soil on day two of the first Test against the West Indies.

SA: Stiaan sits ... and sits

2014-12-18 05:00

The old Amla-De Villiers firm made it a long day of inactive suspense for Stiaan van Zyl in the first Test, writes Rob Houwing.

Proteas pile on the runs

2014-12-17 18:05

Hashim Amla and AB de Villiers have piled on the runs for the Proteas on Day 1 of the first Test against the West Indies.

Amla looks forward to transition

2014-12-16 15:26

Proteas captain Hashim Amla said he believed his team was well equipped to continue winning matches while they go through what he described as a transition period.

Amla: Captaining at home is special

2014-12-16 12:04

New Proteas captain Hashim Amla will be relishing the chance to dominate the West Indies starting with the first Test in Centurion.

AB hoping for fast start

2014-12-15 19:15

Proteas batsman AB de Villiers is hoping for a fast start against the West Indies in the first of three Tests, at Centurion.

Steyn near ‘VIP’ scalps club

2014-12-15 15:00

Dale Steyn has a chance to hit the coveted 400-wicket mark in the Tests against West Indies, writes Rob Houwing.

Proteas’ rare Test bugbear

2014-12-15 12:00

For the first time in ages, SA will probably enter a Test without a batsman who bowls to a good standard, writes Rob Houwing.

Peterson ready for holding role

2014-12-14 20:09

Proteas spinner Robin Peterson says he will play a holding role if selected in the first Test against the West Indies.

Domingo welcomes format change

2014-12-13 17:52

Proteas coach Russell Domingo says the upcoming Test series against the West Indies will be a welcome change of format.

Tiaan cherishes moments with Boks

2014-12-09 13:02

Tiaan Liebenberg says the moments he shared with the Boks when they beat the Proteas were special.

Duminy could miss Test series

2014-12-09 09:09

All-rounder JP Duminy could miss all three of the Proteas' upcoming Tests against the West Indies.

Joubert to umpire Proteas v Boks

2014-12-04 12:38

Rugby referee Craig Joubert will be one of the umpires in the T20 cricket match between the Proteas and Springboks.

Amla wary of Windies threat

2014-12-02 22:28

Proteas captain Hashim Amla says they will not underestimate the West Indies on their three-Test tour of South Africa.


Windies 'unprepared for Steyn'

2014-12-20 22:33

West Indies captain Denesh Ramdin said his side had been unprepared as Dale Steyn ripped their batting line-up in Centurion.

De Kock in CWC fitness race

2014-12-20 15:41

Wicketkeeper-batsman Quinton de Kock is in a race against time to be fit for the 2015 Cricket World Cup.

Amla praises De Villiers, Steyn

2014-12-20 14:47

Proteas captain Hashim Amla said their dominant victory over the West Indies was a fitting tribute to AB de Villiers and Dale Steyn.

Steyn propels Proteas to huge win

2014-12-20 11:37

Dale Steyn claimed six wickets on the fourth morning of the first Test to set up an innings and 220-run victory over the West Indies at Centurion.

As it happened: SA v Windies - Day 4

2014-12-20 00:31

See how the action unfolded on Day 4 of the first Test between SA and the West Indies as the Proteas claimed an innings and 220 run victory.

We'll be patient - Philander

2014-12-20 00:11

Despite being on the cusp of victory, Proteas bowler Vernon Philander says his side will remain committed if they are to finish the job.

Proteas have Windies reeling

2014-12-19 18:21

The Proteas are in full command after Day 3 of the first Test against the West Indies at SuperSport Park in Centurion.

Kallis in Hayden's World Cup XI

2014-12-19 16:00

South African Jacques Kallis has been picked in Australian great Matthew Hayden's all-time greatest ever World Cup XI.

De Kock injured, AB takes gloves

2014-12-19 11:18

Proteas wicketkeeper Quinton de Kock injured his ankle before the start of day three of the first Test against the West Indies.

Amla plays down exploits

2014-12-18 18:45

Despite his record-breaking exploits, Hashim Amla's main motivation was always to ensure that the Proteas got into a good position.

As it happened: SA v Windies - Day 2

2014-12-18 16:30

See how the action unfolded on Day 2 of the first Test between SA and the West Indies.

Proteas build huge total

2014-12-18 12:59

Hashim Amla continued to be the rock for South Africa as Stiaan van Zyl scored a half-century on debut.

Proteas to remain grounded

2014-12-17 20:33

Proteas coach Russell Domingo says his charges would stay grounded, despite a record fourth wicket partnership.

Proteas: 5-Test series plan

2014-12-17 12:29

Top-ranked South Africa are closer to experiencing long overdue five-Test bilateral action, writes Rob Houwing.

De Villiers and Steyn mark decade in Test arena

2014-12-16 13:17

AB de Villiers and Dale Steyn are set to celebrate 10 years of Test cricket on the opening day of the first Test against the West Indies at SuperSport Park.

Steyn won't change approach

2014-12-15 21:46

Following the death of Phil Hughes, Proteas paceman Dale Steyn says the incident will not change his aggressive approach to bowling.

Proteas relish red ball return

2014-12-15 17:00

Top-ranked South Africa play their first test in five months when they face an unfamiliar West Indies at Centurion.

Amla seeks winning home start

2014-12-15 15:00

Hashim Amla seeks a winning start when he captains South Africa for the first time in a home Test when they face the West Indies.

Elgar relishing top order test

2014-12-15 05:15

Proteas batsman, Dean Elgar says he is looking forward to the “new challenge” of opening the batting on South African soil.

Domingo backs opener Alviro

2014-12-13 22:44

Despite Proteas opener Alviro Petersen going 23 innings without a century, coach Russell Domingo is not worried about his form.

Stiaan hoping for good Test run

2014-12-09 19:03

Cobras batsman Stiaan van Zyl is hoping he will get to play more than just a solitary Test against the West Indies.

Duminy missed in SA middle-order

2014-12-09 12:54

Nevin says the Proteas struggled without middle-order batsman JP Duminy on their recent tour to Australia.

Boks claim bragging rights

2014-12-05 22:00

There was no shortage of either smiles or entertainment as the Springboks stunned the Proteas to lift the Nelson Mandela Legacy Cup.

Proteas' preliminary CWC squad named

2014-12-03 11:43

Cricket South Africa has named the preliminary 30-man Proteas squad for the Cricket World Cup.

Ramdin prepared for fight

2014-12-02 22:13

West Indies captain Denesh Ramdin says they are determined to show "fight and determination" against the Proteas.

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