SA are favourites: Haddin

2014-02-10 17:25

Australian wicketkeeper Brad Haddin insists South Africa are favourites for their three-Test series starting in Centurion.

Hughes relishes Proteas test

2014-02-07 19:25

Australian batsman Phil Hughes is pleased to be back in the squad for the upcoming Test series against South Africa.

Kirsten happy with Proteas

2011-11-22 17:19

SA coach Gary Kirsten says he is happy with the way things went, despite their inability to win the Test series against Australia.

Clarke savours victory

2011-11-22 12:00

Australian cricket captain Michael Clarke says despite his poor individual performance with the bat, he is happy with the win.

Clarke salutes teen Cummins

2011-11-21 22:13

Australian captain Michael Clarke has hailed the talents of teenage quickie Pat Cummins after their win over South Africa.

Smith: Test cricket wins

2011-11-21 20:19

Proteas captain Graeme Smith says the climax to their series against Australia was a great advertisement for Test cricket.

Australia sneak past Proteas

2011-11-21 17:12

Australia have beaten South Africa in a thrilling finale on the final day's play of the second Test at the Wanderers.

Philander strikes after lunch

2011-11-21 13:50

Vernon Philander got South Africa going, bowling Michael Clarke for two on day five of the second Test at the Wanderers.

Weather delays Day 5 start

2011-11-21 09:57

The start of the final day of the second Test between SA and Australia at the Wanderers has been delayed by inclement weather.

Proteas, Oz on a knife's edge

2011-11-20 17:54

The second Test match between South Africa and Australia is hanging in the balance heading into the final day's play.

Proteas set challenging target

2011-11-20 14:06

The Proteas have set Australia 310 runs for victory after they were bowled out in their second innings at the Wanderers.

Proteas lose early wickets

2011-11-20 12:05

The Proteas have lost four early wickets on Day 4 of the second Test against Australia at the Wanderers.

Proteas in ascendancy

2011-11-19 17:31

Hashim Amla and AB de Villiers shared an unbroken century partnership for the fourth wicket to get the Proteas squad back in the ascendancy.

SA's best and worst in a day

2011-11-18 22:00

The Proteas are dramatically back on track after staring uncomfortably down the barrel after day two of the second Test.

Tahir triple topples tail

2011-11-18 17:43

Imran Tahir's first three Test wickets helped dismiss Australia in the final session, on day two of the second Test.

Bowlers fight back

2011-11-18 14:45

The Proteas bowlers have fought back to dismiss three Australian batsmen after lunch in the second Test at the Wanderers.

Harris returns to Australia

2011-11-18 08:48

Paceman Ryan Harris will return home from the tour of South Africa with a hip injury, Cricket Australia has said.

SA consistent... for rashness

2011-11-17 22:13

What is it about the Proteas that stops them from putting the boot in mercilessly as a unit when the climate seems ripe for it?

Kallis laments poor execution

2011-11-17 20:31

Proteas batsman Jacques Kallis says they gave away their wickets far too easily against Australia at the Wanderers.

Proteas collapse again

2011-11-17 16:49

The Proteas' batsmen have again collapsed after being in a seemingly promising position against Australia at the Wanderers.

Prince, AB steady ship

2011-11-17 14:19

SA reached 169/4 in 41 overs as Ashwell Prince and AB de Villiers repaired the damage done after lunch when two wickets fell.

Wanderers Test goes pink

2011-11-17 07:33

The second Test between SA and Australia at the Wanderers will turn pink in support of the McGrath Foundation and CANSA.

Smith expects Aussie backlash

2011-11-16 20:02

Proteas captain Graeme Smith says they expect the Australians to come back hard at them in the second Test at the Wanderers.

Australia short of options

2011-11-16 15:34

The Australians face a selection dilemma ahead of the second and final Test against South Africa at the Wanderers.

Oz's capitulation a 'one off'

2011-11-16 12:07

Geoff Marsh says Australia's capitulation for a mere 47 in the first Test against South Africa was a "one off" thing.


Peterson prepared for Aus

2014-02-09 21:34

Proteas spinner, Robin Peterson, has said he expects Australia to target him ahead of the first Test at Centurion.

Kirsten has faith in Tahir

2011-11-22 20:44

Proteas coach Gary Kirsten feels leg-spinner Imran Tahir has the potential to become a decent Test match cricketer.

Buchanan: Australia vulnerable

2011-11-22 15:00

Former Australia coach John Buchanan says the structural changes at Cricket Australia make the national team vulnerable.

SA mustn’t gloss over flaws

2011-11-21 22:13

The Proteas must take a long, hard look at themselves after failing to win the Test series against an Aussie side in transition.

Clarke hails Aussie veterans

2011-11-21 20:56

Australian captain Michael Clarke has praised the courage and character of his under-pressure senior players after their win over SA.

Smith praises Aussie effort

2011-11-21 18:57

SA's captain Graeme Smith has lauded Australia's effort after they successfully chased down 310 to level the two-Test series.

Proteas, Oz set for thriller

2011-11-21 15:50

The scene is set for an epic finish to the last day's play between South Africa and Australia at the Wanderers.

Will Oz show daredevil side?

2011-11-21 11:20

A compressed final day at the Wanderers might play nicely into South Africa’s hands against the Aussies.

Yet again, Steyn may hold key

2011-11-20 22:05

In the sort of finely-balanced situation he so often relishes, Dale Steyn could see South Africa past the series-winning post.

Philander on song for SA

2011-11-20 15:43

SA's all-rounder Vernon Philander has shined with bat and ball as South Africa took charge of the second Test against Australia.

Philander, Steyn steady SA

2011-11-20 12:53

Vernon Philander and Dale Steyn have steadied SA's ship after the home team lost four early wickets at the Wanderers.

SA prosper on poignant day

2011-11-19 22:16

Further twists to the wacky plot cannot be ruled out, but the Proteas are much closer to a treasured series win over Australia.

Bad light halts SA's progress

2011-11-19 16:40

Bad light ended play on day three of the second Test between Australia and South Africa at Bidvest Wanderers.

Proteas back from the dead

2011-11-18 17:57

The Proteas have made a stirring fightback from the brink of impending disaster to end the second day of the Test on level terms.

Proteas fight back

2011-11-18 15:30

South Africa battled back in another topsy-turvy Test to take eight wickets after Australia's imposing opening partnership.

Bowlers strike back

2011-11-18 13:27

The Proteas bowlers have fought back to dismiss three Australian batsmen after lunch in the second Test at the Wanderers.

Proteas can hit back - Kallis

2011-11-18 07:30

Proteas batsman Jacques Kallis is optimistic that they can hit back after a disappointing display on Day 1 against Australia.

Cummins on 'exciting debut'

2011-11-17 21:34

Teenage debutant Pat Cummins has celebrated a "brilliant day" after Australia sent South Africa tumbling to 266 all out.

Omens not all bad for Proteas

2011-11-17 18:28

SA's performance against Australia on Day 1 at the Wanderers bears a striking similarity to the 1970 Test, which the home team won.

Kallis joins elite company

2011-11-17 15:17

SA’s Jacques Kallis has become only the fourth batsman to score over 12 000 Test runs during his innings at the Wanderers.

Clarke’s a terrible tosser

2011-11-17 11:00

Australian captain Michael Clarke’s remarkable jinx in terms of the toss continued at the Wanderers on Thursday.

Bacher lauds SA coaching trio

2011-11-16 22:30

Former SA cricket chief Ali Bacher says South Africa's current coaches are the best the team's had since readmission.

Aussies left 47 all out in CT

2011-11-16 19:33

Australian captain Michael Clarke says his team left the mental scars of their first-Test defeat in the dressing room in Cape Town.

Time SA showed who’s boss

2011-11-16 14:50

The Proteas are under pressure at the Wanderers to finally prove they are a genuine juggernaut in the Test arena.

Khawaja ready for SA fight

2011-11-16 07:37

Australia's Usman Khawaja says he is prepared for the expected bowling onslaught from Dale Steyn and Morne Morkel.

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