Smith's ODI role pivotal for SA

2013-01-27 11:59

Former skipper Graeme Smith’s role in the Proteas’ ODI squad extends to more than his contributions with the bat and on the field.

Biff praises Black Caps

2013-01-26 08:21

Graeme Smith has praised New Zealand's fighting spirit following their series win over the Proteas, labelling their play 'superb'.

Franklin leads NZ charge

2013-01-25 19:01

James Franklin has hit a half-century to raise hopes of inflicting an historic first home series whitewash on South Africa.

Kirsten: Lessons learnt for SA

2013-01-24 22:36

Proteas coach Gary Kirsten believes a few backward steps are sometimes needed in order to fulfil a longer-term vision.

Proteas vow to bounce back

2013-01-23 14:45

SA batsman Colin Ingram says the Proteas will look to end off their three-match ODI series against NZ on a positive note.

Criminal sloppiness, Proteas!

2013-01-23 12:01

The South African ODI side continues to show far greater imprecision than the Test unit ... a matter than needs urgent redressing.


Proteas v Black Caps

2013-01-23 08:51

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McCullum hails phenomenal win

2013-01-23 07:56

New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum has hailed his team's one-day series win against SA after their 27-run win in Kimberley.

Williamson bashes Proteas

2013-01-22 18:17

Kane Williamson's 145 not out has enabled New Zealand to post a decent total against South Africa in the second ODI in Kimberley.

Amla out of Kimberley ODI

2013-01-22 13:45

Proteas star batsman Hashim Amla has been ruled out of the second ODI against New Zealand in Kimberley.

Only SA's best will do - Faf

2013-01-21 19:01

The Proteas need to improve their game substantially to win the ODI series against NZ, stand-in captain Faf du Plessis says.

CSA apologises for TV break

2013-01-21 10:02

CSA has apologised to fans for the loss of transmission at various stages during the the first ODI between SA and New Zealand.

Miller relishing Proteas chance

2013-01-20 21:27

Dolphins batsman, David Miller, says he is honoured to be given another opportunity to play for the Proteas.

Behardien’s big break?

2013-01-20 15:15

SA’s ODI batting order looks a little light on seasoned customers for the rest of the NZ series, following AB de Villiers’s two-match ban.

AB cops two-match ban

2013-01-20 10:45

SA skipper AB de Villiers has been suspended for two ODIs while his players were fined 100% of their match fees due to a slow over-rate.

Proteas batsmen disappoint

2013-01-19 13:48

The Proteas have been dismissed for a below-par total in the first ODI against New Zealand at Boland Park in Paarl.

AB to focus on captaincy

2013-01-18 15:53

SA's one-day international captain AB de Villiers is relishing his first opportunity to lead his team without keeping wicket.

Hesson accused of sabotage

2013-01-18 08:34

NZ bowling coach Shane Bond has accused coach Mike Hesson of "sabotage" in his handling of the sacking of captain Ross Taylor.

Mentoring role for Boucher

2013-01-17 19:12

Former Proteas wicketkeeper Mark Boucher has been roped in to assist Quinton de Kock ahead of SA’s first ODI against NZ.

Henry expects Paarl run-fest

2013-01-16 19:25

Former SA spinner Omar Henry predicts a run-fest when the Proteas take on New Zealand in the first one-day international in Paarl.

Bittersweet win for Kleinveldt

2013-01-16 07:13

Proteas seamer Rory Kleinveldt knows he will probably be dropped for South Africa's next Test against Pakistan.

Amla moves closer to top spot

2013-01-15 14:17

Hashim Amla has been rewarded for his form against the touring NZ, rising one place to second in the ICCl's Test rankings for batsmen.

Fitting backdrop to Biff’s '100'

2013-01-15 12:10

On the brink of becoming first man to lead the troops in 100 Tests, the Proteas’ Graeme Smith has earned high praise from Peter Kirsten.

Ban could rule De Kock out

2013-01-15 08:32

Lions wicketkeeper Quinton de Kock could miss SA's ODI series against New Zealand after he apparently shoved a Cobras player.

ODIs: More misery for NZ?

2013-01-14 15:29

Secretly, even South Africans may be hoping for a more competent showing by the Black Caps as the tour moves into ODIs now.


Smith: Leader minus stripes

2013-01-26 13:08

Still such an obvious leader, albeit minus the title, Graeme Smith has certainly re-cemented his place in SA’s ODI plans.

Proteas escape whitewash

2013-01-25 22:38

Graeme Smith's century was key in South Africa's bid to prevent their first series whitewash on home soil against New Zealand.

NZ win toss, bat in Potch

2013-01-25 14:29

New Zealand won the toss and chose to bat first against SA in the third and final ODI at Senwes Park in Potchefstroom.

Phangiso relishes Potch debut

2013-01-24 19:24

Left-arm spinner Aaron Phangiso is relishing the fact that he can make his ODI debut for the Proteas in conditions he's familiar with.

Fans bash wilting Proteas

2013-01-23 12:44

Fans have questioned the selections and the commitment of the Proteas after their shock ODI series loss to New Zealand.

Elgar added to SA ODI squad

2013-01-23 10:56

Dean Elgar has been called up to the Proteas ODI squad to provide batting cover for the final match against New Zealand.

Amla, Peterson out of 3rd ODI

2013-01-23 08:26

Hashim Amla and Robin Peterson have been withdrawn from the squad for the final ODI against New Zealand in Potchefstroom.

Run-outs galore as SA crumble

2013-01-22 22:28

The Proteas have lost the ODI series to New Zealand after five run-outs saw them crumble in their run-chase in Kimberley.

Proteas put NZ in to bat

2013-01-22 14:09

The Proteas have won the toss and put New Zealand in to bat first in the second of three one-day internationals in Kimberley.

Proteas: Morkel in for Steyn

2013-01-22 07:14

Fast bowler Morné Morkel will replace Dale Steyn for the Proteas' second ODI against New Zealand in Kimberley on Tuesday.

Nervy few days for Proteas

2013-01-21 15:31

Tails-up NZ are bidding for a shock, maiden ODI series triumph in SA when the second match is played at batting paradise Kimberley.

SA: Behardien’s big break?

2013-01-21 07:17

The Proteas' ODI batting order looks a little light following AB de Villiers’s two-match ban, writes Rob Houwing.

Proteas lose top ODI spot

2013-01-20 16:48

The Proteas have lost their No 1 ranking in one-day international cricket following their loss to New Zealand in Paarl.

Proteas: Miller in, Faf skipper

2013-01-20 12:32

David Miller has replaced the suspended AB de Villiers in the Proteas' ODI squad, while Faf du Plessis will take over as captain.

Black Caps draw first blood

2013-01-19 18:24

The New Zealand cricket team have defeated the Proteas by 1 wicket in the first one day international in the series at Boland Park.

Proteas in early trouble

2013-01-19 11:00

The Proteas are in trouble early on in the first one-day international against New Zealand at Boland Park in Paarl.

Kirsten keen to change luck

2013-01-18 13:28

Gary Kirsten has proved to be a coach with a golden touch, firstly with India and now with South Africa.

Kirsten seeks ODI improvement

2013-01-17 22:21

Coach Gary Kirsten wants to see a marked improvement in SA's ODI form in 2013, as they strive for an elusive tournament win.

De Kock to 'keep in ODI series

2013-01-17 17:02

Quinton de Kock is set to keep wicket for the whole ODI series against NZ, leaving AB de Villiers to focus on leadership and batting.

De Kock sorry for 'shove'

2013-01-16 07:14

Lions and Proteas wicketkeeper Quinton de Kock has apologised for his behaviour after he apparently shoved a Cape Cobras player.

SA expect pacey Paarl wicket

2013-01-15 20:43

The Proteas can look forward to good limited overs conditions for the first match against NZ in Paarl, seamer Rory Kleinveldt says.

NZ 'tour from hell' continues

2013-01-15 13:20

The Black Caps' latest humiliation on their "tour from Hell" to South Africa shows the team is rudderless, NZ media has said.

Cycles out of synch: McCullum

2013-01-15 11:00

South Africa were at the top of their game while New Zealand were at the bottom, touring captain Brendon McCullum has said.

Smith lauds relentless attack

2013-01-14 22:23

Proteas skipper Graeme Smith has lauded his "relentless" bowling line-up after they ripped through New Zealand's batsmen.

CSA hails pace-setting Proteas

2013-01-14 14:25

CSA has congratulated the Proteas squad on their emphatic 2-0 series victory over the New Zealand Black Caps.

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