Proteas struggle on rain-curtailed Day 1

2017-03-25 07:51

Faf du Plessis was leading from the front as South Africa worked their way out of trouble on day one of the third Test against New Zealand in Hamilton.

Proteas performances 'not good enough' - Faf

2017-03-24 07:01

Faf du Plessis has criticised SA's performances against NZ as "not good enough", despite going into the final Test with an unbeatable 1-0 lead in the series.

Maharaj sets 'impossible' win for SA

2017-03-18 11:27

SA captain Faf du Plessis hailed an "impossible" victory after the Proteas recovered from a desperate situation to win the second Test against NZ.

Proteas to target Williamson's wicket

2017-03-15 08:25

With NZ batsman Ross Taylor ruled out of the second Test, SA will focus their attack on the wicket of Kane Williamson, visiting captain Faf du Plessis has said.

Faf: Taylor absence will hurt Black Caps

2017-03-13 13:20

Faf du Plessis says that the injury of Black Caps batman Ross Taylor provides the Proteas with an opportunity heading into the second Test.

Proteas take positives out of Dunedin Test

2017-03-12 09:46

Despite rain ruining the final day, the Proteas feel they can take positives out of the first Test against New Zealand played in Dunedin.

Faf will determine Test’s destiny

2017-03-11 09:32

If there’s enough play left available under expected leaden skies, Faf du Plessis holds the key to which way the first Test may go, says Rob Houwing.

Forget mints, Faf sticks to saliva to shine ball

2017-03-07 11:55

Proteas skipper Faf du Plessis laughed off any notion that he'll be using mints to shine the ball ahead of the first Test in Dunedin.

Bookies: Proteas to win in Dunedin

2017-03-07 10:38

New Zealand have never lost a Test match in Dunedin, but that could all change against the Proteas this week.

Morkel to make Test comeback, Faf confirms

2017-03-07 07:15

Proteas skipper Faf du Plessis has put to bed the selection debate over the Test XI by declaring that Morne Morkel will play.


Proteas aim to finish successful summer on a high

2017-03-24 13:22

The Proteas are motivated to finish a successful season with a win in the third Test match against NZ starting at Seddon Park in Hamilton.

PIC: Sexy cricket hunks go surfing in New Zealand

2017-03-22 16:02

Protea stars Faf du Plessis, JP Duminy, Morné Morkel and batting coach Neil McKenzie all the hit the waves in New Zealand and looked sexy while doing it.

Proteas prepared to put everything on the line

2017-03-15 14:21

The Proteas will be treating the second Test match against New Zealand starting at the Basin Reserve in Wellington as a 'must-win'.

De Kock needs 'a bit of love'

2017-03-13 14:28

Proteas batsman Quinton de Kock has to back himself if he wants to combat Black Caps spinner Jeetan Patel, according to his team-mates.

Faf surprised at ICC over India spat

2017-03-12 14:00

Proteas captain Faf du Plessis said he was surprised no one had been charged by the ICC after the ugly spat which blighted the Australia-India Test series.

Proteas hope to set up exciting final day

2017-03-11 19:10

The Proteas will need to be strategic in their approach as they map out the way to a possible victory on the final day of the first Test against NZ.

Faf: No ego contest with Williamson

2017-03-07 14:15

Proteas skipper Faf du Plessis says that there will be no ego contest between Black Caps skipper Kane Williamson and himself leading up to the first Test.

Morne Morkel is back and hungry to perform - Faf

Morne Morkel returns to bolster the Proteas bowling attack for the first Test match against New Zealand at the University Oval in Dunedin on Wednesday. Test captain Faf du Plessis explains what makes Morkel such a dangerous bowler. Watch.

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Proteas attack is ‘well-balanced’

2017-03-07 08:45

Proteas Test skipper Faf du Plessis is happy with what he describes as a "well-balanced" bowling line-up.

Proteas’ summer of glory just goes on

2017-03-04 16:25

Sixteen ODIs this season, 14 victories. Oh, and another series safely tucked in the bag. Rob Houwing salutes the polished Proteas.

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