Faf miracle catch a result of 'practice'

2017-01-15 10:02

Proteas captain Faf du Plessis stunned the Wanderers crowd on Saturday with a catch at second slip that simply shouldn’t have happened.

White wash!

2017-01-15 06:08

The Proteas had much going for them in the Test played at the Wanderers, but it was their spectacular catching that topped it all.

Du Plessis: We’re still not the finished article

2017-01-14 19:21

After a near perfect Test at the Wanderers, Proteas captain, Faf du Plessis says his team is still not the finished article.

Faf leads tributes to Amla’s century stand

2017-01-12 09:00

Proteas captain Faf du Plessis has led the tributes to star batsman Hashim Amla ahead of his 100th Test for South Africa.

Proteas mull '50/50' call on four seamers

2017-01-11 16:16

Captain Faf du Plessis says conditions will determine whether or not the Proteas opt for four seamers in Thursday's third Test against Sri Lanka.

Faf hails 'perfect' Rabada

2017-01-06 10:55

Proteas skipper Faf du Plessis has called Kagiso Rabada the "perfect bowler" after steering the team to victory in the second Test at Newlands.

Faf lauds 'relentless' Proteas

2017-01-05 21:33

Proteas skipper Faf du Plessis has praised his team for their clinical performance against Sri Lanka in the second Test at Newlands.

Faf may set ‘Lankans a MONSTER

2017-01-04 11:24

The Proteas seem poised to set Sri Lanka the stiffest target at Newlands since SA’s return from the wilderness. Rob Houwing reports.

Proteas move into 2017 with purpose

2016-12-31 16:19

The Proteas will want to take their good form into 2017 as they continue in their bid to return to the top of the Test rankings.

Proteas can get better - Du Plessis

2016-12-30 17:58

Proteas captain Faf du Plessis said there was room for improvement after his team completed a comfortable win in the first Test against Sri Lanka.


Proteas on course for golden summer

2017-01-15 08:22

If they can now see off NZ away, SA will have registered a 2016/17 Test summer marked by unrelenting excellence, says Rob Houwing.

Side Entry: Faf crosses all boundaries so that SA stay off the back foot

2017-01-15 06:08

If ever there was a perfect candidate for custodian of the way the Proteas reportedly want to play the game going forward, Faf du Plessis is it, writes Simnikiwe Xabanisa

Will Proteas enforce follow on?

2017-01-14 07:05

It may be a little premature at this stage, but SA captain Faf du Plessis could find himself with another tricky follow-on decision in the third Test against Sri Lanka.

No plans for Hash to retire yet

2017-01-11 18:16

Faf du Plessis says Hashim Amla, who will earn his 100th Test cap this week, has no plans to retire just yet.

Proteas rise in Test rankings

2017-01-09 10:51

The Proteas have moved up one place in ICC Test team rankings following their series win over Sri Lanka last week.

Faf: Abbott's departure a 'red flag'

2017-01-06 08:00

Faf du Plessis labelled Kyle Abbott's sudden retirement from international cricket as a "red flag" and did not agree with his decision.

AB backs Faf’s call NOT to enforce follow-on

2017-01-04 12:44

Proteas star batsman AB de Villiers has backed Faf du Plessis' decision NOT to enforce the follow-on against Sri Lanka in the second Test.

Elgar century sparks Proteas recovery

2017-01-02 18:00

A superb Dean Elgar century stole the show on day one of the second Test between the Proteas and Sri Lanka at Newlands

Faf lauds St George's pitch

2016-12-31 07:41

Proteas skipper Faf du Plessis has lauded the efforts of St George's Park groundsman Adrian Carter who produced a fantastic wicket for the first Test.

Proteas set Sri Lanka massive total

2016-12-29 12:04

Sri Lanka got through a tricky session unscathed as they attempt to chase a massive total in the first Test match against the Proteas in PE.

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