Chappell: Faf was the difference for Proteas

2017-07-23 14:40

Former Australia captain Ian Chappell says the leadership of Faf du Plessis was the major difference why South Africa beat England in the second Test at Trent Bridge last week.

Near-perfect performance from Proteas - Biff

2017-07-18 14:00

Former Proteas skipper Graeme Smith heaped praise on the Proteas impressive performance in the second Test at Trent Bridge.

Du Plessis hails 'new Kallis' Philander

2017-07-18 07:12

SA captain Faf du Plessis says Vernon Philander is on the way to becoming the "new Jacques Kallis" after his man-of-the-match winning display at Trent Bridge.

Proteas set England 474 to win

2017-07-16 19:33

The Proteas have set England a target of 474 to win the second Test match at Trent Bridge.

Proteas win toss, bat in 2nd Test

2017-07-14 11:33

The Proteas have won the toss and will bat first in the second Test against England at Trent Bridge on Friday.

Proteas up for ‘big character test’ says Du Plessis

2017-07-13 21:40

The Proteas will need to draw on their experiences in previous difficult situations to bounce back in the second Test against England starting at Trent Bridge

SA look to Faf against England

2017-07-13 07:01

SA will hope the return of captain Faf du Plessis leads to a revival in their fortunes in the second Test against England at Nottingham's Trent Bridge.

Proteas will pick 'best team available'

2017-07-11 14:39

Convenor of selectors Linda Zondi says the Proteas will pick their best team for the second Test against England, regardless of colour.

Faf's chance to secure 'legend' status

2017-07-11 11:30

The Proteas may be down and out, but the return of captain Faf du Plessis is a massive boost, writes Lloyd Burnard.

Faf to be 'No 1 couch fan'

2017-07-04 09:06

Proteas Test captain Faf du Plessis says he will be watching the first Test against England at Lord's from his couch.


Kepler credits Faf for Proteas turnaround

2017-07-19 09:56

Kepler Wessels says the return of Faf du Plessis was vital to the Proteas’ cause in the second Test against England.

Proteas find mojo... and team shape

2017-07-18 08:30

Going back to a five-man attack paid rich dividends for SA at Trent Bridge and must be persevered with, implores Rob Houwing.

Du Plessis's joy as South Africa go back to basics

2017-07-17 21:40

South Africa captain Faf du Plessis said his side had gone back to basics in a commanding 340-run win over England in the second Test at Trent Bridge

Morris steps up to answer captain Faf’s call

2017-07-16 06:00

Proteas all-rounder Chris Morris has heaped praise on the input of skipper Faf du Plessis.

Graeme Pollock slams political meddling in SA cricket

2017-07-14 06:54

Graeme Pollock says the Proteas will have to accept being a "middle of the road" Test side at best if they stick with transformation.

Duminy axed as Faf returns to steady the ship

2017-07-13 16:15

Proteas skipper Faf du Plessis said that JP Duminy would make way for him as he returns to lead the Proteas against England.

Do Proteas have a succession plan?

2017-07-12 08:25

The Proteas say they are busy working on a succession plan that will take them beyond the 2019 World Cup.

Proteas tell Rabada to 'never change'

2017-07-11 11:50

Proteas skipper Faf du Plessis says he wants Kagiso Rabada to remain fierce and fiery despite him receiving a Test ban at Trent Bridge.

Faf: Duminy fighting for his place

2017-07-10 21:42

South Africa Test captain Faf du Plessis admits JP Duminy is fighting to keep his place in the team after the Proteas fell to a big defeat in the first Test against England at Lord's

New-look Proteas batting line-up a worry

2017-07-04 09:05

The Proteas have a new, untested feel about them ahead of a crucial four-match Test series against England, writes Lloyd Burnard.

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