Now Kirsten aids Gulf cricket

2014-12-08 16:02

Gary Kirsten has been promoting cricket in the Persian Gulf, writes Rob Houwing from his Dubai visit for Sport24.

Kirsten back in Proteas setup

2014-11-12 18:02

Gary Kirsten has joined the Proteas squad as a batting consultant and mentor ahead of their ODI series against Australia.

Kirsten: Biff best captain ever

2014-03-07 16:35

Gary Kirsten has called Graeme Smith the "greatest captain ever" in Test cricket following Smith's retirement.

Kirsten: Eng job not an option

2014-02-04 10:59

Gary Kirsten is not interested in succeeding Andy Flower as new coach of the England cricket team.

Steyn to miss first two ODIs

2013-10-27 15:36

Proteas paceman Dale Steyn will miss the first two of the five-match one-day series against Pakistan to rest his body.

Kirsten: IPL job fits my family

2013-09-04 12:04

Gary Kirsten says coaching an IPL team at this stage of his coaching career is the "perfect thing" for him and his family.

Domingo to call on Kirsten?

2013-07-04 12:22

New Proteas coach Russell Domingo could from time to time call on the services Gary Kirsten - the man he replaced as national coach.

Proteas need ODI indaba

2013-06-20 07:43

Rob Houwing believes that the Proteas' limited-overs game remains confusing, not helped by their humbling in London.

No Ashes distraction for Poms

2013-06-18 19:02

England say they won't be distracted by a looming Ashes series ahead their ICC Champions Trophy semi-final against the Proteas.

Familiar foes for Kirsten

2013-06-05 14:22

Gary Kirsten begins his final stint as South Africa's coach against former team India in the Champions Trophy opener in Cardiff.

Kirsten: Kallis leaves huge void

2013-05-24 09:05

The Proteas will miss Jacques Kallis in the Champions Trophy and even more once he retires, says outgoing coach Gary Kirsten.

Parting gift for Kirsten

2013-05-15 12:43

South Africa hope to give coach Gary Kirsten the perfect parting gift by winning next month's Champions Trophy, Dale Steyn says.

Domingo set to coach Proteas

2013-05-11 07:23

Proteas assistant coach Russell Domingo is set to takeover as national coach following the resignation of Gary Kirsten.

Continuity, flair key: Kirsten

2013-05-02 14:06

SA coach Gary Kirsten says continuity and flair were key considerations when the selectors decided on the 15-man ODI squad.

Kallis likely to play in ICC event

2013-03-25 19:05

Proteas all-rounder Jacques Kallis is likely to return to the one-day side for the ICC Champions Trophy event in England.

Kirsten eager to up win ratio

2013-03-09 14:31

SA coach Gary Kirsten is eager to improve his one-day record with the Proteas, which is significantly poorer than his Test record.

Kirsten: Important ODI period

2013-03-07 19:01

Proteas coach Gary Kirsten says the team is entering a key phase in one-day cricket over the next few months.

Kallis done with ODIs, T20s?

2013-02-21 07:41

If Proteas coach Gary Kirsten has his way, then veteran all-rounder Jacques Kallis will only play Test cricket in future.

Kirsten places pitch order

2013-02-20 07:40

Proteas coach Gary Kirsten has asked for a pitch with less turn when they face Pakistan in the final Test in Centurion.

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.

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.

Kirsten rules out complacency

2012-12-30 20:10

Proteas coach Gary Kirsten says his No 1-ranked Test team will by no means take New Zealand lightly in their upcoming series.

Kirsten: Proteas play for badge

2012-12-05 12:05

Proteas coach Gary Kirsten, back from the triumph in Australia, has lauded the maturity of the No 1-ranked Test squad.

SA coach Kirsten flies home

2012-11-13 15:24

Cricket South Africa says national team coach Gary Kirsten will briefly leave the tour of Australia to return home for a few days.

Kirsten to extend SA stay?

2012-11-07 11:06

Gary Kirsten is already past the halfway mark in his initial contract as Proteas coach, but early signs seem good that he may renew.


Horn back to help Proteas

2014-11-18 14:45

Legendary South African adventurer and motivational speaker, Mike Horn, will help the Proteas during the Cricket World Cup.

Kirsten joins Proteas squad

2014-07-22 08:43

Gary Kirsten has joined the Proteas squad ahead of the second Test against Sri Lanka starting in Colombo.

Kirsten rules out England job

2014-02-07 15:25

Gary Kirsten has said he does not want to be considered for the job of England team director because of personal reasons.

Eng to splash out on Gazza?

2014-02-03 12:09

The ECB will have to double former coach Andy Flower's salary if it is to appoint Gary Kirsten as England's next head coach.

Kirsten back to help Proteas

2013-10-27 14:00

The Proteas have announced that former coach, Gary Kirsten, will join them as batting mentor during the ODI series against Pakistan.

Kirsten takes IPL coaching job

2013-09-03 12:04

Former South Africa and India coach Gary Kirsten has been appointed as head coach of IPL side, Delhi Daredevils.

AB: Proteas not good enough

2013-06-21 22:33

Proteas captain AB de Villiers has said it was possible the team was not good enough from the outset of the ICC Champions Trophy.

Proteas choked, says Kirsten

2013-06-19 22:15

Gary Kirsten says the Proteas choked in their Champions Trophy semi-final against England, faltering in a crunch match yet again.

Kirsten: Proteas must improve

2013-06-08 19:27

Gary Kirsten has demanded an improved performance from the Proteas in their last two group matches of the Champions Trophy.

We will do our best: Kirsten

2013-05-25 18:52

There is no easy recipe for success in the ICC Champions Trophy, Proteas head coach Gary Kirsten has said.

Kirsten hopes for big finish

2013-05-22 18:34

Gary Kirsten has said he wants to leave his job as Proteas coach 'with a bang' by winning the ICC Champions Trophy next month.

Proteas 'plan' for uncertainty

2013-05-13 12:03

SA cricket is suddenly faced with an uncertain future with coach Gary Kirsten set to depart and two top players at a crossroads.

Kirsten quits as Proteas coach

2013-05-10 12:10

Proteas coach Gary Kirsten has opted not to renew his contract with the national team, citing family reasons for his decision.

Kirsten lauds McLaren's effort

2013-03-27 07:43

Proteas coach Gary Kirsten has lauded the impact all-rounder Ryan McLaren made in recently completed one-day series.

Kirsten: Win was encouraging

2013-03-25 13:33

SA's five-match ODI series win against Pakistan was useful preparation for the year ahead, according to coach Gary Kirsten.

SA look to Champions Trophy

2013-03-08 13:31

If SA are feeling on top of the world in the Test arena, there is much concern over their ODI form ahead of the Champions Trophy.

Proteas press for clean sweep

2013-02-21 09:07

South Africa will press for a clean sweep when they meet Pakistan in the third and final Test starting at SuperSport Park.

Kirsten: SA won't slack off!

2013-02-20 22:35

While the third Test between SA and Pakistan is a dead rubber, no extra motivation is required for the Proteas, says coach Gary Kirsten.

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.

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.

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.

Kirsten hails 'incredible year'

2012-12-05 18:00

What the South African cricket team has achieved this year has been nothing short of remarkable, Proteas coach Gary Kirsten says.

Kirsten defends 'time off'

2012-11-22 13:11

SA coach Gary Kirsten defended his team's preparations after his pace brigade was laid low by injury in the second Test.

Time to come off ropes, SA

2012-11-13 11:04

If a slightly stuttering draw in the first Test is as bad as it gets, SA remain in fair enough health in the Australian series.

Proteas ready for key moments

2012-11-06 20:04

Proteas coach Gary Kirsten is confident that his players will be ready to perform in "key moments" in their series against Australia.

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