SA win perfect gift for Amla

2014-11-17 14:31

SA batsman, Hashim Amla, says the Proteas’ win over Australia was the perfect gift on the special occasion of his 100th ODI.

Amla on road to ODI legend

2014-10-29 11:49

Hashim Amla is on the verge of some especially glowing landmarks at one-day international level, writes Rob Houwing.

Proteas claim ODI series win

2014-10-24 07:17

The Proteas have taken an unassailable 2-0 lead in their three-game series against New Zealand after winning the second ODI.

#ProteaFire campaign launched

2014-10-09 22:00

The South African national cricket team have officially launched their mission statement to SA cricket fans.

Zim win toss, ask SA to bat

2014-08-29 09:12

Zimbabwe have won the toss and elected to bowl in their ODI triangular match against the Proteas in Harare.

Zimbabwe ask Proteas to bat

2014-08-19 09:12

The Proteas have lost the toss and will bat first in the second ODI against Zimbabwe at the Queens Sports Club in Bulawayo.

SA top, India in freefall

2014-08-18 13:00

Cricket’s ‘moneybags’ power, India, has taken a painful fall on the SA-led Test rankings, writes Rob Houwing.

Lessons emerge out of Zim win

2014-08-13 05:25

The Proteas did not expect to learn much from their one-off Test against Zimbabwe but the victory taught them two things.

SA pledge no mercy on Zim

2014-08-08 07:49

SA appear disinclined to take any mercy on their struggling neighbours Zimbabwe when the two teams engage in a rare Test.

Proteas’ chance for new blood

2014-07-29 13:04

Stiaan van Zyl, Dane Piedt ... players like these can be filtered into the SA mix conveniently smoothly now, writes Rob Houwing.

Amla ticking all the boxes

2014-07-28 20:27

Hashim Amla has come through his first series in Sri Lanka as Proteas Test captain having ticked all the right boxes.

Mathews lauds SL spinners

2014-07-28 18:12

Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews has lavished praise on his spinners for nearly winning the second Test against South Africa.

Hashim ticks two key boxes

2014-07-26 19:16

New role as captain, new role as No 4 ... but normal exemplary batting service from Hashim Amla, writes Rob Houwing.

Proteas face uphill battle

2014-07-25 14:02

SA face an enormous test of both character and skill as they go about the job of fighting their way back into the second Test.

Amla mulls extra pace option

2014-07-23 22:00

The Proteas are considering playing an extra fast bowler on the Singhalese SC track which is not as conducive to spin.

Proteas must go big in 1st inns

2014-07-22 14:09

Another beefy first knock in the second Test will be SA’s best passport to series triumph in Colombo, writes Rob Houwing.

Ball ‘bust’: SA marked side now

2014-07-21 13:21

‘Regular law transgressors’: it cannot be a tag the Proteas wish to carry in their quest to be the best again, writes Rob Houwing.

Proteas team effort praised

2014-07-21 07:28

Hashim Amla has praised a superb team effort in the Proteas impressive win against Sri Lanka in the first Test in Galle.

Declaration gamble pays off

2014-07-20 19:13

Hashim Amla was probably more relieved than elated after his declaration gamble paid off in the Proteas win over Sri Lanka.

Give Amla’s switch a chance!

2014-07-16 22:34

New SA captain Hashim Amla changing his batting slot was a key development on day one in Galle, writes Rob Houwing.

New challenge excites Amla

2014-07-15 22:46

Hashim Amla leads South African cricket into an exciting new era when he captains the Proteas Test squad for the first time.

Amla set for historic Test

2014-07-14 11:21

Hashim Amla will make history later this week when he takes the field as South Africa's first permanent non-white skipper.

Proteas outclass Sri Lanka

2014-07-06 14:22

The Proteas have put in a complete all-round display to comprehensively beat Sri Lanka in their first ODI in Colombo.

Proteas start tour on high note

2014-07-03 14:15

The Proteas started their Sri Lankan tour on a high note by beating a Sri Lankan President's XI in Moratuwa.

3 captains 'good' for Proteas

2014-06-20 08:29

Proteas team boss Mohammed Moosajee believes it's a good thing that the national team now has captains in the three different codes.


Proteas: Strong onus on ‘big 4’

2014-11-11 12:27

The enforced withdrawal of JP Duminy only aggravates SA’s middle-order frailty in Oz, writes Rob Houwing.

Proteas: Win record in sight

2014-10-24 14:20

SA find themselves one ODI victory away, in Hamilton, from a return to world No 1, writes Rob Houwing.

Proteas better equipped - Amla

2014-10-23 14:05

Proteas vice-captain, Hashim Amla, feels his team will have a better understanding of the conditions in the second ODI against NZ.

Amla scoops ANN7 award

2014-09-08 08:50

Proteas Test captain Hashim Amla has received the Sports Person of the Year award at the ANN7 South African of the Year event.

Amla given some time off

2014-08-19 22:14

Proteas batsmen Hashim Amla has been rested for the ODI against Zimbabwe to rest ahead of their tri-series with Australia.

Proteas to field first-choice XI

2014-08-18 17:32

SA will ignore the temptation to experiment and field what they believe is their first-choice XI when they meet Zimbabwe.

Amla leads SA past 300

2014-08-17 13:05

A century from Hashim Amla has enabled the Proteas to post a decent total in the first ODI against Zimbabwe in Bulawayo.

Proteas prep for ODI series

2014-08-12 21:48

The Proteas' ODI squad will travel to Bulawayo on Thursday, ahead of the three-match ODI series against Zimbabwe.

Proteas skippers praise Kallis

2014-07-30 23:08

The captains of the South African ODI and Test squads, AB de Villiers and Hashim Amla, have led the tributes to Jacques Kallis.

SA’s 94 overs of heroism

2014-07-29 05:00

A pretty win, an ugly draw ... contrasting methods, but the Proteas greatly deserve their Sri Lankan series win, suggests Rob Houwing.

CSA elated with SL series win

2014-07-28 18:12

CSA have lauded the Proteas' Test series win in Sri Lanka, which has propelled them back to the top of the ICC rankings.

SA lose opener on rain hit day

2014-07-28 08:21

SA lost opener Dean Elgar before heavy rain stopped play on the final day of the series-deciding second Test against Sri Lanka.

SL turn screw on Proteas

2014-07-26 14:11

Sri Lanka are in a commanding position after the third day of the second Test against the Proteas in Colombo.

Proteas passing ‘toughness’ test

2014-07-24 06:28

Winning the Test series in Sri Lanka would confirm that South Africa are rebuilding admirably quickly, says Rob Houwing.

Amla heaps praise on Tahir

2014-07-23 15:10

South African skipper Hashim Amla has backed struggling Pakistan-born leg-spinner Imran Tahir to come good.

SA aim to end SL series jinx

2014-07-22 12:47

SA will look to carry their winning momentum in the second Test against Sri Lanka, and break a 21-year-old jinx on the island.

Kudos to Proteas’ brains trust

2014-07-21 07:44

They could have done without the bad PR of Philander-gate, but the Proteas were otherwise pure gold in their Galle win, says Rob Houwing.

Kudos to Proteas’ brains trust

2014-07-21 05:00

They could have done without the bad PR of Philander-gate, but the Proteas were otherwise pure gold, says Rob Houwing.

Amla takes adventurous route

2014-07-19 22:00

The bravery of Hashim Amla’s declaration has put extra, last-day pressure on South Africa’s spinners, writes Rob Houwing.

SA elect to bat in Galle

2014-07-16 06:38

South Africa have won the toss and decided to bat first on the first day of the first Test against Sri Lanka.

Proteas’ goal: Halt Herath

2014-07-15 14:10

Keep Rangana Herath in check and SA should be a long way toward a good result in the first Test at Galle, says Rob Houwing.

Proteas crushed in Kandy

2014-07-09 18:42

Sri Lanka have defeated South Africa in the second one-day international to level the three-match series 1-1.

Amla pleased with hit out

2014-07-03 19:14

Proteas batsman Hashim Amla was pleased with his time spent in the middle the Proteas' win against a Sri Lanka President's XI.

Winning formula key: Amla

2014-06-30 10:09

The Proteas have the chance to regain their status as the top-ranked Test nation in their upcoming tour of Sri Lanka.

Proteas' fitness on track

2014-06-19 19:46

Proteas fitness and conditioning coach, Greg King, is satisfied with the results from the fitness and assessment camp.

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