CWC: Seam depth woes for SA?

2015-01-12 06:51

Serious ‘tap’ for Kyle Abbott and company at T20 level isn’t ideal with a view to CWC shortly, writes Rob Houwing.

West Indies battle back in PE

2014-12-28 18:46

Kraigg Brathwaite and Marlon Samuels have hit half-centuries as the West Indies fought back against South Africa in Port Elizabeth.

Proteas' bowling effort lauded

2014-11-16 19:06

The Proteas bowlers put a luke-warm performance behind them to “step-up” in their win over Australia at the WACA.

Proteas put Oz to the sword

2014-11-16 12:00

The Proteas have coasted to victory over Australia in the second ODI in Perth to level the five-match series at 1-1.

AB out to cement final berth

2014-09-02 05:00

Proteas captain AB de Villiers says Zimbabwe’s upset win makes it even more important for them to secure a win against Australia.

Donald: Philander still a factor

2014-07-24 22:44

Allan Donald says that despite going through the first day wicketless, Proteas seamer Vernon Philander still poses a big threat.

Morné happy with mental game

2014-07-23 05:00

Proteas fast bowler Morné Morkel has attributed the team's bowling success in Sri Lanka to their mental approach.

Amla has Morkel's support

2014-06-20 07:19

The Proteas are determined to make life as easy as possible for new Test skipper Hashim Amla when they tour Sri Lanka.

Domingo’s SA pace poser

2014-03-25 11:55

Both Morne Morkel and Lonwabo Tsotsobe should be omitted when the Proteas tackle the Dutch minnows, recommends Rob Houwing.

Morkel seeking to bounce back

2014-02-18 23:09

Proteas fast bowler Morne Morkel believes his team will relish the challenge of coming from one down in the series.

Proteas fight back in Durban

2013-12-27 18:30

After dismissing India, the Proteas have reached stumps unscathed on Day 2 of the second Test against India at Kingsmead.

Morkel 'fit for Durban Test'

2013-12-25 21:50

Proteas coach Russell Domingo says Morne Morkel should play in the second Test against India at Kingsmead in Durban.

Morkel doubtful for Durban

2013-12-20 17:20

Morne Morkel will be unable to bowl any further for the Proteas in the first Test against India after spraining his ankle.

Is it fair to alter SA’s attack?

2013-11-05 23:33

Reintroducing Dale Steyn, which seems likely, nevertheless breaks up a very smooth-firing Proteas bowling line-up, says Rob Houwing.

New boots for Proteas quartet

2013-09-03 16:00

Four Proteas players will travel to the Adidas headquarters in Germany to have custom-made playing boots designed.

Rain shortens SL innings

2013-07-23 16:28

Fast bowler Morné Morkel took three crucial wickets to help South Africa restrict Sri Lanka to a modest total in their second ODI.

Steyn may miss Pakistan clash

2013-06-09 15:13

The Proteas are set to to be without Dale Steyn once again at the Champions Trophy when they face Pakistan at Edgbaston.

Morkel out of Champs Trophy

2013-06-07 11:58

Proteas fast bowler Morne Morkel has been ruled out of the rest of the ICC Champions Trophy in England and Wales.

Cardiff pace alert for SA

2013-06-05 15:18

The Proteas may be foolhardy to load their batting at the expense of the pace arsenal against India at Sophia Gardens in Cardiff.

Sunrisers stumble to victory

2013-04-13 07:29

The Sunrisers Hyderabad had to fight all the way to secure their third win, beating the Delhi Daredevils by three wickets.

Proteas bowl NZ out for 45

2013-01-02 12:23

The Black Caps have recorded the third lowest total ever scored at Newlands after being savaged by the Proteas bowling attack.

Morkel works on no-ball woes

2012-11-19 14:08

Morne Morkel has vowed to solve the no-ball problem which resurfaced in both England and again during the first Test in Brisbane.

Kallis survives 'friendly fire'

2012-10-15 12:26

Jacques Kallis has emerged relatively unscathed from a finger-battering at the hands of bowling colleague Morne Morkel.

Amla steers SA ship

2012-08-18 19:45

Hashim Amla's unbeaten fifty steadied SA as England pressed with both bat and ball on the third day of the third Test at Lord's.

Traumatic UK start for Morkel

2012-07-09 12:52

Six fours in his first over ... that was the rude awakening for Morne Morkel as the Proteas began their English tour on Monday.


Amla heaps praise on Morkel

2014-12-30 15:14

Proteas skipper Hashim Amla says fast bowler Morne Morkel has been performing "exceptionally well" for the team in the last while.

Morkel ready to take new ball

2014-11-17 07:48

South African quick Morne Morkel has declared himself ready to take the new ball at the Cricket World Cup if required.

McLaren more valuable bowler than Morkel

2014-10-21 15:23

Luvuyo says Morne Morkel is a "walking wicket" and needs to improve his bowling while the Proteas tour New Zealand.

Proteas complete Zim rout

2014-08-12 16:30

The Proteas have notched up a commanding victory over their Zimbabwean neighbours on the fourth day of their one-off Test in Harare.

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 destroy Sri Lanka

2014-07-20 10:37

Dale Steyn and Morné Morkel have ripped through Sri Lanka's batting order as South Africa won only their third Test win on the island.

Jennings: Morkel can be No. 1

2014-05-13 21:00

Former Proteas coach, Ray Jennings, believes that Morné Morkel has the capability to become the number one bowler in world cricket.

Morkel backed to make impact

2014-02-27 22:55

Dale Steyn says Morné Morkel will be the player to watch when South Africa play Australia in the series-deciding third Test.

Morkel back to boost Titans

2014-01-14 21:30

The Titans will gain a top-class bowler but lose a leading batsman when they host the Warriors in the RAM SLAM T20.

Proteas need to find their way

2013-12-26 22:05

The Proteas’ bowlers will need to find a way to succeed in the conditions they have been handed against India at Kingsmead.

Biff: We'll cope without Morné

2013-12-24 22:27

Proteas captain Graeme Smith says they have enough strength in depth to cope without injury doubt Morné Morkel.

Proteas to make new ball talk

2013-12-18 22:47

The Proteas, with the aid of the second new ball, will be looking to strike early on day two of the first Test against India.

Dubai offers hope to SA quicks

2013-10-22 12:17

The Proteas’ faster men should not automatically suspect a gruesome toil in the second UAE Test, writes Rob Houwing.

Proteas in batting crisis

2013-07-23 23:39

More resilient in other areas, South Africa’s lame batting stayed a feature as they slipped 2-0 down in Sri Lanka, says Rob Houwing.

Blame heavy workload - Morkel

2013-06-11 10:17

Albie Morkel says the IPL alone should not be blamed for injuries to key Proteas bowlers, Dale Steyn and Morne Morkel.

Morris to replace hurt Morkel

2013-06-07 13:43

Highveld Lions all-rounder Chris Morris will replace injured fast bowler Morne Morkel in the Proteas' ICC Champions Trophy squad.

Riot act to attack can lift SA

2013-06-06 22:36

Rob Houwing reckons there were a few green shoots through the rubble of the Proteas’ first-up defeat at the ICC Champions Trophy.

Kings XI pip Delhi

2013-05-16 22:17

A late onslaught by Ben Rohrer was not enough for the Delhi Daredevils as they slumped to defeat against the Kings XI Punjab.

NZ aim to repel SA attack

2013-01-10 09:09

NZ batsmen were subjected to a barrage of hostile deliveries from their own bowlers as they prepared to combat SA's attack.

Morkel: Proteas to fight hard

2012-11-23 14:04

Actions speak louder than words and SA needed little encouragement to turn around their fortunes, says Morne Morkel.

SA plan short ball barrage

2012-11-19 13:00

South African paceman Morne Morkel says he expects a short ball barrage aimed at Michael Clarke in this week's second Test.

ICC select Morkel in ODI team

2012-09-14 18:00

Morne Morkel was the only Proteas player to be selected in the International Cricket Council's one-day team of the year.

Cook, Trott frustrate SA

2012-07-19 14:07

England have surged to 158 for one at tea on the first day of the first Test against South Africa at the Oval.

Proteas hog IPL afterglow

2012-05-28 12:01

Several South African cricketers headed honours lists after the latest edition of the Indian Premier League.

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