Strong bench key to SA campaign

2015-03-02 16:00

With paceman Vernon Philander and JP Duminy out injured, the Proteas will again rely on their "bench" to shine against Ireland.

Proteas sweat over Philander

2015-02-23 14:18

The Proteas are sweating over the availability of seamer Vernon Philander ahead of their CWC clash against the West Indies.

3 SA bowlers make Walsh's list

2015-02-06 14:27

Former West Indies great Courtney Walsh has listed 11 bowlers to watch out for in the upcoming Cricket World Cup.

Tahir tears Windies apart

2015-01-21 20:22

Leg-Spinner Imran Tahir claimed career best figures of 4 for 28 as South Africa secured a morale-boosting series win against the West Indies.

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 .

Philander expects lively pitch

2015-01-01 22:46

Fast bowler Vernon Philander returns to a happy hunting ground, expecting plenty of opportunities at Newlands.

Philander strikes for SA

2014-12-19 13:02

Vernon Philander has picked up two wickets as a controversial review decision soured an otherwise solid morning for West Indies.

Proteas stars - and their Mo's

2014-11-11 13:54

In the spirit of Movember, a couple of Proteas stars have ditched their razors and starting cultivating some, um, questionable taches.


Comfortable with both bat and ball, Vernon Philander can now add commentator and comedian to his bag of tricks.

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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.


Philander out of Windies clash

2015-02-24 07:01

Vernon Philander has been ruled out of South Africa's Cricket World Cup clash against the West Indies in Sydney.

SBW catches up with Philander

2015-02-17 13:07

Proteas fast bowler Vernon Philander caught up with All Blacks and Chiefs player Sonny Bill Willams during CWC in New Zealand.

We'll feed off this confidence - Philander

2015-01-21 22:56

Despite coasting to a nine wicket win over the West Indies,Proteas fast bowler Vernon Philander says any type of victory is good for the team.

Windies collapse to 122 all out

2015-01-21 16:57

The West Indies collapsed to 122 all out against South Africa in the third One Day International at Buffalo Park.

Proteas out to finish No 1

2015-01-02 07:22

A series win against West Indies will ensure that the Proteas finish No 1 on the ICC Test rankings at the end of season cut-off date.

We'll be patient - Philander

2014-12-20 00:11

Despite being on the cusp of victory, Proteas bowler Vernon Philander says his side will remain committed if they are to finish the job.

Australia set SA tall order

2014-11-14 09:52

Australia made 300 for eight after losing the toss and being sent in to bat in the first one-day international against South Africa.

Philander back in ODI squad

2014-09-30 11:08

Vernon Philander, who missed the triangular series in Zimbabwe, returns to the Proteas squad for ODI series in Australasia.

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.

Big Vern's biggest challenge

2014-07-23 21:00

Vernon Philander the quickest South African to 100 scalps and now struggling with only ten wickets in his past five Tests.

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