'Upbeat' Elgar on Ranchi Test: It's no dead rubber

2019-10-17 21:57

Proteas opening batsman Dean Elgar believes that the Proteas can come back in the final Test against India despite losing the series 2-0.

'No pushover' Elgar: India ton may be my best one ever

2019-10-04 22:01

Proteas opener Dean Elgar admitted that his century against India may be his best one ever on day three of the first Test at Visakhapatnam.

How gutsy Elgar broke own (and SA’s) drought

2019-10-04 10:28

Rob Houwing on the significance of Dean Elgar’s century as the Proteas mounted a first-Test fightback against India at Visakhapatnam.

Pre-Tests Proteas: A chronic lack of major runs

2019-09-17 14:05

Heavy scoring in the lead-up looks unlikely to be a hallmark of any SA batsman entering the Test series against India in only two weeks’ time, writes Rob Houwing.

Titans revel in One-Day Cup success

2019-04-01 13:47

Titans coach Mark Boucher was happy that his team were back to their usual best after they emphatically clinched a fourth One-Day Cup title.

Dala, Elgar bowl Titans to big win at Kingsmead

2019-03-15 22:20

Career-best figures by Junior Dala and Dean Elgar saw the Titans extend their lead at the top of the One-Day Cup standings with a bonus-point win.

Surrey re-sign Proteas batsman for county stint

2019-01-11 16:17

Proteas opening batsman Dean Elgar will rejoin English county club Surrey for the 2019 season.

‘Dead’ Test: Proteas must follow Biff’s lead

2019-01-10 16:22

SA have a chequered recent record in dead-rubber Tests, but 3-0 would look much more handsome than 2-1 against Pakistan, writes Rob Houwing.

Elgar to captain Proteas at Wanderers

2019-01-09 10:07

Cricket South Africa announced the appointment of Dean Elgar as stand-in captain of the Proteas in place of Faf du Plessis for the final Test.

Homeboy Elgar relishing 'special' Boxing Day Test

2018-12-24 19:54

Proteas opener Dean Elgar is excited at the prospect of playing a Boxing Day Test match at his home ground.


De Kock returns to Top 10 of Test rankings

2019-10-07 21:51

Proteas batsman Quinton de Kock has moved back into the Top 10 of the ICC Test batting rankings following their first Test defeat against India.

Proteas fight back in India Test as Kohli gets selfie shock

2019-10-04 14:17

Dean Elgar and Quinton de Kock both scored their maiden Test centuries against India as the Proteas fought back on Day 3 of the first Test at Visakhapatnam.

5 Proteas who need to step up in India

2019-10-01 10:24

Lloyd Burnard looks at the individuals who the Proteas will be counting on during their daunting Indian Test series.

Dean Elgar chats to Sport24

2019-06-05 10:22

In an exclusive interview, Dean Elgar talks about his stint in county cricket and how he dealt with the disappointment of missing out on World Cup selection.

Titans, Cobras reset for One-Day Cup semi-final

2019-03-26 19:17

Titans captain Dean Elgar insists their regular One-Day Cup wins over the Cape Cobras will count for nothing when they face-off in the semis.

Proteas need their ‘toughie’ to bare teeth

2019-02-19 12:02

The stage seems fittingly set for Dean Elgar to come back into his own for SA against Sri Lanka at St George’s Park from Thursday, writes Rob Houwing.

Elgar delivers "blunt message" to Proteas

2019-01-10 21:35

Stand-in South African captain Dean Elgar says he had given a "blunt message" to his players ahead of the third and final Test against Pakistan.

Disrupted Proteas seek series clean sweep

2019-01-10 06:57

Despite being without suspended captain Faf du Plessis, SA will be pushing for a clean sweep when they play Pakistan in the third and final Test.

Elgar: SA the toughest place in the world to bat

2018-12-29 17:10

Proteas opener Dean Elgar believes that South Africa is the toughest place in the world to bat in Test cricket.

Elgar masterminds much needed Spartans win

2018-11-28 20:17

Dean Elgar masterminded the Tshwane Spartans’ run-chase with an excellent half-century to lift the home team off the basement of the Mzansi Super League table.

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