Lots of 'learnings' for Proteas after PE defeat

2019-01-20 09:45

Proteas skipper Faf du Plessis says that South Africa will learn from their defeat to Pakistan in the first ODI at St. George's Park.

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 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.

Proteas call for 'flexibility' after Faf's Wanderers ban

2019-01-07 07:03

The South African team management has called for flexibility in dealing with over-rate regulations following a one-match ban imposed on captain Faf du Plessis.

Faf banned for Wanderers Test after Proteas' go-slow - again

2019-01-06 15:55

South Africa will have to do without the services of captain Faf du Plessis at the Wanderers after he was suspended for one Test by the ICC.

'Outstanding' Faf hailed for epic ton at Newlands

2019-01-04 21:56

Proteas skipper Faf du Plessis was relieved on the second day of the second Test between South Africa and Pakistan at Newlands.

Proteas pioneering the age of quick-fire Test cricket

2019-01-04 11:27

The Proteas' approach to Test cricket at the moment will not see many matches reach a fifth and final day, writes Lloyd Burnard.

Faf acknowledges 2019 World Cup juggling act

2019-01-02 19:03

Proteas skipper Faf du Plessis says it is difficult to keep the World Cup out of his mind during the Test series against Pakistan.

The sacrifice that comes with batting for the Proteas

2019-01-02 13:53

Batting in South Africa has not been easy in the Ottis Gibson era, but it is all part of a bigger cause, writes Lloyd Burnard.

Proteas slip in ICC Test rankings, end year 4th

2018-12-31 11:48

Despite defeating Pakistan in the opening Test at Centurion, the Proteas have dropped in the ICC Test rankings.


Pakistan a good challenge in ODI’s - Faf

2019-01-18 21:44

Faf du Plessis expects an evenly contested challenge between South Africa and Pakistan in the first ODI at St George’s Park in Port Elizabeth.

Faf should have seen suspension coming!

2019-01-09 12:58

Maintaining healthy over-rates has not been the strongest suit of Proteas skipper Faf du Plessis across the international formats for some time, reminds Rob Houwing.

Faf: Rise of T20 cricket responsible for shorter Tests

2019-01-07 08:06

Proteas Faf du Plessis has explained how that the popularity of the T20 format continues to change Test cricket.

After victory, Faf says he's a fan of Tests and lively pitches

2019-01-06 18:54

Faf du Plessis believes that Test matches were cricket's most exciting format after his side clinched their series against Pakistan with victory at Newlands.

Faf insists: We don't ask for ridiculous pitches

2019-01-06 13:43

Proteas skipper Faf du Plessis insists that he and coach Ottis Gibson do not ask ground staff for anything "ridiculous" when preparing pitches for home Test matches.

Faf, Proteas bat Pakistan out of Newlands Test

2019-01-04 18:00

A century from captain Faf du Plessis saw the Proteas bat Pakistan out of the second Test match at Newlands on Friday.

Proteas take confidence and form into Newlands clash

2019-01-02 21:13

The Proteas enter the second Test match against Pakistan starting at Newlands with confidence and statistics on their side.

'Enforcer' Olivier has got Pakistan talking

2019-01-02 16:40

Proteas captain Faf du Plessis said that Duanne Olivier would be used in an "enforcer" role as part of a pace barrage against Pakistan.

Olivier to play Newlands Test as Faf ponders selection

2019-01-02 12:44

Proteas captain Faf du Plessis has confirmed that Duanne Olivier will play in the second Test against Pakistan at Newlands.

Faf gives SuperSport Park thumbs up

2018-12-29 09:49

Proteas captain, Faf du Plessis, has given SuperSport Park the "thumbs up" following the hosting of its maiden Boxing Day Test match.

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