Faf set to skipper World XI against Asia XI in T20 showdown

2020-02-26 06:30

Former Proteas skipper Faf du Plessis will captain the World XI against an Asian XI in two T20 matches scheduled for Bangladesh in March.

De Kock on Faf: He still has a lot to offer

2020-02-21 06:00

Proteas skipper Quinton de Kock insisted that Faf du Plessis still has a massive role to play despite relinquishing his captaincy duties.

Star trio return to bolster Proteas for Australia T20 series

2020-02-17 14:21

Faf du Plessis, Kagiso Rabada and Anrich Nortje have been added to the Proteas’ squad that will take on Australia in their three-match T20 International series.

Who could replace Faf? 5 candidates for Proteas Test captaincy

2020-01-30 11:45

With uncertainty hovering over Faf du Plessis' future, Lloyd Burnard looks at five candidates for the Test captaincy.

Faf: Rebuilding Proteas will take time

2020-01-27 21:59

Proteas captain Faf du Plessis says the current Test side is experiencing a rebuilding phase under new leadership.

Spotlight on fragile Proteas batting at Wanderers

2020-01-24 06:47

Proteas captain Faf du Plessis has asked for an improved batting display and mental strength from his charges ahead of the Wanderers Test against England.

Selection chief: Faf still has ODI future, Rabada rested

2020-01-22 06:30

Faf du Plessis and Kagiso Rabada have been rested, not dropped, from the Proteas ODI squad to take on England.

Faf on the difference between England and Proteas

2020-01-20 21:12

Proteas captain Faf du Plessis says the difference between his side and England has been the ability to score "big runs".

Faf recommits future to Proteas, eyes T20 World Cup as swansong

2020-01-20 13:38

Faf du Plessis says he remains committed to captaining the Proteas despite suggestions that he could be nearing the end of his tenure.

Faf's coin toss record is poor, but it's not the worst ...

2020-01-17 13:35

Proteas skipper Faf du Plessis joined an exclusive - and unwanted - club when he lost the toss ahead of the third Test against England at St George's Park in Port Elizabeth.


'Fantastic' Faf fitting into new Proteas leadership role

2020-02-25 18:40

Free of the pressures that came with leading the Proteas, Faf du Plessis is embracing his new role in the T20 side.

Proteas: Rank-and-file Faf still has enormous role

2020-02-17 19:36

SA showed on Monday they are inching determinedly closer to assembling their optimal line-up for the ICC T20 World Cup later in the year, says Rob Houwing.

Du Plessis steps down as Proteas Test, T20 captain

2020-02-17 09:38

Faf du Plessis has announced that he is stepping down from his role as captain of the Proteas' Test and T20 teams, effective immediately.

Faf won't make emotional decision over future

2020-01-28 08:58

Proteas Test captain Faf du Plessis says he will not make any emotional decisions over his international future.

Du Plessis, Root play down on-field incident

2020-01-27 19:48

Proteas captain Faf du Plessis says that an incident involving England's Jos Buttler and Stuart Broad was just a case of him standing up to opponents.

Smith set for 'robust' chats with Faf over Proteas future

2020-01-23 11:36

Proteas captain Faf du Plessis is set to have a "robust" discussion with Director of Cricket Graeme Smith over his international future.

Faf: There are no instructions for SA groundsmen

2020-01-21 13:41

Proteas captain Faf du Plessis says there have been no specific instructions to groundsmen during the Test series against England.

Root hails 'brilliant' England after crushing win over South Africa

2020-01-20 17:09

England captain Joe Root has hailed a complete performance by his team after they beat South Africa by an innings and 53 runs in the third Test at St George's Park.

Boucher on Faf's Test future: 'I have no clue'

2020-01-20 08:35

Proteas coach Mark Boucher says he has "no clue" on the Test future of struggling captain Faf du Plessis.

OPINION | Proteas: a coup d'état at the cost of transformation?

2020-01-16 14:52

It's clear, certainly, in their view, that race is not an issue and there is no place for politics (and by politics this means transformation) in cricket and certainly transformation should not be a key pillar in the long-term strategy of cricket in this country, writes Msingathi Sipuka and Ayanda Jam.

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