Proteas' Cricket World Cup woes no worry for Faf

2019-05-24 17:27

Proteas captain Faf du Plessis says the team's record of repeated Cricket World Cup heartbreak will have no bearing on a largely youthful squad.

AB persuaded Faf against signing a Kolpak deal

2019-05-20 19:39

Former Proteas star batsman AB de Villiers has revealed how he persuaded Proteas skipper Faf du Plessis against taking a Kolpak contract.

Faf says fearless Proteas must forget failure

2019-05-19 14:35

Proteas captain Faf du Plessis believes his team must forget about failure as they attempt to win the Cricket World Cup for the first time.

Faf's 50 helps Chennai tame Punjab in IPL

2019-04-06 17:34

Faf du Plessis struck a brisk half-century in his first Indian Premier League match of the season to help the Chennai Super Kings beat the Kings XI Punjab.

India retain ICC Test mace, Proteas bank R2.85m

2019-04-01 12:59

India have retained the ICC Test Championship Mace for a third year running after finishing at the top of the ICC Test Team rankings.

ANOTHER reason to fret over SA’s CWC batting

2019-03-19 15:30

Unremarkable ODI statistics in England by most of their major batsmen do little to hike the Proteas’ World Cup prospects, writes Rob Houwing.

Proteas pin World Cup hopes on bowlers

2019-03-17 14:31

South Africa finished their one-day series against Sri Lanka with a clear idea of both the team and the tactics they will use in the upcoming Cricket World Cup.

Proteas bowl first in final ODI before World Cup

2019-03-16 12:37

The Proteas have lost the toss and will bowl first in the fifth and final ODI against Sri Lanka in Cape Town.

Proteas in line for R2.85m Test pay-day

2019-03-12 17:49

The Proteas will receive a nice cash injection into their bank accounts for finishing third in the International Cricket Council's Test Team rankings.

Tahir says 'emotional' goodbye to ODI cricket in Durban

2019-03-11 12:52

Proteas spinner Imran Tahir said his final goodbye to ODI cricket on his Kingsmead home ground on Sunday.


Proteas confront Cricket World Cup demons

2019-05-22 06:43

For South Africans, there is no escape from the reality of the country's bitter history of painful failure in World Cup knockout games.

PICS: Proteas depart for 2019 Cricket World Cup

2019-05-20 09:39

The Proteas have departed for the 2019 Cricket World Cup in England and Wales.

Faf leads Chennai into record eighth IPL final

2019-05-10 20:05

Gritty fifties from Faf du Plessis and Shane Watson helped Chennai Super Kings outplay Delhi Capitals to enter their record eighth IPL final.

CWC 2019: Proteas wrestle sickly UK stats

2019-04-04 17:00

Never mind just the World Cup hoodoo, SA have struggled for ages to hook general ODI series honours on English/Welsh soil, reminds Rob Houwing.

10 South Africans out to light up 12th IPL

2019-03-23 07:26

There will be 10 South Africans participating in the 12th edition of the Indian Premier League which kicks off this weekend.

Faf: Proteas going into World Cup under the radar

2019-03-18 10:27

Proteas skipper Faf du Plessis likes the fact that his side will be going into the World Cup under the radar.

CWC: Proteas can virtually snap file shut

2019-03-17 07:30

Rob Houwing fancies that South Africa’s World Cup squad may be a done deal after their ODI series whitewash of Sri Lanka was sealed on Saturday.

Proteas win toss, bowl in Port Elizabeth

2019-03-13 12:33

South Africa will bowl first in the 4th ODI against Sri Lanka in Port Elizabeth after winning the toss on Wednesday.

Faf warns against over-reliance on De Kock

2019-03-11 16:08

The form of Quinton de Kock is a major weapon for the Proteas heading into this year's World Cup in England.

Proteas: Amla needs to stamp authority on World Cup squad

2019-03-11 11:30

Hashim Amla has been included in the 15-man squad for the final two ODIs against Sri Lanka, and he needs to make it count, writes Lloyd Burnard.

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