Gibson opens up on Proteas' spin woes

2018-08-16 09:54

Proteas coach Ottis Gibson has opened up on his side's troubles against spin bowling on their Sri Lankan tour.

Year one: Our Proteas rating for Ottis

2018-08-15 10:15

Rob Houwing gives Ottis Gibson a guarded rating of 6/10, as the head coach effectively wraps up his first year in charge of the Proteas’ fortunes …

Proteas have bigger worries than two-Test nightmare

2018-07-24 15:02

The Proteas were woeful in every department in two Tests against Sri Lanka, but there are more important issues at hand, writes Lloyd Burnard.

Proteas: Violent shake-up won’t be the answer

2018-07-16 13:02

Off with several heads? Rob Houwing explains why doing that isn’t going to automatically solve SA’s woes in the Sri Lankan Test series.

Gibson urges fast bowlers to 'suck it up' in Sri Lanka

2018-07-09 15:55

Proteas coach Ottis Gibson has urged his fast bowlers to remain positive and run in the first Test against Sri Lanka.

Steyn, Philander in SA's World Cup picture

2018-05-29 08:14

Proteas coach Ottis Gibson has confirmed that Dale Steyn and Vernon Philander are in the mix to play in the 2019 World Cup.

Ottis Gibson 'shocked' by AB retirement

2018-05-28 11:50

Proteas coach Ottis Gibson says he was as shocked as anyone to hear about AB de Villiers' decision to retire from international cricket.

Why Proteas STILL seek that Test all-rounder

2018-04-05 13:03

The four-man structure worked in the triumph over Australia, but the SA Test brains trust clearly still wish for a fifth bowling element, writes Rob Houwing.

Why Faf, Ottis deserve page in history

2018-04-03 21:49

South Africa have their post-isolation “Grand Slam” at last, meaning a well-merited place in history for Faf du Plessis and Ottis Gibson, says Rob Houwing

Faf's struggle for runs of no concern to SA

2018-03-29 10:51

Captain Faf du Plessis' struggles with the bat are of no concern to Proteas head coach Ottis Gibson.


Gibson: 2019 World Cup was always the priority

2018-08-15 18:03

Proteas coach Ottis Gibson has made it clear that the priority for his side is the 2019 World Cup in England.

Victorious Proteas slip in ODI rankings

2018-08-13 11:59

The Proteas have dropped a place in the latest ICC ODI Team Rankings despite defeating Sri Lanka in their five-match ODI series.

SA’s Colombo clanger can’t be glossed over

2018-07-24 13:00

Rob Houwing feels the Proteas’ brains trust have got off a little lightly with their utterly perplexing, pace-heavy attack in the second Test in Sri Lanka.

'Rusty' Steyn good to go to make Proteas return

2018-07-09 21:21

Proteas head coach Ottis Gibson admitted that although Dale Steyn is "rusty", his selection would be hard to miss for this week's first Test.

‘Positive’ cricket key as Proteas wrap up Test prep

2018-07-08 19:43

Proteas coach Ottis Gibson believes a ‘positive’ brand of cricket will be the key to success in the upcoming Test series against Sri Lanka.

Elgar's ODI return for the Proteas 'possible'

2018-05-28 21:27

Proteas coach Ottis Gibson hinted that the side could call-up Test opener Dean Elgar for the one-day squad and possibly the World Cup next year.

Gibson sets sights on top Test spot

2018-04-05 21:13

South Africa coach Ottis Gibson said Thursday his goal is to take the team to the number one spot in Test cricket.

'Chilled-out' Proteas thriving under Gibson

2018-04-05 10:00

Proteas coach Ottis Gibson is transforming the national team, but his methods are not as intense as one might think.

Ottis: Every team tries to aid reverse swing

2018-03-29 20:05

Proteas coach Ottis Gibson says his side knows where the line is when it comes to changing the condition of the ball.

Proteas aim to finish off scandal-hit Aussies

2018-03-29 08:49

South Africa will aim to take advantage of a scandal-hit Australian team in the fourth and final Test starting at the Wanderers on Friday.

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