Cook, Hendricks lay solid foundation for Lions

2019-01-04 18:56

A century by Stephen Cook helped the Highveld Lions enjoy a solid opening day of their 4-Day Domestic Series encounter against the Dolphins.

Cook, Van den Bergh tons put Lions in command

2018-10-03 18:59

Centuries by Stephen Cook and Nicky van den Bergh put the Highveld Lions in a powerful position in their 4-Day Domestic Series encounter against the Warriors.

Former Proteas opener signs with Glamorgan

2018-09-03 13:27

Former Proteas opening batsman Stephen Cook has signed with Glamorgan as their overseas player for remainder of the 2018 season.

Cook, Hendricks secure first win for Lions

2018-03-25 21:23

Centuries by Stephen Cook and Reeza Hendricks saw the Highveld Lions end the season on a high by ousting the Cape Cobras in Potchefstroom.

Cook and Fortuin dominate for Lions

2017-10-18 19:34

Career-best figures from Bjorn Fortuin and a return to form by Stephen Cook ensured that the Lions were on top of their Sunfoil Series encounter against the Knights.

Snubbed Proteas at the T20 Global League

2017-08-28 16:00

All eight squads for the inaugural T20 Global League are now complete - and there were a couple of notable South Africans who were not drafted.

Cook, Markram give SA ‘A’ solid foundation

2017-08-19 19:13

Stephen Cook and Aiden Markram shared a 167-run opening stand to give SA ‘A’ a good start on Day 1 of the second and last four-day match against India 'A'.

Cook, Miller give SA ‘A’ a firm foothold

2017-08-12 22:14

Stephen Cook and David Miller shared a 138-run partnership to help the South Africa ‘A’ team to a solid total against India 'A'.

Cook’s Test comeback hopes teeter

2017-06-07 06:37

Stephen Cook is failing to set the County Championship alight, which hardly helps his bid for a recall to the SA Test plans in England, writes Rob Houwing.

Victorious SA: Only Cook under threat?

2017-03-18 13:00

Still-floundering Stephen Cook may be the only casualty, if any, after the Proteas’ latest sparkling Test conquest in Wellington, writes Rob Houwing.


Lions and Titans play to high-scoring draw

2018-11-01 17:35

Stephen Cook struck a half-century on the final day as the Jukskei derby between the Highveld Lions and Titans petered out to a tame draw.

Rain spoils most of day 2 for Warriors, Lions in PE

2018-10-02 17:34

Rain ruined the second day of the Domestic 4-Day Series encounter between the Warriors and Highveld Lions at St George's Park in Port Elizabeth.

Cook resigns as Highveld Lions skipper

2018-06-06 09:22

Stephen Cook, who has captained the Highveld Lions in the One-Day Cup and Sunfoil Series for the past three seasons, has resigned with immediate effect.

Cook, Van der Dussen pile on the runs in Paarl

2018-02-17 19:50

A record 287-run third wicket partnership ensured the Highveld Lions enjoyed a fruitful Day 3 of their Sunfoil Series encounter against the Cape Cobras.

Cook ready for Africa T20 Cup Challenge

2017-09-01 10:02

If any young player needs an example of what it takes to be the ultimate professional they need not look any further than Gauteng's Stephen Cook.

‘A’ series finely poised approaching final day

2017-08-21 18:39

Stephen Cook struck a second-consecutive half-century as SA 'A' team ended day three of the CSA Four-Day match against India 'A' with a 184-run lead and six wickets in hand.

Cook: The cricketer who won’t go away

2017-08-14 12:50

Stephen Cook’s steely determination means there is still a chance he will force consideration of a Test recall at some point, reckons Rob Houwing.

Cook to captain Lions in all formats

2017-08-07 11:22

The bizhub Highveld Lions Board of Directors has confirmed the appointment of Stephen Cook as captain to the team in all formats for the coming season.

Who will partner Elgar in England?

2017-03-31 11:10

Who will partner Dean Elgar at the top of the Proteas' innings on their four-Test tour of England in July?

NZ, Eng: Cook’s acid test for Proteas

2017-03-06 16:30

Stephen Cook is about to be hauled out of his ideal zone conditions-wise, rigorously examining his mettle as SA opener, writes Rob Houwing.

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.