Philander opens up on controversial 2015 World Cup selection

2020-02-07 13:57

Former Proteas seamer Vernon Philander says the selection debacle of the 2015 Cricket World Cup had an impact on him.

Proteas confirm Grade 2 hamstring tear for Philander

2020-01-27 08:01

Vernon Philander, in his final Test match for the Proteas, has a Grade 2 hamstring tear but could still come out to bat for his side.

Biff on retiring Philander: CSA needs to keep him in the system

2020-01-23 18:58

Vernon Philander will play his final game for the Proteas this week and according to his former captain Graeme Smith, South Africa must keep him in the system.

Proteas: The hazards of life after Philander

2020-01-14 12:56

With a maximum of 10 days’ play left in Vernon Philander’s Test career, Rob Houwing examines the looming impact of his retirement on the national side.

WATCH | Buttler calls Philander a 'f***ing knobhead' on live TV

2020-01-08 10:04

England wicketkeeper-batsman Jos Buttler was caught on live TV calling Proteas veteran Vernon Philander a "f***ing knobhead".

Philander set for emotional Newlands farewell

2020-01-02 08:16

Vernon Philander is set for an emotional farewell when he plays his last Test match at Newlands on Friday.

Somerset confirm 'personal terms' with Philander

2019-12-30 09:11

English county side Somerset have confirmed they have agreed personal terms with Proteas seamer Vernon Philander.

Philander confirms Somerset Kolpak move

2019-12-27 21:19

South African opening bowler Vernon Philander has confirmed he's agreed to play English county cricket for Somerset next year.

Phenomenal Philander puts Proteas ahead after crazy day at Centurion

2019-12-27 17:35

A superb bowling effort from Vernon Philander has given the Proteas the edge in the Boxing Day Test at Centurion. Lloyd Burnard reports.

Retiring Philander set for Kolpak move?

2019-12-24 10:08

Proteas seamer Vernon Philander has been linked to sign a Kolpak deal after his retirement from international cricket next year.


'Big Vern' - The Proteas hero who always found a way

2020-01-28 11:35

Vernon Philander's contribution to South African cricket got the recognition it deserved on Monday. Lloyd Burnard reports.

Philander cops fine for foul-mouthed outburst in final Test

2020-01-26 13:32

Proteas fast bowler Veron Philander, playing in his final Test for South Africa was fined 15% of his match fee for the use of foul language.

Fighting De Kock gives under-fire Proteas hope

2020-01-18 18:13

A half-century by Quinton de Kock gave the Proteas hope as they struggled on a rain-affected Day 3 against England in Port Elizabeth.

Buttler fined for verbally abusing Philander

2020-01-09 17:14

England wicketkeeper Jos Buttler has been fined after he was caught on live TV calling Proteas veteran Vernon Philander a "fucking knobhead".

Proteas | Under-performing bowlers left with a mountain

2020-01-06 07:56

The batting collapse late on day two sparked South Africa's loss of control in the second Test against England at Newlands, but Sunday's under-par bowling performance fuelled it.

De Kock, Philander rise in ICC Test rankings

2019-12-30 14:32

Proteas wicketkeeper-batsman Quinton de Kock has broken into the Top 10 in the latest ICC Test rankings following South Africa's win in Centurion.

Ntini: Big Vern has earned place alongside Proteas greats

2019-12-28 12:00

Vernon Philander has secured his place as a South African test legend, says former speedster Makhaya Ntini.

Big Vern weighs in on Archer no-ball confusion

2019-12-27 20:03

Vernon Philander believes that the on-field umpires needed to stick with the original decision to no-ball Jofra Archer for a second beamer on Friday.

Boxing Day Test: 5 Christmas wishes for new-look Proteas

2019-12-25 12:02

As they brace for the Boxing Day Test against England, Lloyd Burnard draws up five Christmas wishes for the Proteas.

Retiring Philander a key member of golden generation

2019-12-24 06:47

Vernon Philander may not always have attracted the headlines of some of his team-mates but he was a key member of a golden generation of South African cricketers.

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