Proteas: Markram’s push for ALL formats

38 minutes ago

Recent domestic T20 showings only seem to indicate that Aiden Markram has set his sights on across-the-board SA selection, writes Rob Houwing.

Australia quicks 'more nasty than Johnson'

2017-11-22 10:32

Australia's "scary" fast bowlers are "more nasty" than Mitchell Johnson, skipper Steve Smith has said.

Maxwell called in as cover for Warner

2017-11-22 08:37

Australia have called up batsman Glenn Maxwell into their squad ahead of the first Ashes Test as cover for David Warner, who hurt his neck in a fielding drill.

Club player: Knock of 490 'best day of my life'

2017-11-22 07:58

Club cricketer Shane Dadswell, who scored a record 490 over the weekend, says he is still coming to terms with the events of the past few days.

Aussies seek to strike 'fear' in Ashes

2017-11-22 06:49

New-look Australia will bank on their pace attack terrifying England once again when two unfamiliar line-ups open hostilities for the Ashes, the oldest prize in Test cricket, in Brisbane on Thursday.

Prior hits back at Lyon ahead of Ashes

2017-11-21 17:02

Former England wicketkeeper Matt Prior has hit back at Australian spinner Nathan Lyon ahead of the upcoming Ashes series.

Cook dismisses 'irrelevant' Johnson talk ahead of Ashes

2017-11-21 13:22

Alastair Cook dismissed talk of Mitchell Johnson as "irrelevant" on Tuesday as England prepare to face Australia's new-look pace attack in the first Ashes Test.

SL coach Pothas 'concerned', but also 'excited'

2017-11-21 10:59

Sri Lanka's interim coach Nic Pothas admits he was concerned by the batting collapse on the final day of the first Test against India.

Warner hit by neck injury ahead of Ashes

2017-11-21 07:15

Australia vice-captain David Warner says he will undergo intense treatment on his neck after suffering sudden pain during training.

Protea women's England tour a 'massive opportunity'

2017-11-20 19:39

The Proteas women will tour England in the 2018 summer when they play in three One-Day International and a four-match T20I triangular series.


Bookies back Australia for 1-0 Ashes lead

50 minutes ago

The 2017/18 Ashes series between hosts Australia and holders England gets under way at the Gabba in Brisbane.

England name team for first Ashes Test

2017-11-22 09:53

Jake Ball has won England's fourth seamer spot for the Ashes Test series opener after being passed fit to play against Australia at the Gabba.

Herschelle Gibbs to make club comeback

2017-11-22 08:37

Former Proteas batsman Herschelle Gibbs is set to make his return to cricket on the Western Province club scene.

'Improving' Warner gets Ashes nod

2017-11-22 06:55

Australia opener David Warner's neck injury has improved and he is expected to play in the first Ashes Test against England, captain Steve Smith has said.

Ireland pick Malahide to host first ever Test

2017-11-21 18:15

Ireland cricket bosses have chosen Malahide near Dublin to host the country's inaugural Test match against Pakistan next year.

Dolphins out to improve record against Warriors

2017-11-21 16:13

Dolphins coach Grant Morgan says he has full respect for the Warriors, but believes his team should be able to beat them - on paper at least.

Lyon wants to open up Root 'crack'

2017-11-21 12:21

Australia spinner Nathan Lyon has taken aim at England captain Joe Root as the mind games between the teams continue ahead of the first Ashes Test.

Can you name England's whitewashed 2013/14 Ashes squad?

2017-11-21 10:37

Know your Ashes stuff? If so, tackle this almost impossible, yet highly addictive quiz!

Kumar, Dhawan opt out of 2nd Sri Lanka Test

2017-11-20 20:39

Fast bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar and opening batsman Shikhar Dhawan Monday pulled out of India's Test team for the second match against Sri Lanka.

ECB agrees broadcast deal for Middle East, north Africa

2017-11-20 17:29

English cricket chiefs announced a six-year broadcast deal with beIN Media Group that will boost coverage in the Middle East and north Africa.

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