Faf du Plessis

Faf du Plessis sidelined for six weeks

South Africa captain Faf du Plessis will miss six weeks of action after sustaining a lower back injury during the recently concluded third One-Day International against Bangladesh at Buffalo Park.
25 October 2017
 

Cricket World Player of the Week - Kagiso Rabada

For picking a 10-wicket haul in the second Test in Bloemfontein and leading South Africa to an innings victory against Bangladesh, fast bowler Kagiso Rabada is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
9 October 2017

Faf du Plessis to lead South Africa in all three formats

South Africa's Faf du Plessis has been appointed as the captain of the One-Day International side replacing AB de Villiers.
12 September 2017

Ottis Gibson front-line choice for Proteas head coach role - Faf du Plessis

South Africa captain Faf du Plessis revealed that former West Indies fast bowler Ottis Gisbon is the front-line choice to be named the head coach of the team.
12 August 2017

Balanced England can win Ashes - Faf du Plessis

South Africa captain Faf du Plessis believes England have the right balance to beat Australia in the Ashes series to be played later this year.
9 August 2017

Faf du Plessis to miss first Test against England at Lord's

Cricket South Africa on Monday has confirmed that skipper Faf du Plessis will miss the upcoming first Test against England at Lord's to remain with his wife following the difficult birth of their first child.
4 July 2017

Cricket World Player of the Week - Eoin Morgan

For his performances in the first two One-Day Internationals against South Africa and leading his team to a series victory, England skipper Eoin Morgan is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
30 May 2017

Cricket World Player of the Week - Faf du Plessis

For scoring his career best score of 185 runs in the fourth One-Day International against Sri Lanka in Cape Town, South Africa batsman Faf du Plessis is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
13 February 2017

Cricket World Player of the Week - Marcus Stoinis

For scoring his career best figure of unbeaten 146 and also picking a three-wicket haul in the first One-Day International against New Zealand in Auckland, Australian all-rounder Marcus Stoinis is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
6 February 2017

Cricket World Player of the Week - Neil Broom

For recording scores of 109 and 97 in the final two One-Day Internationals against Bangladesh and leading New Zealand to 3-0 series whitewash, Black Caps batsman Neil Broom is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
2 January 2017

ICC rejects Faf du Plessis' appeal on ball tampering

International Cricket Council in an independent hearing has rejected the appeal of South Africa captain Faf du Plessis on the recent ball tampering conviction.
21 December 2016

Faf du Plessis hearing scheduled on 19th December

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has announced 19th December as the date of hearing of South Africa captain Faf du Plessis' appeal against ball-tampering verdict.
6 December 2016

Faf du Plessis found guilty of ball tampering - ICC

South Africa captain Faf du Plessis has been docked 100 percent of his match fees after he was found guilty of ball tampering in an independent hearing conducted by the International Cricket Council in Adelaide on Tuesday.
22 November 2016

Faf du Plessis to undergo hearing on ball tampering allegation on Tuesday

South Africa skipper Faf du Plessis is set to face International Cricket Council (ICC) hearing on Tuesday in Adelaide following his ball tampering allegations.
22 November 2016

Faf du Plessis charged with ball tampering offence

South African captain Faf du Plessis has been charged with ball tampering offence by the International Cricket Council and is in danger of being suspended for a Test match.
18 November 2016

Imran Tahir fined by ICC for misconduct

South Africa leg spinner Imran Tahir has been copped 30 per cent of his match fees for his inappropriate behaviour in the recently concluded fifth One-Day International against Australia in Cape Town.
13 October 2016

Faf du Plessis determined to whitewash Australia 5-0

South African stand-in captain Faf du Plessis stated that he is determined to make sure that the Proteas win the ongoing five-match One-Day International series against Australia 5-0.
12 October 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Babar Azam

After scoring back-to-back centuries in the first two One-Day Internationals against West Indies in Sharjah and leading Pakistan to a series victory, Babar Azam is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
3 October 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Imran Tahir

For registering the best figure by a South African bowler in One-Day Internationals in the tri-series encounter against West Indies in St Kitts, Imran Tahir is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
20 June 2016

Rising Pune Supergiants draft George Bailey as Faf du Plessis replacement

Australian batsman George Bailey has been picked by Rising Pune Supergiants as the replacement for the injured South African cricketer Faf du Plessis, who was earlier ruled out of the Indian Premier League due to a finger injury.
2 May 2016