Faf du Plessis

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

Rising Pune Supergiants sign Usman Khawaja after Faf du Plessis injury

Australian batsman Usman Khawaja has been signed as a replacement player by the Rising Pune Supergiants franchise in the Indian Premier League after Faf du Plessis was ruled out of the tournament due to injury.
29 April 2016

Kohli consolidates number-one ranking, Root claims fourth place

After a stupendous success in the recently concluded ICC World Twenty20 tournament, Indian stalwart Virat Kohli has consolidated his position at the top of the International Cricket Council T20 rankings for batsmen.
5 April 2016

Faf du Plessis fined for showing dissent

South African Twenty20 International captain Faf du Plessis has copped a 50 per cent fine of his match fee from the International Cricket Council after showing dissent at an umpiring decision during his dismissal in the ICC World T20 encounter against Sri Lanka.
29 March 2016

Faf du Plessis terms World T20 campaign as nightmare

South African Twenty20 International captain Faf du Plessis has termed his side's campaign in the ICC World T20 as a nightmare after failing to qualify for the semi-finals of the tournament.
29 March 2016

Faf du Plessis wants better performance from South African bowlers

South African Twenty20 International captain Faf du Plessis wants a better display from his bowlers after conceding over 400 runs overall in their first two matches of the ongoing ICC World Twenty20.
21 March 2016

South Africa have the most balanced squad - Faf du Plessis

South African Twenty20 International captain Faf du Plessis expressed that the Proteas squad selected for the ICC World T20 is the most balanced in recent times.
12 March 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Virat Kohli

For his match-winning knocks in the games against Sri Lanka and Bangladesh leading India to their sixth Asia Cup triumph, Virat Kohli is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
7 March 2016

AB de Villiers will open the batting in T20Is - Faf du Plessis

South African Twenty20 International captain Faf du Plessis confirmed that AB de Villiers will continue to open the batting in the shortest form of the game, including the upcoming series against England.
19 February 2016

CPL adds six marquee players for 2016 season

The organisers of the Caribbean Premier League have confirmed the addition of six marquee players to the player draft for the upcoming season of the Twenty20 competition.
30 January 2016

Steven Smith wins top honours in ICC Awards

Australian captain Steven Smith has won the prestigious Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy after he was named the International Cricket Council cricketer of the year 2015.
23 December 2015

Ashwin is our major threat - Faf du Plessis

South African batsman Faf du Plessis has identified Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin as the chief threat in the upcoming four match Test series which kicks off on 5th November.
3 November 2015