South Africa

South Africa confirm four-day Test against Zimbabwe

Cricket South Africa has announced its first-ever day-night Test at home which will be a four-day contest against Zimbabwe in Port Elizabeth scheduled during the Boxing Day ahead of the full-fledged season against India.
21 September 2017
 

Ottis Gibson aims number one Test ranking for South Africa

Incoming head coach of South Africa Ottis Gibson stressed the importance to help the Proteas reclaim the pole position in the International Cricket Council Test rankings.
19 September 2017

South Africa's JP Duminy quits Test cricket

South Africa batsman JP Duminy has announced his retirement from Test cricket with immediate effect.
16 September 2017

Dale Steyn's comeback delayed further

South Africa pace bowler Dale Steyn's comeback has been put on hold after he decided to pull out from the first-class game for his club Titans.
15 September 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

Shakib rested, Mahmudullah, Rubel recalled for Test series in South Africa

Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan has been rested for the two match Test series against South Africa after he requested the board for time-off from the longer-format of the game after a gruelling schedule.
12 September 2017

South Africa confirm Ottis Gibson as new head coach

Cricket South Africa has announced former West Indian fast bowler Ottis Gibson as the head coach of the national team.
31 August 2017

Global T20 League to kick-off in November

The inaugural edition of Global T20 League has been announced to kick-off from 3rd November when Cape Town Knight Riders host Pretoria Mavericks.
29 August 2017

Squads confirmed for Global T20 League

The squads for the inaugural edition of Cricket South Africa's Global T20 league to be played later this year has been finalised in a 16 round draft process over the weekend.
28 August 2017

De Villiers confirms return to Test cricket, resigns as ODI captain

As a big boost to South Africa's chances to reclaim the pole position in International Cricket Council rankings, star batsman AB de Villiers has announced that he will be available for selection in the longer format ahead of the upcoming season.
24 August 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

England rise to third position in ICC Test Rankings

England have overtaken their Ashes rival Australia to the third position in the International Cricket Council Test Rankings following their 3-1 series victory over South Africa.
8 August 2017

Moeen Ali picks five wickets as England complete 3-1 series win

Moeen Ali picked a five wicket haul as England managed to dismiss South Africa for 202 runs in the final innings on day four and completed a 177 run victory in the fourth Test at Old Trafford, thereby winning the series 3-1.
8 August 2017

Quick Moeen fifty stretch England's lead to 360 runs

Moeen Ali scored a blistering unbeaten half-century as England managed to reach 224 for eight, thereby taking their lead to 360 runs before rain brought a premature end to the third day in the fourth Test against South Africa at Old Trafford.
7 August 2017

Anderson picks four as South Africa's struggle with bat continues

After Jonny Bairstow scored a determined 99 to lift England to 362 runs, a four wicket haul from James Anderson restricted South Africa to 220 for nine at stumps on day two of the fourth Test at Old Trafford.
6 August 2017

ECB reveals no approach made by South Africa on Ottis Gibson

England and Wales Cricket Board has denied any approach made by their counterparts Cricket South Africa on appointing former West Indies pace bowler as their new head coach.
5 August 2017

Rabada's late strike give South Africa edge on day one

Duanne Olivier and Kagiso Rabada picked two wickets apiece as South Africa restricted England to 260 for six at stumps on day one of the final Test at Old Trafford.
5 August 2017

South Africa will be desperate to maintain unbeaten streak in England - Fourth Test Preview

South Africa will be desperate to come up with a spirited performance as they meet England one final time this season in the fourth Test at Old Trafford on Friday.
4 August 2017

Fourth Test, England v South Africa - Statistical Preview

England and South Africa will face each other one final time in this season in the fourth Test at Old Trafford on Friday with the series poised at 2-1 in favour of hosts. Let us take a look at few of the key statistics ahead of the encounter.
3 August 2017