South Africa

Ellyse Perry looking forward to carry momentum from South Africa series

Australian Women all-rounder Ellyse Perry was pleased with her team's effort in the five-match One-Day International series against South Africa Women which they won 4-0.
1 December 2016
 

Perry shines with bat and ball for Southern Stars complete 4-0 win

Ellyse Perry scored an important 56 and also picked three wickets as Australia Women completed a 4-0 series win by virtue of their 46-run victory in the fifth One-Day International against South Africa Women in Coffs Harbour.
30 November 2016

South Africa Women collapse dramatically to tie game against Australia Women

South Africa Women lost six wickets in the final 10 overs while chasing a target of 243 and eventually ended the fourth One-Day International against Australia Women with a tie in Coffs Harbour.
27 November 2016

Australia dominate day-night Test again with seven-wicket win

After the Australian seamers bowled out South Africa for 250 in their second innings, the batsmen chased down the target of 127 runs with seven wickets in hand to register a consolation win for the home side.
27 November 2016

Stephen Cook's unbeaten 81 keep South Africa alive

Stephen Cook remained unbeaten on 81 as South Africa managed a 70-run lead with four wickets in hand at stumps on day three of the Third Test against Australia in Adelaide.
26 November 2016

Khawaja's 138 help Australia claim 48-run lead

Usman Khawaja scored a brilliant unbeaten 138 as Australia reached 307 for six at stumps on day two extending their first innings lead to 48 runs against South Africa in the third Test in Adelaide.
25 November 2016

Faf du Plessis century and declaration catches Australia off the guard

Faf du Plessis scored a fabulous unbeaten century as South Africa recovered from 161 for seven to 259 for nine before they declared their innings to have a crack at Australia on day one of the third Test in Adelaide.
24 November 2016

Uncapped Amanda Wellington, Tahlia McGrath included in Australia Women squad

Uncapped pair of Amanda Wellington and Tahlia McGrath have been added to the Australian Women squad for the final two One-Day Internationals against South Africa Women.
24 November 2016

Lanning, Bolton powers Australia Women to series win despite Lizelle Lee's century

Meg Lanning and Nicole Bolton scored brilliant unbeaten knocks of 80 and 77 respectively as Australia Women chased down 174 runs in just 27.1 overs with nine wickets in hand to win the third One-Day International in Sydney thereby claiming the series 3-0.
23 November 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

Meg Lanning century secures 66-run victory for Australia Women

A 122-ball knock of 134 from Meg Lanning powered Australia Women to 278 for four following which the bowlers restricted South Africa Women to 119 for five in 31.2 overs after which persistent rain did not allow any further play thereby securing a 60-run victory to the home side by D/L method in the second One-Day International in Canberra.
20 November 2016

Australia include three debutants for day-night Adelaide Test

Newly appointed Chairman of selectors of Cricket Australia Trevor Hohns has made six changes to the Australian squad for the day-night Test against South Africa in Adelaide.
20 November 2016

Victoria beat South Africa by 53 runs in tour match

A clinical bowling performance from Victoria XI kept South Africans in check during a chase of 259 runs in the tour game in Melbourne.
19 November 2016

Perry's unbeaten 93 helps Australia Women home in close encounter

Ellyse Perry held her nerve with an unbeaten 93 as she helped Australia Women chase down 227 runs in the penultimate delivery with just two wickets in hand in the first One-Day International against South Africa Women in Canberra.
18 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

Kyle Abbott's six-fer completes emphatic series victory for South Africa

Riding on a six-wicket haul from Kyle Abbott, South Africa dismissed Australia for 161 runs and completed an innings victory on the fourth day of the second Test in Hobart.
15 November 2016

De Kock, Bavuma puts South Africa in control

A brisk century from Quinton de Kock and a splendid 74 from Temba Bavuma were the highlights of the day as South Africa went on to post 326 in their first innings, claiming a massive lead of 241 over Australia in the second Test in Hobart.
14 November 2016

Heavy rain washes out day two of Hobart Test

Continuous and steady rain all over the day led to the abandonment of the second day's play in the second Test between Australia and South Africa in Hobart.
13 November 2016

South Africa stretch lead to 86 runs after bowling out Australia for 85

Vernon Philander was instrumental in bowling out Australia for 85 with a splendid five-wicket haul following which South Africa managed to take a 86-run at stumps on day one of the second Test in Hobart.
12 November 2016