South Africa

South Africa bounce back to stretch lead to 205 runs on day two

After South Africa came up with a clinical bowling performance to bowl out England for 205 runs, Dean Elgar and Hashim Amla played responsible knocks to stretch the lead to 205 runs with nine wickets in hand at stumps on day two of the second Test at Trent Bridge.
16 July 2017

Late Philander half-century take South Africa to 309/6 on day one

Riding on half centuries from Hashim Amla, Quinton de Kock and Vernon Philander, South Africa went on to post 309 for six at stumps on day one of the second Test against England at Trent Bridge.
15 July 2017

England v South Africa, Second Test - Statistical Preview

As England and South Africa are set to lock horns with each other in the second Test at Trent Bridge on Friday, we take a look at few of key statistics leading to the encounter.
13 July 2017

Can Faf du Plessis inspire South Africa to bounce back? - Second Test preview

South Africa will be desperate to bounce back from their defeat at Lord's when they face England in the second Test that kicks-off at Trent Bridge on Friday.
13 July 2017

Ismail, van Niekerk set up convincing victory for South Africa

Shabnim Ismail and Dane van Niekerk shared seven wickets between them as South Africa bowled out Sri Lanka for 101 runs and chased down the target in 23.1 overs with eight wickets in hand in the 22nd match of ICC Women's World Cup in Taunton.
12 July 2017

Lonwabo Tsotsobe handed eight year ban for match-fixing

Former South Africa speedster Lonwabo Tsotsobe has been handed a eight year ban by Cricket South Africa after his involvement in match fixing during the Ram Slam 2015 tournament.
11 July 2017

Moeen goes past Stokes in ICC rankings for all-rounders

England's Moeen Ali has surpassed his team-mate Ben Stokes in the International Cricket Council rankings for all-rounders following his 10-wicket haul in the first Test against South Africa at Lord's.
11 July 2017

England name unchanged squad for second Test

England have retained the 12-man squad for the second Test against South Africa to be played in Nottingham between 14th and 18th July.
10 July 2017

Moeen Ali picks 10 as England complete 211-run win over South Africa at Lord's

Moeen Ali became the first England spinner to pick a 10-wicket haul at Lord's since 1974 as the hosts completed a 211 run victory over South Africa after dismissing them for 119 runs in the final innings of the first Test at Lord's.
10 July 2017

South Africa end India's winning streak with convincing 115 run win

A breezy 92 run knock from Lizelle Lee and an all-round performance from Dane van Niekerk proved enough as South Africa went on to crush India by 115 runs in the 18th match of ICC Women's World Cup in Leicester.
9 July 2017

England stretch lead to 216 runs after Alastair Cook half-century

Alastair Cook's determined half-century helped England post 119 for one at stumps on day three, thereby stretching their lead to 216 runs on day three of the first Test against South Africa at Lord's.
9 July 2017

South Africa speedster Kagiso Rabada suspended for second Test

South Africa speedster Kagiso Rabada has been handed a one match suspension after he was proven guilty of using "inappropriate language" during the first innings of the ongoing Test against England.
8 July 2017

Broad, Ali dent South Africa on day two

Moeen Ali and Stuart Broad struck two times apiece as England managed to restrict South Africa to 214 for five after posting 458 in their first innings on day two of the first Test at Lord's.
8 July 2017

Joe Root marathon knock of 184 revives England hopes

Joe Root had a memorable debut to his captaincy as he amassed an unbeaten 184 run knock to help England post 357 for five at stumps on day one of the first Test against South Africa at Lord's.
7 July 2017

Taylor, Beaumont record stand flatten South Africa

Sarah Taylor and Tammy Beaumont shared a record breaking stand of 275 runs as England registered their third consecutive victory in the ICC Women's World Cup after defeating South Africa by 68 runs in Bristol.
6 July 2017

Focus on Root, Elgar as Test series kicks-off - Preview

After a long limited overs season, the attention now turns to the longer format with England and South Africa locking horns with each other at Lord's from Thursday.
5 July 2017

England v South Africa, First Test - Statistical Preview

As the first Test between England and South Africa is about to get underway on Thursday at Lord's, we take a look at few of the key statistics ahead of the encounter.
5 July 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

Kapp, van Niekerk rattle West Indies as South Africa claim 10-wicket win

Marizanne Kapp and Dane van Niekerk picked four wickets each as South Africa came up with a dominant performance in the 12th match of ICC Women's World Cup after dismissing West Indies for 48 runs and sealing a 10-wicket victory at Grace Road.
3 July 2017

Tom Westley scores an unbeaten century in drawn tour game

Tom Wesley scored an unbeaten century for England Lions as the tour game against South Africa ended in a draw after the hosts declared their first innings at 266 for four in Worcester on the final day.
2 July 2017