South Africa

Vernon Philander ruled out of Test series

South African fast bowler Vernon Philander has been ruled out of the remainder of the Test series against India after suffering an ankle injury during a practice session in Bangalore on Thursday.
12 November 2015

Bangladesh-South Africa series postponed again

South Africa Womens' tour of Bangladesh has been postponed for a second time after it was initially delayed.
9 November 2015

Morkel, Duminy set to return, Steyn doubtful for second Test

South African cricketers, Morne Morkel and JP Duminy are set to make a return after recovering from their injuries while fast bowler Dale Steyn is doubtful for the second Test against India in Bangalore.
8 November 2015

Indian spinners seal emphatic 108-run win over South Africa

Ravindra Jadeja and Ravichandran Ashwin shared eight wickets between them as India made full use of a dry Mohali pitch to dismiss South Africa for 109 in their final innings and secure a 108-run victory in the first Test.
7 November 2015

Dale Steyn doubtful with groin strain

South African pace spearhead Dale Steyn is doubtful of bowling in the rest of the first Test in Mohali after suffering a groin strain while fielding on the first day.
7 November 2015

Spinners, Pujara put India on top

Cheteshwar Pujara scored a crucial half-century to take the Indian lead to 142 with eight wickets in hand after the spinners led by Ravichandran Ashwin tormented South African batting line-up in day two of the first Test in Mohali.
6 November 2015

Spinners keep South Africa in check after India bundled out for 201

12 wickets fell on a dramatic first day of the first Test in Mohali where India fought back with two South African wickets after Dean Elgar's four-wicket haul skittled Virat Kohli's men out for just 201 runs earlier in the day.
5 November 2015

South Africa announce schedule for 2016-17 season

Cricket South Africa has announced the schedule for the 2016-17 season wherein they will play both home and away tours against Australia and New Zealand, while hosting Sri Lanka and Ireland at home.
4 November 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

Big knock from Hashim Amla round the corner - Russell Domingo

South African coach Russell Domingo is not worried about the dip in the form of Hashim Amla, who is yet to score a fifty on the ongoing tour of India.
31 October 2015

South Africa trounce India to seal maiden series victory in India

An overwhelmingly powerful all-round performance from South Africa trounced India by 214 runs in the fifth One-Day International in Mumbai, handing them their maiden bilateral series victory against the hosts in India.
25 October 2015

West Indies to host Australia, South Africa for ODI tri-series

West Indies will take on Australia and South Africa in a One-Day International tri-series in June 2016 with Guyana, Saint Kitts and Barbados hosting matches.
23 October 2015

Kohli, spinners outclass South Africa by 35 runs

Indian spinners spun a web around the South African batsmen after a magnificent century by Virat Kohli to win the fourth One-Day International series by 35 runs in Chennai, thereby levelling the series.
22 October 2015

ICC withdraws umpire Aleem Dar from India-South Africa series

The International Cricket Council has withdrawn Pakistan umpire Aleem Dar from South Africa's ongoing tour of India due to security concerns.
20 October 2015

Dean Elgar to replace injured JP Duminy

The South African selectors have named Dean Elgar to replace the injured JP Duminy for the fourth and fifth One-Day Internationals of the ongoing series against India.
20 October 2015

De Kock, Morkel flatten India as South Africa seize lead

Riding on the back of a composed century from Quinton de Kock and a four-wicket haul from Morne Morkel, South Africa defeated India in the third One-Day International in Rajkot to take a 2-1 lead in the five-match series.
18 October 2015

Disappointed to let our advantage slip - Faf Du Plessis

South African batsman Faf du Plessis is disappointed that his team have let go of the advantage by allowing India to win the second One-Day International in Indore.
18 October 2015

The cricket storm after the calm

We had some unexpected calm as the end of the 2015 season merged into the start of the 2015/16 season with an unusually quiet time in the international game.
15 October 2015

MS Dhoni, bowlers inspire India to 22-run victory against South Africa

MS Dhoni played a superlative knock of a 92 not out as India managed to defend 247 against South Africa in the second One-Day International in Indore, thereby levelling the series 1-1.
14 October 2015

AB de Villiers fined for slow over-rate

South African captain AB de Villiers has been docked 40 per cent of his match fee for maintaining a slow over-rate in the first One-Day International against India in Kanpur on Sunday.
13 October 2015