South Africa

ICC U-19 World Cup gets underway in Bangladesh

The 2016 International Cricket Council Under-19 World Cup has begun in Bangladesh with teams from 16 nations battling for the title in the 19-day mega event.
27 January 2016

Our batting and fielding needs improvement - Alastair Cook

England captain Alastair Cook has blamed his team's poor batting and fielding efforts for the 280-run defeat against South Africa in the fourth Test in Centurion.
26 January 2016

Injured Dale Steyn out of England ODI series

South Africa's upcoming One-Day International campaign against England received an early setback as their pace spearhead Dale Steyn has been ruled out of the series.
26 January 2016

Ben Stokes pleased with his performance against South Africa

England all-rounder Ben Stokes is a pleased man after being named as the man of the series for his all-round efforts in the recently concluded Test series against South Africa.
26 January 2016

Rabada special ends South Africa's winless drought

A 13-wicket haul from Kagiso Rabada ended South Africa’s winless run in Test cricket as they handed a 280-run defeat to England by taking seven wickets in the first session of the fifth day to wrap up the fourth Test match in Centurion.
26 January 2016

South Africa strike early after setting a 382-run target

South Africa dismissed the England top order cheaply and left them struggling at 52 for three after setting a target of 382 runs with the help of a patient 96-run knock from Hashim Amla and an unbeaten fifty from Temba Bavuma on day four of the fourth Test match in Centurion.
25 January 2016

AB de Villiers an 8/1 shot to retire from Tests

Betway make South African captain AB de Villiers an 8/1 shot to announce his retirement from Tests following the end of the fourth and final match against England at Centurion.
25 January 2016

Gulam Bodi banned for 20 years by CSA

Cricket South Africa has handed a 20-year ban to former international cricketer Gulam Bodi for his attempts to fix matches in the 2015 Ram Slam Twenty20 tournament.
25 January 2016

Alviro Petersen denied NOC for MCL

South African domestic side Highveld Lions have refused to issue a No Objection Certificate to former Proteas batsman Alviro Petersen to participate in the Masters Champions League.
25 January 2016

Moeen Ali wants England to fight for a win

England all-rounder Moeen Ali has urged his team to push for victory in the ongoing fourth Test against South Africa in Centurion after they conceded a 133-run first innings lead on day three.
25 January 2016

Rabada's seven-wicket haul puts South Africa in dominant position

Kagiso Rabada produced his career best figures of 112 for seven to dismiss England for 342 in their first innings after which South Africa extended their lead to 175 runs with nine wickets in hand at stumps on day three of the fourth Test in Centurion.
24 January 2016

Alastair Cook leads England fightback after South African domination

Alastair Cook scored an unbeaten gritty half-century to take England to 138 for two at stumps on day two after Quinton de Kock's maiden century propelled South Africa's first innings total to 475 in the fourth Test in Centurion.
23 January 2016

England strike back after Stephen Cook century

Stephen Cook became the hundredth debutant to score a Test century after which England pegged back the South African first innings total to 329 for five at stumps on day one of the fourth Test in Centurion.
22 January 2016

Stuart Broad replaces Liam Plunkett in England ODI squad

Stuart Broad's performance in the ongoing Test series against South Africa has reaped benefits as he has been named as the replacement for the injured Liam Plunkett in the England One-Day International squad.
22 January 2016

Cook feels de Villiers' comments will spice up fourth Test

England captain Alastair Cook stated that the recent comments of the South African captain AB de Villiers will add spice to the contest ahead of the fourth Test between the two teams in Centurion.
22 January 2016

Fall of the Giants - The Obvious and The Expected

In the span of two months, South Africa lost two things extremely valuable - their decade long invincibility in away tours and their coveted number one Test ranking. India ensured the first, England affected the second.
21 January 2016

AB de Villiers confident of exposing England's weaknesses

South African captain AB de Villiers is confident that his team can find the weaknesses in the England batting lineup ahead of the fourth and final Test match in Centurion.
21 January 2016

Quinton de Kock cleared to play fourth Test

South African wicket-keeper batsman Quinton de Kock has passed a fitness Test and is cleared to take part in the fourth and final Test match against England in Centurion on Friday.
21 January 2016

Glenn Maxwell doubtful starter for fifth ODI

Australia have been handed a fresh injury blow as their flamboyant all-rounder Glenn Maxwell is doubtful for the fifth One-Day International against India after suffering a knee injury in the fourth game.
21 January 2016

Retirement rumours are 'absolute rubbish' says Dale Steyn

South African pace spearhead Dale Steyn termed the rumours that he is nearing the end of his career as “absolute rubbish” and reaffirmed his desire to play for his country during the tough times.
21 January 2016