South Africa

Australia pick Peter Siddle over Joe Mennie for Perth Test

Australian captain Steven Smith has announced the playing XI for the first Test against South Africa in Perth with Victoria speedster Peter Siddle getting a nod over uncapped pacer Joe Mennie.
2 November 2016

Ludeman smashes ton as tour match ends in a draw

Tim Ludeman's 134-ball 167 boosted South Australia XI’s efforts on the second and final day of the two-match tour game against South Africa which ended in a draw after the visitors conceded 435 for eight in 80.2 overs.
28 October 2016

Joe Mennie called up for first two South Africa Tests

Australia have handed fast bowler Joe Mennie a Test call-up for the first two games in the upcoming three-match series against South Africa.
28 October 2016

South Africa amass 489 runs on day one of tour game

A powerful and blistering batting performance from South Africa saw them amass a massive 489-run total in their first innings before they were bowled out on day one of the tour game against South Australia XI in Adelaide.
27 October 2016

Russell Domingo extends stay with South Africa

Cricket South Africa has confirmed that head coach Russell Domingo will continue to remain in his role until the Proteas tour of England next year.
26 October 2016

Dropping Khawaja, Burns for Sri Lanka Test justified - Darren Lehmann

Australia head coach Darren Lehmann stated he had no regrets over dropping Usman Khawaja and Joe Burns for the third and final Test in their recent tour of Sri Lanka in Colombo.
25 October 2016

New Zealand again prove too strong for South Africa

After valiant knocks from Kyle Martin and Amy Satterthwaite powered New Zealand Women to 273, the White Ferns bowlers led by Erin Bermingham dismissed South Africa Women for 147 to secure a massive 126-run victory in the fifth One-Day International in Paarl.
24 October 2016

South Africa bowlers rip apart Cricket Australia XI in drawn tour game

A combined destructive performance from the South African bowlers dismissed Cricket Australia XI for just 103 after which Rilee Rossuw scored a breezy 77 at stumps on day two with the tour game in Adelaide ended in a draw.
23 October 2016

All-round performance ensures five-wicket win for South Africa Women

South Africa Women came up with a special all-round performance to restrict New Zealand Women to 130 and chased down the target in the 38th over with five wickets in hand in the sixth One-Day International in Paarl.
22 October 2016

De Kock, Duminy make merry in day-night warm-up game

Led by a blistering century from Quinton de Kock and a calm 97 from JP Duminy, South Africa scored 415 runs before they were dismissed at stumps on day one of the tour game against Cricket Australia XI.
22 October 2016

Usman Khawaja likely to open against South Africa - Darren Lehmann

Australian coach Darren Lehmann revealed that Usman Khawaja might be assigned with the opening role in the upcoming home Test series against South Africa.
20 October 2016

Bowlers deliver series win for New Zealand Women

Erin Bermingham and Suzie Bates picked three wickets apiece as New Zealand Women successfully defended 209 runs against South Africa Women ensuring a 95-run win in the fifth One-Day International in Paarl to take an unassailable lead of 4-1 in the series.
19 October 2016

5-0 series whitewash has scarred Australia - Faf du Plessis

South African stand-in captain Faf du Plessis feels that the recent 5-0 victory of the Proteas against Australia has left the 2015 Cricket World Cup champions scarred.
19 October 2016

Satterthwaite's all-round performance takes New Zealand close to series win

Amy Satterthwaite scored an unbeaten 81 and picked a three-wicket haul as well while Rachel Priest top-scored with 86 runs as New Zealand Women chased down 195 against South Africa Women with eight wickets in hand in the fourth One-Day International in Paarl.
17 October 2016

All-round New Zealand crush South Africa by nine wickets

Suzie Bates and Amy Satterthwaite scored unbeaten knocks of 82 and 89 respectively after Holly Huddleston's five-wicket haul restricted South Africa Women to 188 for nine in their 50 overs to help New Zealand Women secure a comfortable nine-wicket victory in the third One-Day International in Kimberley.
13 October 2016

Imran Tahir fined by ICC for misconduct

South Africa leg spinner Imran Tahir has been copped 30 per cent of his match fees for his inappropriate behaviour in the recently concluded fifth One-Day International against Australia in Cape Town.
13 October 2016

Steven Smith rues lack of partnership after series whitewash

Australian captain Steven Smith lamented on their inability to build partnerships on a consistent basis after losing the One-Day International series 0-5 to South Africa.
13 October 2016

Warner century goes in vain as South Africa complete 5-0 series whitewash

A belligerent 173 from David Warner was not enough for Australia as they fell short by 38 runs in their chase of 328 in the fifth One-Day International in Cape Town handing a 5-0 series victory to South Africa.
12 October 2016

Faf du Plessis determined to whitewash Australia 5-0

South African stand-in captain Faf du Plessis stated that he is determined to make sure that the Proteas win the ongoing five-match One-Day International series against Australia 5-0.
12 October 2016

Mignon du Preez guides South Africa Women to four-wicket win

A match-winning knock of 80 from Mignon du Preez led South Africa Women's charge as they raced to a four-wicket win with five balls remaining despite a five-wicket haul from Morna Nielsen in the second One-Day International against New Zealand Women in Kimberley.
11 October 2016