South Africa

Australia call up Worrall, Mennie and Tremain for South Africa ODIs

The Australian selectors have called up the pace bowling trio of Daniel Worrall, Joe Mennie and Chris Tremain for the upcoming ODI series in South Africa after opting to rest Mitchell Starc and Josh Hazlewood.
5 September 2016

Josh Hazlewood, Mitchell Starc rested for South Africa tour

The Australian selectors have decided to rest fast bowlers Josh Hazlewood and Mitchell Starc for the upcoming One-Day International tour of South Africa.
2 September 2016

Dale Steyn reclaims pole position in Test rankings

South African pace spearhead Dale Steyn has reclaimed the number one position in the International Cricket Council rankings for Test bowlers after his excellent performance in the second Test against New Zealand in Centurion.
31 August 2016

Dale Steyn bowls South Africa to series win

Dale Steyn's five-wicket haul led the way for South Africa as they bowled New Zealand out for 195 runs after setting a target of 400 runs and secured a 204-run victory on the fourth day of the second Test in Centurion.
30 August 2016

New Zealand strike back after batting collapse in first innings

After a relentless pace bowling display from South Africa bowled New Zealand out for 214 runs in the first innings, the Black Caps came back strongly to strike with six wickets, reducing the Proteas to 105 for six at stumps on day three of the second Test in Centurion.
29 August 2016

South Africa strike early after Faf du Plessis century

Faf du Plessis led from the front with an unbeaten century, taking South Africa to 481 for eight before declaring their innings following which New Zealand were restricted to 38 for three at stumps on day two of the second Test in Centurion.
28 August 2016

South Africa top-order stand firm on day one

Led by a fluent 82 from Quinton de Kock and fifties from Stephen Cook, Hashim Amla and JP Duminy, South Africa claimed the honours on day one of the second Test against New Zealand in Centurion by scoring 288 for three from 88 overs.
27 August 2016

Mark Boucher handed two-year contract as Titans head coach

Former South African wicket-keeper batsman Mark Boucher has been announced as the next head coach of the Titans franchise on a two-year contract.
23 August 2016

CSA blames unseasonal rain for poor outfield conditions at Kingsmead

Cricket South Africa chief executive Haroon Lorgat has blamed the unseasonal rain in Durban for the poor outfield conditions at Kingsmead where the first Test between the Proteas and New Zealand ended in a draw.
23 August 2016

Outfield at Kingsmead ends first Test in draw

The wet outfield at Kingsmead has forced the first Test between South Africa and New Zealand to end in a dull draw after the fifth day’s play was called off without a ball being bowled.
23 August 2016

Soggy outfield leads to second consecutive washout at Kingsmead

Wet outfield conditions have forced a complete washout of the fourth day’s play of the first Test between South Africa and New Zealand in Durban.
22 August 2016

Dockrell returns for South Africa, Australia ODIs

Ireland left-arm spinner George Dockrell has been recalled to the Ireland One-Day International squad which will face South Africa and Australia next month.
21 August 2016

Overnight rain renders outfield unfit for play on day three

Overnight rain at Kingsmead in Durban left the outfield wet and unsuitable for play, eventually forcing the umpires to abandon play on the third day of the first Test between South Africa and New Zealand.
21 August 2016

Heavy rain intervenes after Steyn twin strikes

Inclement rain washed out two sessions on the second day of the first Test in Durban but not before South Africa speedster Dale Steyn struck twice to remove the New Zealand openers, restricting the Black Caps to 15 for two in 12 overs.
20 August 2016

Disciplined New Zealand bowlers thrive on day one

New Zealand put up a disciplined bowling display to restrict South Africa to 236 for eight from 77.4 overs that were possible on the first day of the first Test in Durban, which was affected by bad light.
19 August 2016

New Zealand recall Curtis, Huddleston for South Africa tour

Pace bowler Holly Huddleston and top-order batsman Sam Curtis have been recalled to the New Zealand Womens One-Day International squad which is set to tour South Africa in October.
19 August 2016

Dale Steyn looking to trade pace for longevity

South African pace spearhead Dale Steyn said that he is looking to cut down a bit of pace from his arsenal in order to increase his longevity in the game.
18 August 2016

India claim number one rank after Australia suffer series whitewash

India have claimed the number one rank in Test cricket after Australia's 3-0 series defeat against Sri Lanka saw them slip down to the third position.
17 August 2016

Mark Boucher joins South Africa coaching staff for New Zealand Tests

Former Proteas wicket-keeper batsman Mark Boucher has joined as a member of the South African coaching staff for a short stint ahead of the upcoming Test series against New Zealand.
15 August 2016

We will pick our best playing XI - Russell Domingo

South African coach Russell Domingo asserted that the team management will pick the best XI players for the upcoming Test series against New Zealand amid the issue over racial quotas.
15 August 2016