South Africa

Faf du Plessis considers four-man pace attack for Hobart Test

South African captain Faf du Plessis insisted that the team management is considering a four-man pace attack for the second Test against Australia in Hobart on Saturday.
11 November 2016

Ellyse Perry to captain Governor-General's XI against South Africa

Australian all-rounder Ellyse Perry will be leading a 12-member Governor-General's XI squad for the upcoming 50-over game against South Africa at Drummoyne Oval in Sydney.
9 November 2016

Dwaine Pretorius replaces injured Dale Steyn in Test squad

Lions all-rounder Dwaine Pretorius will head to Australia to join the South African squad for the remaining two Tests of the ongoing series as a replacement for Dale Steyn.
8 November 2016

Australia add Burns, Ferguson and Bird to squad following Perth defeat

The Australian selectors have included Queensland batsman Joe Burns and South Australia middle order batsman Callum Ferguson in the squad for the second Test against South Africa in Hobart.
8 November 2016

Australia Women announce unchanged squad for South Africa ODI series

Australia Women have announced an unchanged 13-member squad for the first three One-Day Internationals of the upcoming five-match series against South Africa Women at home.
8 November 2016

Incredible South Africa complete 177-run victory over Australia in Perth

Kagiso Rabada completed yet another five-wicket haul as South Africa dismissed Australia for 361 runs in the final innings and claimed a 177-run victory on the final day of the first Test in Perth to go 1-0 up in the series.
7 November 2016

Philander, Rabada take South Africa close to win

After Vernon Philander and Quinton de Kock scored fluent half-centuries to set a target of 539 runs, Kagiso Rabada's three-wicket haul restricted Australia to 169 for four at stumps on day four of the first Test in Perth.
6 November 2016

Elgar, Duminy centuries put South Africa in dominant position

Dean Elgar and JP Duminy slammed tons as South Africa strengthened their grip over the Perth Test against Australia by stretching their lead to 388 at stumps on day three.
5 November 2016

Dale Steyn out of remainder of Australia series with shoulder fracture

As a big blow to South Africa's ongoing Test campaign against Australia, their pace spearhead Dale Steyn has been ruled out of the remainder of action due to a shoulder fracture.
5 November 2016

Bowlers lead South Africa's incredible comeback

After a fabulous bowling performance that restricted Australia to 244 in their first innings, South Africa managed to stretch their lead to 102 runs with eight wickets in hand at stumps on day two of the first Test in Perth.
4 November 2016

Warner batter South Africa after Starc, Hazlewood sizzle on day one

Mitchell Starc and Josh Hazlewood shared seven wickets between them to restrict South Africa to 242 in their first innings following David Warner played a blinder of a knock to take Australia to 105 for naught at stumps on day one of the first Test in Perth.
3 November 2016

West Indies end UAE tour with consolation victory

Kraigg Brathwaite became the first batsman in Test history to remain unbeaten in both innings of the game as West Indies chased down 153 against Pakistan and claimed a five-wicket consolation victory in the third match in Sharjah.
3 November 2016

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