South Africa

Morne Morkel to miss second Test against Bangladesh

South Africa pace bowler Morne Morkel will miss the second and final Test against Bangladesh to be played in Bloemfontein following a side strain.
3 October 2017

Maharaj, Rabada fire as South Africa wrap up Bangladesh for 90 to complete 333 run win

Keshav Maharaj and Kagiso Rabada shared seven wickets between them as South Africa bowled out Bangladesh for 90 runs in the second innings to complete a 333 run victory in the first Test in Potchefstroom on Monday.
2 October 2017

Rain rescue Bangladesh on day four as they face daunting task of 424

Rain played spoilsport washing out the final session of play after Bangladesh were restricted to 49 for three in a chase of 424 runs on the fourth day of the first Test between the two teams in Potchefstroom.
1 October 2017

South Africa stretch lead to 230 runs after bowling out Bangladesh for 320

After South Africa managed to bowl out Bangladesh for 320 runs, they added 54 runs in the second innings with a loss of two wickets to stretch their lead to 230 runs at stumps on day three of the first Test in Potchefstroom.
30 September 2017

South Africa pick three after Elgar, Amla tons

Dean Elgar and Hashim Amla scored 199 and 137 runs respectively as South Africa declared their innings at 496 for three following which the Proteas restricted Bangladesh to 127 for three at stumps on day two of the first Test in Potchefstroom.
29 September 2017

South Africa flex batting muscle on day one in Potchefstroom

South Africa made complete use of a flat deck in Potchefstroom as they went on post 298 for one at stumps on day one of the first Test against Bangladesh in Potchefstroom.
28 September 2017

Vernon Philander ruled out of Bangladesh Test series

South Africa pace bowler Vernon Philander will miss the ongoing Test series against Bangladesh after failing to make sufficient progress from a back injury.
28 September 2017

New playing conditions all set to come into effect

The International Cricket Council has confirmed that the new rules to the playing conditions will be effective for all series starting from 28th September.
26 September 2017

Dean Elgar backs Aiden Markram to shine at international level

South Africa batsman Dean Elgar is confident that his new opening partner Aiden Markram will finally put an end to the team's batting woes at the top.
26 September 2017

Aiden Markram set for South Africa debut against Bangladesh

South Africa have included uncapped Titans batsman Aiden Markram for the first Test against Bangladesh that kicks-off on Thursday in Potchefstroom.
22 September 2017

South Africa confirm four-day Test against Zimbabwe

Cricket South Africa has announced its first-ever day-night Test at home which will be a four-day contest against Zimbabwe in Port Elizabeth scheduled during the Boxing Day ahead of the full-fledged season against India.
21 September 2017

Ottis Gibson aims number one Test ranking for South Africa

Incoming head coach of South Africa Ottis Gibson stressed the importance to help the Proteas reclaim the pole position in the International Cricket Council Test rankings.
19 September 2017

South Africa's JP Duminy quits Test cricket

South Africa batsman JP Duminy has announced his retirement from Test cricket with immediate effect.
16 September 2017

Dale Steyn's comeback delayed further

South Africa pace bowler Dale Steyn's comeback has been put on hold after he decided to pull out from the first-class game for his club Titans.
15 September 2017

Faf du Plessis to lead South Africa in all three formats

South Africa's Faf du Plessis has been appointed as the captain of the One-Day International side replacing AB de Villiers.
12 September 2017

Shakib rested, Mahmudullah, Rubel recalled for Test series in South Africa

Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan has been rested for the two match Test series against South Africa after he requested the board for time-off from the longer-format of the game after a gruelling schedule.
12 September 2017

South Africa confirm Ottis Gibson as new head coach

Cricket South Africa has announced former West Indian fast bowler Ottis Gibson as the head coach of the national team.
31 August 2017

Global T20 League to kick-off in November

The inaugural edition of Global T20 League has been announced to kick-off from 3rd November when Cape Town Knight Riders host Pretoria Mavericks.
29 August 2017

Squads confirmed for Global T20 League

The squads for the inaugural edition of Cricket South Africa's Global T20 league to be played later this year has been finalised in a 16 round draft process over the weekend.
28 August 2017

De Villiers confirms return to Test cricket, resigns as ODI captain

As a big boost to South Africa's chances to reclaim the pole position in International Cricket Council rankings, star batsman AB de Villiers has announced that he will be available for selection in the longer format ahead of the upcoming season.
24 August 2017