South Africa

South Africa Women end group stage undefeated after trouncing PNG

A collective bowling effort from South Africa Women saw them dismiss Papua New Guinea Women for just 76 and later chased down the target in 13.5 overs with 10 wickets in hand in their final group stage encounter of ICC Women's World Cup Qualifier in Colombo.
14 February 2017

Martin Guptill returns to New Zealand squad for South Africa series

New Zealand have received a major boost ahead of the upcoming home series against South Africa with Martin Guptill returning back to the squad from a hamstring injury.
12 February 2017

Bowlers set up massive win for South Africa Women

Shabnam Ismail led a collective bowling effort from South Africa Women bowlers as they dismissed Bangladesh Women for just 100 and later chased down the target in 25.2 overs with six wickets in hand in the 13th match of the Group B encounter in ICC Women's World Cup Qualifier in Colombo.
11 February 2017

South Africa claim number one ranking with 5-0 whitewash

After centuries from Quinton de Kock and Hashim Amla powered South Africa to 384 for six in their innings, Chris Morris led the bowling department with a four-wicket haul as they restricted Sri Lanka to 296 in the chase despite an unbeaten century from Asela Gunaratne to seal a massive 88-run win and also a 5-0 series whitewash.
11 February 2017

South Africa Women go to top after six-wicket win over Scotland

Shabnim Ismail, Ayabonga Khaka and Dane van Niekerk shared seven wickets between them as South Africa Women dismissed Scotland Women for 142 and chased down the target in 33.1 overs with six wickets in hand in the Group B clash of ICC Women's World Cup Qualifier in Colombo.
8 February 2017

Injured Lungi Ngidi to miss New Zealand ODIs as well

After a promising start to his international career, speedster Lungi Ngidi will miss his second successive One-Day International series for South Africa when they travel to New Zealand later this month.
8 February 2017

Faf du Plessis marathon takes South Africa close to 5-0 series whitewash

Faf du Plessis registered his career best figures of 185 runs as South Africa sealed a 40-run victory while defending 368 runs in the fourth One-Day International in Cape Town to stretch their lead to 4-0 in the series.
8 February 2017

South Africa Women hand Pakistan 63-run defeat

Despite, a brilliant knock of 62 from Nain Abidi, Pakistan Women could manage only 195 for six in a chase of 259 as they succumbed to a 63-run defeat against South Africa Women in the Group B encounter of ICC Women's World Cup Qualifier in Colombo.
7 February 2017

Bowlers set up series victory for South Africa

A collective bowling performance from South Africa dismissed Sri Lanka for 163 following which AB de Villiers led the chase with an unbeaten 60 to secure a seven-wicket win for the Proteas in the third One-Day International in Johannesburg, thereby claiming the series 3-0.
4 February 2017

Neil Wagner doubtful for home Test series against South Africa

New Zealand seamer Neil Wagner is a doubtful starter for the home Test series against South Africa after suffering a fractured finger.
3 February 2017

Injury ends David Miller's series against Sri Lanka

South Africa batsman David Miller has been ruled out of the ongoing One-Day International series against Sri Lanka due to a finger injury.
2 February 2017

Miller, du Plessis centuries sets up massive win for South Africa

Faf du Plessis and David Miller scored fluent centuries as South Africa went on to post 307 for six in the 50 overs overs, following which a collective bowling performance saw them dismiss Sri Lanka for 186 in the chase in the second One-Day International in Durban.
1 February 2017

Parnell, Tahir wreck Sri Lanka in Port Elizabeth ODI

A collective batting performance from South Africa helped them secure a comfortable eight-wicket win while chasing after three-wicket hauls from Wayne Parnell and Imran Tahir dismissed Sri Lanka for 181 in the first One-Day International in Port Elizabeth.
28 January 2017

Lungi Ngidi ruled out of ODI series against Sri Lanka

South Africa pacer Lungi Ngidi has been ruled out of the five-match One-Day International series against Sri Lanka with a left abdominal muscle wall injury.
28 January 2017

Dickwella, Prasanna guide Sri Lanka to 2-1 series win

Niroshan Dickwella scored a fluent 68 while Seekuge Prasanna played a blistering knock at the end as Sri Lanka chased down 170 against South Africa in 19.5 with five wickets in hand in the third and final Twenty20 International in Cape Town to secure a 2-1 series victory.
25 January 2017

Imran Tahir reprimanded by ICC

South Africa leg-spinner Imran Tahir was reprimanded by International Cricket Council (ICC) for his celebration in recently concluded second Twenty20 International against Sri Lanka in Johannesburg.
25 January 2017

AB de Villiers returns to South Africa squad for Sri Lanka ODI series

South African team have received a major boost ahead of the One-Day International series against Sri Lanka with AB de Villiers making a return to the national team after six months.
24 January 2017

Mathews guides Sri Lanka to three-wicket win in a tense chase of 114

Angelo Mathews led from the front with an unbeaten fifty as Sri Lanka chased down 114 against South Africa in the final over with three wickets in hand in the second Twenty20 International in Johannesburg to level the series 1-1.
22 January 2017

South Africa secure 19-run win in rain-affected 10-over game

A collective all-round display from South Africa saw them register a 19-run win in a rain-affected first Twenty20 International against Sri Lanka in Centurion.
20 January 2017

Kirsten, Letsoalo end series on a high for South Africa Women after thrashing Bangladesh Women

After Odine Kirsten and Marcia Letsoalo shared seven wickets between them to dismiss Bangladesh Women for just 68, Lizelle Lee scored a blistering 19-ball 37 to ensure South Africa Women chased down the total in 10 overs with eight wickets in hand in the fifth and final One-Day International in Cox's Bazar.
20 January 2017