South Africa

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

Mignon du Preez powers South Africa Women to series victory

After a spirited 79 from Mignon du Preez allowed South Africa Women post 251 for seven, a collective effort from the bowlers saw them dismiss Bangladesh Women to 157, thereby winning the third One-Day International in Cox's Bazar by 94 runs to claim the series 3-1.
18 January 2017

Khadija Tul Kubra four-wicket haul secures thrilling 10-run win for Bangladesh Women

Khadija Tul Kubra picked a four-wicket haul as Bangladesh Women successfully defended a total of 137 against South Africa Women in the third One-Day International in Cox's Bazar to secure a thrilling 10-run win.
16 January 2017

Lee, Steyn helps South Africa Women to thrilling 17-run win

South Africa Women overcame spirited efforts from Sharmin Akhter and Rumana Ahmed to secure a thrilling 17-run win against Bangladesh Women in the second One-Day International in Cox's Bazar.
14 January 2017

South Africa complete 3-0 series whitewash after innings victory in Johannesburg

Wayne Parnell picked six wickets in the game as South Africa wrapped up Sri Lanka for 177 in the final innings to complete an innings victory in the third Test in Johannesburg and secured a 3-0 series whitewash.
14 January 2017

Philander, Rabada trouble Sri Lanka before bad weather intervenes

After a late comeback from Sri Lanka restricted South Africa to 426 in their first innings, Vernon Philander and Kagiso Rabada struck twice each before stumps to have the visitors in trouble at 80 for four on day two of the third Test in Johannesburg.
13 January 2017

South Africa Women start series against Bangladesh with convincing 86-run win

An all-round effort from South Africa Women saw them restrict Bangladesh Women to 165 for six in a chase of 252 to secure a comfortable 86-run win in the first One-Day International in Cox's Bazar.
13 January 2017

Amla, Duminy century keep Sri Lanka at bay

Centuries from JP Duminy and Hashim Amla staged a fantastic recovery for South Africa with a 293-run stand as the Proteas ended the first day of Johannesburg Test against Sri Lanka at 338 for three.
13 January 2017

South Africa opt for young squad for T20I series against Sri Lanka

The South African selectors have opted for a young and inexperienced squad for the three-match Twenty20 International series against Sri Lanka that will be led by Farhann Behardien.
10 January 2017

Uncapped Duanne Olivier replaces Kyle Abbott in Test squad

Uncapped pacer Duanne Olivier has made it to South Africa Test squad for the final game against Sri Lanka in Johannesburg in the place of Kyle Abbott.
7 January 2017

Kyle Abbott signs Kolpak deal with Hampshire, ends South Africa career

Kyle Abbott has quit his South Africa career after signing a Kolpak deal with English county cricket club Hampshire.
5 January 2017

Rabada six-wicket haul secures series victory for South Africa

Kagiso Rabada picked a six-wicket haul as South Africa dismissed Sri Lanka for 224 in the final innings on day four to complete a 282-run victory in the second Test in Cape Town, thereby winning the series 2-0.
5 January 2017