South Africa

Ismail takes three as South Africa Women take early 1-0 lead

Shabnim Ismail stunned the West Indies Women top order by taking three quick wickets as South Africa Women restricted the opposition to 114 for six in a chase of 126 runs to complete a 11-run win in the first Twenty20 International in Durban which gave them a 1-0 lead in the three-match series.
4 March 2016

Fit again Steyn desperate to do well says Russell Domingo

South Africa head coach Russell Domingo revealed that the Proteas pace spearhead Dale Steyn is raring to perform well after returning from a lengthy injury lay-off.
2 March 2016

Phangiso suspended after bowling action deemed illegal in testing

South African left-arm orthodox spinner Aaron Phangiso has been suspended from bowling in domestic cricket after an independent testing determined that all his deliveries exceeded the allowed 15-degree extension.
1 March 2016

South Africa women avoid clean-sweep with consolation victory

Led by fifties from Trisha Chetty and Dane van Niekerk, South Africa Women set a target of 236 runs before putting on a disciplined bowling performance to restrict West Indies Women to 200 for eight and secured a 35-run win in the third One-Day International in East London to avoid a 3-0 clean sweep.
29 February 2016

Steven Smith wants spinning wickets in South Africa

Australian captain Steven Smith is hoping that the pitches in South Africa during the upcoming tour will aid spin so as to help the teams prepare for the upcoming ICC World Twenty20 tournament.
29 February 2016

Steyn confident of fitness after successful domestic return

South African pace spearhead Dale Steyn is confident that he has put his injury troubles behind him after having made a successful return to domestic cricket for the Western Province Cricket Club.
28 February 2016

Fifties from Taylor, Dottin guide West Indies Women to series win

Stafanie Taylor and Deandra Dottin struck fluent fifties as West Indies posted a target of 233 runs before going on to bowl South Africa Women out for 175 runs to secure a 57-run victory in the second One-Day International in East London along with an unbeatable 2-0 lead in the three-match series.
28 February 2016

Winners and losers from England's tour of South Africa

England’s two and a half month tour of South Africa was a series of ups and downs for both teams, though neither side should feel too disappointed with their respective performances. Laura Williamson reviews.
27 February 2016

Lonwabo Tsotsobe denies match fixing involvement rumours

South African fast bowler Lonwabo Tsotsobe has denied any involvement in the match fixing scandal involving former teammate Gulam Bodi.
26 February 2016

Aaron Phangiso reported for suspected illegal action

South Africa left-arm orthodox spinner Aaron Phangiso is set to undergo an assessment of his bowling action after being reported for a suspected illegal action in the semi-finals of the Momentum One-Day Cup.
25 February 2016

Dottin's five-wicket haul gives West Indies 1-0 lead

Deandra Dottin registered her maiden five-wicket haul as West Indies Women overcame stern resistance from Marizanne Kapp to defeat South Africa Women by 16 runs in the first One-Day International at the Buffalo Park and secure a 1-0 lead in the series.
25 February 2016

England players are hungry to learn - Eoin Morgan

England limited overs captain Eoin Morgan stated that the players are keen to keep learning and improving their game despite the setback suffered in the series defeats against South Africa.
22 February 2016

De Villiers' majestic knock wraps the series 2-0 for South Africa

AB de Villiers went on to smash the fastest Twenty20 International fifty by a South African as the Proteas chased down 172 against England in just 14.4 overs with nine wickets in hand in the second T20I in Johannesburg and completed a 2-0 series whitewash.
21 February 2016

England Women win T20I decider

England Women beat South Africa Women by four wickets in the third and final Twenty20 International in Johannesburg to clinch a 2-1 series win.
21 February 2016

Reece Topley receives official reprimand from ICC

England fast bowler Reece Topley has been officially reprimanded by the International Cricket Council for smashing the stumps at the bowler's end in the first Twenty20 International against South Africa.
20 February 2016

Chris Morris cameo helps South Africa beat England in a last-ball thriller

Chris Morris once again played a timely cameo to take South Africa home to a thrilling three-wicket win against England in a tense last-ball finish in the first Twenty20 International in Cape Town.
19 February 2016

South Africa Women level T20I series

South Africa Women levelled their three-match Twenty20 International series against England Women by winning the second match in Cape Town by seven wickets on the Duckworth/Lewis method.
19 February 2016

AB de Villiers will open the batting in T20Is - Faf du Plessis

South African Twenty20 International captain Faf du Plessis confirmed that AB de Villiers will continue to open the batting in the shortest form of the game, including the upcoming series against England.
19 February 2016

Teams to focus on World T20 preparations - First T20I preview

With the ICC World Twenty20 less than a month away, both England and South Africa will be keen to get their combinations right when they lock horns in the first T20I in Cape Town on Thursday.
18 February 2016

Sarah Taylor leads England to win with an unbeaten fifty

Sarah Taylor smashed an unbeaten 74 as England Women went on to post 147 for seven before restricting South Africa Women to 132 for six to complete a 15-run win in the first Twenty20 International in Paarl.
18 February 2016