South Africa

Philander, Rabada want more balance between bat and ball in day-night Tests

South African speedsters Vernon Philander and Kagiso Rabada have advocated for more balance between the bat and the ball in day-night Test format.
20 May 2016

Pollard, Narine return to West Indies squad for tri-series

West Indies spin bowler Sunil Narine and all-rounder Kieron Pollard have returned to the national squad which has been picked for the first four games of the ODI tri-series against Australia and South Africa.
19 May 2016

West Indies tri-series to be played under lights

The West Indies Cricket Board has announced that all the matches in the tri-nation series in June involving South Africa and Australia will be day-night fixtures.
14 May 2016

South Africa announce 14-man squad for spin bowling course in India

Cricket South Africa has picked a total of eight spin bowlers and six batsmen to attend a spin bowling course in India which will take place between 14th and 21st May in India in Mumbai.
10 May 2016

South Africa pick Tabraiz Shamsi for West Indies tri-series

South Africa have included left-arm chinaman bowler Tabraiz Shamsi in the 15-man squad for the upcoming tri-nation series scheduled to be played in West Indies in June.
6 May 2016

Australia remain No.1 in ODIs, New Zealand claim top spot in T20I rankings

Australia continue their reign at the top of the International Cricket Council One-Day International rankings while New Zealand have claimed the pole position in the shorter format of the game according to the latest update.
4 May 2016

Australia increase their hold on number one position in latest ICC Test rankings

Australia have strengthened their hold on the number one position in the latest Test team rankings released by the International Cricket Council and currently enjoy a six-point lead at the top.
3 May 2016

Australian cricketers want only one day-night Test in 2016-17

The chief executive of the Australian Cricketers' Association Alistair Nicholson has stated that the players prefer to play only one day-night Test in the 2016-17 season.
29 April 2016

Allan Donald all set to become Australia's bowling coach

Former South African bowling great Allan Donald is all set to take over as Australia's bowling coach for the tour of Sri Lanka according to reports.
26 April 2016

Embarrassed to call myself a South African - Jacques Kallis

Former Proteas all-rounder Jacques Kallis stated that he was embarrassed to call himself as a South African after the sports ministry banned Cricket South Africa from hosting major tournaments.
26 April 2016

Sports ministry bans Cricket South Africa from hosting major tournaments

Cricket South Africa has been banned by South Africa's sports ministry from hosting any major tournaments after the board failed to meet transformational targets.
25 April 2016

Young South African cricketer passes away while training

Lukhanya Tsiki, a young South African cricketer, passed away on Monday while training with his academy side in the town of Alice after collapsing due to a suspected heart failure.
21 April 2016

Dale Steyn eager to play day-night Tests

South African pace spearhead Dale Steyn stated that he is very eager to take part in a day-night Test match and feels that a first-class match is all it will take for the players to get accustomed to the idea.
20 April 2016

Australia working to ensure day-night Test against South Africa - James Sutherland

Cricket Australia chief executive James Sutherland stated that the board is working along with Cricket South Africa to ensure that the Adelaide Test match of the Proteas tour of Australia will be a day-night fixture.
20 April 2016

Australia announce 2016-17 season schedule

Cricket Australia has announced the international schedule for the Australian team to be played in the upcoming 2016-17 season, including series against South Africa, New Zealand, Pakistan and Sri Lanka.
20 April 2016

South African players not in favour of day-night Test against Australia

The South African players’ association Chief Executive Tony Irish has disclosed that the Proteas are not in favour of playing the day-night Test against Australia due to lack of experience with the pink ball.
19 April 2016

Unlikely that Cricket South Africa will agree to day night Tests - Tony Irish

Chief Executive of the South Africa Cricketers Association Tony Irish has stated that due to the concerns surrounding the usage of the pink ball, Cricket South Africa is unlikely to agree for a day-night Test match against Australia.
11 April 2016

I have done fairly well in the Twenty20 format - Dale Steyn

South African pace spearhead Dale Steyn has defended his performances in the shortest format of the game and said that he has done well to keep a good economy rate.
10 April 2016

Cricket South Africa appoints review panel after poor showing in ICC tournaments

Cricket South Africa has appointed a four-member panel to conduct a review of the performance of the South African teams after early exits in the three ICC tournaments held in 2016.
10 April 2016

Pietersen considering international return for South Africa

Former England captain Kevin Pietersen has disclosed that he has been thinking about attempting to return to international cricket for South Africa, the country of his birth.
10 April 2016