South Africa

Defiant Smith drives Australia to draw in Boxing Day Test

A determined unbeaten century from Steven Smith played a decisive part as Australia managed to resist England attack on the final day to end the fourth Ashes Test in Melbourne in a draw.
30 December 2017

Chris Morris returns to South Africa squad for Test series against India

South Africa have recalled all-rounder Chris Morris in the 15-man squad that will face India in a three-match Test series.
29 December 2017

India keen on conquering South African challenge - Virat Kohli

India skipper Virat Kohli believes mental preparation will be the key when they head to South Africa for a full-fledged tour that involves three Tests, six One-Day Internationals and three Twenty20 Internationals next month.
28 December 2017

South Africa complete innings victory over Zimbabwe in just two days

Keshav Maharaj picked a five-wicket haul as South Africa bowled out Zimbabwe for 68 and 121 in the two innings to complete a victory by an innings and 120 runs in the inaugural four-day day-night Test match in Port Elizabeth.
28 December 2017

Zimbabwe comeback dented by triple strike from Morkel

After South Africa declared their first innings with a score of 309 for nine, a triple strike from Morne Morkel reduced Zimbabwe to 30 for four before stumps on day one of the inaugural four-day day-night Test match in Port Elizabeth.
27 December 2017

De Villiers, Steyn, Philander return to South Africa Test squad

Senior players AB de Villiers and Dale Steyn have returned to South Africa's full-strength 14-man squad for the upcoming inaugural four-day day-night Test against Zimbabwe to be played in Port Elizabeth from 26th December.
19 December 2017

ICC confirms playing conditions for four-day Test

The International Cricket Council has confirmed the playing conditions for the inaugural four-day Test match set to be played between South Africa and Zimbabwe later this month in Port Elizabeth.
15 December 2017

Zimbabwe call-up Burl, Muzarabani in Test squad to face South Africa

Zimbabwe have called-up fast bowler Blessing Muzarabani and middle-order batsman Ryan Burl for the inaugural four-day day-night Boxing Day Test match in South Africa.
13 December 2017

India opt for practice sessions over warm-up game in South Africa

Cricket South Africa has confirmed that India have opted out of the two-day warm-up game ahead of their Test series against Proteas that begins on 5th January.
12 December 2017

Jasprit Bumrah called-up to Indian Test squad for series against South Africa

India have called-up pace bowler Jasprit Bumrah to the 17-member squad for the three-match Test series against South Africa.
5 December 2017

Miller slams fastest T20I century as Bangladesh end tough season with another defeat

David Miller went on to slam the fastest fifty in T20Is as South Africa trounced Bangladesh by 83 runs in the final game of the season in Potchefstroom to take the series 2-0.
30 October 2017

Bangladesh's winless tour continues as South Africa go 1-0 up in T20I series

After blistering knocks from Quinton de Kock and AB de Villiers powered South Africa to 195 for four, a collective effort from bowlers did manage to restrict Bangladesh to 175 for nine in the chase to win the first Twenty20 International in Bloemfontein by 20 runs and take a 1-0 unassailable lead in the series.
27 October 2017

Faf du Plessis sidelined for six weeks

South Africa captain Faf du Plessis will miss six weeks of action after sustaining a lower back injury during the recently concluded third One-Day International against Bangladesh at Buffalo Park.
25 October 2017

South Africa overpower Bangladesh to claim ODI series 3-0

South Africa came up with a complete all-round performance to complete a massive 200-run victory over Bangladesh in the third and final One-Day International at Buffalo Park in East London to take the series 3-0.
23 October 2017

Dale Steyn aims for a comeback in November

South Africa speedster Dale Steyn is eyeing to make a comeback to competitive cricket next month after spending almost a year on the sidelines.
21 October 2017

Aiden Markram replaces Hashim Amla for final ODI against Bangladesh

South Africa selectors have decided to rest veteran batsman Hashim Amla for the third and final One-Day International against Bangladesh to be played at Buffalo Park in East London on Sunday.
21 October 2017

Tamim Iqbal returns from South Africa tour with thigh injury

Bangladesh opening batsman Tamim Iqbal has been ruled out of the ongoing tour of South Africa following a thigh injury.
21 October 2017

AB de Villiers dethrones Virat Kohli from top position in ICC ODI Rankings

South Africa batsman AB de Villiers has climbed to the top position in International Cricket Council rankings for batsmen following his stellar knock in the second One-Day International against Bangladesh in Paarl on Wednesday.
20 October 2017

Bangladesh name Shafiul Islam as replacement for injured Mustafizur Rahman

Bangladesh have named fast bowler Shafiul Islam as a replacement for the injured Mustafizur Rahman for the remainder of the tour in South Africa.
20 October 2017

AB de Villiers marathon knock sinks Bangladesh further

AB de Villiers slammed his career best score of 176 runs to help South Africa post 353 runs in their innings following which Andile Phehlukwayo and Imran Tahir shared seven wickets between to wrap up Bangladesh for 249 runs to complete a 104 run victory and with it the series 2-0.
19 October 2017