South Africa

Mignon du Preez guides South Africa Women to four-wicket win

A match-winning knock of 80 from Mignon du Preez led South Africa Women's charge as they raced to a four-wicket win with five balls remaining despite a five-wicket haul from Morna Nielsen in the second One-Day International against New Zealand Women in Kimberley.
11 October 2016

Maharaj, Shamsi picked for South Africa Test series against Australia

South Africa have added a bit of mystery to their spin department for the upcoming Test series in Australia after including Tabraiz Shamsi and Keshav Maharaj in the 16-man squad,
10 October 2016

Clinical South Africa leave Australia on the brink of whitewash

A clinical bowling display from South Africa bowled Australia out for 167 runs following which a fifty from Faf du Plessis led the hosts to a clinical six-wicket win in the fourth One-Day International in Port Elizabeth, leaving Steven Smith's men on the brink of a series whitewash.
9 October 2016

Satterthwaite helps New Zealand Women to thrilling victory

Amy Satterthwaite and Lea Tahuhu shared seven wickets between them as New Zealand Women successfully defended 127 runs to ensure a 12-run win in the first One-Day International against South Africa Women in Kimberley.
8 October 2016

AB de Villiers keen to recover for Adelaide Test

South African captain AB de Villiers, who underwent a surgery to his elbow, is keen to recover in time for the day-night Test match against Australia in Adelaide later this year.
7 October 2016

Miller blitz hands South Africa 3-0 lead in a record-breaking run chase

Tons from David Warner and Steven Smith went in vain for Australia as David Miller's unbeaten 79-ball 118 guided South Africa to a four-wicket win in the third One-Day International in Durban, capping off a record-breaking run-chase along with a series-clinching 3-0 lead.
5 October 2016

Faf du Plessis hits ton as South Africa rout Australia in Johannesburg

Riding on a fantastic ton from Faf du Plessis, South Africa set a target of 362 runs and went on to bundle Australia out for 219 runs in 37.4 overs to secure a massive 142-run win in the second One-Day International in Johannesburg.
2 October 2016

Quinton de Kock's marathon innings trounce Australia in Centurion

Quinton de Kock scored a marvelous 178 as South Africa chased down 295 against Australia with six wickets in hand in the first One-Day International in Centurion to take a 1-0 lead in the series.
30 September 2016

Elbow injury rules AB de Villiers out of Australia tour

South African captain AB de Villiers is set to undergo a surgery on his injured elbow and has been ruled out of the upcoming One-Day International series and the away Test series against Australia.
28 September 2016

Usman Khawaja powers Australia to massive victory

An unbeaten 82 from Usman Khawaja and a fifty from Steven Smith powered Australia to a nine-wicket victory against Ireland while chasing a target of 199 runs in the lone One-Day International in Benoni.
27 September 2016

Bavuma makes memorable debut as South Africa crush Ireland by 206 runs

Temba Bavuma scored a fabulous century on his debut and shared a 159-run opening stand with Quinton de Kock as South Africa went on to post 354 in 50 overs following which the Proteas bowlers restricted Ireland to 148 in the only One-Day International between the two teams in Benoni.
25 September 2016

South Africa eye rise to second spot in ODI rankings

With a busy international season ahead, South Africa currently have a chance to leapfrog India and New Zealand to claim the second spot in the ICC One-Day International Rankings.
24 September 2016

AB de Villiers to miss Ireland ODI due to injury

South Africa captain AB de Villiers will miss the upcoming One-Day International against Ireland in Benoni on Sunday after failing to recover from an elbow injury.
22 September 2016

Ellyse Perry named captain of Governor-General's XI

Australian all-rounder Ellyse Perry has been selected to lead the Governor-General’s XI against South Africa on 13th November at Drummoyne Oval.
10 September 2016

Queens's Park Oval, Kingsmead receive warning from ICC

Queen's Park Oval in Port of Spain and Kingsmead in Durban were handed official warnings by the International Cricket Council for the poor outfield conditions in the respective Test matches involving India and New Zealand.
9 September 2016

ICC abandons plans for two-tier system in Test cricket

The proposal of the International Cricket Council to create a two-tier system in Test cricket has been dropped after a discussion with the members in a two-day working group meeting in Dubai on Wednesday.
8 September 2016

Uncapped Phehlukwayo called up for Australia ODIs

South African selectors have called up uncapped pacer Andile Phehlukwayo to the One-Day International squad which will take on Australia in a five-match series which gets underway at the end of this month.
7 September 2016

Australia call up Worrall, Mennie and Tremain for South Africa ODIs

The Australian selectors have called up the pace bowling trio of Daniel Worrall, Joe Mennie and Chris Tremain for the upcoming ODI series in South Africa after opting to rest Mitchell Starc and Josh Hazlewood.
5 September 2016

Josh Hazlewood, Mitchell Starc rested for South Africa tour

The Australian selectors have decided to rest fast bowlers Josh Hazlewood and Mitchell Starc for the upcoming One-Day International tour of South Africa.
2 September 2016

Dale Steyn reclaims pole position in Test rankings

South African pace spearhead Dale Steyn has reclaimed the number one position in the International Cricket Council rankings for Test bowlers after his excellent performance in the second Test against New Zealand in Centurion.
31 August 2016