Dean Elgar

Dean Elgar Injury Update

Standard Bank Proteas batsman, Dean Elgar was assessed by the team’s medical staff and diagnosed with concussion after suffering a blow to the head off the bowling of Umesh Yadav on Day Three of the third and final Test match against India in Ranchi.
21 October 2019

Titans and Cobras Reset for Semi-final

Multiply Titans captain Dean Elgar insists that their twin regular season Momentum One-Day Cup wins over the World Sports Betting Cape Cobras will count for nothing when they face-off in the first semi-final in Centurion on Wednesday.
26 March 2019

Cummins lead Australia fightback after Elgar century

After Dean Elgar scored an unbeaten 121 run knock, Pat Cummins helped Australia make a comeback restricting South Africa to 266 for eight at stumps on day one of the first Test in Cape Town.
23 March 2018

Cricket World Player of the Week - Kagiso Rabada

For picking a 10-wicket haul in the second Test in Bloemfontein and leading South Africa to an innings victory against Bangladesh, fast bowler Kagiso Rabada is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
9 October 2017

Cricket World Player of the Week - Evin Lewis

For scoring a terrific 176 runs off 130 deliveries in the fourth One-Day International against England at Kennington Oval, West Indies opening batsman Evin Lewis wins the Cricket World Player of the Week award.
2 October 2017

Dean Elgar backs Aiden Markram to shine at international level

South Africa batsman Dean Elgar is confident that his new opening partner Aiden Markram will finally put an end to the team's batting woes at the top.
26 September 2017

Dean Elgar looking forward for captaincy responsibility

South Africa opening batsman Dean Elgar is excited to lead his team in the upcoming three-day tour game against England Lions that kicks-off on Thursday at County Ground in Worcester.
29 June 2017

Dean Elgar admits South Africa were shocked by Ben Stokes blitz

South African opening batsman Dean Elgar admitted that his team were taken by surprise by the stupendous double century from Ben Stokes on day two of the second Test in Cape Town.
4 January 2016

Dean Elgar to replace injured JP Duminy

The South African selectors have named Dean Elgar to replace the injured JP Duminy for the fourth and fifth One-Day Internationals of the ongoing series against India.
20 October 2015

Elgar Guides South Africa Home

Dean Elgar's unbeaten 60 guided South Africa to an eight-wicket win over the West Indies on the final day of the third and final Test, wrapping up a 2-0 series win.
6 January 2015

Elgar, Du Plessis Put South Africa In Control

Extraordinary batting from Dean Elgar and Faf Du Plessis helped South Africa take early control of the second Test at St George Park at the end of play on day one.
26 December 2014

Dean Elgar Reprimanded For Hitting Stumps

South African batsman Dean Elgar has been reprimanded by the International Cricket Council (ICC) after hitting his stumps in frustration during the closing stages of the one-off Test against Zimbabwe in Harare.
13 August 2014

South Africa Eye Lead After Dominant Day

South Africa will be eyeing up a handy lead over Zimbabwe after they had the better of day two of their one-off Test match in Harare.
10 August 2014

I Had To Find A Way - Dean Elgar

South African batsman Dean Elgar said he had to 'find a way to get through it' as he scored a century on day one of the first Test against Sri Lanka in Galle.
16 July 2014

Sri Lanka Storm Back After Elgar Century

Sri Lanka took four wickets in the final session of the opening day of the first Test against South Africa in Galle to leave the match evenly poised after Dean Elgar had earlier reached his century with a six.
16 July 2014

South African Batsmen Made To Work Hard In Port Elizabeth

South Africa were made to work hard for their runs after electing to bat on day one of the second Test against Australia in Port Elizabeth, but ended it with their highest score of the series to date, closing on 214 for five.
20 February 2014

Dean Elgar Hopes Versatility Works In His Favour

Dean Elgar, who was called up as JP Duminy's replacement ahead of the second Test against Australia in Adelaide, is ready to bat anywhere in the order should he be handed a debut on 22nd November. He is not alone in that regard - of the team that played in Brisbane four of the top six batsmen had previously opened the batting - but hopes his versatility can benefit the Proteas moving forward.
16 November 2012

Dean Elgar Called Up as Duminy's Replacement

Dean Elgar has seen off the likes of Colin Ingram and Ashwell Prince to be named as South Africa's replacement for the injured JP Duminy for their ongoing tour of Australia.
11 November 2012