Faf du Plessis

Faf du Plessis optimistic about future after awards hat-trick

Standard Bank Proteas captain Faf du Plessis has reflected on his triple honour at the Cricket South Africa (CSA) awards function held in Pretoria over the weekend, saying that that his recognition as a player more than a captain really moved him.
8 August 2019

Faf du Plessis' fifty in vain as Montreal Tigers pip Edmonton Royals to the post

Montreal Tigers were cruising along and there was no need for rash shots but some inexperienced batting from the Tigers saw them take the match to the last over...
1 August 2019

Faf Relishing the Prospect of ICC World Test Championship

Standard Bank Proteas captain, Faf du Plessis is relishing the prospect of competing in the inaugural ICC World Test Championship which is poised to get underway on August 1, 2019.
30 July 2019

De Kock and Du Plessis Head CSA Men's Awards Nominations List

Standard Bank Proteas fast bowler Kagiso Rabada has won four nominations and captain Faf du Plessis three for the 2018/19 Cricket South Africa (CSA) Men’s International Awards.
19 July 2019

Faf Du Plessis “It is always a great battle – the teams are always very competitive

South Africa skipper Faf du Plessis is preparing himself for the end of an era but says there is no opponent he would rather be facing to mark the milestone than Australia.
5 July 2019

South Africa out to have fun in their final matches at the World Cup

South Africa captain Faf du Plessis says his side are determined to enjoy their final week at the World Cup
28 June 2019

Well below par performance today - Faf du Plessis South Africa

South Africa captain Faf du Plessis is determined for his side to restore some confidence and pride in their final two matches at the World Cup...
23 June 2019

“It’s tough. You can feel it in the dressing room… the guys are hurting” - Faf Du Plessis

Faf du Plessis claims he couldn’t have asked for any more from his South Africa side after they slipped to a narrow defeat against New Zealand.
20 June 2019

'Weight has been lifted' after South Africa’s first win at World Cup - Faf du Plessis

Faf du Plessis felt a weight lift off his shoulders as South Africa earned their first win of the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup with a nine-wicket victory over Afghanistan in Cardiff.
16 June 2019

Du Plessis tells South Africa’s players to focus on future and not dwell on past

South Africa have put the first two weeks of the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup behind them and head into their remaining five league matches with their focus firmly fixed on ....
14 June 2019

Faf du Plessis: South Africa’s spirit remains undampened despite West Indies washout

South Africa have got their first point of this ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup and are ready to rack up some more after their washout against West Indies...
11 June 2019

Faf du Plessis & Dr Mohammed Moosajee speak ahead of South Africa vs India #CWC19

South Africa v India - ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, Southampton, 5th June 10:30AM
4 June 2019

South Africa hopeful of Faf du Plesssis fitness ahead of Test series against Australia

South Africa captain Faf du Plessis will return to training on Wednesday to be fit in time for the Test series against Australia.
22 February 2018

Cricket World Player of the Week - Mominul Haque

For becoming the first Bangladesh batsman to score twin centuries during the first Test against Sri Lanka in Chittagong, Mominul Haque is awarded the Cricket World Player of the Week.
5 February 2018

Cricket World Player of the Week - Jason Roy

For scoring a majestic 180 run knock in the first One-Day Internationa against Australia in Melbourne, England opening batsman Jason Roy is named the Cricket World Player of the Week.
15 January 2018

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

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

Faf du Plessis to lead South Africa in all three formats

South Africa's Faf du Plessis has been appointed as the captain of the One-Day International side replacing AB de Villiers.
12 September 2017

Ottis Gibson front-line choice for Proteas head coach role - Faf du Plessis

South Africa captain Faf du Plessis revealed that former West Indies fast bowler Ottis Gisbon is the front-line choice to be named the head coach of the team.
12 August 2017

Balanced England can win Ashes - Faf du Plessis

South Africa captain Faf du Plessis believes England have the right balance to beat Australia in the Ashes series to be played later this year.
9 August 2017