SA Rugby to rest contracted Boks during Super Rugby season
The South African Rugby Union led by Director of Rugby Rassie Erasmus will look to rest contracted Springbok players during an uninterrupted Super Rugby season with the Rugby World Cup in mind that starts in September this year.
Kekana screamer elevates Sundowns to third
A Hlompho Kekana long-range goal secured a 1-0 win for Mamelodi Sundowns against Maritzburg United at Loftus Versfeldt to move them to third on the Absa Premiership log above Polokwane City.
Olivier rewarded with ODI spot as Steyn and De Kock rested
The Proteas selectors have rewarded fast Bowler Duanne Olivier for his excellent performances in the recently concluded three-Test match series against Pakistan with an ODI berth for the first two matches in the match series.
Gibson’s Proteas future dependent on World Cup triumph, says CSA
The future of Proteas head coach Ottis Gibson is dependent on whether or not he can lead South Africa to their first World Cup title.
Rabada to be used sparingly in Sri Lanka series
Proteas head coach Ottis Gibson says fast bowler Kagiso Rabada could be used sparingly during the two Test match series against Sri Lanka next month in an attempt to manage his workload ahead of the ICC Cricket World Cup in the United Kingdom later this year.
Olivier soars up ICC Test bowling rankings
Proteas fast bowler Duanne Olivier has risen to his career-best ICC Test bowling ranking, moving to 24th on the list.
Fadlu Davids joins Pirates technical staff
Orlando Pirates have confirmed the appointment of Fadlu Davids as the newest member of their technical staff.
[OPINION] Duanne Olivier fills enforcer role left by Morkel with aplomb
The Knights paceman Duanne Olivier shot the lights out in the recently concluded three-Test match series against Pakistan with his 24 wickets in the series.
Proteas crush Pakistan to claim series, second spot on Test rankings
The Proteas claimed a 107-run victory on the fourth morning of the third and final Test match against Pakistan to record a 3-0 series whitewash and moved to number two on the ICC Test rankings.
De Kock century puts Proteas in commanding position
Resuming day 3 on 135 for 5, the Proteas were looking to press home the advantage after they had bowled Pakistan out for 185 and taking a 77 run lead into their second innings.
Proteas stutter to promising position on day 2
At the end of play on day two South Africa reached 135 for 5 but more importantly their lead over Pakistan has increased to 212.
Proteas recover well after missed opportunities before lunch
The Proteas recovered from a spell of dropping four catches to take three wickets in the morning session of day 2 of the third Test at the Wanderers to leave Pakistan on 111/5 at lunch.
Proteas collapse late on day 1 after Pakistani fight back
After winning the toss and batting first, the Proteas made a shaky start when stand-in captain Dean Elgar was out caught behind for 5 in only the second over of the day.
Proteas in control at lunch at the Wanderers
Winning the toss and batting first, the Proteas lost stand-in captain Dean Elgar for 5 runs in the second over of the morning as Muhammad Abbas produced a beautiful ball to have the skipper out caught behind by Sarfraz Ahmed.
Markram passed fit to play third Test
Proteas opening batsman Aiden Markram has been passed fit to play in the third and final Test match against Pakistan at the Wanderers on Friday.
Proteas to utilise Elgar and Markram’s spin to combat slow over rate
The Proteas plan to combat their slow over rate problem will be to utilize the spin of Dean Elgar and Aiden Markram in the third Test against Pakistan at the Wanderers, according to the stand in Captain Elgar.
Wits drop points in disappointing defeat to Chiefs
The loss was Wits’ fourth of the season, all of them at home, and missed out of the opportunity to extend their lead in the league.
Chippa axe coach Joel Masutha after five games in charge
Absa Premiership side Chippa United have sacked their head coach Joel Masutha after only five games in charge at the Chilli Boys.