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Conversations have taken place: du Plessis on ABD's international return

17 Dec 2019

Conversations have taken place: du Plessis on ABD's international return

South African cricket team captain Faf du Plessis had revealed on Monday that talks are going on between the country's cricket board (CSA) and AB de Villiers regarding the latter's return to the team before the ICC T20 World Cup in Australia next year.

Altercation intensifies between South African cricketers and CSA: Details here

10 Dec 2019

Altercation intensifies between South African cricketers and CSA: Details here

The ongoing scuffle between the South African cricketers and the governing body, Cricket South Africa (CSA), has intensified, as the players are not willing to cut a deal with the board.

Graeme Smith set to become CSA's director of cricket

08 Dec 2019

Graeme Smith set to become CSA's director of cricket

Former South Africa cricket team captain Graeme Smith is said to have accepted the role of becoming Cricket South Africa's (CSA) director of cricket.

Is South Africa's home series against England in jeopardy?

05 Dec 2019

Is South Africa's home series against England in jeopardy?

South Africa are all set to host England in a four-Test series, starting December 26 (Boxing Day).

South Africa receive PCB invitation for T20I series in Pakistan

02 Nov 2019

South Africa receive PCB invitation for T20I series in Pakistan

In a desperate attempt to revive full-time cricket in Pakistan, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has made the latest approach by sending an official invitation to South Africa for a T20I series in the country.

Aiden Markram injures wrist in frustration, ruled out against India

17 Oct 2019

Aiden Markram injures wrist in frustration, ruled out against India

In a second such incident over the last few days, another cricketer has faced the brunt of injuring himself after venting out his frustration on a solid object.

SA appoint Amol Muzumdar as interim batting coach against India

09 Sep 2019

SA appoint Amol Muzumdar as interim batting coach against India

Cricket South Africa has appointed Amol Mazumdar as the interim batting coach for the upcoming Test series against India.

Klusener appointed as Proteas assistant batting coach against India

23 Aug 2019

Klusener appointed as Proteas assistant batting coach against India

Former South African all-rounder Lance Klusener has been appointed as the assistant batting coach of the present Proteas side for three T20Is against India next month.

Steyn 'apologizes' to Virat Kohli after T20I snub: Details here

14 Aug 2019

Steyn 'apologizes' to Virat Kohli after T20I snub: Details here

South Africa's veteran speedster Dale Steyn is clearly unhappy after being snubbed for the upcoming three-match T20I series against India next month.

South Africa announce squad for Tests and T20Is against India

14 Aug 2019

South Africa announce squad for Tests and T20Is against India

South Africa have announced the Test and T20I squads for the series against India starting next month.

Hashim Amla announces retirement from international cricket

08 Aug 2019

Hashim Amla announces retirement from international cricket

One of the finest South African cricketers, Hashim Amla, on Thursday, announced his retirement from international cricket.

Wasim Akram humiliated and harassed at Manchester Airport: Details here

24 Jul 2019

Wasim Akram humiliated and harassed at Manchester Airport: Details here

Legendary Pakistan fast bowler Wasim Akram shared a horrific experience which he endured in England.

Kohli lends support to AB de Villiers on retirement controversy

13 Jul 2019

Kohli lends support to AB de Villiers on retirement controversy

South African legend AB de Villiers has found support from Indian cricket stars Virat Kohli and Yuvraj Singh, after ABD clarified his position on the international comeback row.

Weird things which have happened in World Cup 2019

12 Jun 2019

Weird things which have happened in World Cup 2019

The ICC World Cup 2019 has already seen some interesting matches, and three washouts, with several such instances in the bank for the next one month.

It was too late to include AB de Villiers: Faf

11 Jun 2019

It was too late to include AB de Villiers: Faf

The South African fans were shocked to know that retired star batsman AB de Villiers was looking to make a return, to play the ICC World Cup 2019.

AB de Villiers wanted to play World Cup 2019

06 Jun 2019

AB de Villiers wanted to play World Cup 2019

In an interesting development, media reports state that former South African player AB de Villiers had offered to come out of retirement to be a part of the national team for the ICC World Cup 2019.

CSA announces fixtures for 2019-20 home season: Details here

24 May 2019

CSA announces fixtures for 2019-20 home season: Details here

Cricket South Africa has announced the dates and venues for the upcoming 2019-20 home season, while Centurion was retained as the host of the Boxing Day Test.

Reasons why South Africa won't win 2019 World Cup

22 May 2019

Reasons why South Africa won't win 2019 World Cup

As we get closer to the ICC World Cup 2019, the anticipation regarding teams and their campaigns is gathering pace.

Purple Cap holder Kagiso Rabada ruled out of IPL 2019

03 May 2019

Purple Cap holder Kagiso Rabada ruled out of IPL 2019

Delhi Capitals have suffered a blow during the crucial phase of the Indian Premier League 2019, with Kagiso Rabada being ruled out of the tournament.

Imran Tahir to retire from ODIs post World Cup 2019

05 Mar 2019

Imran Tahir to retire from ODIs post World Cup 2019

South African leg-spinner, Imran Tahir announced on Monday that he would be retiring from the 50-over format of the game, with the ICC World Cup 2019 being his last venture.

Dean Elgar to lead SA in third Test against Pakistan

09 Jan 2019

Dean Elgar to lead SA in third Test against Pakistan

South African opening batsman Dean Elgar will lead the side in the third and final Test match against Pakistan.

South Africa's new T20 League: Focus on AB de Villiers

15 Nov 2018

South Africa's new T20 League: Focus on AB de Villiers

AB de Villiers will be the cynosure of all eyes when the new South African T20 League kicks off from Friday.

IPL12: Rohit doesn't agree with Kohli's suggestion of resting pacers

10 Nov 2018

IPL12: Rohit doesn't agree with Kohli's suggestion of resting pacers

Team India vice-captain, Rohit Sharma doesn't agree with skipper Virat Kohli's suggestion to rest the country's fast bowlers during the 2019 Indian Premier League.

Australia, England players won't be available for IPL from May

06 Nov 2018

Australia, England players won't be available for IPL from May

As per reports, Cricket Australia and England and Wales Cricket Board have made it clear to the BCCI that their players would not be available for the Indian Premier League 2019 after May 1.

Aborted T20 league to be re-launched by South Africa

26 Sep 2018

Aborted T20 league to be re-launched by South Africa

Cricket South Africa is all set to re-launch its Twenty20 league, which will start from November 9 onwards.

Dale Steyn to retire from ODIs only after World Cup

27 Jul 2018

Dale Steyn to retire from ODIs only after World Cup

South African pace legend, Dale Steyn, is contemplating retirement from white-ball cricket only after the ICC World Cup 2019.

Kagiso Rabada named South African Cricketer of the Year

03 Jun 2018

Kagiso Rabada named South African Cricketer of the Year

Proteas fast bowling sensation Kagiso Rabada was named 'South African Cricketer of the Year' by their board.

Happy birthday Hashim Amla: Here're lesser known facts about him

31 Mar 2018

Happy birthday Hashim Amla: Here're lesser known facts about him

Hashim Amla was born today, 35 years ago, in an orthodox South African Muslim family.

South Africa spinner Imran Tahir racially abused

12 Feb 2018

South Africa spinner Imran Tahir racially abused

South African spinner, Imran Tahir was subjected to racial abuse during South Africa's victory in the 4th ODI against India at the Wanderers stadium in Johannesburg.

India vs South Africa 4th ODI: Pre-match Analysis

10 Feb 2018

India vs South Africa 4th ODI: Pre-match Analysis

South Africa are in crisis mode after losing the first 3 ODIs.

#INDvsSA 3rd ODI: How have India performed historically at Newlands?

07 Feb 2018

#INDvsSA 3rd ODI: How have India performed historically at Newlands?

Kohli and company are high on confidence after thrashing hosts, South Africa in the first two ODIs.

Former coach says South Africa tried to 'doctor pitches'

06 Feb 2018

Former coach says South Africa tried to 'doctor pitches'

Criticizing the hosts for their tactics, former South Africa coach Ray Jennings revelation that they "tried to doctor pitches" during the Test series nearly backfired for the Proteas.

Seamers Shardul Thakur and Navdeep Saini to join squad

19 Jan 2018

Seamers Shardul Thakur and Navdeep Saini to join squad

If the series defeat in Centurion was not hard enough to digest, Indian team management has now complained that India have been denied quality net bowlers.

Team India asked to shower for less than 2 minutes

04 Jan 2018

Team India asked to shower for less than 2 minutes

The Indian Cricket Team has been asked to time their baths in Cape Town.

JP Duminy announces retirement from test cricket with immediate effect

16 Sep 2017

JP Duminy announces retirement from test cricket with immediate effect

South African all-rounder JP Duminy announced his retirement from test cricket with immediate effect, earlier today.

Looking back at AB de Villiers's ODI captaincy

24 Aug 2017

Looking back at AB de Villiers's ODI captaincy

AB de Villiers announced that he would be stepping down from ODI captaincy.

BCCI unhappy with Cricket South Africa's modus operandi

22 Aug 2017

BCCI unhappy with Cricket South Africa's modus operandi

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has expressed its disappointment over the manner Cricket South Africa is handling the itinerary of the upcoming series between India and South Africa.

Faf du Plessis found guilty of ball tampering

23 Nov 2016

Faf du Plessis found guilty of ball tampering

International Cricket Council has found South African captain Faf du Plessis guilty of ball tampering during the second test match against Australia.

ICC charges Du Plessis with ball tampering

18 Nov 2016

ICC charges Du Plessis with ball tampering

South Africa cricket captain Faf du Plessis has been charged for ball tampering during second test against Australia by the International Cricket Council (ICC).

De Villiers opens up about racism in South Africa

06 Sep 2016

De Villiers opens up about racism in South Africa

In his autobiography, AB: The Autobiography, AB De Villiers has revealed what happened before the 2015 World Cup semi final.