South Africa Cricket Team: News

11 May 2024

ICC T20 World Cup

T20 World Cup: A look at highest team totals

The 2024 Men's ICC T20 World Cup is set to begin on June 1 in the Caribbean and USA.

09 May 2024

Quinton de Kock

Rilee Rossouw joins elite Proteas list with 50th T20 half-century

Veteran South African batter Rilee Rossouw has smoked his 50th half-century in T20 cricket.

07 May 2024

Cricket News

Highest individual scores for South Africa in T20 World Cup

South Africa are among the teams to watch out for in the 2024 ICC T20 World Cup, which will be co-hosted by West Indies and USA.

07 May 2024

ICC T20 World Cup

Decoding best bowling figures versus South Africa in T20 WCs

Team South Africa will look to end its drought for an ICC Trophy in the 2024 T20 World Cup, which will be co-hosted by West Indies and USA.

04 May 2024

Faf du Plessis

Faf du Plessis races to 10,000 T20 runs: Key stats

Royal Challengers Bengaluru captain Faf du Plessis has completed 10,000 runs in T20 cricket.

30 Apr 2024

Quinton de Kock

SA announce 15-member squad for 2024 T20 WC, Nortje included

South Africa have named their 15-member squad for the 2024 ICC T20 World Cup, starting on June 1. Aiden Markram is set to lead SA for the first time in an ICC event.

26 Mar 2024

Anrich Nortje

CSA contracts 2024/25: Anrich Nortje left out of list 

Express pacer Anrich Nortje has been left out of Cricket South Africa's (CSA) list of contracted players for the 2024/25 season.

18 Feb 2024

Indian Cricket Team

India go big in Rajkot, break records with six-hitting: Details

India have set a host of records in terms of sixes smashed in their ongoing third Test match versus England at Rajkot.

16 Feb 2024

Kane Williamson

Kane Williamson becomes third batter to 10 WTC centuries: Stats

The in-form Kane Williamson has been on a record-breaking spree lately.

WTC table: NZ consolidate top position with whitewash over SA

New Zealand have consolidated their top position in the 2023-25 ICC World Test Championship (WTC) standings after beating South Africa in the 2nd Test in Hamilton.

Will Young hammers his seventh fifty in Test cricket: Stats

New Zealand batter Will Young hammered a fine half-century in the fourth innings as the Kiwis beat South Africa by seven wickets in the second and final Test to clinch the series 2-0.

16 Feb 2024

Kane Williamson

Kane Williamson equals this massive record of Younis Khan

Extending his golden run in Test cricket, Kane Williamson scored a match-winning century in the fourth innings of the second Test against South Africa in Hamilton.

16 Feb 2024

Kane Williamson

Kane Williamson becomes second NZ player with 18,000 international runs

New Zealand batter Kane Williamson has completed 18,000 runs in international cricket.

NZ claim maiden Test series win over SA (2-0): Stats

New Zealand have scripted history by registering their maiden Test series win over South Africa.

16 Feb 2024

Kane Williamson

Kane Williamson becomes fastest batter to 32 Test centuries: Stats 

Kane Williamson has become the fastest batter to complete 32 test tons.

NZ vs SA: Bedingham, O'Rourke shine; Hamilton Test perfectly poised

The second Test between New Zealand and South Africa is perfectly poised at the moment as the Kiwis need 227 more runs with nine wickets in hand.

William O'Rourke scripts history with nine wickets on Test debut

William O'Rourke has scripted history as he has become the first New Zealand bowler to claim nine wickets on Test debut.

South Africa's David Bedingham hammers his maiden Test century: Stats

South Africa's batting sensation David Bedingham has hammered his maiden hundred in Test matches.

South Africa's Ruan de Swardt registers his maiden Test fifty

South African all-rounder Ruan de Swardt slammed his maiden fifty in Tests. The player attained the feat versus New Zealand in the second Test in Hamilton.

Dane Piedt claims 5/89 versus NZ in 2nd Test: Stats

South African spinner Dane Piedt shined for his side on Day 2 of the second Test against New Zealand in Hamilton.

14 Feb 2024

Kane Williamson

Kane Williamson accomplishes this massive milestone in home Tests

Veteran New Zealand batter Kane Williamson has been on a record-breaking spree lately.

14 Feb 2024

Kane Williamson

Kane Williamson becomes first NZ batter to 8,500 Test runs

Veteran batter Kane Williamson has become the first New Zealand batter to accomplish 8,500 runs in Test cricket.

13 Feb 2024

Imran Tahir

Imran Tahir becomes fourth bowler to complete 500 T20 wickets

South Africa's veteran spinner Imran Tahir has completed 500 wickets in T20 cricket.

2nd Test: Ruan de Swardt's fifty helps SA compile 220/6

New Zealand started strong against South Africa on Day 1 of the second Test at Seddon Park in Hamilton.

2nd Test: Confident NZ eye maiden series win over SA

New Zealand will fight for a historic win as they take on South Africa in the second and final Test of the series.

08 Feb 2024

Kane Williamson

Kane Williamson eyes these records in second South Africa Test

New Zealand's Kane Williamson will be eager to enhance his form in the upcoming second Test match versus South Africa at Seddon Park in Hamilton.

08 Feb 2024

David Miller

David Miller becomes first SA batter with 10,000 T20 runs

David Miller became the latest player to complete 10,000 runs in T20 cricket.

David Bedingham slams his second Test fifty: Key stats

South Africa batter David Bedingham impressed with his counter-attacking knocks in the 1st Test against New Zealand in Mount Maunganui.

07 Feb 2024

Kyle Jamieson

Kyle Jamieson stars in NZ's 281-run win over SA: Stats

New Zealand seamer Kyle Jamieson took six wickets in the 1st Test against South Africa in Mount Maunganui.

New Zealand top WTC 2023-25 standings with win over SA 

New Zealand climbed to the top of the 2023-25 ICC World Test Championship (WTC) standings after beating South Africa in the 1st Test in Mount Maunganui.

New Zealand claim their second-biggest Test win (by runs): Stats

New Zealand claimed a 281-run win over South Africa in the 1st Test in Mount Maunganui.

06 Feb 2024

Kane Williamson

Kane Williamson breaks these records with his 31st Test century

Kane Williamson batted brilliantly on Day 3 of the first Test against South Africa in Mount Maunganui

1st Test: SA bowled out; ton-up Williamson extends NZ's lead

New Zealand continued their dominance over South Africa on Day 3 of the opening Test in Mount Maunganui.

06 Feb 2024

Mitchell Santner

Mitchell Santner claims 3/34 versus SA, accomplishes 50 Test wickets

New Zealand star spinner Mitchell Santner accomplished 50 wickets in Test cricket.

1st Test: Ravindra's double-ton, NZ bowlers push SA further back

New Zealand are all over South Africa in the ongoing Test series opener in Mount Maunganui.

SA captain Neil Brand scripts history with six-fer on debut

South Africa skipper Neil Brand has scripted history by registering the best figures by a bowler on Test debut as captain.

05 Feb 2024

Kane Williamson

Kane Williamson boasts second-highest average in home Tests: Key Stats

New Zealand's batting ace Kane Williamson scored a stunning 118 in the first innings of the opening Test against South Africa in Mount Maunganui.

Rachin Ravindra scripts records with maiden double-ton against South Africa

New Zealand's rising sensation Rachin Ravindra has brought up his maiden double-century in Tests.

SA's Moreki claims wicket off first ball, joins this list

South Africa pacer Tshepo Moreki made a stunning start to his international career as he claimed a wicket with his first delivery.

1st Test: Tons from Williamson, Ravindra put NZ in charge 

New Zealand consolidated after losing a couple of quick wickets on Day 1 of the Test series opener against South Africa in Mount Maunganui.

Rachin Ravindra celebrates Test comeback with maiden century: Stats

New Zealand's rising star Rachin Ravindra has brought up his maiden century in Test cricket.

04 Feb 2024

Kane Williamson

Kane Williamson slams his 30th Test ton, fourth against SA

Veteran New Zealand batter Kane Williamson has brought up his 30th Test century.

1st Test: Can rookie South Africa challenge formidable New Zealand?

New Zealand are gearing up to host South Africa in a two-match Test series, starting on February 4.

New Zealand eye maiden Test series win over South Africa

New Zealand and South Africa are set to clash in a two-match Test series, starting February 4 at Bay Oval, Mount Maunganui.

29 Jan 2024

Dean Elgar

'Virat Kohli spat at me,' Dean Elgar makes shocking claim

Former South African batter Dean Elgar has made a shocking revelation regarding his first interaction with Indian batting ace Virat Kohli.

Kane Williamson returns as NZ name squad for SA Tests

New Zealand have named a strong 14-member squad for the two-match home Test series against South Africa, starting on February 4.