The Proteas played within themselves at the Champions Trophy, because they once again couldn’t handle the pressure.
Imran Tahir, Morne Morkel and JP Duminy form part of the Proteas’ best XI, writes Graeme Pollock.
The Proteas must play their best side in the third ODI to lift their spirits for the Champions Trophy.
The Proteas have the quality to win the Champions Trophy, but they didn’t need to pick two spinners.
The top-order failings throughout the series means the Proteas were fortunate to have won the series against New Zealand.
The Proteas have found the right combinations to challenge for the Champions Trophy.
Now that Faf du Plessis has been appointed as Test captain in an official capacity, give him time to settle into the role.
The charges against Faf du Plessis are ludicrous, as it’s something that’s been happening for the past 20 years.
The Proteas should have four seamers in their starting XI for the first Test against Australia on the pacey Perth track.
The Proteas must find room for Hashim Amla in the next ODI, and Farhaan Behardien seems the logical player to miss out.
The conditions favoured the Proteas more in the first Test at Kingsmead, and they would have gone on to win it.
Dale Steyn needs to prove that he’s got the fitness to last long spells if he wants to continue playing Test cricket.
International cricket will lose its competitiveness if players continue to choose domestic T20 cricket over Test matches.
The Proteas have made the right decision in opting against the day-night Test against Australia.
After another disappointing ICC tournament, it remains a mystery why South Africa keep falling short in big tournaments.