JP Duminy is to take the captaincy of the Proteas T20 squad after Faf du Plessis was injured during the third ODI on Sunday.
AB de Villiers’ ruthless blast of 176 in the second ODI against Bangladesh helped propel him to the top of the ODI rankings.
A quickfire hundred from Stephen Cook put the Highveld Lions in a commanding position against the Knights in Potchefstroom.
Dean Elgar carried his bat through to the declaration, scoring a massive 237 as the Titans ran up 500-6 against the Dolphins in Pietermaritzburg.
If one of the openers had fallen during the demolition of Bangladesh in Kimberley, Andile Phehlukwayo was tagged to be next man in.
After 99 ODI appearances for the Proteas, David Miller is looking for consistency.
Going by the English County Cricket stats, Saffas are better bowlers than batsmen in English conditions.
The most important benefit of the 2-0 series win over Bangladesh was the boost in confidence, says Proteas captain Faf du Plessis.
The Proteas need six more Bangladesh wickets to win the Test in Bloemfontein and claim a 2-0 series victory. JON CARDINELLI reports.
Just to rub it in, the Proteas batted on for seven overs after lunch to declare on 573-4 against Bangladesh.
Hashim Amla and Faf du Plessis moved smoothly to their hundreds when play started after a 90-minute rain delay on day two in Bloemfontein.
Aiden Markram, cruelly denied a hundred on debut by a run-out last time out, passed the magic milestone in Bloemfontein as the Proteas went…
As they did in the first Test, Dean Elgar and Aiden Markram stamped their authority on the match in Bloemfontein, going into lunch on…
The Proteas lost the toss and were again invited to bat in the second Test against Bangladesh in Bloemfontein.
Describing the first Test against Bangladesh as ‘perfect’, Proteas captain Faf du Plessis now wants a repeat performance to show consistency.