Reeza Hendricks is the fall guy for Hashim Amla’s inclusion in South Africa’s squad for the 2019 World Cup, writes Jonhenry Wilson.
England recruit Jos Buttler and homegrown leg-spinner Shreyas Gopal starred as the Rajasthan Royals beat the Royal Challengers Bangalore by seven wickets in Tuesday’s Indian Premier League fixture at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur.
Titans captain Dean Elgar sprang to the defence, to some extent, of umpires Adrian Holdstock and Shaun George after Sunday’s One-Day Cup final at SuperSport Park in Centurion.
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Monday’s controversy in Jaipur was not the first time Jos Buttler was ‘Mankaded’. Sri Lanka spinner Sachithra Senanayake dismissed Buttler in similar subjective fashion during June 2014’s fifth and final ODI at Edgbaston in Birmingham.
Faf du Plessis’ pre- and post-match comments are really proving substantive lately – and speak of a future worthy of fans’ investment.
South Africa’s squad for this month’s final two ODIs against Sri Lanka features two glaring omissions: Reeza Hendricks and Wiaan Mulder.
Late last year, at a Cape Town Blitz media conference shortly before the start of the Mzansi Super League, Ashwell Prince stated that George Linde featured in conversation among the national selection panel in 2015-16.
Former Proteas batsman Colin Ingram has signed a two-year contract extension with Glamorgan.
Imran Tahir’s decision to retire from ODI cricket after this year’s World Cup leaves Tabraiz Shamsi at a turning point, rather than a crossroads, writes Jonhenry Wilson.
Fast bowler Anrich Nortje is hopeful a tough decision to withdraw from the Cape Town Blitz’s Mzansi Super League campaign late last year will yield reward for the Proteas three months later.
West Indies batsman Chris Gayle might not retire from ODI cricket after the World Cup later this year.
Captain Heinrich Klaasen lamented an inadequate bowling performance as the Titans slipped to an eight-wicket defeat in Wednesday’s One-Day Cup fixture at Senwes Park in Potchefstroom.
Captain Temba Bavuma welcomed the Man of the Match award after the Lions beat the Titans by eight wickets in Wednesday’s One-Day Cup win at Senwes Park in Potchefstroom.
Former Proteas captain AB de Villiers remains comfortable with last year’s decision to retire from international cricket despite ongoing criticism.