The fight for justice for England cricketer Azeem Rafiq was massive but there wasn’t the same fight when South African cricketers spoke out, writes MARK KEOHANE in his regular IOL column.
In the second part of a new series, MARK KEOHANE identifies classy batsman HD Ackerman as one of the most underrated former Proteas.
Curtis Campher is the first Irish cricketer in ODI history to score back-to-back half-centuries and take wickets in both matches. He did it against World Cup ODI champions England, writes MARK KEOHANE for IOL.
Dale Steyn is South Africa’s greatest fast bowler, one of the best to ever play the game internationally in all three formats and the fast bowler with the most potent strike rate in Test cricket’s history, writes MARK KEOHANE for IOL Sport.
Statistics back up the view that Dale Steyn is Test cricket’s greatest-ever strike bowler.
I thought I was living in England and that the team being written about and spoken about was England.
How cruel of the cricketing gods that it would be a native of South Africa who would crush South Africa’s hopes of a first ever World Cup final.
South Africa’s build up has been first class and everything a public demands from a champion team – on and off the field.
Jacques Kallis’s Big Bash T20 debut in Australia showed him to be an even better cricketer than his remarkable career statistics.
AB de Villiers is the best batsman in international cricket – and he is South African.
Hashim Amla, as the Test captain, should have been appointed the national leader in all three formats.