• Kohli fires up Ishant and Bumrah

    Kohli fires up Ishant and Bumrah

    Captain Virat Kohli is confident fast bowlers Ishant Sharma and Jasprit Bumrah will perform well in relatively unknown conditions, as India and Australia commence the second Test at the new Perth Stadium on Friday.

    India lose Rohit, Ravichandran

    India lose Rohit, Ravichandran

    Batsman Rohit Sharma and spinner Ravichandran Ashwin have been ruled out of India’s second Test against Australia, which will get underway in Perth on Friday.

    I'm not scared of Steyn, KG - Hafeez

    I’m not scared of Steyn, KG – Hafeez

    The recent decision by 38-year-old Pakistan batter Mohammad Hafeez to retire from red-ball cricket after the 2-1 Test series loss to New Zealand has been labelled by some cricket insiders as an attempt by the batter to avoid fronting up to the Proteas pace attack in the upcoming Test series.

    Nortje, Sipamla enter IPL player auction

    Nortje, Sipamla enter IPL player auction

    Fast bowlers Anrich Nortje and Lutho Sipamla, who represented the Cape Town Blitz and Tshwane Spartans respectively in the ongoing Mzansi Super League, have been listed for the Indian Premier League player auction later this month. Batsmen Janneman Malan, Cameron Delport, Ryan Rickelton and Pite van Biljon, all-rounder Jason Smith and seamer Shadley van Schalkwyk are the other internationally-uncapped South… Read more →

    Preview: Spartans vs Heat

    Preview: Spartans vs Heat

    The Spartans can still get into the play-offs, if they dramatically up the ante in the net run-rate stakes – and results go their way in Wednesday’s other match between the Paarl Rocks and Nelson Mandela Bay Giants. A lot of ‘ifs’, indeed. At the same time, the Heat will remain at the bottom regardless as the round-robin stage of… Read more →

    Preview: Rocks vs Giants

    Preview: Rocks vs Giants

    The first half of Wednesday’s Mzansi Super League double-header brings a straight shootout to Boland Park, where the Giants and Rocks are vying for a spot alongside the Jozi Stars in Friday’s eliminator.