• Job done as SA make England pay

    Job done as SA make England pay

    This Test was heavily loaded in favour of South Africa the moment they went past 250 in their first innings after inexplicably being put in to bat by England’s Joe Root at the toss.

    Rude awakening for bullied Proteas

    Rude awakening for bullied Proteas

    Brutal. Clinical. Bullied. Men against boys. Choose whatever reference you want but England showed why they are World Cup favourites when swatting aside South Africa in the opener at The Oval, writes GARY LEMKE.