The news of 15-year-old Pranav Dhanawade scoring 1 000 runs in a school game was depressing to read.
Imran Tahir produced one of his magical, bewitching spells to take eight wickets and humiliate the Knights in Kimberley on Tuesday.
Hardus Viljoen destroyed the Warriors as Lions surged into a commanding position in their Sunfoil match at the Wanderers on Monday.
Quinton de Kock kept his Proteas credentials in the spotlight as he ran up an outstanding 117 to haul the Titans out of trouble against the Cobras in their Sunfoil match in Benoni on Sunday.
The Highveld Lions, who started the defence of their Sunfoil first-class title with a gritty victory over the Dolphins, will feel confident against the Warriors at the Wanderers, starting Sunday.
England selectors have brought back the dynamic Ben Stokes into the ODI and T20 formats for the series against the Proteas early next year… and there is no place for Stuart Broad.
Marizanne Kapp and Dane van Niekerk found welcome form with match-winning performances in the lastest round of the Women’s Big Bash League in Australia.
The Cape Cobras collapsed to an innings defeat in the first home Sunfoil match of the season after Duanne Olivier smashed the top order on day three on Saturday.
The Highveld Lions have taken a commanding position in defence of their Sunfoil title, leading the Dolphins by 127 runs at the Wanderers on Friday.
Just to rub salt into the wounds of the West Indies, Australia ploughed on to declare at 583-4 on the second day of the first Test at Hobart.
The unilateral nature of the Test series against South Africa has given a number of Indian players a lift in the ICC’s Test rankings and damaged the Proteas.
The Cape Cobras beware: Kevin Pietersen is back and pumped up for his Dolphins team’s Ram Slam T20 semi-final in Durban on Wednesday.
Eastern Province all-rounder Marizanne Kapp made an immediate impact in a losing cause in the Women’s Big Bash League in Australia.
The India Test series… and the way they saw it as the sorry tale unfolded. Quotes from the Press conferences
When the Warriors collapsed in an untidy heap against the Highveld Lions, the Ram Slam play-off line-up was settled: the Cobras will travel to Durban to face the Dolphins on Wednesday.