• Turning the tables

    Turning the tables

    Quinton de Kock will have a shot at redemption as well as a world record when he takes guard against the Sri Lankan spinners this Sunday.

    Sri Lanka have the momentum

    Sri Lanka have the momentum

    After their T20I, ODI and Test series wins in England, Sri Lanka will be brimming with confidence ahead of the Proteas’ tour next month.

    A tale of two one-Test wonders

    A tale of two one-Test wonders

    Albie Morkel and Imraan Khan both made their Test debuts for South Africa against Australia at Newlands, from 19-22 March 2009. Neither played another Test.

    Entering the era of calm

    Entering the era of calm

    South Africa’s new Test captain is well equipped for the job, and will lead the Proteas with zen-like focus.

    Let the captains do the talking

    I have had my say in SA Cricket magazine about on-field sledging, and now I want to cover the off-field banter. There was a lot of big talk during the Test series against Australia, mostly by Graeme Smith and Michael Clarke.

    Duminy is the real deal

    Duminy is the real deal

    JP Duminy’s contributions to the Proteas Test side in recent series should not be discounted.

    It had to be Amla

    It had to be Amla

    Ever since Hashim Amla threw his wide-brimmed hat into the ring, to succeed Graeme Smith as Proteas Test captain, the outcome was expected.