Aiden Markram was run out for 19 in the second ODI against Australia at a point when South Africa were starting to dominate the Aussie attack. It was a costly wicket, and there were three reasons why this should never have happened, writes SIMON LEWIS.
Proteas batsman Aiden Markram says the four-wicket loss to the Australian Prime Minister’s XI on Wednesday was a timely reality check ahead of the opening One-Day International (ODI) against Australia in Perth on Sunday.
Moving Hashim Amla to No 3 could solve the Proteas’ batting frailties, but would it be a ludicrous decision? Asks KHALID MOHIDIN.
Aiden Markram chats to SuperSport about his debut season for the Proteas.
Proteas 23-year-old opening batsman Aiden Markram talks to the media ahead of his first Sri Lanka tour for the Proteas.
Aiden Markram says the Proteas have worked hard to prepare themselves for spinning conditions in Sri Lanka.
Aiden Markram, in his first season as a Protea, highlighted thrashing Australia as the best moment of the campaign.
After three successive blanks, Aiden Markram found his form to smash a dynamic 94 after Durham were forced to follow on against Leicestershire.
Hashim Amla continued to impress at Hampshire after his third fifty in as many matches, while Aiden Markram has yet to score.
Kagiso Rabada, the world’s No 1-ranked Test bowler, and Aiden Markram – a top-10 batsman after 10 Tests – dominate the nominations for the CSA Awards.
Aiden Markram says the Proteas were stunned by the ball-tampering incident.
On 20 April, the Proteas openers Aiden Markram and Dean Elgar will walk out to take guard: Markram for Durham and Elgar for Surrey.
South Africa have unearthed a gem in Aiden Markram, says former Proteas spinner PAT SYMCOX.
After just 10 Tests, South Africa opener Aiden Markram has broken into the top 10 of international batsmen following his exploits in the Test series against Australia.
Aiden Markram says Faf du Plessis is responsible for adding ruthlessness to the Proteas’ team ethos.