The ODI series against West Indies and Australia is a great opportunity to give some fringe players an extended run.
Fast bowlers are a dying breed, but as meaningless T20 statistics begin to tire, the quicks will rise again, writes Tom Eaton in the latest Business Day Sport Monthly.
The uncapped Tabraiz Shamsi has been included in the Proteas ODI squad for their triangular series against West Indies and Australia in June.
Dale Steyn will feature in the Caribbean Premier League for the first time, after being named as Lasith Malinga’s replacement for the Jamaica Tallawahs.
The Gujurat Lions’ 100% record in IPL 2016 came to an emphatic end as the Sunrisers Hyderabad beat them by 10 wickets in Rajkot on Thursday.
Scant consolation, perhaps, but James Anderson took seven wickets for 77 runs in the dismal third-Test loss against the West Indies to overtake arch-rival Dale Steyn on the list of all-time wicket-takers.
We look back on five memorable ODI performances by Dale Steyn.
The Proteas are wrapping Dale Steyn in cottonwool as he battles against flu ahead of the big match against India on Sunday.
Dale Steyn’s quickfire 58 allowed the Proteas to declare at 417-8 shortly after lunch on day three at St George’s Park.