The Proteas Women went from 115-5 to 115 all out, to lose to New Zealand Women by 12 runs in the first ODI.
Dane van Niekerk will lead the Proteas Women for the first time as the squad to face New Zealand was announced.
The Proteas women’s team are looking to continue their good form into seven-match ODI series against New Zealand in October.
Dane van Niekerk’s run in the Kia Super League T20 ended when the Loughborough Lightning were beaten by Western Storm in the playoff.
The Proteas Women can boast an Olympic medallist in their ranks, as former international cricketer Viljoen took silver in the javelin on Thursday night.
Dane van Niekerk admits that winning the CSA Women’s Cricketer of the Year was unexpected.
Lizelle Lee’s Western Storm have made it to the Super League semi-finals, joining Dane van Niekerk’s Loughborough Lightning.
Dane van Niekerk found top form to smash 91 runs and take two wickets as Loughborough beat Surrey in the Women’s Super League.
Dinesha Devnarain spoke proudly about her team’s performance after the Proteas concluded their tour to Ireland on Thursday.
Laura Wolvaardt became the second-youngest ODI centurion, as the Proteas took an unassailable 3-0 lead against Ireland.
Mignon du Preez hammered a brilliant unbeaten 116 to set up the Proteas women for a 68-run victory over the Irish in the second ODI in Dublin.
Sune Luus scored a fifty and bagged six wickets as the Proteas Women drew first blood in the ODI series against Ireland.
Shabnim Ismail, featured in the latest edition of SA Cricket magazine, chats about her journey to the top.
Proteas Women have drawn their T20 series against Ireland Women, after the Irish won the second match by 20 runs in Dublin.
Dinesha Devnarain scored three off the last ball for the Proteas Women to beat Ireland by six wickets in the first T20 international.