Aiden Markram is increasingly establishing a formidable presence at the crease. He should be an automatic selection for this year’s T20 World Cup, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
Pakistan captain Babar Azam produced a knock of the highest quality, smashing 122 from 59 deliveries as Pakistan hammered the Proteas by nine wickets in the third T20I in Centurion on Wednesday.
After a barren period for the Proteas spinners in T20Is, they have taken more than half the team’s wickets in matches in 2021. This is a piece of the World Cup puzzle that could be critical to their performance at the tournament, writes RYAN VREDE.
Rassie van der Dussen has recovered from injury as the Proteas bat first in the all-important third T20I against Pakistan in Centurion on Wednesday.
Follow the live action from SuperSport Park in Centurion where the Proteas take on Pakistan in the third T20I.
In a poll run on SA Cricket magazine’s Twitter handle, nearly 90% of voters said they could make no sense of the fact that Kyle Verreynne was not picked for the first two T20Is.
In a poll run on SA Cricket magazine’s Twitter handle, only 62.8% of voters suggested that CSA should do everything in their power to bring AB de Villiers back for this year’s T20 World Cup.
Proteas spinner George Linde has asked the cricketing public to be patient with the team as they continue building towards a new brand of playing.
George Linde and Lizaad Williams both claimed three wickets each, while Aiden Markram struck a consecutive half-century as the Proteas beat Pakistan by six wickets in the second T20I in Johannesburg on Monday.
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Great coaches are able to find solutions to their team’s most difficult challenges in relatively short periods of time. Mark Boucher’s capacity to do so is now in question, writes RYAN VREDE.
The Proteas have been fined 20% of their match fee after another slow over rate during this past Saturday’s first T20I against Pakistan in Johannesburg.
Mohammad Rizwan struck an unbeaten 74 as Pakistan beat the Proteas by four wickets in the first T20I in Johannesburg on Saturday.
Heinrich Klaasen has won the toss and elected to bat first in the opening T2oI against Pakistan, with three players making their debuts for the Proteas in Johannesburg.
Follow the live action from the Wanderers where the Proteas take on Pakistan in the first of four T20Is.