The only way to establish yourself as a batsman in South Africa’s Test team is by sheer weight of runs. No-one understands this better than Stiaan van Zyl.
The Proteas will face New Zealand, Australia, Sri Lanka and Ireland as part of a bumper 2016/17 international season.
Hashim Amla’s excellent Test record in India is a reason for optimism that he can turn his fortunes around when the first Test starts on Thursday.
South Africa’s success on their Indian tour to date has prevented the potential side-effects that can creep in on a long tour away from home, says Faf du Plessis.
South Africa have a fairly good Test record away from home against India but have only won a series there once before, and that was 15 years ago.
The difference between India and South Africa in the Test series might just come down to who has the more effective bowling attack.
Before the highly anticipated Test series starts, we look back at South Africa’s historic ODI series victory against India.
Russell Domingo admits he will only have a better idea of the team composition for the first Test against India once he inspects the conditions at the Punjab Cricket Association Stadium in Mohali.
South Africa scraped their way to a draw in their sole preparation match before the first Test against India on 5 November.
There is an understandable clamour to throw the ball to Kagiso Rabada at every opportunity. The Proteas tiro hasn’t let anyone down and he’s the most promising 20-year-old cricketer on the planet.
Five things we learned from South Africa’s historic ODI series victory against India.
South Africa’s thrashing of India by 214 runs to win the ODI series was one of their best performances in quite a while.
The final One-Day International (ODI) statistics following the 3-2 series win by South Africa over India on Sunday. AB de Villiers averaged 89.50 with the bat and hit three hundreds.
India is famous for a lot of things, but their hospitality must be one of their most redeeming traits. The Proteas witnessed this first-hand in Rajkot when they arrived at the team hotel.
AB de Villiers says the team spirit of the South African team is one of the main reasons for their continued success away from home.