The Titans have confirmed they are hot on the trail of former Proteas captain Graeme Smith.
South Africa have denied that Vernon Philander suffered from a hamstring injury going into the World Cup pool match against India last Sunday.
The ICC has rubbed salt in the wounds of South Africa by fining the whole team for a slow over-rate in their defeat to India at the MCG on Sunday.
Wayne Parnell will be the scapegoat, credit must be given to Shikhar Dawan and the death bowling was a bit better, after South Africa lost to India in Sunday’s key World Cup match in Melbourne.
Defeat was bitterly disappointing but it was the manner of the capitulation that was worse.
There are times when you have to take it on the chin and accept you have been outplayed in every department, said Kepler Wessels on Supersport.
AB de Villiers says two run-outs at crucial times cost South Africa dearly in their ill-fated run-chase against India at the MCG on Sunday.
India outplayed South Africa in all areas to secure a monumental 130-run win in the Pool B clash at the MCG.
Shikhar Dhawan’s 137 has put India in a commanding position in the Pool B match against South Africa at the MCG.
MS Dhoni has won the toss and decided to bat in the match against South Africa at the MCG.
A series of intriguing head-to-head battles will play out within the war, when the Proteas clash with India in Sunday’s World Cup Pool B fixture at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.
Proteas bowling coach Allan Donald says his team’s biggest challenge in Sunday’s World Cup blockbuster against India will be to adjust to the intimidating aura of the Melbourne Cricket Ground.
With the Proteas’ crunch game against India on Sunday approaching, SACricketmag.com looks back at five ODI encounters between these two sides and picks a winner.
The Proteas are focusing on the practical side, rather than playing mind games to rid themselves of the ‘chokers’ tag.
The key to a Proteas victory against India on Sunday lies in the bowling attack, says Graeme Smith.