South African cricketers – past, present, vast and varied – took to social media to wish Australian batsman Phil Hughes a speedy recovery.
AB de Villiers speaks to the media about the five-match series in Australia, won 4-1 by the hosts, but one in which the Proteas captain said ‘we competed’.
Cricket South Africa’s medical committee has released an updated injury list following the Proteas’ tour of Australia.
South Africa’s ODI series loss to Australia is disappointing. The games were close but the Proteas are losing too many.
The Proteas women won their first ODI against India, while the Springboks have named their squad to take on the Proteas.
Jean de Villiers and Victor Matfield have both been included in the Springbok T20 cricket team who will play the Proteas at the Wanderers for the Nelson Mandela Legacy Cup on Friday 5 December.
Here is a roundup of who starred with the bat, ball and in the field during the ODI series, which Australia won 4-1, to go back to the top of the ICC rankings.
The moment of the ODI series, won 4-1 by Australia, is this incredible piece of fielding on the boundary from Faf du Plessis in Canberra. He restricted a certain six to two runs.
South Africa have a handful of ODI matches to get their bowling firing or they can kiss goodbye to any hope of winning the World Cup.
The stand-in skipper rued the lack of basic skills as the Proteas lost the final ODI by two-wickets in Sydney on Sunday.
Warriors captain Colin Ingram signs a Kolpak deal, while the Proteas slip in the ODI rankings.
We pinpoint the key factors from South Africa’s defeat to Australia in Sydney on Sunday.
Faced with their toughest chase of the series, Australia once again timed their charge to win by two-wickets in Sydney on Sunday.
The Proteas threatened to once again throw away a great start, but a late blitz took them to an above par 280-6 in Sydney on Sunday.
The wholesale changes to South Africa’s XI for the fourth ODI against Australia at the Melbourne Cricket Ground were unable to necessitate victory, but at least pushed the talent, promise and importance of Kyle Abbott.