In the final instalment of a three-part series, SA Cricket magazine’s writers pick their best post-isolation Proteas Test XI.
Proteas fast bowler Dane Paterson has effectively ended a burgeoning international career by signing a Kolpak contract with Nottinghamshire in English county cricket.
Proteas seam bowler Lutho Sipamla has thanked the Warriors after sealing his move to the Lions.
Dale Steyn’s famous 10-wicket haul at the MCG at the end of 2008 eventually helped the Proteas to claim their first-ever Test series win in Australia after cruising to victory in the second Test by nine wickets.
Fast bowler Thando Ntini will play for the Titans, not the Cape Cobras, during the 2020-21 season.
Dale Steyn may have hung up his Test whites but he is determined to play his way into the Proteas’ plans for the forthcoming T20I World Cup in Australia, writes SM HUSSAIN.
Fast bowler Daryn Dupavillon was definitely not expecting to be in the Proteas XI for Sunday’s third and final ODI against Australia at Senwes Park in Potchefstroom.
A career-best 6-58 in 10 overs was great reward for the hard work Lungi Ngidi has been putting into his cricket lately.
A brilliant bowling display towards the back end of the Australian run-chase handed the Proteas a narrow 12-run victory in Port Elizabeth on Sunday as they levelled the three-match series, writes ANDRE HUISAMEN.
Lungi Ngidi has heaped praise on bowling coach Charl Langeveldt and the work done on his mental game following his Buffalo Park heroics.
Dale Steyn and Imran Tahir are both still available for selection in T20I cricket despite having retired from the longer formats of the game, but their role in the lead-up to the T20 World Cup in Australia later this year still remains unclear.
Interim director of cricket Graeme Smith has declared fast bowler Lungi Ngidi fit to play for the Proteas in next month’s ODI series against England.
Debutant fast bowler Beuran Hendricks has asked the Wanderers crowd to respect the visitors after an incident with Ben Stokes boiled over on Friday.
Selector Linda Zondi has explained the absence of fast bowler Kagiso Rabada and batsman Faf du Plessis from the Proteas squad for next month’s ODI series against England.
Proteas fast bowler Kagiso Rabada has rued a familiar lack of discipline, after being suspended by the International Cricket Council for one Test.