Quinton de Kock

England v Australia: Hosts make record 481-6 in 242-run victory

<b>England made the highest one-day international total in history as they crushed Australia by 242 runs to seal the series at Trent Bridge.</b><p>The hosts scored 481-6 in 50 overs - eclipsing their own own record of 444-3, set against Pakistan at the same venue in 2016.<p>Alex Hales hit 147 and Jonny Bairstow …

Virat Kohli

CSA name Proteas ODI squad for Sri Lanka, SA A squads to tour India

CRICKET SOUTH AFRICA (CSA) today took the next step in broadening the talent pool for Vision 2019 when it named both the Standard Bank Proteas squad …

South African Cricket

Need to give them time, says Hayden

Matthew Hayden made a forceful point when he said, “If you look at a country like Afghanistan, working through issues, and now playing Test cricket, …

Cricket

‘A side playing like spoilt brats’: Australia coach Langer lashes out at Smith-led team

Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft were suspended for their roles during the sandpaper incident during the South Africa tour in March.<p>New …

Steve Smith

Temba Bavuma wants Proteas no.4 spot back now that AB has retired

JOHANNESBURG - Once more Temba Bavuma is eyeing the no.4 spot in the Proteas Test side hoping now to make that position his for the foreseeable …

Sport (South Africa)

Steyn returns to Test squad for SL tour

Dale Steyn has been included in South Africa's Test squad to tour Sri Lanka next month. Steyn, who returned to competitive cricket for Hampshire six …

Sri Lanka

England look to maintain top position in ODI rankings

• ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 hosts take on World champions Australia in five-match series after one-off ODI against Scotland.<p>ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 …

Cricket

'Berating and belittling' axed, says Tim Paine, as Australia's cricketers find their true selves

New captain says "win at all costs" posturing didn't suit the characters that currently make up the Australian team

Quinton de Kock

Replacing AB de Villiers: Aiden Markram is under no illusions

CAPE TOWN - Towards the end of the penultimate day in the fourth and final Test against Australia in April at the Wanderers, AB de Villiers, South …

Sport (South Africa)

Kagiso Rabada ‘taken aback by all the awards’

CAPE TOWN – Kagiso Rabada was undoubtedly the star of a drama-filled Proteas’ international season, and his efforts were recognised as he swept the …

Sport (South Africa)

Sport24.co.za | Markram ready to bat at No 4, but not to replace AB

Aiden Markram says it is not wise to try and find a replacement for the retired AB de Villiers at next year's World Cup.

Sport (South Africa)

Sport24.co.za | KG cleans up at Cricket SA Awards

There was no stopping Kagiso Rabada as the Proteas spearhead won a host of major honours at the annual Cricket South Africa Awards.

Cricket

Rabada and Van Niekerk honoured with CSA's top awards

KAGISO RABADA and Dane van Niekerk were recognised in the company of the country’s cricketing elite when they were both named South African Cricketer …

South African Cricket

ICC cricket committee saves the toss

ICC Cricket Committee<p><b>Chairman:</b> Anil Kumble<p><b>Ex-Officio</b>: Shashank Manohar (ICC Chairman) and David Richardson (ICC Chief Executive)<p><b>Past Player</b> …

Kagiso Rabada

ICC pushing for increased sanctions on ball tampering

The International Cricket Council will push for increased sanctions for ball tampering after the scandal at Australia's test tour of South Africa …

International Cricket Council

Talented Makwetu's services secured by Titans

JOHANNESBURG – The Titans wasted little time indicating the seriousness with which they regard Wandile Makwetu, by offering the 19-year-old a senior …

Sport (South Africa)

Sport24.co.za | How the Proteas fared at the 2018 IPL

In this year's Indian Premier League, several South Africans stood-out and proved their worth to not only themselves, but to critics alike.

Sport (South Africa)

Ngidi, De Villiers fly South African flag at IPL 2018

If South Africans had a so-so time during the 2017 Indian Premier League, then they performed even worse collectively during this year's …

Cricket

Theunis de Bruyn moves from Knights to Titans

The batsman is likely to team up with AB de Villiers, who could make himself available for the franchise next summer, despite his recent …

Sports (India)

Sport24.co.za | AB’s retirement adds to Gibson’s headaches

The Proteas’ retiring resident genius AB de Villiers has, over the years, played just enough false notes to point to his being human.

Sport (South Africa)

SA stars flying the flag at IPL

The Indian Premier League, the 2018 version of which will end with a no-doubt glittering final in Mumbai tomorrow has looked and felt bigger than at …

Sport (South Africa)

IPL 2018: Deeply sorry says Virat Kohli after another trophyless season with RCB

Royal Challengers Bangalore had yet another disappointing Indian Premier League season as they bowed out of the tournament in the final game of the …

Virat Kohli

Proteas plans for World Cup smashed off kilter

JOHANNESBURG – AB de Villiers’ international retirement leaves the Proteas selectors and the national mens team’s head coach, Ottis Gibson with an …

AB de Villiers

David Warner’s wife reveals she suffered a miscarriage after ball-tampering scandal

Candice Warner said the couple lost the baby a week after his tearful press conference in late March after he was sent home from South Africa.<p>The …

Cricket

Sport24.co.za | How does AB's Proteas record stack up in SA history?

Stats don't lie ... so how does De Villiers' Test, ODI and T20I record stack up against his current team-mates and past Proteas greats?

Sport (South Africa)

Candice Warner reveals 'she lost unborn baby in wake of ball-tampering scandal'

A heartbroken Candice Warner has told a magazine that she suffered a miscarriage in the wake of her husband’s ball-tampering scandal.<p>Mrs Warner told …

Ball Tampering

IPL 2018: Over-reliance on Virat Kohli-AB de Villiers, poor death bowling sum up another underwhelming season for RCB- Firstcricket News, Firstpost

Six wins from 14 matches. Worse death bowling stats. Muddled middle-order. Strange pre-auction retention. You get the drift, don’t you? If there’s …

Cricket

IPL: Over-dependence on Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers continues RCB’s title drought

The skipper came down heavily on his teammates after a loss in their final league game ruled them out of the playoffs.<p>Eleven seasons and counting. …

Virat Kohli

IPL 2018: Weakened Rajasthan Royals face uphill task against in-form Royal Challengers Bangalore- Firstcricket News, Firstpost

<b>Jaipur:</b> Weakened by the departure of Jos Buttler and Ben Stokes, Rajasthan Royals will have their task cut out when they lock horns with a resurgent …

Cricket

IPL 2018: Depleted Rajasthan lock horns with resurgent Bangalore

Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) firmly, and rightly too, believes it has arrived in this edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL).<p>Having …

Royal Challengers Bangalore