Alex Hales leads England to victory in second one-dayer against South Africa
Alex Hales leads England to victory in second one-dayer against South Africa

The victory gave England a two-nil lead in the five-match series after a game where batsmen from both sides struggled to play fluently on a slow pitch.

WATCH: Ben Stokes' outstanding catch of AB de Villiers that created controversy
WATCH: Ben Stokes' outstanding catch of AB de Villiers that created controversy

Athletic Stokes ran towards his right from long on to take the catch near the boundary rope with his right hand.

Virat Kohli is normal and traditional, AB de Villiers a freak: Daryll Cullinan
Virat Kohli is normal and traditional, AB de Villiers a freak: Daryll Cullinan

Kohli has been a standout performer for the Men in Blue in 2016 so far.

South Africa name AB de Villiers as full-time Test team captain
South Africa name AB de Villiers as full-time Test team captain

De Villiers expressed his delight at being appointed the Proteas Test captain.

Virat Kohli is from different planet: Sunil Gavaskar
Virat Kohli is from different planet: Sunil Gavaskar

Kohli has scored in a sequence of 91, 59, 117, 106, 8 and 90 not out in the limited overs series Down Under.

England vs South Africa: Don`t get out first ball - Dad`s advice to Stephen Cook
England vs South Africa: Don`t get out first ball - Dad`s advice to Stephen Cook

Cook and Hashim Amla (109) put on 202 for the second wicket before Amla`s dismissal sparked a collapse in which four wickets, including that of Cook, fell for 36 runs.

South Africa vs England, 4th Test: Alastair Cook urges fellow batsmen to earn their places
South Africa vs England, 4th Test: Alastair Cook urges fellow batsmen to earn their places

England already have an unassailable 2-0 lead in the series in the four-match Test series.

Yuvraj Singh's challenge to Chris Gayle, AB de Villiers: Score fifty in 10 balls!
Yuvraj Singh's challenge to Chris Gayle, AB de Villiers: Score fifty in 10 balls!

The Jamaican equaled Yuvraj's 50 off 12 deliveries for India against England at the 2007 T20 World Cup in Durban. 

After England win, Graeme Smith tears into negative South African side
After England win, Graeme Smith tears into negative South African side

The fourth and final test, now a dead rubber, starts in Pretoria on Friday.

Virat Kohli breaks AB de Villiers' record, becomes fastest to 7000 ODI runs
Virat Kohli breaks AB de Villiers' record, becomes fastest to 7000 ODI runs

Kohli needed just 19 runs to break AB de Villiers' record before the 3rd ODI.

WATCH COMPLETE HIGHLIGHTS: How Stuart Broad destroyed South Africa in 3rd Test
WATCH COMPLETE HIGHLIGHTS: How Stuart Broad destroyed South Africa in 3rd Test

Stuart Broad's six-fer in the second innings of the third Test guided England to a seven-wicket win over South Africa.

India regain No. 1 spot in ICC Test rankings after South Africa's series defeat against England
India regain No. 1 spot in ICC Test rankings after South Africa's series defeat against England

India had lost their top ranking to England after their 0-4 whitewash in 2011.

3rd Test: Stuart Broad guides England to series win over South Africa with magical spell
3rd Test: Stuart Broad guides England to series win over South Africa with magical spell

England registered an emphatic seven-wicket win against South Africa in the third Test as a result of a sensational spell of seam bowling from Stuart Broad.

Virat Kohli inches closer to 7000-run record after scoring 59 in 2nd ODI
Virat Kohli inches closer to 7000-run record after scoring 59 in 2nd ODI

The right-hander has hit back-to-back fifties in the first two ODIs of the ongoing series against Australia.

2nd ODI: Virat Kohli on verge of breaking AB de Villiers' world record vs Australia
2nd ODI: Virat Kohli on verge of breaking AB de Villiers' world record vs Australia

Kohli has already scored 6922 runs in mere 159 ODI innings.

AB de Villiers: Can Superman stretch his workload in whites beyond two Tests?
AB de Villiers: Can Superman stretch his workload in whites beyond two Tests?

Despite AB saying that he was totally focused on the upcoming two Tests against England, he also made his point clear about not enjoying playing in the traditional format of the game.

'Bit of truth' in retirement rumours, says uncertain South African captain AB de Villiers
'Bit of truth' in retirement rumours, says uncertain South African captain AB de Villiers

The 31-year-old batsman replaced Hashim Amla as the captain of South African Test team following the drawn second Test of the series in Cape Town.

New year, new challenges await evolving Virat Kohli

After his success as the captain of Indian Test team, Kohli will have his first challenge as a player in Australia, then the 2016 World Twenty20 in India.

South Africa vs England: Proteas named unchanged squad for remaining matches, Dale Steyn to prove fitness
South Africa vs England: Proteas named unchanged squad for remaining matches, Dale Steyn to prove fitness

The 32-year-old right-arm fast-bowler missed the second Test at Cape Town due to a shoulder injury, which he sustained during the Boxing Day match.

VIDEO: Hashim Amla explains why he stepped down as South African Test skipper
VIDEO: Hashim Amla explains why he stepped down as South African Test skipper

Amla, who took over the reigns from former skipper Graeme Smith in 2014, has passed on the baton to AB de Villiers.