South Africa vs West Indies: Stiaan van Zyl answers with ton as opportunity knocks
South Africa vs West Indies: Stiaan van Zyl answers with ton as opportunity knocks

South African Stiaan van Zyl waited a long time for his test debut but made the most of the opportunity when it finally arrived with an unbeaten century on debut in the first test against West Indies on Thursday.

Windies sweating on Kemar Roach injury
Windies sweating on Kemar Roach injury

 West Indies have been left sweating on the fitness of frontline fast bowler Kemar Roach after he pulled up with an ankle injury during the first day of the opening Test against South Africa here.

Proteas pair take up the mantle of departed greats
Proteas pair take up the mantle of departed greats

South Africa have lost two of the country’s finest ever batsman over the last 12 months, but in AB de Villiers and Hashim Amla they retain world class performers who dug the Proteas out of a spot of trouble on Wednesday.

1st Test, Day 1: Hashim Amla, AB de Villiers punish West Indies
1st Test, Day 1: Hashim Amla, AB de Villiers punish West Indies

A sparkling unbeaten stand of 168 between Hashim Amla and AB de Villiers punished a labouring West Indies bowling attack as South Africa went to tea on 225 for three on day one of the opening test at Centurion on Wednesday.

Hashim Amla seeks winning home captaincy start
Hashim Amla seeks winning home captaincy start

Hashim Amla will be seeking a winning start when he captains South Africa for the first time in a home Test match when a three-match series against the West Indies starts at SuperSport Park on Wednesday.

South Africa name preliminary World Cup squad
South Africa name preliminary World Cup squad

AB de Villiers was confirmed as South Africa`s captain for the Cricket World Cup when Cricket South Africa announced a 30-man preliminary squad for the global event on Wednesday.

AB De Villiers believes Proteas are among World Cup favorites
AB De Villiers believes Proteas are among World Cup favorites

South Africa ODI captain AB de Villiers believes that his team would be favourites for the World Cup, despite suffering a 4-1 series loss to Australia on Sunday.

Virat Kohli maintains second spot in ICC rankings, Bhuvneshwar moves up to seventh
Virat Kohli maintains second spot in ICC rankings, Bhuvneshwar moves up to seventh

Top India batsman Virat Kohli has maintained his second position in the latest ICC batsmen rankings while medium pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar has moved up a place to be seventh in the bowlers' standings.

Australia eye top ODI spot on back of sizzling Steve Smith
Australia eye top ODI spot on back of sizzling Steve Smith

Australia may have already clinched the series against South Africa but they have the incentive of top spot on the world one-day rankings in Sunday`s fifth ODI in Sydney.

Australia down South Africa to clinch ODI series
Australia down South Africa to clinch ODI series

Steve Smith hit a thrilling century to propel Australia to a three-wicket victory over South Africa to clinch the five-game one-day international series in Melbourne on Friday.

4th ODI: Australia vs South Africa – Live Score
4th ODI: Australia vs South Africa – Live Score

Live updates from the 4th ODI match between Australia and South Africa being played at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.

South African spinner Imran Tahir in doubt for fourth ODI
South African spinner Imran Tahir in doubt for fourth ODI

South Africa could be without frontline spin bowler Imran Tahir for the fourth one-dayer against Australia at the Melbourne Cricket Ground after he injured his knee in the 73-run defeat in Canberra on Wednesday.

3rd ODI: Aaron Finch, Steven Smith spearhead Aussies to big win over South Africa
3rd ODI: Aaron Finch, Steven Smith spearhead Aussies to big win over South Africa

Australia cruised to a 73-run victory over South Africa in their third one-day international on Wednesday on the back of big-hitting innings by Aaron Finch and Steve Smith.

Australia vs South Africa, 3rd ODI: Aaron Finch century helps Aus score 329
Australia vs South Africa, 3rd ODI: Aaron Finch century helps Aus score 329

Opener Aaron Finch cracked 109 off 127 balls as Australia amassed a formidable 329 for five off their 50 overs in the third one-day international against South Africa on Wednesday.

Ready to lead a young side, says confident Virat Kohli
Ready to lead a young side, says confident Virat Kohli

After leading Indian cricket team to a One-Day International series whitewash against the touring Sri Lankan side, stand-in skipper Virat Kohli said he is ready to lead a young side. He also said that, if a captain is lazy, it will look stupid.

Virat Kohli jumps to 2nd spot in ODI rankings after ton against Sri Lanka
Virat Kohli jumps to 2nd spot in ODI rankings after ton against Sri Lanka

Virat Kohli has moved to second place in the ICC ODI Rankings for batsmen following his impressive batting show in India's 5-0 series win over Sri Lanka while world record breaker double centurion Rohit Sharma jumped to the 15th spot in the latest chart.

South Africa win second ODI against Australia
South Africa win second ODI against Australia

South Africa struck back with a vengeance in the second one-day international against Australia at the WACA Ground in Perth on Sunday, levelling the series with a three-wicket win.

Strike rate rather than pace to decide outcome of ODI series against Oz, says AB de Villiers
Strike rate rather than pace to decide outcome of ODI series against Oz, says AB de Villiers

South African captain AB de Villiers believes that strike-rate rather than pace would be the deciding factor in the five-match ODI series against Australia.

Mitchell Johnson wins much-deserved ICC Cricketer of the Year award
Mitchell Johnson wins much-deserved ICC Cricketer of the Year award

Australian speedster Mitchell Johnson on Friday won the much-deserved ICC Cricketer of the Year award along with ICC’s Test cricketer of the year.

Losses in Australia may benefit South Africa: AB de Villiers
Losses in Australia may benefit South Africa: AB de Villiers

 AB de Villiers says a few one-day international defeats in South Africa’s five-match series against Australia may be the best thing for his side ahead of next year`s World Cup.