Injured Faf du Plessis out for at least four weeks
Injured Faf du Plessis out for at least four weeks

Faf du Plessis has been ruled out for at least four weeks due to a knee injury. The South African batsman confirmed his injury lay-off on Wednesday while doing commentary during the first One-Day International against New Zealand.

1st Test, Day 1: Mustafizur Rahman sizzles on debut, South Africa bundled out for 248
1st Test, Day 1: Mustafizur Rahman sizzles on debut, South Africa bundled out for 248

After a dream ODI debut last month, teenaged paceman Mustafizur Rahman announced his test arrival by claiming three wickets in four balls as Bangladesh bowled out South Africa for 248 on the opening day of the first test on Sunday.

1st T20I: Faf du Plessis sets up crushing win for South Africa against Bangladesh
1st T20I: Faf du Plessis sets up crushing win for South Africa against Bangladesh

Skipper Faf du Plessis scored an unbeaten half century to set up a crushing 52-run win for South Africa over Bangladesh in the first Twenty20 international in Dhaka on Sunday.

Faf Du Plessis leads South Africa to 148-4 in first T20
Faf Du Plessis leads South Africa to 148-4 in first T20

Skipper Faf Du Plessis scored the only half century as South Africa laboured to score 148-4 in the first Twenty20 international against Bangladesh in Dhaka on Sunday.

Bangladesh vs South Africa: Proteas start build-up to Twenty20 World Cup
Bangladesh vs South Africa: Proteas start build-up to Twenty20 World Cup

South Africa begin their build-up to next year’s Twenty20 World Cup when they take on Bangladesh in the first match of a two-game series on Sunday.

South Africa eye fresh start in Bangladesh
South Africa eye fresh start in Bangladesh

A new-look South Africa vowed to put their World Cup heartache behind them Wednesday as they began their tour of Bangladesh, promising not to underestimate their in-form hosts.

IPL 2015 Final: MI vs CSK - As it happened...
IPL 2015 Final: MI vs CSK - As it happened...

Mumbai Indians won their second Indian Premier League title beating Chennai Super Kings by 41 runs at Eden Gardens. In case you missed the match, here is how it all unfolded.

IPL 2015: Mumbai Indians thrash Chennai Super Kings by 25 runs to enter final
IPL 2015: Mumbai Indians thrash Chennai Super Kings by 25 runs to enter final

Mumbai Indians put up a superb all-round performance crushing Chennai Super Kings by 25 runs to enter the final of the eighth edition of Indian Premier League here on Tuesday.

IPL 2015: Chennai Super Kings crush Kings XI Punjab by 7 wickets, top league table
IPL 2015: Chennai Super Kings crush Kings XI Punjab by 7 wickets, top league table

Chennai Super Kings produced a clinical performance as they demolished wooden spooners Kings XI Punjab by seven wickets to finish on top of the league table and qualify for the play-offs in the Indian Premier League cricket tournament, here on Saturday.

AB de Villiers nominated for South African 'Cricketer of the Year' award
AB de Villiers nominated for South African 'Cricketer of the Year' award

Swashbuckling batsman AB de Villiers has been nominated for the second year in a row for the coveted South African Cricketer of the Year award.

AB de Villiers: When Superman failed!

Even before the six from Grant Elliott's bat landed into the stands at Eden Park, the jubilant Kiwi dugout rushed to embrace their unheralded hero. The 40,000 spectators rose to their feet. Firecrackers adorned the sky as Elliot punched the air in delight.

Cricket World Cup 2015: Grant Elliott dedicates win to long-suffering fans
Cricket World Cup 2015: Grant Elliott dedicates win to long-suffering fans

Johannesburg-born Grant Elliott dedicated New Zealand`s thrilling four-wicket win to long-suffering Kiwi fans after his undefeated 84 steered the Black Caps into a first World Cup final after six previous semi-final losses.

Cricket World Cup 2015: New Zealand, South Africa rule out sledging
Cricket World Cup 2015: New Zealand, South Africa rule out sledging

Four years after New Zealand beat South Africa in a spiteful World Cup clash, rival captains Brendon McCullum and AB de Villiers were pledging nothing but niceness on the eve of a crucial semi-final.

I keep things simple while batting: AB de Villiers
I keep things simple while batting: AB de Villiers

Gung-ho after winning the Man of the Match award against the UAE in the World Cup, South Africa skipper AB de Villiers on Thursday said he tries to keep things simple out there in the middle.

Patchy Proteas `still best in World Cup`, says skipper AB de Villiers
Patchy Proteas `still best in World Cup`, says skipper AB de Villiers

AB de Villiers insisted Wednesday that South Africa were re-energised and had shrugged off their inconsistent early form at the World Cup, boldly declaring "we`re the best team in the tournament".

Cricket World Cup: Pakistan vs South Africa - Preview
Cricket World Cup: Pakistan vs South Africa - Preview

Having beaten two minnow teams after a disastrous start in the tournament, an unpredictable but dangerous Pakistan take on formidable South Africa in their crucial cricket World Cup match here on Saturday, knowing fully well that a loss could put them on the brink.

Cricket World Cup: Misbah-ul-Haq backs bowlers to slam brakes on South Africa
Cricket World Cup: Misbah-ul-Haq backs bowlers to slam brakes on South Africa

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq insists his bowlers can slam the brakes on South Africa's batting superstars in Saturday's World Cup clash in Auckland with AB de Villiers their prime target.

Hashim Amla is a rock: AB de Villiers
Hashim Amla is a rock: AB de Villiers

South Africa skipper AB de Villiers has praised Hashim Amla for his knock of 159 against Ireland on Tuesday, saying that the opener is a "rock".

ICC Cricket World Cup: Power-packed South Africa flatten Ireland by 201 runs
ICC Cricket World Cup: Power-packed South Africa flatten Ireland by 201 runs

Hashim Amla and Faf du Plessis hit centuries, while Dale Steyn shone in his 100th one-day international, as South Africa showcased their prowess with a 201-run rout of Ireland in the World Cup on Tuesday.

ICC World Cup 2015: Ireland won`t be intimidated by South Africa, says captain
ICC World Cup 2015: Ireland won`t be intimidated by South Africa, says captain

Ireland captain William Porterfield is confident his team will not be overawed by the mighty South Africans in Canberra on Tuesday, saying they had made good plans to contain AB de Villiers` side.