Jacques Kallis hails Gautam Gambhir as one the most valuable players in IPL
Jacques Kallis hails Gautam Gambhir as one the most valuable players in IPL

Former South African all-rounder Jacques Kallis hailed Gautam Gambhir as one of the most valuable players in the Indian Premier League. They were part of the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) team which won the 2014 IPL title. Now, Kallis will work as a mentor to the team, while Gambhir continues as the skipper.

South Africa need to solve fifth bowler riddle
South Africa need to solve fifth bowler riddle

South Africa leave the World Cup ruing how close they came to reaching the final for the first time but will also know they never quite found the right balance in their side to go all the way.

Vivian Richards pips Sachin Tendulkar as greatest ODI player in online poll
Vivian Richards pips Sachin Tendulkar as greatest ODI player in online poll

West Indian batting great Viv Richards has been voted as the greatest ODI player in the history of the game ahead of India's cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar in an online poll.

Kallis found Cariappa talented enough to be picked: KKR CEO
Kallis found Cariappa talented enough to be picked: KKR CEO

 Kolkata Knight Riders CEO and Managing Director Venky Mysore said the team management decided to give a shot to K C Cariappa, who fetched a price tag of Rs 2.4 crore at IPL auction, after top players including Jacques Kallis found him extremely talented in one of their training camps.

Kallis, Jayawardene, Afridi picked up in CPL draft
Kallis, Jayawardene, Afridi picked up in CPL draft

Cricket legends Jacques Kallis, Shahid Afridi, Mahela Jayawardene and Lasith Malinga were Friday picked up in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL)'s draft for this year's edition.

Cricket World Cup: Confidence abounds for well-balanced South Africa
Cricket World Cup: Confidence abounds for well-balanced South Africa

South Africa`s reputation as cricketing `chokers` has become a dressing room joke, they say, and there has been nothing spluttering about their build-up as they head to the World Cup in Australia and New Zealand in confident mood.

Jacques Kallis says Gurinder Sandhu ready for international cricket
Jacques Kallis says Gurinder Sandhu ready for international cricket

South African cricket great Jacques Kallis said his Sydney Thunder teammate Gurinder Sandhu, who was drafted into Australia's One-Day International (ODI) squad for the tri-series against England and India, had proven he possessed the skills required to perform at the international level.

India vs Australia: Smith equals Bradman, Kallis record
India vs Australia: Smith equals Bradman, Kallis record

Australia captain Steven Smith scored his fourth century Wednesday in the ongoing Test series against India to match compatriot Donald Bradman and South African stalwart Jacques Kallis' record of four hundreds in a series.

It's been a special summer for me: Steven Smith
It's been a special summer for me: Steven Smith

 The success against India this summer has been outstanding from a team and individual point of view, said Australian skipper Steve Smith, who became only the second batsman to score four successive hundreds in a four-Test series on Wednesday.

India vs Australia: Smith completes fourth century in series, equals Bradman, Kallis
India vs Australia: Smith completes fourth century in series, equals Bradman, Kallis

Steve Smith completed his fourth century in as many matches on Wednesday as Australia continued to build a massive first innings total in the final test against India.

Big Bash League: Veterans Michael Hussey, Jacques Kallis lauded for superb partnership
Big Bash League: Veterans Michael Hussey, Jacques Kallis lauded for superb partnership

For all those who thought T20 cricket was all about the youth power, the match between Sydney Thunder vs Brisbane Heat in the ongoing season of Big Bash League proved to be an eye opener.

Andrew Flintoff flops in Australian Big Bash debut
Andrew Flintoff flops in Australian Big Bash debut

Making a comeback is never easy. This hard hitting fact revisited the former England skipper Andrew Flintoff on Sunday when his Australian Big Bash side Brisbane Heat was thrashed by Sydney Thunder.

Virender Sehwag, Sachin Tendulkar in Matthew Hayden's World Cup XI
Virender Sehwag, Sachin Tendulkar in Matthew Hayden's World Cup XI

Former Australia batsman Matthew Hayden has picked India's Virender Sehwag and Sachin Tendulkar in his "All Time Cricket World Cup Greatest XI".

Jacques Kallis to play in Caribbean Premier League
Jacques Kallis to play in Caribbean Premier League

Outstanding South Africa all-rounder Jacques Kallis will ply his trade in next year’s Caribbean Premier League (CPL), the organisers have confirmed.

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.

Steven Smith can replicate the success of Graeme Smith: Jacques Kallis
Steven Smith can replicate the success of Graeme Smith: Jacques Kallis

 South African great Jacques Kallis believes that Australian Test captain Steven Smith can achieve success despite his young age and replicate the example set by former Proteas skipper Graeme Smith.

Hashim Amla looks forward to transition
Hashim Amla looks forward to transition

South African captain Hashim Amla said on Tuesday he believed his team was well equipped to continue winning matches while they go through what he described as a transition period.

Jacques Kallis to be mentor, batting consultant for KKR
Jacques Kallis to be mentor, batting consultant for KKR

After four seasons as player, celebrated South African all-rounder Jacques Kallis will now be seen as a mentor and batting consultant for IPL franchise Kolkata Knight Riders.

Can Kumar Sangakkara break Sachin Tendulkar's record of maximum ODI half-centuries?
Can Kumar Sangakkara break Sachin Tendulkar's record of maximum ODI half-centuries?

Even though Sri Lanka lost their second game in a row in the ongoing five-match series against India, the legendary Kumar Sangakkara achieved a personal milestone.