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Kolpak contract: South Africa terminates Kyle Abbot's contract, Rilee Rossouw to face same fate

Kolpak contract: South Africa terminates Kyle Abbot's contract, Rilee Rossouw to face same fate

CSA is also in the process of taking a similar step with batsman Rilee Rossouw, who has also committed to a Kolpak contract.

South Africa hammer Sri Lanka by 206 runs, take 1-0 lead in three match series

South Africa hammer Sri Lanka by 206 runs, take 1-0 lead in three match series

South Africa took the last five wickets for just 206 runs as they opened a 1-0 lead in the three-match series.

South Africa vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Day 3: As it happened

South Africa vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Day 3: As it happened

Follow Day 3 actions of the first Test between South Africa and Sri Lanka being played at Port Elizabeth.

SA vs SL, 1st Test, Day 2: Sri Lanka 181 for seven, Dhananjaya de Silva 43 not out

SA vs SL, 1st Test, Day 2: Sri Lanka 181 for seven, Dhananjaya de Silva 43 not out

Dhananjaya de Silva kept Sri Lanka's hopes alive with a defiant innings on the second day of the first Test against South Africa.

South Africa v Sri Lanka: Visiting Lankans play underdogs against Proteas

South Africa v Sri Lanka: Visiting Lankans play underdogs against Proteas

With De Villiers still not fit enough to face Sri Lanka in the Tests - he is targeting a return in the one-day series which starts in late January.

Australia vs South Africa: Rejuvenated hosts won Adelaide Test by 7 wickets, but lose series

Australia vs South Africa: Rejuvenated hosts won Adelaide Test by 7 wickets, but lose series

The Australians, rejuvenated by five team changes in response to two humiliating defeats to the Proteas to lose the series, chased down 127 runs for victory after dismissing the tourists for 250 on the fourth day of the pink-ball Test.

Opinions divided on Dean Elgar's catch which sent Matt Renshaw packing at Adelaide – Video

Opinions divided on Dean Elgar's catch which sent Matt Renshaw packing at Adelaide – Video

The decision wasn't straight forward as a prolonged third umpire's review was required to confirm if Dean Elgar had taken the catch cleanly or not.

WATCH: South African seamer Kyle Abbott bowls unplayable delivery to David Warner

WATCH: South African seamer Kyle Abbott bowls unplayable delivery to David Warner

Vernon Philander and Kyle Abbott were pick of the bowlers for the Proteas, claiming 5 and 3 wickets respectively.

Australia vs South Africa 2016: Quinton de Kock, pacers guide Proteas to thumping win over hapless Aussies at Hobart

Australia vs South Africa 2016: Quinton de Kock, pacers guide Proteas to thumping win over hapless Aussies at Hobart

The Proteas demolished the hapless hosts for 161 in 60.1 overs, taking the last eight wickets for 32 to win the Test before lunch on the fourth day.

David Warner bowled out – Is it the most unfortunate dismissal in cricket history?

David Warner bowled out – Is it the most unfortunate dismissal in cricket history?

Warner was looking to work the ball down the leg side, but it ricocheted off his hip, hit the elbow and went back to hit the stumps.

2nd Test, Day 3: Luck deserts David Warner as South Africa maintain grip after Quinton de Kock's ton

2nd Test, Day 3: Luck deserts David Warner as South Africa maintain grip after Quinton de Kock's ton

Warner flung his head back in despair when a ball from Kyle Abbott hit his hip and ricocheted off an elbow onto his stumps when he was on 45.

WATCH: JP Duminy's BRILLIANT low catch to dismiss Mitchell Starc during 2nd Aus-SA Test

WATCH: JP Duminy's BRILLIANT low catch to dismiss Mitchell Starc during 2nd Aus-SA Test

The diminutive cricketer threw himself on his right, and stretched full length to pull off a stunner of a low catch even as Abbott tried to hide his disbelief in vain.

WATCH: Brave Vernon Philander completes fifer after nasty collision with Steve Smith

WATCH: Brave Vernon Philander completes fifer after nasty collision with Steve Smith

Australia were all-out for an embarrassingly low score of 85 with skipper Smith top scoring and unbeaten on 48 at Blundstone Arena.

South Africa vs Australia, 4th ODI: Kyle Abbott stars as Proteas take 4-0 lead with 6-wicket win

South Africa vs Australia, 4th ODI: Kyle Abbott stars as Proteas take 4-0 lead with 6-wicket win

South African captain Faf du Plessis made 69 as South Africa secured their fourth successive win with 14.3 overs to spare.

AB de Villiers makes explosive revelations about Vernon Philander's World Cup selection in book

AB de Villiers makes explosive revelations about Vernon Philander's World Cup selection in book

Fans have great interest in understanding AB's personality beyond the field.

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ICC World Twenty20: Joe Root stars in record run chase; England beat South Africa by 2 wickets in Mumbai run feast

ICC World Twenty20: Joe Root stars in record run chase; England beat South Africa by 2 wickets in Mumbai run feast

England chased down South Africa's 229 with two balls to spare at Wankhede Stadium.

South Africa vs England, 4th Test: Kagiso Rabada takes seven as Proteas stretch advantage on Day 3

South Africa vs England, 4th Test: Kagiso Rabada takes seven as Proteas stretch advantage on Day 3

England were bowled out for 342 in reply to South Africa`s 475.

RSA vs ENG, 4th Test: Skipper Cook leads England reply after de Kock maiden ton on Day 2

RSA vs ENG, 4th Test: Skipper Cook leads England reply after de Kock maiden ton on Day 2

England were 138 for two at the close of play after Quinton de Kock`s maiden Test century took South Africa to a first innings total of 475.

South Africa vs England, 3rd Test: Dale Steyn ruled out due to shoulder injury

South Africa vs England, 3rd Test: Dale Steyn ruled out due to shoulder injury

In the absence of Steyn, Kyle Abbott has to play a key role for his side.