Middlesex recruit Kiwi Mitchell​ McClenaghan
Middlesex recruit Kiwi Mitchell​ McClenaghan

New Zealand`s left-arm quick Mitchell McClenaghan will join Middlesex for the second half of their domestic T20 Blast campaign, the English county announced on Tuesday.

Proteas World Cup team was changed to fill race quota, says SA motivator Mike Horn
Proteas World Cup team was changed to fill race quota, says SA motivator Mike Horn

South Africa's high performance coach Mike Horn has said he believes the Proteas team was changed for the World Cup semi-final match against New Zealand last month to meet race quota requirements, a move that left the team disbalanced.

Charges of SA selection interference "utter nonsense": Haroon Lorgat
Charges of SA selection interference "utter nonsense": Haroon Lorgat

Dismissing reports of interference in team selection ahead of South Africa's World Cup semi-final against New Zealand as "utter nonsense", CSA Chief Executive Haroon Lorgat has clarified that no late-night instructions were given after the playing XI was announced.

AB de Villiers considered withdrawing from World Cup semi-final over racial quotas
AB de Villiers considered withdrawing from World Cup semi-final over racial quotas

South Africa cricket team captain AB de Villiers had considered withdrawing from his side's semifinal tie against New Zealand in the World Cup over the issue of dropping a white player and replacing him with a black player in the squad to make the team's lineup more racially acceptable.

Vernon Philander selection not race-based, says CSA
Vernon Philander selection not race-based, says CSA

Cricket South Africa (CSA) has denied reports that the selection of pacer Vernon Philander ahead of fast bowler Kyle Abbott for their team's World Cup semi-final against New Zealand was racially motivated.

Cricket World Cup: Domingo defends Philander, Phangiso decisions
Cricket World Cup: Domingo defends Philander, Phangiso decisions

South Africa coach Russell Domingo Friday defended playing bowler Vernon Philander in the four-wicket World Cup semi-final loss to co-hosts New Zealand.

World Cup 2015: South Africa`s comedy of errors is no laughing matter
World Cup 2015: South Africa`s comedy of errors is no laughing matter

Another World Cup semi-final but another failure to get to the final has left many South Africa fans questioning what their side must do to reach one-day international cricket`s showpiece match.

World Cup 2015: Kumar Sangakkara`s ton run ends after joining 500 club
World Cup 2015: Kumar Sangakkara`s ton run ends after joining 500 club

Kumar Sangakkara became just the sixth player to score 500 runs at a World Cup before his record-breaking run of hundreds came to an end during Wednesday`s quarter-final against South Africa.

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: Vernon Philander absence may test depth, balance but not result
ICC World Cup: Vernon Philander absence may test depth, balance but not result

Vernon Philander`s hamstring injury will not only upset the balance of South Africa`s attack against West Indies but also test their pace bowling depth when the two sides clash in their World Cup Pool B match in Sydney on Friday.

India vs South Africa: Dale Steyn fit for high-stake clash
India vs South Africa: Dale Steyn fit for high-stake clash

South Africa`s premier fast bowler Dale Steyn is fit to lead their attack in a key World Cup match against India on Sunday after recovering from a bout of sinusitis.

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.

Proteas seek momentum in T20 series against Australia
Proteas seek momentum in T20 series against Australia

South Africa hope a win against Australia in a Twenty20 series getting under way this week will set them on the path for a successful summer, coach Russell Domingo said Friday.

Abbott says draw likely on cards as rain slows final Test

South African bowler Kyle Abbott has said that the rain has slowed the game and made a draw more likely despite Australia reportedly being in the commanding position of 494-7 following the second day of the final Test in Cape Town.

`Debutant` De Kock may miss out Newlands Test against Oz

South African batsman Quinton de Kock may reportedly miss out the third Test against Australia at Cape Town with his teammate Alviro Petersen likely to return to the team for the deciding Test.

Kyle Abbott to replace `injured` Parnell in third Test against Oz

South African seam bowler Kyle Abbott has reportedly been included in the squad for the third and deciding Test against Australia at Cape Town .

Kyle Abbott relishing chance to prove worth for Proteas

South African fast bowler Kyle Abbott has said that he is relishing the chance to prove his worth for his team by bowling at Indian batsmen in more bowler-friendly conditions in the second Test at his home ground, Kingsmead, from Thursday.

South Africa recall fast bowler Kyle Abbott for second Test against India

Dolphins fast bowler, Kyle Abbott, has been added to the Proteas` squad for the second Test against India, starting in Durban on December 26, according to reports.

De Villiers lauds debutant Abbott’s performance as ‘every captain’s dream’

South African veteran A B De Villiers has lauded debutant seamer Kyle Abbott, saying that he had delivered a ‘dream performance’ after South Africa enforced the follow-on in the third day of the final Test against Pakistan on Saturday.

South Africa beat Pakistan in third Test to complete clean sweep

Live updates from Day 2 of the third Test being played between South Africa and Pakistan at SuperSport Park, Centurion.