New cricket match altitude record set on `roof of Africa`
New cricket match altitude record set on `roof of Africa`

A group of international cricketers on Friday set a new record for the highest-ever match with a lung busting effort at the top of Kilimanjaro.

Ashley Giles, Makhaya Ntini to play cricket at 19,341 feet on Mount Kilimanjaro
Ashley Giles, Makhaya Ntini to play cricket at 19,341 feet on Mount Kilimanjaro

When you`re climbing Africa`s tallest mountain to play the world`s highest game of cricket, you`d better make sure you`ve got a spare ball.

Highest game `hardest Test` for South African icon Makhaya Ntini
Highest game `hardest Test` for South African icon Makhaya Ntini

South African cricket legend Makhaya Ntini learned to play barefoot before being talent spotted and handed a pair of boots, and he knows about bowling on a bumpy pitch.

South Africa to consider franchise `quotas`

South African cricket officials are set to consider a proposal forcing professional franchises to include at least two black Africans in every team.

CSA to appoint a black selector soon

Cricket South Africa (CSA) plans to appoint a black selector soon as part of its efforts to transform the sport in the country.

Ex-Proteas coach Arthur hoses down ‘race row’ in South African cricket

Former South African coach Mickey Arthur has tried to hose down the recent race debate that erupted following former fast bowler Makhaya Ntini’s remarks over non-selection of wicket keeper Thami Tsolekile.

Ntini blasts ‘racism’ behind Proteas’ team selection

South African fast bowler Makhaya Ntini has lashed out at his team over the alleged preference of ‘white’ bowlers in the Test squad as the Proteas squad consider a replacement for injured JP Duminy.

Proteas must learn teamwork from IPL stints: Makhaya Ntini

South African cricketers tend to perform better as individuals rather than as a unit and they must learn a few lessons in teamwork through their stints in the ongoing IPL, feels former Proteas paceman Makhaya Ntini.

`Kirsten wants to change South African cricket culture`

Former India coach and presently in charge of the South African cricket team, Gary Kirsten, has great plans for the Proteas, according to several former players.

Ntini is now South Africa`s Cricket Development Ambassador

Makhaya Ntini has been appointed as CSA`s first Cricket Development Ambassador.

With Ntini, celebrations never end

Some become above average by the force of their perpendicular grit.

With Ntini, celebrations never end

Some become above average by the force of their perpendicular grit.

With Ntini, celebrations never end

Some cricketers become above average by the force of their perpendicular grit and passion.

With Ntini, celebrations never end

Some cricketers become above average by the force of their perpendicular grit and passion.

Ntini feted as curtain comes down on career

Makhaya Ntini’s career came to an end on Sunday on an occasion which was at least as much about emotion as it was about cricket.

Fill my shoes, says Ntini to Tsotsobe

Makhaya Ntini, the first black cricketer to represent South Africa, urged young pacer Lonwabo Tsotsobe to step into his shoes.

Ntini regrets not becoming SA`s highest wicket taker

Makhaya Ntini will bid adieu to the international cricket on Sunday after a Twenty20 match against India.

Largest African crowd to honour Tendulkar, Ntini

South African President Jacob Zuma and a host of Bollywood stars led by Shahrukh Khan will be joined by the biggest crowd ever at a cricket match on the African continent to honour Sachin Tendulkar and Makhaya Ntini.

Arthur lying about Ntini`s race card call: Mali

Former CSA president Ray Mali says ex-coach Mickey Arthur`s claims that Makhaya Ntini used the race card after being dropped from the side are lies.

Ntini played the race card: Mickey Arthur

South African cricketer Makhaya Ntini played the race card when things did not go his way, disclosed former team coach Mickey Arthur.