West Indies look to turn tables on South Africa
West Indies look to turn tables on South Africa

Outplayed in a Test series, the West Indies will seek to turn the tables on South Africa in a three-match Twenty20 international series which starts at Newlands on Friday.

Windies paid the price for batting failure: Denesh Ramdin
Windies paid the price for batting failure: Denesh Ramdin

West Indies captain Denesh Ramdin has accepted middle-order batting failures led to his side's defeat in the just ended Test series against South Africa.

West Indies youngsters promise brighter future: Denesh Ramdin
West Indies youngsters promise brighter future: Denesh Ramdin

Beleaguered West Indies cricket has a promising future with exciting young players being further exposed to the test format recently, captain Denesh Ramdin said following his team`s series loss in South Africa. 

Hashim Amla looks ahead to tougher challenges
Hashim Amla looks ahead to tougher challenges

South African captain Hashim Amla hit the winning runs on the fifth day of the third and final Test against the West Indies at Newlands on Tuesday, collected the International Cricket Council mace and a $500 000 cheque for the world champion Test team, then looked ahead to what he expects to be a challenging year.

3rd Test: Dean Elgar guides South Africa to victory against Windies
3rd Test: Dean Elgar guides South Africa to victory against Windies

Dean Elgar guided South Africa to a series-clinching victory by eight wickets on the fifth day of the third and final Test against the West Indies at Newlands on Tuesday.

`Awful shot` sparks West Indies collapse
`Awful shot` sparks West Indies collapse

 Marlon Samuels played one big shot too many and opened the way for a West Indian collapse on the fourth day of the third and final Test against South Africa at Newlands on Monday.

West Indies opener Kraigg Brathwaite hits a seven
West Indies opener Kraigg Brathwaite hits a seven

West Indies opener Kraigg Brathwaite earned a footnote in cricket history on Sunday when he got off the mark with a seven in the third Test against South Africa at Newlands. 

AB de Villiers century takes South Africa into lead against Windies
AB de Villiers century takes South Africa into lead against Windies

AB de Villiers hit a century as South Africa surged into the lead on the third day of the third and final Test against the West Indies at Newlands on Sunday.

Amla, De Villiers dig in against West Indies
Amla, De Villiers dig in against West Indies

South African captain Hashim Amla made a patient half-century as he and AB de Villiers steered their team towards a sound position on the second day of the third and final Test against the West Indies at Newlands on Saturday.

Faf Du Plessis leads South African reply against Windies
Faf Du Plessis leads South African reply against Windies

Faf du Plessis hit a solid half-century as South Africa made steady progress on the second day of the third and final Test against the West Indies at Newlands on Saturday.

Dale Steyn among wickets again as West Indies dismissed for 329
Dale Steyn among wickets again as West Indies dismissed for 329

South Africa fast bowler Dale Steyn claimed two more wickets early on the second day of the last test to help dismiss the West Indies for 329 in their first innings at Newlands on Saturday.

Dale Steyn sets new mark after West Indian defiance
Dale Steyn sets new mark after West Indian defiance

Dale Steyn became South Africa’s second highest wicket taker as West Indies reached 276 for six on the first day of the third test on Friday.

South Africa vs West Indies: Ramdin leads fightback after Harmer triple
South Africa vs West Indies: Ramdin leads fightback after Harmer triple

Debutant off-spinner Simon Harmer took three wickets before West Indian captain Denesh Ramdin led a fightback against South Africa on the first day of the third and final Test at Newlands on Friday.

Devon Smith falls after gutsy 47, West Indies 80-2 against South Africa at lunch
Devon Smith falls after gutsy 47, West Indies 80-2 against South Africa at lunch

West Indies opener Devon Smith hit a gutsy 47 before losing his wicket at the stroke of lunch on the opening morning of the third and final test against South Africa at Newlands on Friday.

West Indies learning from South Africa: Denesh Ramdin
West Indies learning from South Africa: Denesh Ramdin

West Indies captain Denesh Ramdin said on Thursday that the main benefit of playing in South Africa was the opportunity for his young side to absorb some of the lessons that have made the hosts the number one team in the world.

South Africa strong favourite against West Indies at happy hunting ground
South Africa strong favourite against West Indies at happy hunting ground

That West Indies go into the final test against South Africa with an opportunity to draw the three-match series is probably more than they could have hoped for after a crushing defeat in the first game in Pretoria.

Wounded South Africa clinging to cricket throne

The resounding thud of South Africa`s fall on home soil capped an intriguing season of test cricket that has seen the establishment rocked and an ambitious Australia return to court with a swagger.

Graeme Smith spent months toying with retirement decision

It was not the result he wanted but Graeme Smith`s final day as South African test captain ended with his side showing grit and dogged resilience, mirroring his 12-year international career.

Hobbling hero Ryan Harris earns Michael Clarke praise

When Ryan Harris hobbled into Newlands for the final day of the third test against South Africa on Wednesday, it seemed unlikely he would end up being the man to clinch the series for Australia.

Smith fails as South Africa lose three before tea

Graeme Smith was out for three in his last Test innings as South Africa crashed to 15 for three chasing 511 to win on the fourth day of the third and final Test at Newlands on Tuesday.