Springboks, Wallabies fight to be second best in Rugby Championship
Springboks, Wallabies fight to be second best in Rugby Championship

Second place in the world rankings and probably second place in the Rugby Championship are up for grabs when South Africa host Australia in Cape Town Saturday.

South Africa win toss, elect to bowl against Australia
South Africa win toss, elect to bowl against Australia

AB de Villiers won the toss and elected to bowl as he returned to captain South Africa against Australia in a key triangular series clash on Tuesday.

SA vs Aus: Rain forces first Twenty20 international to be abandoned

The first Twenty20 international between South Africa and Australia at St George`s Park was abandoned because of rain without a ball bowled on Sunday.

3rd Test, Day 4: South Africa vs Australia - As it happened...

Live updates of Day four of the third and final Test between South Africa and Australia from Newlands, Cape Town.

Graeme Smith`s retirement ushers in new era for South Africa

He was seen as a brash, arrogant and aloof South African but no one can dispute the impact Graeme Smith had on the world stage as he became the most successful captain in test history.

South Africa captain Graeme Smith announces shock retirement

Graeme Smith, one of the most dogged batsmen of his generation, stunned South Africa on Monday by announcing he will retire from international cricket at the end of the ongoing third test against Australia at Newlands.

3rd Test, Day 3: South Africa vs Australia - As it happened...

Live updates of Day three of the third and final Test between South Africa and Australia from Newlands, Cape Town.

3rd Test, Day 2: South Africa vs Australia - As it happened...

Live updates of Day-2 of the third and final Test between South Africa and Australia from Newlands, Cape Town.

3rd Test: South Africa vs Australia - As it happened...

Live updates of third and final Test between South Africa and Australia from Newlands, Cape Town.

3rd Test: Captain courage Clarke praised for being hit man

Australian skipper Michael Clarke was hailed as captain courage on Saturday after being hit five times by South African fast bowler Morne Morkel and twice requiring treatment in a fiery third Test.

Steyn backs Morkel to make Australia suffer again in final Test

Dale Steyn, the world`s number one test bowler, says his team mate Morne Morkel will be the player to watch when South Africa play Australia in the series-deciding third test starting at Newlands on Saturday.

3rd Test: South Africa seek to end Australia hoodoo

Graeme Smith`s South Africa will seek to cross what has become the final frontier for the country`s Test squad when they take on Australia in the series-deciding third and final Test at Newlands from Saturday.

3rd Test: Pressure on captains Smith, Clarke in decider

Captains Graeme Smith and Michael Clarke will be under greater than usual pressure when South Africa and Australia clash in the series-deciding third Test from Saturday.

Momentum has swung towards South Africa, says Hashim Amla

South Africa will head to their favourite ground with momentum in their favour when they take on Australia in the series-deciding third test at Newlands, batsman Hashim Amla said on Tuesday.

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 .

Selection dilemma for victorious South Africa

South Africa face a selection dilemma ahead of the decisive third Test against Australia, starting at Newlands Saturday, despite a convincing 231-run second Test win in Port Elizabeth.

Australia`s Lehmann pleased to be `bowled out`

Australia`s dramatic collapse against South Africa at the weekend has drawn inevitable comparisons with their previous test defeat but vanquished coach Darren Lehmann says the two losses were vastly different.

Skipper Smith salutes South African comeback

South Africa achieved something in the second test that would have been beyond most teams, said captain Graeme Smith after his side`s 231-run win over Australia on Sunday.

2nd Test: Dale Steyn spell swung the match, says Michael Clarke

Australian captain Michael Clarke paid tribute to a great spell of fast reverse swing bowling by South Africa`s Dale Steyn after his side were bundled to defeat on the fourth day of the second Test at St George`s Park on Sunday.

South Africa vs Australia: 2nd Test, Day 4 - As it happened...

Live updates from Day 4 of the 2nd Test between South Africa and Australia being played at at St George`s Park