Hashim Amla ticks all the boxes in captaincy debut

Hashim Amla had big shoes to fill, literally and figuratively, when he took over the captaincy of the South African test team from Graeme Smith, but he has come through his first series in Sri Lanka having ticked all the right boxes.

Hashim Amla century lone bright spot for South Africa

Hashim Amla struck his first century as South Africa`s Test captain in a lonely battle against Sri Lankan spinners on the third day of the second and final Test today.

Proteas squad hosts coaching clinic for visually impaired cricketers in Lanka

Members of the South Africa squad took time out to host a coaching clinic for visually impaired cricketers in Colombo on Tuesday, ahead of their second Test against Sri Lanka, which is underway at the Sinhalese Sports Club Ground.

South Africa contemplating extra pace option for second Test against Sri Lanka

South Africa, on the verge of a rare series win in Sri Lanka, are considering playing an extra fast bowler on the Singhalese SC track which is not as conducive to spin as the one in Galle.

1st Test, Day 2: JP Duminy slams ton to put Proteas in command against Sri Lanka

Jean-Paul Duminy hit a superb unbeaten century to put South Africa in a position of strength on the second day of the first Test against Sri Lanka on Thursday.

1st Test: Dean Elgar`s ton takes South Africa to 268-5 vs Sri Lanka on Day 1

Opener Dean Elgar notched a superb 103 today as South Africa reached 268 for 5 on the opening day of the first Test against Sri Lanka.

Important to find a winning formula against Sri Lanka: Hashim Amla

South African cricket Test skipper Hashim Amla has said that it would be very important for his side to first find a winning formula to defeat the Sri Lankans in a forthcoming test series, rather than thinking about regaining the number one world ranking in Test Cricket.

World Twenty20: Sri Lanka`s prayers were answered, says Sammy

Divine intervention may have been partially responsible for Sri Lanka`s World Twenty20 semi-final victory on Thursday, according to West Indies captain Darren Sammy.

World Twenty20: South Africa vs Sri Lanka – As it happened...

Live updates from the 14th match of 2014 ICC World Twenty20, between South Africa and Sri Lanka being played at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium, Chittagong.

Dilshan guides Sri Lanka to 6-wicket win over Proteas in final T20

Sri Lanka won the final Twenty20 international against South Africa by six wickets in Hambantota on Tuesday to retain their number one ranking in the shortest format.

Bowlers won the day for Proteas` historic win: Du Plessis

The Proteas` T20 captain Faf du Plessis has praised his bowlers after South Africa won T20 series in Sri Lanka after being thrashed in the ODI series.

Dominant South Africa seal T20 series

South Africa defeated Sri Lanka by 22 runs in the second Twenty20 international in wind-swept Hambantota on Sunday to take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series.

Duminy, Miller lift South Africa to 145-6

Aggressive batting by JP Duminy and David Miller steered South Africa to 145-6 in the second Twenty20 international in wind-swept Hambantota on Sunday.

Duminy, Amla steer South Africa to 238

JP Duminy hit 97 and a fit-again Hashim Amla made 77 to lift South Africa to 238 all out in a must-win one-day international against Sri Lanka in Pallekele on Sunday.

De Villiers says proud of Proteas performance in ODI comeback win against Lanka

South African captain AB de Villiers said that he cannot express how proud he is of his team, which ended their four-match ODI winless streak by beating Sri Lanka by 56 runs in the third ODI at the Pallekele International Cricket Ground on Friday.

Proteas facing batting crisis in sub-continent

The South African cricket team`s batting capabilities in the sub-continent have come under the scanner after the team slumped to a second successive defeat in their five-match ODI tour of Sri Lanka on Tuesday, according to South African media.

Kumar Sangakkara century leads Sri Lanka to stunning win

Kumar Sangakkara celebrated his 350th one day international appearance with a career-best 169 on Saturday as Sri Lanka crushed South Africa by 180 runs at R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo.

ICC T20 World Cup: South African women start with easy win over Sri Lanka

South Africa hardly broke sweat as they cruised past hosts Sri Lanka by six wickets in the ICC Women`s World Twenty20 opener here on Wednesday.

Sri Lanka win the final ODI against South Africa

Powered by a Sangakarra ton, Sri Lanka completed a successful run chase of 312 in the final ODI against South Africa.

Du Plessis stars as South Africa beat Sri Lanka to clinch ODI series

South Africa beat Sri Lanka by four runs on the Duckworth/Lewis method in the third one-day international in Bloemfontein to take an unbeatable 3-0 lead in the five-match series.