South Africa vs West Indies: Vernon Philander shines as Proteas close in on victory
South Africa vs West Indies: Vernon Philander shines as Proteas close in on victory

Vernon Philander took five wickets as South Africa closed in on victory having reduced West Indies to 76 for two in their follow-on innings at the close of play on day three of the opening test on Friday.

Vernon Philander in double strike against solid West Indies
Vernon Philander in double strike against solid West Indies

Vernon Philander struck twice in his second spell after the West Indies made a solid start on the third day of the first Test against South Africa at SuperSport Park on Friday.

The West Indies were 110 for two at lunch in reply to South Africa`s 552 for five declared.

Australia vs South Africa, 3rd ODI: Aaron Finch century helps Aus score 329
Australia vs South Africa, 3rd ODI: Aaron Finch century helps Aus score 329

Opener Aaron Finch cracked 109 off 127 balls as Australia amassed a formidable 329 for five off their 50 overs in the third one-day international against South Africa on Wednesday.

Ravichandran Ashwin continues to top Test player rankings
Ravichandran Ashwin continues to top Test player rankings

 Ravichandran Ashwin is the lone Indian to feature in the top 10 of the latest Reliance ICC Test Player Rankings as he continues to lead the way in the all-rounders list.

CLT20 2014: Cape Cobras vs Kings XI Punjab - Preview
CLT20 2014: Cape Cobras vs Kings XI Punjab - Preview

On a roll after making the semifinals, Kings XI Punjab would aim to keep the winning run going when they take on South Africa's Cape Cobras in a Group B encounter of the Oppo Champions League here on Sunday.

CLT20 2014 Live Score: Barbados Tridents vs Cape Cobras
CLT20 2014 Live Score: Barbados Tridents vs Cape Cobras

Live updates from the 12th match of the Champions League Twenty20 between Barbados Tridents and Cape Cobras at Punjab Cricket Association Stadium, Mohali.

CLT20: Cape Cobras struck by Blizzard as Hobart Hurricanes win by 6 wkts
CLT20: Cape Cobras struck by Blizzard as Hobart Hurricanes win by 6 wkts

Aiden Blizzard played a blistering knock as Hobart Hurricanes beat Cape Cobras by six wickets in a group league encounter of the Champions League T20, to keep their hopes of qualifying for the semi-final alive.

Dale Steyn, Morne Morkel back for South Africa in triangular series

Pacemen Dale Steyn and Morne Morkel have been added to the South African one-day international squad for a triangular series involving hosts Zimbabwe and Australia starting on Monday, but Vernon Philander misses out with a hamstring injury.

3rd ODI: Quinton de Kock stars as Proteas cruise to series whitewash

Opener Quinton de Kock smashed 84 as a weakened South Africa crushed Zimbabwe by seven wickets to complete a whitewash in their three-match ODI series at Queens Sports Club in Bulawayo on Thursday.

Kumar Sangakkara top Test batsman, Ravichandran Ashwin best all-rounder

Former Sri Lankan captain Kumar Sangakkara has regained the number-one Test batting spot in the Reliance ICC Player Rankings for Test Batsmen while there was some good news for India as Ravichandran Ashwin moved to the top of the all-rounder`s list.

South Africa secure draw against Sri Lanka to reclaim top test ranking

South Africa reclaimed top spot in cricket`s test rankings after grimly hanging on for a draw in the second and final test against Sri Lanka on Monday to win the series 1-0.

South Africa coach Russell Domingo defends Vernon Philander in ball tampering row

South Africa coach Russell Domingo on Saturday denied his team was earning a reputation for ball tampering after Vernon Philander become the second bowler in the last nine months to be fined for the offence.

Vernon Philander fined for ICC Code of Conduct breach

South Africa`s Vernon Philander has been fined 75 per cent of his match fee after breaching the ICC Code of Conduct during the third day`s play in the first cricket Test against Sri Lanka in Galle.

Ravichandran Ashwin stays on eighth spot in Test bowlers chart

India may not have played a Test match for more than three months now but off-spinner R Ashwin held on to his eighth spot in the ICC Test bowlers` rankings led by South African paceman Dale Steyn.

Proteas coach defends Philander despite flop show in Oz Test series

South African coach Russell Domingo has defended pace bowler Vernon Philander despite his second consecutive underwhelming series against Australia, saying that Philander had been a `phenomenal player` for South Africa for more than a year for which he should be cut some slack for his poor show in `just three quietish Tests`.

Clarke admits was `out of line` following verbal brawl with Philander

Australian captain Michael Clarke reportedly admitted that he had been out of order following a heated exchange with South Africa`s Vernon Philander during the closing stages of their third and final Test at Newlands .

3rd Test, Day 2: Michael Clarke steers Australia to strong position against South Africa

Australian captain Michael Clarke hit an unbeaten 161 to guide his team to a strong position on the second day of the third and final Test against South Africa at Newlands on Sunday.

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.

Proteas management slams David Warner

The South African management has slammed Australian opener David Warner for his comments questioning whether the hosts were acting within the limits with scuffing of the ball in their second Test victory, which was secured with devastating reverse swing bowling.

2nd Test: Australia collapse sees South Africa level series

South Africa took nine wickets after tea to level their three match series against Australia on the fourth day of the second Test at St George`s Park Sunday.