SA vs WI, 2nd Test: Faf du Plessis gets ton but rain wins the day
SA vs WI, 2nd Test: Faf du Plessis gets ton but rain wins the day

Faf du Plessis scored his fourth test century but rain washed out almost the entire second day as South Africa closed on 289 for three in the second test against West Indies on Saturday.

South Africa vs West Indies: Faf du Plessis reaches hundred before rain
South Africa vs West Indies: Faf du Plessis reaches hundred before rain

Faf du Plessis completed his fourth Test century and was dismissed immediately afterwards on a rain-hit second morning of the second Test between South Africa and the West Indies at St George`s Park on Saturday.

Debut against South Africa was joy and butterflies, says West Indian pacer
Debut against South Africa was joy and butterflies, says West Indian pacer

West Indies' left-arm seamer Kenroy Peters described his Test debut against South Africa as one of "joy and butterflies", and dedicated his first Test wicket to seven-week-old son Ethan.

West Indies face tough task in second Test against South Africa
West Indies face tough task in second Test against South Africa

The West Indies face a daunting task when they take on South Africa in the second Test at Port Elizabeth`s St George`s Park on Friday.

Temba Bavuma, South Africa' s black hope, set to face Windies
Temba Bavuma, South Africa' s black hope, set to face Windies

Temba Bavuma could become only the sixth ethnic black African to play Test cricket for South Africa when the second Test against the West Indies starts at St George`s Park on Friday.

Windies look to fight back on friendlier pitch against South Africa
Windies look to fight back on friendlier pitch against South Africa

West Indies can look forward to more favourable batting conditions for the second test in Port Elizabeth on Friday as they look to overcome the mental scars of collapsing on Pretoria`s seamer-friendly strip.

Sad PCB is yet to recognise my triple ton: Hanif Mohammad
Sad PCB is yet to recognise my triple ton: Hanif Mohammad

Hanif Mohammad, often called the sub continent's original Little Master, celebrated his 80th birthday with the complaint that the Pakistan cricket authorities had to this day not recognised and rewarded him for his triple century against the West Indies in 1957.

Imran Tahir in as Robin Peterson becomes latest injury casualty
Imran Tahir in as Robin Peterson becomes latest injury casualty

Left-arm slow bowler Robin Peterson has become the latest player ruled out of the ongoing test series between South Africa and West Indies after he was injured in practice on Tuesday.

Spinner Robin Peterson doubtful for second Test against Windies
Spinner Robin Peterson doubtful for second Test against Windies

South Africa's left-arm spinner Robin Peterson is doubtful for the Boxing Day Test against the West Indies here after picking up an injury during a fielding session Tuesday, according to media reports.

Kenroy Peters called up as Kemar Roach ruled out of South Africa tour
Kenroy Peters called up as Kemar Roach ruled out of South Africa tour

Left-arm West Indies seamer Kenroy Peters has been confirmed as the replacement for the injured Kemar Roach, on the Test tour of South Africa.

Windies trio victimised by WICB, claims lawyer
Windies trio victimised by WICB, claims lawyer

A lawyer retained by some West Indies players during the recent strike impasse has accused the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) of victimisation in the axing of the experienced trio of Dwayne Bravo, Darren Sammy and Kieron Pollard from the one-day squad to face South Africa.

Don't write off West Indies just yet, warns Denesh Ramdin
Don't write off West Indies just yet, warns Denesh Ramdin

Captain Denesh Ramdin has warned detractors not to write the West Indies off just yet following their innings defeat in the first Test against South Africa.

Deonarine replaces Fudadin in Windies Test squad
Deonarine replaces Fudadin in Windies Test squad

 In-form Guyana left-hander Narsingh Deonarine has been named as a repalcement for Assad Fudadin for the West Indies tour of South Africa.

New skipper Jason Holder trusts senior players will support
New skipper Jason Holder trusts senior players will support

Newly appointed One-Day International (ODI) captain Jason Holder is convinced he will have the full support of the West Indies squad, despite his relative inexperience at the highest level.

Darren Sammy, Kieron Pollard, Dwayne Bravo axed in favour of untested trio
Darren Sammy, Kieron Pollard, Dwayne Bravo axed in favour of untested trio

Uncapped all-rounder Jonathan Carter has received his maiden call-up while highly regarded all-rounder Carlos Brathwaite and seasoned campaigner Narsingh Deonarine have been recalled to the West Indies One-Day International (ODI) squad to face South Africa.

Dale Steyn rips apart West Indies as South Africa wins first Test
Dale Steyn rips apart West Indies as South Africa wins first Test

Dale Steyn ripped through the West Indian batting as South Africa hurried to victory by an innings and 220 runs on the fourth morning of the first Test at SuperSport Park on Saturday.

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.

Windies sweating on Kemar Roach injury
Windies sweating on Kemar Roach injury

 West Indies have been left sweating on the fitness of frontline fast bowler Kemar Roach after he pulled up with an ankle injury during the first day of the opening Test against South Africa here.

Brian Lara brands Wasim Akram 'fastest, best bowler' he ever faced
Brian Lara brands Wasim Akram 'fastest, best bowler' he ever faced

West Indies legend Brian Lara has branded former Pakistani bowling great as the fastest and the best bowler he ever faced during his illustrious international career spanning 17 years.

'On fire' Kieron Pollard blasts six sixes in an over
'On fire' Kieron Pollard blasts six sixes in an over

West Indies' big-hitting middle-order all-rounder Kieron Pollard blasted an amazing 36 runs off one over that included a wide in a batting performance for the domestic Australian team the Adelaide Strikers.