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07 December 2018 8:22 PM De Kock steers Blitz to Cape derby honours

Cape Town - Proteas batsman Quinton de Kock steered the Cape Town Blitz to a comfortable victory against the Paarl Rocks at Newlands on Friday. De Kock smashed 93 off 47 balls - including 12 fours and 3 sixes - to keep his side at the top of the table in the Mzansi Super League. The Blitz, who won by 6 wickets, also recorded their first win against their 24

29 November 2018 12:05 PM SA Invitation XI named for Pakistan warm-up

Cape Town - Marques Ackerman of KZN Coastal will captain the South African Invitation XI to play Pakistan in a three-day match at Willowmoore Park, Benoni from December 19 to 21, ahead of the three-match Test Series between the visitors and the Proteas which starts at SuperSport Park, Centurion, on December 26. Marques Ackerman (KZN Coastal, captain) 28

26 November 2018 3:03 PM Bumper season expected as Proteas set to face Pakistan, Sri Lanka

Cape Town - Tickets have gone on sale for what promises to be an exciting home season of cricket for the Proteas as they face Pakistan and Sri Lanka. “As we prepare for a bumper home season with both Pakistan and Sri Lanka visiting our shores, we can all look forward to a programme of top class international cricket,” commented CSA Chief Executive, Thabang 28

21 November 2018 1:59 PM Proteas star earning plaudits for commentary work

Cape Town - Proteas star JP Duminy has been praised for his work in the commentary box during the ongoing Mzansi Super League (MSL). The 34-year-old is missing the tournament with a shoulder injury and was drafted in to be part of the SABC commentary team. The response has been largely positive, with Duminy offering modern insights into the world of T20I cricket 36

20 November 2018 6:53 AM Former Protea named interim Windies coach

Pothas played three ODIs for the Proteas, and has coached in international cricket before, having been appointed Sri Lanka’s fielding coach in July 2016, and was their interim head coach in some of the intervening time. He is now Windies’ fielding coach, and Cricket West Indies Director of Cricket Jimmy Adams felt his appointment was important for "continuity" 32

17 November 2018 8:36 PM Giants' Duckett outshines Gayle at the Bullring

Cape Town - Everyone may have come to the Wanderers on Saturday evening to watch West Indies superstar Chris Gayle turn out for the Jozi Stars, but it was the Nelson Mandela Bay Giants’ English international, Ben Duckett, that stole the show in the Mzansi Super League clash. Duckett smashed 75 off only 45 balls to power the Giants to a comfortable five–wicket 32

16 November 2018 10:00 AM Former Proteas batsman eyes future in umpiring

Cape Town - Former Proteas batsman Stiaan van Zyl has become a Western Province Cricket Association (WPCA) umpire. The 31-year-old Van Zyl, who played 12 Tests for the Proteas between 2014 and 2016 before signing a Kolpak deal, has been umpiring during the ongoing WPCA 2018/19 season. He will stand in Saturday's Premier League fixture between Claremont 41

15 November 2018 8:09 PM Rossouw thinking Kolpak not Proteas for now..

Cape Town - Rilee Rossouw admits that, although he has thought about returning to play for the Proteas, he will continue his Kolpak deal with Hampshire. Rossouw has returned to South Africa to partake in the Mzansi Super League, which gets under way on Friday. Rossouw, who has played 36 ODIs and 15 T20Is for the Proteas, left South Africa in January 32

15 November 2018 1:38 PM 17-strong commentary team for Mzansi Super League

Cape Town - Legendary Pakistani opening batsman Aamir Sohail will lead a strong commentary team containing 17 names for the Mzansi Super League (MSL), which officially opens with a top clash between the Cape Town Blitz and Tshwane Spartans at Newlands on Friday. The 32 tournament matches will be exclusively showcased by the SA Broadcasting Corporation 32

14 November 2018 10:30 AM Steyn to miss Aussie T20I, returns to SA

Cape Town - Proteas seamer Dale Steyn has been released from the squad and will return to South Africa from Australia, meaning he will not feature in Saturday's one-off T20I on the Gold Coast. There is nothing wrong with him, but Steyn is returning to take part in the Mzansi Super League and play for the Cape Town Blitz. The Blitz take on the Tshwane 35