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19 June 2018 10:02 AM Steyn sets sights on major Test milestones

Cape Town - Proteas speedster Dale Steyn is eyeing a unique Test milestone for the Proteas ... and it's not Shaun Pollock's record as the country's leading wicket-taker in the format. Steyn needs just three more wickets to surpass Pollock's 421 and make that record his own, but now that he is back to full fitness he is considering the possibility of becoming 15

18 June 2018 9:13 AM Tahir 'rested' from Proteas ODI squad

Cape Town - Cricket South Africa (CSA) on Monday took the next step in broadening the talent pool for Vision 2019 when it named both the Proteas squad for the ODI series in Sri Lanka as well as the South Africa 'A' squad for the triangular limited overs series against India A and Australia A on the subcontinent. “Both series are extremely important parts 20

10 June 2018 11:18 AM Bavuma honoured to be part of 'sporting history' at Ellis Park

Cape Town - Temba Bavuma, said he was honoured to have been part of the Springbok's emphatic come-from-behind 42-39 victory over England at Ellis Park in Johannesburg. The diminutive Proteas middle-order batsman carried the national flag onto the field and stood with the team during the national anthems. Bavuma took to Twitter, calling Saturday "a day entrenched 22

09 June 2018 7:20 AM Former Proteas bowler receives MBE

Cape own - ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Managing Director and former Proteas bowler Steve Elworthy has been awarded an MBE for his services to cricket. Elworthy, 53, has previously been Tournament Director for four different ICC global events held in England and Wales, and one in South Africa - the ICC Champions Trophy in both 2017 and 2013, The ICC Women’s 20

07 June 2018 7:32 PM Amla’s stay cut short with Steyn to step in

Cape Town - English county Hampshire announced on Thursday that Proteas batsman Hashim Amla has returned to South Africa after suffering an injury last month. According to the club's official website, Amla suffered a minor knee injury in May. Amla will not return to England in order to ensure his recovery before the Proteas Test series against Sri Lanka 22

07 June 2018 7:32 AM Steyn smashed, but unscathed in comeback match

Cape Town - Proteas speedster Dale Steyn did not have the best day at the office on his comeback to cricket on Wednesday night. Steyn is in England where he has just started a month-long stint with Hampshire, and he played his first game for the County in a Royal London One Day Cup match. With Hampshire defending 356 against Somerset, Steyn found the going 21

04 June 2018 7:59 PM Rabada hoping to be fit for Sri Lanka series

Cape Town - Proteas paceman Kagiso Rabada is hopeful of being fit to face Sri Lanka in South Africa's upcoming tour to the sub-continent next month. Rabada is currently sidelined with a lower back stress reaction, which he suffered during the fourth Test against Australia at the Wanderers. The fast bowler was ruled out for three months in early April 23

01 June 2018 5:42 PM Ngidi hoping to build on IPL form

Cape Town - Proteas fast bowler Lungi Ngidi is taking confidence from his Indian Premier League (IPL) performances ahead of South Africa's tour to Sri Lanka. Ngidi made his IPL debut this year for the returning Chennai Super Kings. The 21-year-old took one wicket, as the Super Kings defeated the Sunrisers Hyderabad in the final by eight wickets 20

30 May 2018 5:07 PM Without AB, Proteas CWC hopes dented

Cape Town - Former South African fast bowler Allan Donald believes that the Proteas Cricket World Cup campaign has been badly dented by the loss of AB de Villiers. Donald was speaking at the 2019 Cricket World Cup launch at Brick Lane in London to start the countdown for next year's showpiece. The 51-year-old reckons that without former Proteas star batsman 25

28 May 2018 5:02 PM SA blew golden opportunity post-SWC 2010

Cape Town - Former Bafana Bafana defender Matthew Booth says South Africa did not take advantage of the “football euphoria” after the 2010 Soccer World Cup. FIFA gave the country a cash boost of R685 million after the tournament, with R137 million used to build the South African Football Association (SAFA) an office next to the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg 21