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12 August, 2017 3:55 PM Dale Steyn may not be seen at Test level again, says Faf du Plessis

Steyn's long absence has been hurting the Proteas, especially after Vernon Philander was plagued with one as well.  New Delhi: South Africa pacer Dale Steyn has been out of action since his shoulder injury during the Australia series last year. His long absence has been hurting the Proteas, especially after Vernon Philander was plagued with one as well. Test skipper 32

7 August, 2017 7:09 PM England beat South Africa by 177 runs in Manchester Test, win series 3-1

Manchester: Moeen Ali completed a brilliant series with a five-wicket haul as England beat South Africa by 177 runs in the fourth Test at Old Trafford on Monday. Victory, achieved with more than a day to spare, also saw England take the four-match series 3-1, with Joe Root triumphant in his first series as England captain. South Africa, set a massive 33

29 July, 2017 5:23 PM England has a firm grip on the third Test

Bavuma’s gutsy half-century helps South Africa avoid the follow-on Keaton Jennings survived a couple of scares against his native South Africa as England maintained its grip on the third Test at The Oval on Saturday. England was 74 for one in its second innings, a lead of 252 at stumps on a gloomy third day where rain meant only 32 overs out of scheduled 23

14 July, 2017 8:03 PM England vs South Africa, 2nd Test: Visiting Proteas survive difficult periods to 309-6 on Day 1

Nottingham: South Africa came through two difficult periods to reach 309-6 against England at stumps on Day 1 of the second test today, suggesting the Proteas' gamble to bat first in difficult conditions may have paid off. South Africa was 66-2 before a 113-run partnership between Hashim Amla and Quinton de Kock. Then, Stuart Broad (3-47) and Ben Stokes 33

12 June, 2017 12:45 PM Faf du Plessis to miss England T20Is

Faf du Plessis, South Africa's Test and T20I captain, will miss the upcoming T20I series against England as he will return home for the birth of his first child, according to reports. Du Plessis is hopeful of returning to England ahead of the Test series, that starts on July 6. It was also reported that big names like Hashim Amla and JP Duminy, among 39

12 June, 2017 10:19 AM View-Counterview: Should AB de Villiers continue being SA's ODI captain?

Yet another ICC tournament has come and gone for South Africa and it has left behind only a sour aftertaste in the rainbow nation. Following their recent knock-out at the hands of defending champions India, there were questions volleyed from every possible quarter - one of them questioning even AB de Villiers's big-game pedigree. His untimely run-out 81

11 June, 2017 10:22 AM India vs South Africa, ICC Champions Trophy 2017

It's that man, R Ashwin. Must say he's deserved that wicket. He's been very tight on a slowish surface. He tosses one up to Amla, invites the drive and is willing to concede four. Next ball is little quicker and pushes Amla back for a cut. Dhoni does well to hold on to the knick. Amla walks. Gone for a laboured 54-ball 35 just when he was looking to kick on. SA 77/1 (De Kock 35, Faf du Plessis 36

11 June, 2017 3:54 AM ICC Champions Trophy: India face South Africa in do-or-die clash

India need a win or washout to go in the semifinals, while a loss would eliminate the defending champions. Defending champions India will face a stern test when they take on top-ranked ODI side South Africa in a do-or-die virtual quarter-final clash of the Champions Trophy at the Kennington Oval. India will head into their final Group B fixture against 28

10 June, 2017 8:31 AM ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Acid Test For Captain Virat Kohli As India Face South Africa In Do-Or-Die Clash

Virat Kohli will be facing the toughest battle of his nascent ODI captaincy career when India take on SA in a do-or-die virtual 'quarter-final'. Virat Kohli will be facing the toughest battle of his nascent ODI captaincy career when defending champions India take on South Africa in a do-or-die virtual 'quarter-final' of the ICC Champions Trophy on Sunday 38

25 May, 2017 5:27 PM Morgan’s century sets up England’s victory

Moeen chips in with all-round show as the host goes 1-0 up England captain Eoin Morgan’s fine century laid the platform for a 72-run win over South Africa in the day-night first One-Day International at Headingley on Wednesday. Victory over South Africa, the world’s No. 1 ODI side, gave England a morale boost just a week before it hosts the Champions 27