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South Africa

Leave Test cricket alone, says Ian Botham after England's thrilling win

The ICC Cricket Committee will take a call on the proposal of having four day Tests instead of the traditional five-day format.

08 Jan 2020 3:55 PM

Rory Burns doubtful for two-match Tests vs Sri Lanka after ankle ligament injury

Burns was injured ahead of the 2nd test against South Africa in Cape Town and has been ruled out of the remainder of the 4-match series.

06 Jan 2020 5:48 PM

Dominic Sibley, Joe Root put England in command of second test

The tourists reached 218 for four at stumps, a lead of 264.

06 Jan 2020 1:38 PM

Stuart Broad, James Anderson strike to leave SA reeling at 60-3 at lunch

South Africa were 60 for three at lunch in reply to England's first innings total of 269.

04 Jan 2020 5:44 PM

South Africa restrict England to 262/9 on Day 1

Pace bowler Nortje finished with 2-54 off 17 overs as Proteas restricted England on a Newlands wicket that was expected to be full of runs.

04 Jan 2020 11:42 AM

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Kagiso Rabada ready for second Test, says Quinton De Kock

Rabada bowled splendidly well and scalped seven English batsmen.

03 Jan 2020 1:00 PM

England receive double injury blow ahead of second test vs South Africa

Burns joined Archer on the sidelines after injuring his left ankle warming up before Thursday’s practice in a kickabout with a football.

03 Jan 2020 10:58 AM

England sweating over Jofra Archer's availibility in second Test against SA

If Archer fails to recover in time, then England may have to leave him out.

02 Jan 2020 1:26 PM

England planning for specialist spinner for second Test vs South Africa

That means a seamer such as record wicket-taker James Anderson or Stuart Broad may be dropped.

01 Jan 2020 7:04 PM

South Africa stretch first Test lead over England to 300

The tourists fought back by taking three wickets, including both overnight batsmen and all-rounder Dwaine Pretorius.

28 Dec 2019 5:40 PM

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Felt like I was playing my debut match: Quinton de Kock

De Kock came into bat with South Africa at 111/4, and he quickly took the game to the opposition as he hammered for regular boundaries.

27 Dec 2019 12:00 PM

Quinton De Kock's 95 rescues Proteas as SA reach 277/9 vs England at the day 1

England took a wicket with the opening delivery of the four-test series and had their hosts teetering on 111-5 after lunch.

27 Dec 2019 11:00 AM

Stuart Broad completes 400 scalps in this decade

The 33-year-old pacer has now joined the list which is lead by compatriot James Anderson with 428 wickets.

26 Dec 2019 8:45 PM

James Anderson second English cricketer to play 150 Tests

Overall, he has now become the ninth cricketer to play 150 Tests for their country.

26 Dec 2019 1:48 PM

Rassie Van Der Dussen to make debut in England Test series

The 30-year-old Van der Dussen will bat at number five, in the place of Temba Bavuma who has been ruled out with a hip injury.

26 Dec 2019 10:19 AM

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Ben Stokes trains ahead of South Africa tests, but three players sit out

Stokes spent Tuesday at the bedside of father Ged, who was hospitalised the day before due to a 'serious illness'.

25 Dec 2019 5:01 PM

Juergen Klopp meets Faf Du Plessis, SA skipper becomes Liverpool coach's fan

Du Plessis was having dinner with Siya Kolisi in a Cape Town restaurant in Nov when Klopp, on a private visit to South Africa, walked in.

25 Dec 2019 3:47 PM

Nice to have balance between new and old faces: Keshav Maharaj

The 29-year-old said that young players can learn from the experienced players about the game.

25 Dec 2019 3:32 PM

SA looking for fresh start after coaching system change, says Faf Du Plessis

Former test captain Graeme Smith was appointed director of cricket, Mark Boucher coach and Jacques Kallis as batting consultant.

25 Dec 2019 12:26 PM

As England plan all pace attack, James Anderson aims for 150 Test caps

While Jofra Archer and Stuart Broad are still unsure of playing after being laid low with flu, Anderson will be back for his 150th test.

25 Dec 2019 12:02 PM

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