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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

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

Ben Stokes doubtful for first test after his father critical illness

The England and Wales Cricket Board said Ged Stokes, a former New Zealand rugby league player, had suffered a 'serious illness' on Monday.

25 Dec 2019 10:41 AM

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Ben Stokes' father in critical condition, player to miss training session

Stokes' father Ged was admitted to a hospital on Monday in Johannesburg, following a serious illness.

24 Dec 2019 2:54 PM

England ponder all-pace attack for first test versus South Africa

Both fast bowlers had net sessions on Monday and came through unscathed, but have not bowled in match conditions on the tour.

24 Dec 2019 9:29 AM

Vernon Philander announces retirement from all forms of cricket

In more than 12 years, he has played 97 matches across all three formats, taking a combined 261 wickets with 1784 runs scored.

23 Dec 2019 6:42 PM

Temba Bavuma to miss first Test against England due to muscle strain

Bavuma suffered a Grade 1 hip flexor muscle strain which was revealed by scans on Thursday.

20 Dec 2019 11:04 AM

Student Kagiso Rabada hails impact of 'greats' Mark Boucher and Jacques Kallis

Boucher and Kallis are new to their roles, but have 986 games of international cricket behind them across all three formats.

20 Dec 2019 10:53 AM

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Fit-again James Anderson grabs wicket for England in warm-up game

Anderson, who took 1-37, last played for England in August when a calf injury forced to limp out of the first Ashes test.

19 Dec 2019 10:31 AM

Cricket South Africa appoints Jacques Kallis as batting consultant

Kallis is one of the world's best all-rounders, and his appointment is the fourth major change in CSA's coaching staff.

18 Dec 2019 4:51 PM

England get in batting practice on opening day of South Africa tour

Root hit 72 off 86 balls before retiring to give others an opportunity.

18 Dec 2019 10:12 AM

CSA appoints Graeme Smith as its interim director of cricket

CSA's acting CEO Jacques Faul said that Smith will remain on the post until the Indian Premier League (IPL) next year.

12 Dec 2019 9:35 AM

Embattled CSA appoint Jacques Faul as action CEO

The CSA decided to appoint Faul at a special board meeting on Saturday after a chaotic week in which they suspended CEO Thabang Moroe.

08 Dec 2019 1:42 PM

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Leading sponsor drops Cricket South Africa over controversies

A spokesman for Standard Bank, which sponsors the national team, made it clear the move was linked directly to recent controversies.

06 Dec 2019 4:21 PM

South Africa's Tabraiz Shamsi brings magic to cricket celebrations

SA spinner's latest trick is to take a large red handkerchief out of his pocket and, with flick of his wrist, turn it into metre-long wand.

06 Dec 2019 4:13 PM

I'm always a burden in franchise cricket when I don't score runs: Chris Gayle

The 40-year old West Indies opener scored just 101 runs from six innings for his team.

26 Nov 2019 11:49 AM

Do away with toss in Test cricket, suggests Faf du Plessis

Faf Du Plessis admitted that his team had been outplayed and lacked mental strength.

27 Oct 2019 12:39 PM

South AFrica skipper Faf Du Plessis wants 'clarity' on coaching

Speaking on the team's return from a three-Test trouncing in India, Du Plessis said uncertainty over key positions was 'a massive red flag'.

25 Oct 2019 8:04 PM

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