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Amla to join Kings XI as Shaun Marsh's replacement  May 3, 10:03 pm
Mohali, May.3 (ANI): South Africa batsman Hashim Amla has reportedly been roped in by Kings XI Punjab to replace Shaun Marsh, who was forced to cut short his Indian Premier League season with a back injury.
Steyn replaces injured Malinga in Jamaica Tallawahs squad for CPL  Apr 29, 8:25 pm
Barbados, Apr.29 (ANI): South African fast bowler Dale Steyn has replaced injured Sri Lankan speedster Lasith Malinga in the Jamaica Tallawahs squad for the upcoming Caribbean Premier League (CPL).
Australia reluctant to play two Twilight Tests in a year   Apr 29, 4:32 pm
Johannesburg, Apr.29 (ANI): A day after Australian skipper Steve Smith expressed his delight to play the day-night Test, the Player's Association of the country has raised its concerns about playing back-to-back twilight matches.
Smith quashes De Villiers' claims on Twilight Test  Apr 28, 9:31 pm
Johannesburg, Apr.28 (ANI): Australian skipper Steve Smith has denied the claims made by his South African counterpart AB de Villiers on the day-night Test and said his side would be glad to play a pink ball match against the Proteas later this year.
Allan Donald named Australia's bowling coach for Sri Lanka tour  Apr 28, 10:37 am
Melbourne, Apr.28 (ANI): Former South African paceman Allan Donald has been announced as Australia's bowling coach for the upcoming tour of Sri Lanka.
Australia's Boland replaces injured Hastings in Caribbean tri-series   Apr 27, 11:13 am
Melbourne, Apr.27 (ANI): Australia's emerging fast bowler Scott Boland has replaced fellow injured all-rounder John Hastings in the one-day squad for the upcoming West Indies tri-series, which also features South Africa.
`Speed merchant` Steyn believes extreme pace cannot be taught  Apr 26, 6:31 pm
New Delhi, Apr.26 (ANI): Asserting that a fast bowler requires pace for flourishing in the international cricket, South Africa spearhead Dale Steyn believes that extreme pace cannot be taught.
Allan Donald likely to join Aussies as bowling coach  Apr 26, 5:53 pm
Melbourne, Apr.26 (ANI): Former South Africa pace spearhead Allan Donald is likely to join the Australian squad as a bowling coach for the upcoming tour of Sri Lanka and South Africa.
Kallis `embarrassed` to call himself South African   Apr 26, 10:59 am
Johannesburg, Apr.26 (ANI): While expressing his disappointment over the increasing political interference in sporting affairs, former all-rounder Jacques Kallis has stated that he was 'embarrassed' to call himself a South African.
South Africa vows to be malaria free by 2018  Apr 25, 7:00 pm
Cape Town (South Africa), Apr.25 (ANI): Commemorating World Malaria Day on Monday, the health department of the South African government took a vow to eliminate the disease in the country by 2018.
Uncapped Tabraiz Shamsi replaces injured Badree in RCB squad  Apr 21, 10:01 pm
New Delhi, Apr.21 (ANI): Royal Challengers Bangalore have called in South Africa chinaman bowler Tabraiz Shamsi as a replacement for injured West Indies legspinner Samuel Badree for the ongoing ninth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL).
Forensic experts claim Pistorius smacked girlfriend with bat before murder  Apr 21, 5:05 pm
London, Apr.21 (ANI): A South African court on Thursday heard that former Paralympics runner Oscar Pistorius struck his model girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp with a cricket bat before murdering her.
De Villiers `not too keen` to play twilight Test  Apr 20, 10:30 pm
Cape Town, Apr.20 (ANI): South Africa Test captain AB de Villiers has expressed his concerns over the proposed day-night Test match to be played against Australia later this year and claimed that a few players of the host nation are also reluctant to go ahead with the game.
Steyn keen to play day-night Test  Apr 20, 8:25 pm
Melbourne, Apr.20 (ANI): South Africa pace spearhead Dale Steyn has expressed that he is keen to play a pink-ball Test under lights, but insisted that his side would at least need a first-class game to adjust before playing the proposed twilight match in Adelaide in November.
Proteas reluctance put Australia's day-night Test under threat  Apr 19, 4:41 pm
Johannesburg, Apr.19 (ANI): With Australia planning to host two more day-night Tests against South Africa and Pakistan, the Proteas' players association chief, Tony Irish, has said that their players are not in favour of the Twilight game due to their inexperience against pink ball in night conditions.
Oscar Pistorius murder sentence hearing set for June  Apr 18, 5:33 pm
London, Apr 18 (ANI): A South African court has confirmed that former Paralympics runner Oscar Pistorius will be sentenced in June for the murder of his model girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Adam Griffith named Australia's bowling coach for West Indies tri-series  Apr 15, 4:33 pm
Melbourne, Apr.15 (ANI): Adam Griffith has been named as the interim bowling coach of Australia for the upcoming tri-series in West Indies, which will also feature South Africa.
Phil Simmons pleads Windies board to include Gayle, Sammy for ODI tri-series  Apr 14, 8:19 pm
Melbourne, Apr.14 (ANI): West Indies coach Phil Simmons has requested the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) to pick Chris Gayle and T20 skipper Darren Sammy for the upcoming tri-series, saying that the other two teams will find it easier to beat the Caribbean side without the services of these star players.
Steyn defends his `reasonable` T20 records   Apr 12, 12:20 pm
Johannesburg, Apr 12 (ANI): South African pace spearhead Dale Steyn brushed aside criticism surrounding his T20 performances, insisting that his overall statistics would reveal that he has done fairly well in the shortest format of the game.
KP pondering international return with South Africa  Apr 11, 10:57 am
Melbourne, Apr 11 (ANI): Out-of-favour England batsman Kevin Pietersen has admitted he is harbouring hopes of making a return to international cricket with his native country South Africa.
Aussies to play pink-ball Tests against Proteas, Pak  Apr 7, 1:49 pm
Johannesburg, April.7 (ANI): Cricket Australia has confirmed they will host two more day-night Tests against Pakistan and South Africa after the inaugural pink-ball Test against New Zealand in Adelaide last year received huge success.
Tennis Hall of Fame expels Bob Hewitt over rape conviction  Apr 7, 11:26 am
Johannesburg, April.7 (ANI): Former Grand Slam doubles champion Bob Hewitt has been expelled from the International Tennis Hall of Fame in the wake of his conviction for rape and sexual assault in South Africa last year.
Mandela's fellow ANC activist asks South African Prez to step down  Apr 3, 1:24 am
London, Apr.3 (ANI): South African President Jacob Zuma has been asked by an anti-apartheid activist to step down after the country's highest court ruled that the leader had acted dishonestly over state spending on his private mansion.
Du Plessis in no mood to quit Proteas' captaincy   Mar 31, 10:18 am
Johannesburg, Mar.31 (ANI): South Africa skipper Faf du Plessis has ruled out any plans to step down from the post after his side made an early exit from the ongoing World T20 event , saying he is happy captaining the team.
Domingo baffled by Proteas' collapse in World T20  Mar 30, 1:33 pm
Johannesburg, Mar.30 (ANI): After being knocked out of the ongoing World Twenty20 tournament in India, South African coach Russell Domingo has admitted that he is puzzled by his side's poor performance on the big stage.