Faf du Plessis has announced that he is stepping down from his role as captain of the South African test and T20 cricket teams effective immediately.
The Proteas drew first blood in the three-match Twenty20 series against England as they recorded a one-run victory in a nail-biting finish at Buffalo Park in East London on Wednesday night.
The Proteas women have been beaten in the fourth T20 by New Zealand in Wellington.
Vernon ‘The Surgeon’ Philander described his last Test series for the Proteas as an emotional roller-coaster despite going down 3-1 in the series and 191 runs in the fourth and final Test match at the Imperial Wanderers on Monday.
Standard Bank Proteas Test captain Faf du Plessis has praised his side’s fighting spirit despite being thumped by 191 runs in the fourth Test against England and subsequently losing the series 3-1.
Proteas coach Mark Boucher says he is disappointed with the national team’s performance in the third Test underway at St George’s Park in Port Elizabeth.
The Proteas netball team were beaten 59-54 by Jamaica, in the opening match of the Vitality Nations Cup in Nottingham in England.
The South African under-19 cricket team has suffered an embarrassing defeat in the opening match of the International Cricket Council under-19 Cricket World Cup in Kimberley.
Cricket South Africa (CAS) has named a strong and experienced squad to do battle at the upcoming ICC Women’s T20 World Cup scheduled for Australia next month.
The South African cricket team is fighting hard to save the second test match against England at Newlands in Cape Town.