Faf du Plessis

October 23, 2017
October 23, 2017

Du Plessis sidelined for Bangladesh T20s

Proteas skipper Faf du Plessis is sidelined for the two-match T20 series against Bangladesh after he sustained a lower back sprain.

October 16, 2017
October 16, 2017

Proteas 'feeling sorry' for Bangladesh bowlers

Proteas captain Faf Du Plessis admits that his team are feeling a bit sorry for Tigers’ bowlers.

September 27, 2017
September 27, 2017

I'm happy Shakib is not playing: Du Plessis

South Africa skipper Faf du Plessis says that he is happy that Bangladesh’s premier all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan is not playing the Test series.

July 13, 2017
July 13, 2017

South Africa look to Du Plessis against England

South Africa will hope the return of captain Faf du Plessis leads to a revival in their fortunes in the second Test against England at Nottingham's Trent Bridge.

March 29, 2017
March 29, 2017

Relieved Du Plessis bemoans poor Proteas batting in NZ

South Africa captain Faf du Plessis breathed a sigh of relief as rain bucketed down in Hamilton on Wednesday, washing out the final day of the third Test against New Zealand and ensuring his side...

March 24, 2017
March 24, 2017

Faf says South Africa 'not good enough'

Faf du Plessis criticised South Africa's performances against New Zealand as "not good enough" Friday, despite going into the final Test in Hamilton with an unbeatable 1-0 lead in...

January 19, 2017
January 19, 2017

Sri Lanka eager to hit back after Test whitewash

Sri Lanka are eager to regain some pride after a dismal Test series when they start the limited-overs section of their tour with the first of three Twenty20 internationals on Friday.

December 13, 2016
December 13, 2016

De Villiers gives up Test captaincy

Star batsman AB de Villiers confirmed Monday he has stepped down as captain of the South Africa Test team with immediate effect as he recovers from an elbow injury.

November 28, 2016
November 28, 2016

Proteas hero, Aus's villain: Faf du Plessis

That coach Russell Domingo was forced to field a question about the captaincy of the South Africa team in the wake of the Adelaide day-night Test was Testimony to the impact Faf du Plessis had on...

November 25, 2016
November 25, 2016

Khawaja, Smith take fight to South Africa

Usman Khawaja and captain Steve Smith led the charge for Australia after the loss of two early wickets on the second day of the day-night third Test against South Africa on Friday.