Faf du Plessis

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.

November 25, 2016
November 25, 2016

ICC hits out at du Plessis ball-tampering appeal

The International Cricket Council voiced disappointment after South Africa skipper Faf du Plessis said he will appeal his conviction for ball-tampering.

November 25, 2016
November 25, 2016

Du Plessis passes test of character

It had been a tumultuous few days for South Africa skipper Faf du Plessis, who was found guilty of ball-tampering by the

November 25, 2016
November 25, 2016

A declaration of intent

The third Test may have started with the bad aftertaste of a ball-tampering row but it only steeled the man at the centre of it all,

November 24, 2016
November 24, 2016

Smith's terrible trot with the toss

Australia skipper has lost his past six coin tosses in Test matches after Proteas leader Faf du Plessis called correctly at the Adelaide Oval.

November 23, 2016
November 23, 2016

Why Kohli and Warner weren't charged

Around the same time that the ICC heard the Faf du Plessis case, there emerged on social media footage of Virat Kohli and David Warner with suggestions that they might have introduced artificial...

November 23, 2016
November 23, 2016

Former Pak cricketers ask ICC to ban Kohli

Former Pakistan cricketers and an ex-Pakistan Cricket Board chairman on Tuesday demanded of the International Cricket Council (ICC) to ban Indian skipper Virat Kohli for ball-tampering.