Cricket 23.2.2017 03:15 pm

Dwaine Pretorius says he’s a ’50/50′ player … and proving it

The Proteas all-rounder doesn’t want to be pigeonholed as a specific type of player. It’s that drive that’s making the selectors’ lives hell.

When people ask Dwaine Pretorius what type of all-rounder he is, his answer always stays the same.

Dwaine Pretorius says he’s a ’50/50′ player … and proving it
Dwaine Pretorius says he’s a ’50/50′ player … and proving it

Dwaine Pretorius says he’s a ’50/50′ player … and proving it

The Proteas all-rounder doesn’t want to be pigeonholed as a specific type of player. It’s that drive that’s making the selectors’ lives hell.

Kepler Wessels: Hansie Cronje fixed long before getting caught
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Kepler Wessels: Hansie Cronje fixed long before getting caught

The former Proteas skipper reveals in a TV interview how he had suspicions of his successor’s activities just before he retired.
I’m to blame for not seeing us through, says AB de Villiers
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I’m to blame for not seeing us through, says AB de Villiers

The Proteas ODI skipper regrets his wasted start in the 6-run loss to New Zealand but hails the ‘freedom’ the rookies are playing with.
Unlucky 13 as the Proteas’ winning streak ends
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Unlucky 13 as the Proteas’ winning streak ends

Underpowered bowling and wasted starts mean the admirable Dwaine Pretorius and Andile Phehlukwyo have too much to do against New Zealand.
How do you coach AB and co? Welcome to Neil McKenzie’s world
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How do you coach AB and co? Welcome to Neil McKenzie’s world

The Proteas batting coach admits it’s all about communication and respect because, seriously, what exactly can you teach a veteran?
Andile Phehlukwayo has a gift more priceless than talent
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Andile Phehlukwayo has a gift more priceless than talent

The young Proteas all-rounder clearly has an almost unnatural sense of calm … and it’s a skill he needs to use fully in future.
It’s a crazy world! Kagiso Rabada is a millionaire … at 21
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It’s a crazy world! Kagiso Rabada is a millionaire … at 21

The Proteas’ brilliant young strike bowler fetches a massive bid at this year’s IPL auction after opting to sit out last year.
Andile Phehlukwayo: The man who made AB de Villiers look junior
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Andile Phehlukwayo: The man who made AB de Villiers look junior

The Proteas ODI captain admits he was more than happy to let his ‘impressive’ young all-rounder guide them to victory in Hamilton.
Reeza Hendricks stars with bat and ball as Lions do the job
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Reeza Hendricks stars with bat and ball as Lions do the job

The Proteas T20 opener plays a starring role as the Highveld Lions get their one-day campaign off to an ideal start.
Andile Phehlukwayo thrives under pressure as SA win 1st ODI
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Andile Phehlukwayo thrives under pressure as SA win 1st ODI

The exciting young Proteas all-rounder delivers when it matters most as his side prevails in a rain-reduced nailbiter against the Black Caps.
Wayward Proteas bowlers let slip a fine start in Hamilton
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Wayward Proteas bowlers let slip a fine start in Hamilton

They had New Zealand in trouble in a rain-reduced first ODI before some poor death bowling undoes much of the good work.
The Proteas have long-term goals as NZ ODI series starts
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The Proteas have long-term goals as NZ ODI series starts

AB de Villiers is especially excited about the captaincy dymanic with his long-time friend Faf du Plessis as SA aim for 12th consecutive win.

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