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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.

Andile Phehlukwayo and pressure have a good relationship.

Andile Phehlukwayo thrives under pressure as SA win 1st ODI
Andile Phehlukwayo thrives under pressure as SA win 1st ODI

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.
Robbie Frylinck clubs a record-breaking 50 to stun Titans
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Robbie Frylinck clubs a record-breaking 50 to stun Titans

The Centurion-based side are clearly cursed when playing 50-over matches against the Dolphins at their home ground.
Faf: Imran Tahir’s great but this time he had some help
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Faf: Imran Tahir’s great but this time he had some help

The Proteas is still wax lyrical over his leg-spinners brilliant spell in the T20 win over New Zealand but believes the seamers set him up.
Imran Tahir bowls it on a string as Proteas thrash Black Caps
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Imran Tahir bowls it on a string as Proteas thrash Black Caps

South Africa’s wily leg-spinner shows why he’s the best in the world after the batters set up a great platform for him in Auckland.
Imran Tahir ain’t too fond of playing just one T20
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Imran Tahir ain’t too fond of playing just one T20

The Proteas leg-spinner questions the wisdom and value of a solitary T20 outing against New Zealand on Friday before the ODI series.
Chris Morris (again) reassures he won’t be tempted by a Kolpak
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Chris Morris (again) reassures he won’t be tempted by a Kolpak

Instead, the Proteas all-rounder is more concerned about how the bowlers will keep things in check on Eden Park’s short straight boundaries.
Danger! Proteas warned of SA-born Kiwi rookie
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Danger! Proteas warned of SA-born Kiwi rookie

20-year-old Glenn Phillips, born in East London, reminds his Auckland teammates of Brendon McCullum. That’s a scary thought.
Kagiso Rabada gets a timely boost as New Zealand beckons
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Kagiso Rabada gets a timely boost as New Zealand beckons

The Proteas brains trust has full faith in the 21-year-old quick but he needs support. Is Wayne Parnell that guy?
The Proteas will be sick of Hamilton after their NZ tour
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The Proteas will be sick of Hamilton after their NZ tour

The 4th ODI between the sides moved from Napier after an investigation reveals McLean Park is unfit to host internationals.
LISTEN: Faf du Plessis’ plan to keep the purple patch going
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LISTEN: Faf du Plessis’ plan to keep the purple patch going

The Proteas stalwart smashed 410 runs in the ODI series against Sri Lanka. But with NZ and England on the menu, he needs to keep firing.

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