Despite the struggles facing the game during the lockdown, Central Gauteng Lions Cricket has predicted a bright future.
Should he be offered the role, Dean Elgar believes he is ready to lead the national Test side.
The divisions in South African cricket were exposed again when Cricket South Africa (CSA) president Chris Nenzani said Graeme Smith’s call for Sourav Ganguly to become International Cricket Council chairman did not have official approval.
The national federation is eager for the Proteas to be back on the field by August.
Though he is eager to captain the side if the opportunity arises, Aiden Markram is currently focused on his return to the Proteas team.
South Africa fast bowler Dale Steyn is convinced he had Sachin Tendulkar lbw as he approached the first individual double century in one-day internationals only to be denied by umpire Ian Gould’s fear he wouldn’t make it back to his hotel if he gave the India great out.

Cricket Du Plessis backs double quarantine to salvage T20 World Cup

Former South Africa skipper Faf du Plessis said quarantining players for two weeks before and after the Twenty20 World Cup could allow it to take place in Australia this year despite the coronavirus pandemic.

Cricket SA women’s cricket tour postponed

Talks are expected to take place down the line, in order to reschedule the Proteas Women’s tour of the West Indies.

Proteas Maharaj sticks up his hand for Proteas captaincy

Keshav Maharaj ultimately hopes to lead the national team in all three formats.

Cricket Outgoing Cobras chief paints gloomy future for SA cricket

Nabeal Dien doesn’t even attribute his startling assessment to the current Covid-19 crisis.

Cricket Captain Quinny still ‘getting a feel’ for his new portfolio

The dynamic wicketkeeper-batsman readily admits he’s still growing, which helps soften the blow of not being considered for the Test captaincy.

Cricket Proteas women back CSA to do right thing with coach

Captain Dane van Niekerk though insists the team doesn’t need ‘specialised’ coaching.

Proteas Langeveldt goes in search of young blood

Though he admitted it was a challenge to be working with a young, splintered attack, Langeveldt was pleased with the strides they had made.

Cricket Director Biff decrees that Quinny won’t be Test captain

Cricket SA’s new director of cricket says the burnout factor is too real for the gifted wicketkeeper-batsman.

Cricket More stability for CSA as Biff is permanently apppointed

The former Proteas skipper will continue as director of cricket for the next two years.

Proteas Revitalised Lungi leans on Charl

Having impressed as the Proteas’ bowling top dog in the latter part of the season, the speedster says the national bowling guru has been a breath of fresh air.

Proteas Traditionalist Kyle is in no rush

The gifted young Proteas keeper has made a fine if somewhat belated start to his international career. It fits him like a glove.

Cricket Corona gives KG Rabada some much-needed breathing space

The Proteas’ kingpin quick not only now has the opportunity to recover well from injury, but is also being very creative with his music.

Cricket Makhanya on Titans move: Their hard-working culture produces Proteas

The former age-group international star is now ready to fulfill his immense promise at his new franchise.

Proteas Boucher: It would be ‘stupid’ to lose Kallis, Harris’ expertise

The Proteas head coach also highlights how well he and assistant coach Enoch Nkwe are getting along.




 

 

 

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