There’s a look of stability to the national group for next season, though the lucky ones outstrip the unlucky ones.
Cricket South Africa says it’s ‘wonderful’ to have Proteas back from India and are ‘fortunate’ that economic impact of Covid-19 isn’t too damaging.
The national cricket team went to India for a tour where they eventually played no matches whatsoever.
The final two matches of the ODI series were initially slated to be played behind closed doors, but the continued spread of COVID-19 has prompted more radical action.
However, it now seems the last two matches could be played behind closed doors due to the government’s directive on the coronavirus.
ODI skipper Quinton de Kock confirms the whole team was tested for the disease upon arrival in India for a short series.

Proteas Dupavillon reflects on shock Proteas debut: It was very special

The wiry Dolphins seamer was an emergency replacement for the final ODI against Australia … and he didn’t disgrace himself.

Proteas Boucher defends decision to still take Faf to India

If anything, the ODI series whitewashing of Australia illustrated that the new generation is now emerging.

Proteas Ruthless Proteas claim memorable ODI series whitewash

The Aussies, like they did in 2016, once again leave South African shores a chastened outfit as Jon-Jon Smuts emerges as yet another new hero.

Proteas Proteas to continue tour of India despite coronavirus fears

The team will depart for India on Sunday morning and travel via Dubai.

Proteas No-one can benefit more from Potch freedom than Quinny

With some of his teammates finally pulling their weight on the batting front, the Proteas skipper can find some form before the trip to India.

Proteas Ngidi praises everyone but himself for Proteas series win

Which is ironic given the massive role he played in toppling the Australians.

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The new Proteas star, who helped clinch the ODI series against the Aussies, has already shown immense mental resolve as he starts his international career.

Proteas Malan and Ngidi the stars as Proteas clinch ODI series

Finally, Mark Boucher and co have something to celebrate as the Aussies are well beaten.

Proteas Every game is now the start of a series, says Maharaj

The Proteas try a new mental approach to clinch the ODI series against the Aussies and stop a series of implosions after good starts.

Proteas Verreynne in dreamland after Proteas debut, India call-up

The 22-year-old, last year touted as a surprise World Cup trump card by franchise coach Ashwell Prince, has finally made it onto the international stage.

Proteas Faf returns for hasty Indian trip

South Africa will face Virat Kohli’s troops in a three-match ODI series cramped into less than a week.

Proteas Green Proteas deliver composed performance to down Aussies

Spearheaded by Heinrich Klaasen’s maiden century, Mark Boucher’s rookies show promise.

Proteas Boucher wants all-round effort

Sporadic moments of inspiration simply won’t be enough for the national team anymore as pressure mounts.

Proteas Miller: Proteas hurting after Aussie T20 mauling

Things are taking a while to get going under the new leadership, though, with Mark Boucher yet to win a series as coach.




 

 

 

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