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11 down, 4 to go: Part I

With just over 100 days to go to the start of the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup, the Cricket South Africa selectors have their hands full with an approximate four available spots left in the World Cup squad. 817 more words


Summer creeping in .....

October and some much-needed sunshine.  Hopefully Summer is finally on the way.  In the mountains and indigenous gardens Pincushion Proteas are still abundantly evident. 

Little wonder everyone’s popping out of hiding to soak up the sunshine.


Duminy looking forward to captaincy

JP Duminy is looking forward to taking his bow as a captain, as he prepares to lead the Proteas in a three match T20 series against Australia at the beginning of November. 422 more words


VIDEO: This is #ProteaFire

Probably one of the best sports videos to ever come out of South Africa. This is what it means to be a Protea!


Jacques Kallis Foundation – Changing Lives with the Red Leather Ball


Jacques Kallis, with a love for cricket as boundless as the trajectory of a flying red leather ball is one of cricket’s most stupendous and benevolent players/ icons. 395 more words



Just back from a very special holiday to South Africa and managed to spend a couple of hours at the world famous Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens in Cape Town. 373 more words


On the slopes of Table Mountain.

Climbing the iconic Table Mountain is not for the faint-hearted. More people die on Table Mountain than Mount Everest. Rocky cliffs, steep drops, puff adders, searing heat when the sun rises, yet there are many experienced guides to lead you safely up its 1088 metres. 462 more words

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