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Umlilo Uhlala Utshisa - The Proteas' team song

Did you know that the Proteas have a team song? I never knew about it. Or that usually after winning a game they would shout “Bokke!”. 521 more words

AB De Villiers

19 January 2017 - Cherry Picking?

AB de Villers announces that he will not take part in the up-coming tests against New Zealand, Bangladesh and England.  Although he will travel to India to take part in the lucrative IPL.  10 more words


Abbott, Rossouw give up South Africa careers for Kolpak deals with Hampshire

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South Africa pace bowler Kyle Abbott and batsman Rilee Rossouw has brought their international careers to an end after signing Kolpak deals with Hampshire. 1,211 more words

Tit for Tat!!

Whats common between Kepler Wessels, Iftikar Ali Khan Pataudi, Abdul Hafeez, Gul Mohammad and Amir Elahi? All of them played for two countries, not by choice but due to circumstances. 1,199 more words


Good Cricket All Round: AB, Faf & CSA

What a difference a year makes. This time last year, some time in between the Proteas’ Test series against India and England, I was one of those who thought Faf Du Plessis wasn’t worth his place as a batsman in the team, and now, after South Africa’s series victory against Australia and before AB De Villiers stepped down as skipper, I called for Du Plessis to become the permanent Test skipper. 335 more words


The Olympic Question

Every now and then, maybe quite far, a question always pops up in the cricket community. ‘Should cricket be included in the Olympics’. It usually gathers steam, when the Olympics is near and forgotten no sooner than the Olympic Closing Ceremony. 911 more words