The Proteas

The Proteas

  • Coach: Ottis Gibson
  • Test Captain: FAF du Plessis
  • ODI Captain: FAF du Plessis
  • T20 Captain: FAF du Plessis

ODI Rank

1

T20 Rank

6

TEST Rank

2

My job is not over yet – Maharaj

Standard Bank Proteas left-arm spinner, Keshav Maharaj, admits his job is far from over after a record-breaking performance on the opening day of the second Test match against Sri Lanka at the SSC ground in Colombo on Friday.


Record-breaking Maharaj leads Proteas fightback

KESHAV MAHARAJ returned the best ever figures by a South African spin bowler on the sub-continent and the best against Sri Lanka by any South African bowler to lead the Standard Bank Proteas fightback on the opening day of the second Test match at the Sinhalese Sports Club in Colombo on Friday.


Drawing the series is as good as winning – Du Plessis

Preserving a proud away record is a strong incentive for the Standard Bank Proteas ahead of the second must-win Test match against Sri Lanka starting in Colombo on Friday.


Maharaj hoping to learn from Sri Lanka’s finest

Standard Bank Proteas left-arm spinner, Keshav Maharaj, hopes to gain insight on succeeding in spin-friendly conditions from Sri Lanka’s left-arm spinner, Rangana Herath in the ongoing Test series.


No panic buttons for Proteas

The Standard Bank Proteas have shifted their focus to the all-important must-win second Test match against Sri Lanka starting at the SSC ground in Colombo this Friday. The squad has had two days of introspection and reflection following the disappointing 278-run loss in the first Test in Galle, and will move on with more clarity on how to counter Sri Lanka’s spin threat.


Proteas crumble to heavy defeat

THE Standard Bank Proteas top order batting crumbled badly for the second time in the match to send them plummeting to a 278-run defeat in the opening Test match against Sri Lanka at Galle on Saturday.


Partnerships key for looming chase – Amla

Standard Bank Proteas batsman, Hashim Amla, says partnerships will be crucial ahead of a high fourth innings chase in the first Test match against Sri Lanka at the Galle International Stadium.


Proteas batsmen will need to dig deep

THE Standard Bank Proteas will be looking to at least two of their senior batsmen to match the mastery of Sri Lanka’s Dimuth Karunaratne if the visitors are to bid for a famous come-from-behind victory in the first Test match being played at Galle


Rabada leads the way

KAGISO RABADA led a strong bowling performance that saw the Standard Bank Proteas overcome the disadvantage of losing the toss to take all 10 Sri Lanka first innings wickets inside 80 overs on the opening day of the two-match Test Series at Galle on Thursday.


We don’t only want to win in South Africa – Du Plessis

Standard Bank Proteas Test captain, Faf du Plessis, has taken the charge to extend the Standard Bank Proteas’ proud record away from home in the two-match Test series against Sri Lanka starting in Galle on Thursday.


Fit Rabada raring to go again

Standard Bank Proteas fast bowler, Kagiso Rabada, says he is fit and raring to go ahead of the first Test match against Sri Lanka starting in Galle on Thursday. The No.1 ranked ICC Test bowler has fully recovered from the lower back injury he sustained in April, and is hungry to return to action after the layoff.


‘Positive’ cricket key to sub-continent success – Gibson

Standard Bank Proteas coach, Ottis Gibson, believes a ‘positive’ brand of cricket will be the key to success in the upcoming Test series against Sri Lanka starting in Galle on July 12th.


Upcoming Matches

VS

Sri Lanka vs South Africa
1st ODI

Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium

29 Jul 2018 06:15


VS

Sri Lanka vs South Africa
2nd ODI

Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium

01 Aug 2018 11:00


VS

Sri Lanka vs South Africa
3rd ODI

Pallekele International Cricket Stadium

05 Aug 2018 06:15



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