Achievers not Chokers

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South Africa is one of the great sporting nations of the world. In world cricket, South Africa attains a unique status despite its absence in cricketing circles due to Apartheid which barred them playing the sport from 1970 till 1992. Since readmission, the Proteas have achieved many significant milestones over

ICC World Cup Semi-Final Preview and Predictions

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We are only three games away from crowning the world champions of the 11th edition of ICC Cricket World Cup. Co-host New Zealand will face South Africa in the 1st semifinal on March 24 at Auckland, followed by Australia vs India on March 26 at the SCG. The semifinal lineup

ICC World Cup 2015: Highlights and Talking Points from Day 1 & 2

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The ICC World Cup 2015 is underway and we have seen teams give their best on the field to win their respective matches. Co-hosts Australia and New Zealand as well as hot favorites South Africa and current reigning champions India have won their opening games convincingly. In this article, I

All Eyes On Amla In Tomorrow’s Face-off


It's an interesting time for South African cricket - the limited overs side recently created history by securing their first ever series win in Sri Lanka. They will look to continue the good streak as they set out on Wednesday to play in whites for the first time since the

Boks slow to start as old boys shine through


You could be forgiven for thinking that you were watching a match from 7 years ago upon reading today's team sheet for South Africa versus World XV, what with Victor Matfield and Bakkies Botha starting in the second row once again, along with Schalke Burger on the bench. The partnership that

Third test in Cape Town could be a classic


On Saturday the 1st of March sees the No.1 ranked test team, South Africa battle against the Australians in the 3rd and final test match in Cape Town. The game is set up to be a classic, with no-one knowing how the match will be decided and who will win the

Jacques Kallis – A Legend Departs

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Jacques Henry Kallis may not be praised or glorified as heavily as modern cricketing giants like Sachin Tendulkar, Brian Lara and Ricky Ponting are but greatness wise, he is no less superior to any of them. If we keep style and attractiveness away and consider only substance and effectiveness, his