Firdose Moonda

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JP Duminy drives on his way to a half-century

South Africa in Australia 2016-17

'More established' Duminy returns to where it began

When JP Duminy first travelled to Australia in 2008 he was, by his own admission, "just a kid" but he surpassed expectations by playing a vital role in South Africa's series win

Mitchell Starc dismissed Dimuth Karunaratne off the first ball of the match

South Africa in Australia 2016-17

Elgar v Starc: a sequel to Johnson and Smith

Mitchell Starc has dominated left-hand batsmen; Dean Elgar has struggled against left-arm bowlers. Their contest could set the tone for the series

Faf du Plessis and Morne Morkel walk off after saving the Test

South Africa in Australia 2016-17

Pink ball Test awaits du Plessis at site of 2012 debut

Despite initial apprehension, South Africa are now anxious to begin preparations for their first day-night Test with the pink ball that will take place in Adelaide at the end of November

Paul Adams delivers the ball

South Africa news

Adams' fate remains uncertain after 'frank' views aired

The Western Cape Cricket (WCC) board will meet before Friday to decide whether they implement a suggestion from dispute resolution body to appoint an independent assessor to look into Paul Adams' role as Cobras' head coach

Faf du Plessis heads to the nets during a South Africa training session

The Faf advantage

Why du Plessis is better placed to captain South Africa than AB de Villiers

Imran Tahir got through Aaron Finch

South Africa v Australia, 5th ODI, Cape Town

'I haven't seen Tahir like that' - du Plessis

Imran Tahir sprayed down a shower of words on David Warner during South Africa's win in the fifth ODI, requiring the intervention of umpires and captain Faf du Plessis to calm him down