Firdose Moonda

ESPNcricinfo's South Africa correspondent

Filter results by date
Rashid Khan had Craig Wallace caught and bowled

IPL 2017

Really surprised, really happy - Rashid

The 18-year-old Afghanistan legspinner was thrilled after his selection at the IPL auction, where Sunrisers Hyderabad bought him for INR 4 crore (USD 595,000 approx)

AB de Villiers looks to set off for a run

New Zealand v South Africa, 1st ODI, Hamilton

'Experience-wise it was 10 out of 10' - de Villiers

While AB de Villiers graded the conditions at Seddon Park as a "0 out of 10" as far as Champions Trophy preparation goes, he gave the match itself full marks for demanding a fight from South Africa ahead of the major tournament

Dane van Niekerk drives on the up

Women's World Cup Qualifiers

Full-strength SA women regain their mojo

South Africa women are currently ranked sixth in the ICC Team Rankings but they put their underperformance down to not having their best players available for all of those matches, either through injury or suspension

Imran Tahir was declared the Player of the Match for his five-wicket haul

New Zealand v South Africa, one-off T20I, Auckland

Tahir muscles in to take IPL spotlight

Imran Tahir claimed career-best figures of 5 for 24 in South Africa's victory in Auckland, in a timely audition before the IPL auction

Umpire Kathy Cross signals a four

Where are the female umpires?

Women's cricket might have come on in leaps and bounds in recent times, but there are all too few women in charge behind the stumps

Solomon Mire watches the ball bounce over the stumps

Afghanistan in Zimbabwe 2016-17

Zimbabwe eye match-time in fight to stay relevant

If the proposed 9-3 Test system comes to fruition, Zimbabwe, unlike Afghanistan, stand to lose heavily, which makes their upcoming series at home vital to figure out their best XI and improve their ranking