Firdose Moonda

ESPNcricinfo's South Africa correspondent

Dane Vilas receives the domestic newcomer of the year award from Graeme Smith

South Africa news

Vilas tackles uncertain future head on

Dane Vilas is unsure what he will be doing in a month's time as he battles for a spot in South Africa's senior team with Quinton de Kock

Quinton de Kock struck 108 off 124 balls

South Africa news

'SA have great blend of youth and experience'

Former South Africa opener Jimmy Cook has said that he is optimistic about the team's long-term future, despite the recent failures of the A team and Under-19 side

Kyle Abbott lines himself up for a catch

New Zealand in South Africa 2015

Abbott learning to deal with still being a reserve

A dream Test debut. A memorable World Cup. But Kyle Abbott is still finding it difficult to seal a place in either the Test XI or the ODI XI for South Africa

Oh dear: Hashim Amla watches the leading edge that would get him out caught and bowled

South Africa v New Zealand, 3rd ODI, Durban

'This is how ODI cricket should be played' - Amla

If Hashim Amla had his way, all ODI cricket would be played in the same way as the recently completed series between South Africa and New Zealand. Because of the conditions

Eyes wide shut: Imran Tahir doesn't look back once he starts running

SA v NZ, 3rd ODI, Durban

Tahir's celebration stats

Plays of the day from the third ODI between South Africa and New Zealand in Durban

AB de Villiers struck a fifty and became the fastest player to 8000 ODI runs

South Africa v New Zealand, 3rd ODI, Durban

De Villiers, pacers give SA series 2-1

South Africa have not lost successive ODI series in five years; a score higher than 271 has never been successfully chased at Kingsmead and neither of those records changed as the hosts sealed the series in the decider

Hashim Amla was bowled for a 126-ball 124

South Africa v New Zealand, 3rd ODI, Durban

Domingo wary of consecutive series defeats

South Africa are on the brink of back-to-back ODI series defeats for the first time in five years, something Russell Domingo knows will be received as unacceptable

Rilee Rossouw scored 38 off 20 balls

South Africa v New Zealand, 3rd ODI, Durban

Battle of pace expected in series decider

With farewells around the cricketing world now settled, it is time for attention to be turned to the decider in a series that has otherwise lacked context