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Duanne Olivier removed Dhananjaya de Silva in the follow-on

Sri Lanka in South Africa 2016-17

Promising Olivier prepared to wait for more opportunities

The young fast bowler, who made his debut for South Africa in the Johannesburg Test against Sri Lanka, says he is not fazed by the possibility that he could have to wait longer for another chance at the international level

Dean Elgar steadied South Africa with a half-century

South Africa news

Elgar believes bowling can aid ODI comeback bid

Fresh off a Man-of-the-Series performance against Sri Lanka, Dean Elgar is eyeing a spot in the one-day set-up with a view to staking a claim for the Champions Trophy and eventually the next World Cup

South Africa's coach Russell Domingo

Sri Lanka in South Africa, 2016-17

'We want to play an expansive brand of cricket'

Coach Russell Domingo talks about South Africa's recovery from the slump they fell into in 2015-16, and what he expects from the coming year

Wayne Parnell scooped up a low catch off Nuwan Pradeep to wrap up Sri Lanka's first innings

South Africa v Sri Lanka, 3rd Test, Johannesburg, 3rd day

Abbott's absence cannot undermine South Africa's surge

Duanne Olivier and Wayne Parnell impressed in helpful conditions against supine opponents, as South Africa made strides in their search for a third seamer

AB de Villiers claps

South Africa news

Doubts raised about de Villiers Test future

AB de Villiers' Test future appears to be up in the air once again, as he prepares to meet with the South Africa team management to discuss his role in the side

JP Duminy takes in his hundred

South Africa v Sri Lanka, 3rd Test, Johannesburg, 2nd day

Duminy eyes high average and No. 4 spot

JP Duminy has said his attitude while batting is to try and be as positive as possible and to try and score, not just survive

Temba Bavuma's troubles continued with a second-ball duck

South Africa v Sri Lanka, 3rd Test, Johannesburg, 2nd day

Bavuma, the mouse who needs to roar

With AB de Villiers nearing a return to fitness, there's an obvious candidate to make way in South Africa's Test middle order. But, inevitably, there's a catch

Hashim Amla celebrates a century in his 100th Test

South Africa v Sri Lanka, 3rd Test, Johannesburg, 1st day

'I needed to score runs' - Amla

On the eve of his 100th Test match, Hashim Amla felt neither pride nor pleasure at his achievement, but pressure over the disappointments he had stacked up in the lead-up to the match

Hashim Amla celebrates a century in his 100th Test

South Africa v Sri Lanka, 3rd Test, Johannesburg, 1st day

Amla the Wanderer returns to form

Hashim Amla ended a long wait for form, and joined an elite club, with a memorable century on the occasion of his 100th Test