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SA v West Indies, 1st Test, Centurion, 1st day

SA's record fourth-wicket stand

Dec 17, 2014: Stats highlights from the first day of the first Test between South Africa and West Indies where Hashim Amla and AB de Villiers dominated proceedings

Shiva Jayaraman

South Africa news

SA count mounting injury list

Nov 24, 2014: South Africa emerged battered and bruised from Australia, and not just via the 4-1 reverse. Four players were injured on the trip, bringing to six the total number of walking wounded in the camp including JP Duminy.

ESPNcricinfo staff

South Africa in Australia 2014

Du Plessis ready to resume Australia rivalry

Nov 12, 2014: Faf du Plessis may have unwittingly given Australia a ready-made sledge when the war of words resumes in the upcoming one-day series

Firdose Moonda

Super Kings v Dolphins, CLT20, Group A, Bangalore

Delport's loss, and McCullum's near Fosbury flop

Sep 22, 2014: Plays of the day from the Champions League T20 match between Chennai Super Kings and Dolphins in Bangalore

Rachna Shetty

Zimbabwe tri-series, 2014

SA hone their skills of dominance

Sep 7, 2014: South Africa still have a few questions to answer before the World Cup, but the win in the triangular series has boosted their preparations and shown that they have the right personnel in place

Firdose Moonda

Australia v South Africa, tri-series final, Harare

Du Plessis misses record-breaking century

Sep 6, 2014: A stats review at the end of the tri-series final between Australia and South Africa

Bishen Jeswant

Australia v South Africa, tri-series final, Harare

Steyn burst, Du Plessis 96 seal title for South Africa

Sep 6, 2014: South Africa clinched their first-ever win against Australia in a final after a Dale Steyn bowling masterclass handed them the advantage before Faf du Plessis' 96 steered the chase

The Report by Firdose Moonda

Zimbabwe triangular series 2014

Bailey wary of du Plessis threat

Sep 5, 2014: George Bailey, Australia's stand-in captain, believes that the South Africa's in-form batsman Faf du Plessis did not give "many clues as to how to get him out"

Liam Brickhill in Harare

Zimbabwe v South Africa, Tri-series, Harare

Du Plessis in the form of his career - de Villiers

Sep 4, 2014: South Africa captain AB de Villiers believes that Faf du Plessis is in the form of his international career, after the batsman struck his third hundred of the series to power South Africa into the final

Liam Brickhill in Harare

Zimbabwe v South Africa, Tri-series, Harare

Du Plessis' third century puts South Africa in final

Sep 4, 2014: South Africa secured their place in the series final thanks to a third century in the competition from Faf du Plessis, which formed the spine of a target too tall for Zimbabwe to chase

The Report by Firdose Moonda

Australia v South Africa, tri-series, Harare

Du Plessis beds in at No. 3

Sep 2, 2014: South Africa need search no more for a batting successor to Jacques Kallis in one-day cricket

Firdose Moonda

Australia v South Africa, tri-series, Harare

Steyn disappears for three consecutive sixes

Sep 2, 2014: Stats highlights from Australia's 62-run win against South Africa in Harare

S Rajesh

Australia v South Africa, Tri-series, Harare

Australia seal place in final with bonus-point win

Sep 2, 2014: Mitchell Marsh almost single-handedly took Australia into the tri-series final, first by plundering 86 off 51 balls and then taking two wickets to dent South Africa's chase

The Report by Firdose Moonda

Australia v South Africa, Tri-series, Harare

'Want to make No. 3 my own' - Du Plessis

Aug 27, 2014: Faf du Plessis, who scored his maiden ODI ton, said he was looking forward to make more hundreds in his new role at No. 3

Liam Brickhill in Harare

Zimbabwe v South Africa, 3rd ODI, Bulawayo

Faf du Plessis happy to go slow

Aug 20, 2014: Run-rates may be increasing in limited-overs matches, but Faf du Plessis is taking his own time at No. 3 to set the platform for South Africa

Firdose Moonda

Zimbabwe v South Africa, only Test, Harare, 3rd day

South Africa opt for substance over style

Aug 11, 2014: The expectation was that South Africa would flaunt their power against Zimbabwe, but the reality has been much different with the No. 1 Test team made to grind for every run

Firdose Moonda in Harare

Zimbabwe v South Africa, only Test, Harare, 3rd day

Nyumbu's five limits deficit to 141

Aug 11, 2014: Offspinner John Nyumbu became the second Zimbabwean to take five wickets on debut and kept South Africa's lead to 141

The Report by Alagappan Muthu

Zimbabwe v South Africa, only Test, Harare, 2nd day

Du Plessis fifty marks slow South Africa progress

Aug 10, 2014: Faf du Plessis and Dean Elgar struck fifties but South Africa were very slow and finished at 201 for 4 on day two

The Report by Alagappan Muthu

Sri Lanka v South Africa, 2nd Test, SSC, 2nd day

Spinners force South Africa to switch to attritional cricket

Jul 25, 2014: The discipline shown by Sri Lanka's spin trio squeezed South Africa to the point at which they shut shop. Their approach on day three will determine how the foundation ends up, on a pitch taking turn

Firdose Moonda at the SSC

RCB v Super Kings, IPL 2014, Bangalore

Super Kings end three-match losing streak

May 24, 2014: Chennai Super Kings took a step closer towards finishing second ahead of the playoffs with a comprehensive eight-wicket win over Royal Challengers Bangalore with 14 balls to spare

The Report by Kanishkaa Balachandran
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