India in South Africa 2013-14
Dec 31, 2013: The 1-0 series win over India embellished South Africa's strengths and reputation. The team, however, needs to find a lead spinner and adopt a forward-thinking outlook to prepare for life without Jacques Kallis
South Africa v India, 1st Test, Johannesburg, 4th day
Dec 21, 2013: India remain on top, more so after having squeezed out two major wickets, but another day of intense combat awaits them
Sunfoil Series 2013-14
Nov 24, 2013: Round-up of the Sunfoil Series matches that ended on December 1, 2013
Oct 31, 2013: Somerset have secured the return of South Africa opening batsman Alviro Petersen as their overseas player for 2014.
Lions v Otago Volts, CLT20, Jaipur
Sep 29, 2013: Quinton de Kock was pleased to score runs on the subcontinent, but disappointed in finishing on the losing end of the Super Over against Otago Volts
Somerset v Northants, FLt20, Mid/West/Wales, Taunton
Jul 7, 2013: Alviro Petersen hit a match-winning half-century as Somerset made it maximum points from their first two Friends Life t20 games with a six-wicket victory over Northamptonshire at Taunton.
Champions Trophy 2013
May 14, 2013: Opening batsman Alviro Petersen has replaced the injured Graeme Smith in South Africa's Champions Trophy squad
Yorkshire v Somerset, Headingley, 3rd day
May 9, 2013: Yorkshire made promising progress against Somerset on the third morning of their Division One match at Headingley before rain stopped play just before lunch.
Somerset v Warwickshire, Taunton, 1st day
Apr 25, 2013: If Alviro Petersen had his own tankard in the local pub and a cider named after him, he could hardly have taken to life with Somerset more comfortably
Surrey v Somerset, The Oval, 4th day
Apr 20, 2013: He may have had to accept a draw in his maiden match as Surrey captain, but Graeme Smith welcomed the first steps on his new journey with cautious optimism.
Surrey v Somerset, The Oval, 1st day
Apr 17, 2013: They may have come to see a South African opening batsman make his debut, but there would have been little pleasure for Surrey supporters in the identity of the eventual century scorer
Apr 8, 2013: Somerset are likely to be without Alviro Petersen for the first game of the Championship season
South Africa v Pakistan, 2nd Test, Cape Town
Feb 12, 2013: South Africa expect to have to put in more work with the bat than they have done in the home season so far in the second Test against Pakistan in Cape Town
Jan 9, 2013: Alviro Petersen, the South Africa opening batsman, has agreed to extend his early-season stint with Somerset and will now play in the Friends Life t20.
South Africa news
Dec 19, 2012: South Africa batsman Alviro Petersen has stepped down as captain of the Highveld Lions franchise with immediate effect, due to his commitments with the national side
South Africa in Australia 2012-13
Nov 20, 2012: The last time South Africa won successive Tests was in 2010 and the last time they did it in the same series was in 2008. Under Graeme Smith, they have become exceptional at not losing, but not at winning consistently
Nov 9, 2012: Alviro Petersen, the South Africa opener, will join Somerset as their overseas player for the first part of the 2013 season
Australia v South Africa, 1st Test, Brisbane, 1st day
Nov 9, 2012: Spectators who arrived at the Gabba in record numbers for a non-Ashes Test might have expected fire and brimstone from the Australian fast bowlers and plenty of chatter from their slips cordon
Nov 8, 2012: Unlike with their predecessors, when the pressure is on South Africa now, the players believe in themselves and their team-mates. Alviro Petersen explains
South Africa in Australia, 2012-13
Oct 31, 2012: Michael Hussey and Alviro Petersen were united in their hesitance about the prospect of day/night Test matches
Stats highlights from the fourth day of the Khulna Test between Bangladesh and Pakistan