Nov 29, 2016

It's like kissing your brother, I guess.

South Africa captain Dane van Niekerk on how it feels to tie a match, like her team did with Australia in the fourth women's ODI, in Coffs Harbour

Nov 22, 2016

Forget about Faf. Those pies are damn expensive.

According to coach Russell Domingo, the ball-tampering charge laid on Faf du Plessis isn't the only problem South Africa are dealing with while at the Adelaide Oval

Nov 7, 2016

I'm sleeping with him tonight.

Faf du Plessis, South Africa's stand-in captain, feels the love for fast bowler Kagiso Rabada, who took seven wickets in the Perth Test victory

Nov 5, 2016

I'll give him a low-five.

Vernon Philander has a solution the next time Temba Bavuma, the tiny South African keeper, is left hanging for a high-five as he was by Kagiso Rabada in Perth

Oct 25, 2016

We have the GOAT, and now we have the Scapegoat. I love these nicknames.

Australia coach Darren Lehmann on Usman Khawaja's comments that he and he and Joe Burns had been made scapegoats for the team's poor batting in Sri Lanka. GOAT is Nathan Lyon's nickname in the team for being the leading Australian wicket-taker among offspinners

Aug 2, 2016

I didn't have a passport ready

Jon Holland on his unexpected call-up to the Australian Test squad in Sri Lanka, when he realised his passport had expired