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Get South Africa a think tank

Jun 21, 2013: With the next World Cup less than two years away, it's important to look at what's causing their one-day cricket dysfunction

Robert Houwing

South Africa's batting has the yips

Dec 30, 2011: They're being badly impeded by the perplexing inability of their strong line-up to fire together

Rob Houwing

South Africa's early World Cup exit

The horror, the horror

Mar 27, 2011: The World Cup knockout-phase monkey stays infernally glued to South Africa's backs for another four years

Robert Houwing

Hail Biff the brave

Jan 8, 2009: Surely after his heroics on the last day in Sydney, Graeme Smith must own the hearts of all South Africa?

Robert Houwing

Weaklings turn bullies

Dec 21, 2008: South Africa have never, yet, snared a series in Australia. But suddenly their corner looks very compellingly like the one to be in

Robert Houwing

Obsolete and essential

Dec 9, 2008: South Africa may not really need Jacques Kallis' runs at the moment, but he is a long way from being dispensable just yet

Robert Houwing

Biff collars the respect

Aug 12, 2008: Even his fiercest critics will now have to salute Graeme Smith

Robert Houwing
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