South Africa began and ended 2015 as the No. 1 Test side in the world but the security they felt as the year opened was a distant memory long before it came to a close
Alastair Cook's side have had an up-and-down year but the sense that they are on the rise is undeniable
South Africa have called wicketkeeper-batsman Quinton de Kock into their squad for the second Test in Cape Town providing a clear indication that AB de Villiers will be relieved of the gloves
South Africa's confidence is crushed. The well-being present two years ago when Graeme Smith took one last picture on the outfield with Jacques Kallis is hard to find
No. of SA batsmen who completed 2000 ODI runs at a younger age than de Kock's 23 years 48 days. Previous youngest was Kallis at 23 years 192 days.
No. of balls Buttler to score his century in this ODI, is his slowest of the four ODI centuries. His previous three 100s were scored in 46, 61 and 66 balls respectively.