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South Africa in England, 2017

Nottingham's the charm

Jul 19, 2017: South Africa pull one back finally, and our correspondent is there to watch - while practising a bit of yoga on the side

Firdose Moonda

Vince chips in

Jul 16, 2017: Vince van der Bijl's career was stunted by isolation, but he is now working to ensure that South Africa's less privileged kids have opportunities in the game

Firdose Moonda

ICC news

Hill steps down from elite panel

Jan 9, 2014: Tony Hill has stepped down from the ICC elite panel of umpires to take up the role of New Zealand Cricket umpire coach

ESPNcricinfo staff

South Africa's superstars of '76

Aug 23, 2012: If you think the world's current No. 1 side takes some beating, take a look at their compatriots from 35 years ago

Mark Nicholas

Review of umpire decisions

Four more trials for review system

Sep 27, 2008: The ICC will trial the system to review umpire decisions in four more series before presenting a report to the cricket committee in May 2009

ESPNcricinfo staff

On-field conduct

'Spirit of the game has not worsened' - van der Bijl

Sep 6, 2008: The behaviour of present-day players is not much worse than their predecessors, according to Vince van der Bijl, the ICC umpires' and referees' manager

ESPNcricinfo staff

Wisden Cricketer: July 2008

One-season wonder

Jun 29, 2008: At 32, South African fast bowler Vintcent van der Bijl spent a year at Middlesex, leaving an indelible mark

Interviews by Simon Lister

Five regional officials to be announced shortly

van der Bijl named ICC umpires' and referees' manager

May 23, 2008: Vince van der Bijl, the former Natal and Middlesex fast bowler, has been appointed as the ICC umpires' and referees' manager

ESPNcricinfo staff

Odd Men In

Out of the shadows

Jul 4, 2006: Vintcent van der Bijl wasn't the obvious choice for The Times' hundred greatest cricketers when it was published in 1997. And yet his inclusion passed with remarkably little objection. Gideon Haigh explains why

Gideon Haigh

Domestic bowlers who didn't make it in Tests

Flying first class - Part II

May 10, 2006: Last week's column was about prolific first-class batsmen who never made it in Test cricket, this week it's the bowlers' turn

Travis Basevi and George Binoy

Kallis and Pollock reach 100 Tests

Two men, six cricketers

Apr 14, 2006: As two world-class allrounders reach 100 Tests, Ken Borland looks at how important Jacques Kallis and Shaun Pollock have been to the South African side

Ken Borland

South African cricket

van der Bijl sways Donald's decision

Jan 27, 2006: Vince van der Bijl isn't about to claim the credit for South Africa's successful scramble to retain the services of Allan Donald, but the public will give it to him anyway

Telford Vice

January 2006

Middlesex cult heroes

Jan 1, 2006: Rob Steen on the cult heroes produced by Middlesex

Rob Steen

UCBSA announces team for next two years

Kallis replaces Boje as vice-captain

Aug 22, 2005: The South African board has announced that Jacques Kallis will replace Nicky Boje as vice-captain for the next year

ESPNcricinfo staff

Cricketer of the Year - 1981

Vintcent van der Bijl

1981: Few cricketers have made a bigger impact in a single season of English county cricket than VINTCENT ADRIAAN PIETER VAN DER BIJL made in 1980

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