Player of the Match
Player of the Match

Day 2


844dThe Report by Alan Gardner

Gayle onslaught powers WI to victory

Easily cowed during the Tests, West Indies deployed arguably a stronger line-up for the first T20 and, despite an unconvincing finish, proved too good for an experimental South Africa

844dTony Cozier

Is West Indies Test cricket doomed?

Talented players like Andre Russell, Kieron Pollard and Dwayne Bravo are not given chances in Test cricket, nor do they have any incentives to play it

845dFirdose Moonda in Cape Town

Rabada picked on me first - Gayle

"Get him out please," Faf du Plessis was thinking to himself as he gave the ball to 19-year old Kagiso Rabada to take on Chris Gayle. And the youngster tried. But ultimately failed badly

844dFirdose Moonda

Format change music to West Indies

West Indies T20 captain Darren Sammy believes that a change of format could invigorate the team after their defeat in the Test series

844dFirdose Moonda

SA turn to Langeveldt knowhow

Charl Langeveldt's involvement with the national team comes with the World Cup little more than a month away and South Africa still searching for a death bowler

West Indies 2nd innings Partnerships

1st78CH GayleDR Smith
2nd36CH GayleMN Samuels
3rd33MN SamuelsDJ Bravo
4th7MN SamuelsKA Pollard
5th7KA PollardAD Russell
6th3D RamdinKA Pollard
7th4DJG SammyKA Pollard