Australia’s Steve Smith and David Warner will return to Newlands on Wednesday, less than two years after they were central figures in one of cricket’s greatest scandals at the ground.
Australia opener David Warner is braced for a hostile reception but hopes fans will show “respect” as he and Steve Smith return to South Africa for the first time
David Warner and Aaron Finch launched a brutal assault on the South African bowlers to set up a comprehensive 97-run Australian victory in the series-deciding
David Warner joined Australia’s charm offensive on Thursday ahead of the first Twenty20 international against South Africa at the Wanderers Stadium,
Labuschagne was born in Klerksdorp, 50km away, and started school in Potchefstroom before his family moved to Australia when he was nine years old. He said it was "very special" to score a century so close to the town where he was born.
Batting star Glenn Maxwell’s self-imposed exile from international cricket ended when he was named on Tuesday in Australia’s limited-overs squads to tour South Africa,
An unusual match involving three teams was played in an empty SuperSport Park in Centurion, making it difficult to judge whether the new form of the game, branded 3T Cricket, had the potential for major spectator appeal.
Victory saw England take an unbeatable 2-0 lead in a three-match contest and they will replace Australia at the top of the global T20 standings with another win at Southampton on Tuesday. England, set 158 to win, finished on 158-4 with seven balls to spare.
While Australia’s borders are largely closed and overseas trips can only be made in extraordinary circumstances - just one in four applications to travel has been approved - the tour has been given the green light after close liaison between both governments.