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Feb 26, 2019
South Africa pacer Duanne Olivier quits international cricket for Yorkshire Kolpak dealDuanne Olivier was one of the most in potent pacer going around, having claimed 31 wickets in five Tests since being recalled by South Africa in December.
Dec 28, 2018
South Africa vs Pakistan: The Duanne Olivier story, how a reserve bowler stole the thunder from Dale Steyn and Kagiso RabadaAs the Boxing Day Test match got underway in Centurion, the media glare was on Steyn’s tryst with the milestone and Hashim Amla’s extended dry spell with the bat. But at the end of the second day’s play, it is Olivier’s eleven wicket haul that has grabbed the headlines and put the Proteas on track to win the Test match.
Sep 17, 2018
South Africa all-rounder Wayne Parnell opts for Kolpak deal with Worcestershire, ends future with ProteasSouth Africa's Wayne Parnell has signed a new three-year contract with Worcestershire that could signal the end of the 29-year-old all-rounder's Proteas career.
Mar 30, 2018
Virat Kohli county stint: Contrary to Bob Willis' opinion, here's how India captain can actually help English cricketVirat Kohli is the best batsman across formats at present (that debate is over for at least one year given Steve Smith’s ban) and inarguably has the highest star power in world cricket today. Surely, any and every English youngster who plays with and against him this June will benefit immensely.
Feb 27, 2018
Morne Morkel's retirement may have been spurred by dip in form, Kagiso Rabada, Lungi Ngidi's emergenceWith this patchy ODI form as well as the emergence of young fast bowlers like Ngidi and Junior Dala, perhaps Morkel would have felt the insecurity surrounding his World Cup place. Whereas in the Test side, based on the current form, Morkel seems like the fourth-choice pacer after Rabada, Philander and Ngidi.
Feb 26, 2018
South Africa pacer Morne Morkel to retire from International cricket after home Test series against AustraliaSouth Africa fast bowler Morne Morkel will retire from all formats of international cricket after the four-match home test series against Australia starting this week, he said on Monday.
Aug 14, 2017
AB de Villiers must earn his way back into South African team, there shouldn't be VIP treatmentWhatever be his stature, de Villiers should be made to prove his form to get back into the side, and his quality, stardom and achievements should not be made an excuse to afford him an easy entry into the side.
Jul 02, 2017
Cricket Australia pay dispute could end up creating a new wave of cash-versus-cap KolpaksAustralia’s international players are now faced with a choice that several cricketers in South Africa and West Indies had to make, following the unresolved pay dispute.
Feb 04, 2017
CSA reveals fighting Kolpak talent drain one of the key reasons behind new T20 leagueCSA chief executive Haroon Lorgat conceded that one of the major considerations before announcing the launch of an ambitious Twenty20 Global Destination League was losing key South African players to the Kolpak agreement.
Jan 26, 2017
Kolpak departures: Time for cricket to prioritise club-based structure over international oneIn a world where the Uefa Champions league boasts of the best football, and the Grand slam is valued higher han the Davis Cup. In the wake of Kolpak contracts, cricket should soon look to follow suit.