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South African cricket in danger of ban as government threatens to intervene in board's matters
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South African cricket in danger of ban as government threatens to intervene in board's matters

In a strongly-worded statement, Sports Minister Nathi Mthethwa set a deadline of 27 October for CSA to provide him in writing with reasons why he should not "exercise his right to intervene".

Investigators recommend Cricket South Africa register criminal case against fired CEO, other officials for corruption
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Investigators recommend Cricket South Africa register criminal case against fired CEO, other officials for corruption

CSA received the report in late July and fired Moroe for “serious misconduct” in August without detailing the misconduct

Two South Africa men's cricket team players test positive for COVID-19
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Two South Africa men's cricket team players test positive for COVID-19

The South African cricketers will miss a specially-arranged culture camp, the country's cricket board said.

CSA's director of cricket Graeme Smith says internal agendas within board have become a 'cancer'
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CSA's director of cricket Graeme Smith says internal agendas within board have become a 'cancer'

Former captain and Cricket South Africa director of cricket Graeme Smith has said that there were "internal agendas" at play within the organisation, which have become a cancer.

South Africa's tour of West Indies, Sri Lanka postponed indefinitely, says CSA director of cricket Graeme Smith
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South Africa's tour of West Indies, Sri Lanka postponed indefinitely, says CSA director of cricket Graeme Smith

Smith said there is no time to slot a tour to the Caribbean as several South African players will be heading to play in the Indian Premier League (IPL), which is scheduled to be held from 19 September to 8 November in the UAE.

AB de Villiers was in line to make international comeback, take part in T20 World Cup, says Quinton de Kock
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AB de Villiers was in line to make international comeback, take part in T20 World Cup, says Quinton de Kock

The event was scheduled in Australia in October-November. De Villiers retired in 2018 but speculations over his return refuse to die down.

Disappointed not to get a chance to represent Pakistan, says South Africa spinner Imran Tahir
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Disappointed not to get a chance to represent Pakistan, says South Africa spinner Imran Tahir

Tahir moved to South Africa and ended up playing for its national team while also representing various franchises in T20 league the world over.

‘Shame on his teammates’: Daren Sammy blasts Makhaya Ntini's South Africa teammates over racism row
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‘Shame on his teammates’: Daren Sammy blasts Makhaya Ntini's South Africa teammates over racism row

Daren Sammy extends support to Makhaya Ntini after former South Africa cricketer reveals the alienation he was subjected to during his career.

'All lives don’t matter until black lives matter': South Africa's Faf du Plessis speaks out against racism
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'All lives don’t matter until black lives matter': South Africa's Faf du Plessis speaks out against racism

Du Plessis posted the message with photo of him celebrating a wicket with Lungi Ngidi, who was criticised by a bunch of former South African cricketers for his support for the movement.

Ex-South Africa batsman Hashim Amla says imagined superiority of one race over another 'simply delusional'
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Ex-South Africa batsman Hashim Amla says imagined superiority of one race over another 'simply delusional'

Amla came in defence of South Africa speedster Lungi Ngidi, whose support for the Black Lives Matter movement was met with criticism from former Proteas such as Pat Symcox and Boeta Dipenaar.

World Cup heartbreak in 2015 wore me down, played huge role in sudden retirement, says former South Africa captain AB de Villiers
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World Cup heartbreak in 2015 wore me down, played huge role in sudden retirement, says former South Africa captain AB de Villiers

South Africa were left heartbroken when they suffered a four-wicket loss to New Zealand via D/L method in a rain-affected 2015 World Cup semifinal and de Villiers accepted that he had struggled to come to terms with it.

As Dale Steyn turns 37, relive speedster's top five dismissals in international cricket
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As Dale Steyn turns 37, relive speedster's top five dismissals in international cricket

On Dale Steyn's 37th birthday, we revisit his five top dismissals across international cricket.

On this day: Australia and South Africa play out thrilling World Cup tie to produce one of the greatest ODIs
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On this day: Australia and South Africa play out thrilling World Cup tie to produce one of the greatest ODIs

On this day, in 1999, Australia vs South Africa semi-final clash in 1999 Cricket World Cup finished in a heart-breaking tie for Proteas

Former ICC umpire Ian Gould picks Sachin Tendulkar vs Dale Steyn duel in 2011 Cape Town Test as best he has seen
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Former ICC umpire Ian Gould picks Sachin Tendulkar vs Dale Steyn duel in 2011 Cape Town Test as best he has seen

Former member of ICC's panel of elite umpires Ian Gould relished the battle between Sachin Tendulkar and Dale Steyn in 2011's Cape Town Test.

Faf du Plessis has more time to guide South Africa's young batsmen after giving up captaincy, says Rassie van der Dussen
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Faf du Plessis has more time to guide South Africa's young batsmen after giving up captaincy, says Rassie van der Dussen

South African batsman Rassie Van der Dussen feels senior teammate Faf du Plessis will now have more time to share his "wealth of wisdom" with the youngsters, having stepped down from captaincy.

South Africa's Faf Du Plessis suggests two-week isolation period for players before and after T20 World Cup
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South Africa's Faf Du Plessis suggests two-week isolation period for players before and after T20 World Cup

Veteran South Africa batsman Faf du Plessis has proposed a two-week isolation period for players before and after the T20 World Cup as a way to stage the event as per schedule later this year.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Schedule uncertainty preventing AB de Villiers from committing to a comeback
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Schedule uncertainty preventing AB de Villiers from committing to a comeback

AB de Villiers, who retired from international cricket in 2018, has been flirting with the idea of a comeback for South Africa.

Coronavirus Outbreak: South Africa's tour of Sri Lanka in June postponed due to COVID-19 pandemic
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Coronavirus Outbreak: South Africa's tour of Sri Lanka in June postponed due to COVID-19 pandemic

South Africa’s limited-overs tour of Sri Lanka that was scheduled to take place in June has been postponed due the coronavirus pandemic, officials said on Monday.

Quinton de Kock will not captain South Africa in Tests, confirms Director of Cricket Graeme Smith
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Quinton de Kock will not captain South Africa in Tests, confirms Director of Cricket Graeme Smith

De Kock was named captain of the limited overs side after Faf du Plessis resigned as captain in all formats this year, but Smith has ruled him out as skipper in the five-day game, citing the heavy workload for the wicketkeeper-batsman.

Former South Africa captain Graeme Smith handed permanent charge of CSA Director of Cricket
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Former South Africa captain Graeme Smith handed permanent charge of CSA Director of Cricket

Former captain Graeme Smith was on Friday appointed Cricket South Africa's permanent Director of Cricket for a two-year term, a post which he held on an interim basis since December last year.