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Pressure of cricket was unbearable: ABD

De Villiers will continue to play for his IPL team, the Royal Challengers Bangalore.

16 Aug 2018 1:48 AM

Why are veterans still hanging on?

There’s no greater pain for sports fans than watching their ageing hero struggle in the middle.

03 Jun 2018 12:08 AM

ABD retirement is a blow: Coach Ottis Gibson

Gibson said de Villiers' decision had been a shock to him.

29 May 2018 1:08 AM

Difficult to pick a clear winner

It all boils down to how players respond under pressure — helped with a little luck of course.

27 May 2018 2:48 AM

Bigger names vs in-form players

Firebrand Kohli must be fuming alright, for the Royal Challengers belie their name — the challenge is clearly missing.

07 May 2018 1:50 AM


Daniel Vettori set for ‘Bold’ series!

This time, RCB’s coaching team has been revamped too, with the likes of Gary Kirsten and Ashish Nehra turning mentors for the Challengers.

20 Feb 2018 1:34 AM

Virat Kohli and company blaze a trail

South African stand-in captain Aiden Markram said his depleted team was outplayed by India in the series.

15 Feb 2018 7:21 AM

India vs South Africa, 4th ODI: South Africa keep series alive with five-wicket win

Klassen scored 43 runs of 27 balls, while Miller scored 39 runs to lead Proteas to victory.

10 Feb 2018 3:59 PM

We can now win anywhere: Shikhar Dhawan

That can create doubts in batsmen’s minds, which is why they are effective.

07 Feb 2018 7:27 AM

SA vs Ind: India stutter

Kohli won the toss and decided to bat on a hard, well-grassed pitch in cool, overcast conditions.

25 Jan 2018 12:46 AM


ABD says ‘lively’ Indian attack took him by surprise

The Proteas took an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series with comprehensive wins in Cape Town and Centurion.

19 Jan 2018 12:54 AM

South Africa post 96/2 in 1st session

Just when it seemed Zimbabwe's attack had lost its sting, Elgar clipped the third ball of Jarvis's second spell to Peter Moor at midwicket.

27 Dec 2017 1:03 AM

ABD, Dale Steyn back in Test squad against Zimbabwe

New ball bowler Vernon Philander is also back after missing a recent series against Bangladesh because of a back injury.

20 Dec 2017 1:25 AM

South Africa's AB de Villiers ready for Test comeback with Zimbabwe warm-up

The 33-year-old is currently playing in the Ram Slam T20 tournament in South Africa.

29 Nov 2017 2:58 PM

AB de Villiers joins 25-century club with match-winning 176

De Villiers raced to his 25th one-day international century off 68 balls with 10 fours and a six.

19 Oct 2017 7:18 AM


A.B…D of innovation: Be humble & fearless

De Villiers says Kohli the best batsman he has seen.

30 Aug 2017 10:52 PM

Jonty’s road to fielding skill: Play different sports

Rhodes says the vibrant sports culture at school level is the secret behind South Africa’s excellence in fielding.

10 Aug 2017 1:45 AM

AB de Villiers expected to retire from Test cricket in August

It is understood that de Villiers had last year informed CSA about his decision of quitting test cricket but was given a time to reconsider.

27 Jun 2017 1:40 PM

To play or not to play: AB de Villiers to take a call on his future in August

His decision comes ahead of the four-match Test series against the Joe Root-led side.

26 Jun 2017 1:31 PM

ICC Champions Trophy, I can take my team to a World Cup win: AB de Villiers

AB de Villiers gave up the test captaincy in December and has continued to withdraw from test series to extend his great ODI career

12 Jun 2017 10:45 AM