Shahid Hashmi

Guest Author

India beat South Africa to reach T20 final

Virat Kohli hit an imperious half century to help India upstage South Africa by six wickets in the second semifinal to cruise into the Twenty20 final.

De Villiers proud of Protea’s series win over Pakistan

Captain AB de Villiers has shown pride in his team after winning the one-day series against Pakistan, hailing a comeback after losing to Sri Lanka.

Smith looks back in pride at seven years on the road

South Africa cricket captain Graeme Smith looks back with pride at his team's achievements on the road.

Proteas keep record intact with win over Pakistan

South Africa's seven-year unbeaten away record has remained intact with an innings and 92-run win over Pakistan in the second and final Test.

Proteas face unpredictable Pakistan

World number one South Africa will hold most of the aces against an erratic Pakistan when the teams open a two-Test series from Monday.

Poor showing sees South Africa crash out of T20

Former champions India beat SA by one run but still crashed out of the T20 as Pakistan went through to the semifinals by virtue of a higher run rate.

England out as Sri Lanka, Windies reach semis

Sri Lanka sent defending champions England packing at the T20 as they reached the semis along with the West Indies after a dramatic night of action.

West Indies, Sri Lanka records wins in Super Eights

West Indies and hosts Sri Lanka earned hard-fought wins in an exciting start to the Super Eights round in the World Twenty20 on Thursday.

T20: Pakistan pulls off win against ‘uncharacteristically sloppy’ NZ

Saeed Ajmal took four wickets as Pakistan kept their nerve to pull off a 13-run win over New Zealand in the World Twenty20 group D match on Sunday.

Pakistan humiliate England with 3-0 Test series rout

Pakistan's bowlers have sealed a 71-run win in the final Test against England to embrace a 3-0 Test series whitewash against their opponents.

England frantic to prevent Pakistan rout

England are desperate to avoid the humiliation of a series whitewash against an strong Pakistan team in the third and final Test.

England keep Pakistan at bay in second Test

England's pace-cum-spin attack has delivered the goods to keep Pakistan down to 256-7 on the opening day of the second Test.

Press Releases

Colgate-Palmolive South Africa donates one million bars of soap

The combination of limited access to quality soap and a lack of knowledge of how to properly wash hands is a challenge in many vulnerable communities

Cheque value bundles – real value

Most people do not pay much attention to what bank account they have and whether or not it is suited to their daily realities

Absa Rewards puts cash in your pocket

In addition to the cash benefits, you will receive special offers and exclusive deals from selected Absa Rewards partners

Municipal audit outcomes reveal public sector financial management must be professionalised

SAICA calls for a review of the mandatory minimum skills and qualifications required for all key financial management positions within the public sector

Eleven ways to protect yourself against fraud

While financial services firms work continuously to improve security, fraudsters are always devising new plans to circumvent the latest safety measures

Security and Compliance Evolution in the Data Revolution

Organisations must adopt a risk-based approach to compliance and rely on technology to mitigate that risk and on people and process controls as well

Covid-19 vs Child Nutrition

Children are being impacted severely across the world because of things such as reduced immunisation as health services prioritise treating Covid-19 cases

MTN’s network innovation sees 5G launched at 100 sites countrywide

MTN South Africa has launched its widely accessible 5G network – the first of MTN’s 21 operations across Africa and the Middle East

The best local and international journalism

handpicked and in your inbox every weekday