Australia Cricket Team

‘Friendly’ Aussies ready for hostile tour

Coach Justin Langer and captain Aaron Finch are hopeful the game will be played in good spirits despite the expectation of crowd jeers

The Proteas need new heroes

South Africa need to tap into that day-five magic at the next cricket Test in Port Elizabeth, much like English allrounder Ben Stokes did at Newlands

Paine relief: Australia win for first time since ‘sandpapergate’

Australia's best result in the four previous Tests since the scandal was narrowly hanging on for a draw against Pakistan in Dubai

Proteas wallop Aussies to take 1-0 ODI lead

The Proteas won the toss on a typically lively pitch and went in with their full front-line pace attack

Australian cricket cheating plot sparks ethics review

Governing body Cricket Australia said it wanted to ensure there was never a repeat of the conduct during the third Test against the Proteas

Warner has ‘gone rogue’, removing himself from OZ WhatsApp group

The former vice-captain, who was likely heavily involved in #SandPaperGate, has distanced himself from the Australian cricket team

​Caught on camera: Who caught the Bancroft robbery in motion?

What was caught on camera burnt a mark onto Australian cricket – their inexperienced opener clearly attempting to tamper with the match ball

Just not cricket: Why ball tampering is cheating

The game is not only controlled by a set of rules but, according to the sport’s laws, it should also be played “within the spirit of cricket”

‘Cruel betrayal’: Cricket’s heart broken in Australia

The country was hurt on Saturday after revelations revealed that the captain and a rookie had been implicated in ball tampering

England hit back with Warner, Marsh wickets on final day

It was painful going with Warner and Smith adding just 35 runs in the 75 minutes to drinks as the Australians dug in to save the Test on the final day

England Ashes hopes fade as Smith and Marsh put attack to sword

Australia took total control of the match and were 549 for four in their first innings by stumps, with Smith on 229 and Marsh on 181.

Cricket: Aussie batsman Khawaja reveals racial abuse

The 30-year-old battled the odds to become Australia's first Pakistan-born national player and is now one of the country's leading Test batsmen.

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Tshwane water woes in court again

The municipality has been accused of deliberately derailing the contract to sort out toxic water crisis in Hammanskraal

Life in lockdown: Behind closed doors keeping out the coronavirus

South African students in China are staying behind closed doors due to the coronavirus outbreak

Apartheid criminals still at large

Corporations and banks that aided the apartheid regime have not been brought to book, so they continue to act with impunity

Press Releases

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

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