Cricket World Cup

World Cup: It’s dull vs deadly

South Africans should be at least somewhat excited about the competition — but they’re not

Proteas confront World Cup demons

South Africa have reached the semi-finals in four of their seven World Cup campaigns but have yet to reach a final

Poor form puts Amla’s World Cup place in jeopardy

The Proteas batsman faces being axed from the Wrold Cup squad after a poor run of form against Sri Lanka

ICC urges higher pay to stop women leaving game

Cricket bodies around the world have been urged to follow Australia's lead and raise wages for women's players to stop them leaving the sport

AB de Villiers captains SA’s World Cup squad

The 15-man Proteas squad for the ICC Cricket World Cup in Australia and New Zealand has been announced.

Proteas: World Cup squad up for debate

With 11 players likely to hold a spot in the 15-man team for the ICC Cricket World Cup deliberations have begun over who will make the final cut.

Kallis starts bid to earn place at Cricket World Cup

Jacques Kallis, who hasn't played in a one-day international since 2012, has begun a bid to earn a place in the 2015 Cricket World Cup squad.

Proteas shape up for games to come

The games against Pakistan have given our cricket players the perfect opportunity to show off their chops.

Kallis keen to represent SA at 2015 World Cup

After opting not to play ODI cricket for the last 17 months, Jacques Kallis says he wants to be part of the Proteas team at the 2015 ICC World Cup.

Proteas World Cup woes: It’s not choking, it’s panic

Panic is a plausible way of understanding what went wrong in England in 1999 when SA had perhaps its best side and most realistic chance of winning.

ICC to probe World Cup ticket sales

Cricket's world governing body has launched an investigation into "black marketeering" during the World Cup ticket sales fiasco.

ICC confirms 14-team format for 2015 World Cup

The 2015 Cricket World Cup will feature the 10 Test-playing nations plus four associate teams, the International Cricket Council said on Tuesday.


R80-million: The cost of evacuating South Africans from Wuhan in China

The government is expected to evacuate citizens from Wuhan, where the coronavirus outbreak originated

Primedia CEO Essack leaves following internal battles

Omar Essack leaves the 702 and 94.7 owners after a protracted standoff with the board

LIVE BLOG: Fin Min Tito Mboweni presents the 2020 budget

The budget is usually scheduled for the second-last Wednesday in February, and the ratings agencies deliver their decisions after assessing the country’s plans for the fiscal year ahead

Press Releases

Tourism can push Africa onto a new path – minister

The continent is fast becoming a dynamic sought-after tourist destination

South Africa’s education system is broken and unequal, and must be fixed without further delay

The Amnesty International report found that the South African government continues to miss its own education upgrading targets

Business travel industry generates billions

Meetings Africa is ready to take advantage of this lucrative opportunity

Conferences connect people to ideas

The World Expo and Meetings Africa are all about stimulating innovation – and income

SAB Zenzele Kabili B-BBEE share scheme

New scheme to be launched following the biggest B-BBEE FMCG payout in South Africa’s history

Digging deep

Automation is unstoppable, but if we're strategic about its implementation, it presents major opportunities

TFSAs are the gymnasts of the retirement savings world

The idea is to get South Africans to save, but it's best to do your research first to find out if a TFSA is really suited to your needs

Achieving the litmus test of social relevance

The HSS Awards honours scholarly works based on their social relevance and contribution to the humanities and social sciences