Test Cricket

Amla delighted by record-breaking knock

Hashim Amla was thrilled that his double century had put South Africa in a strong position in the first Test against India on Sunday.

India’s Laxman doubtful for first South Africa Test

Injury-ravaged India were sweating over the fitness of key middle-order batsman Venkatsai Laxman ahead of the first Test against South Africa.

PCB promises changes after Australian whitewash

Pakistan cricket vowed on Monday to redress major failings after their crushing defeat at the hands of Australia in the Tests and one-day series.

Dravid, Yuvraj to miss first SA Test

Injuries to Rahul Dravid and Yuvraj Singh have forced India to name a depleted 15-man squad for the opening Test against South Africa.

Botha recalled to Proteas Test squad

Off-spinner Johan Botha and left-arm fast bowler Lonwabo Tsotsobe were on Monday named in a 15-man South African squad for two Test matches in India.

Smith leads the charge

Graeme Smith and Hashim Amla put South Africa firmly in front at lunch on the second day of the final Test against England on Friday.

SA on top at the Wanderers

Rain interrupted play after the start of South Africa's first innings, after England were out for 180 on day one of the final Test at the Wanderers.

England recover after early shock at the Wanderers

England have recovered to 100 for four at lunch after losing early wickets on day one of the final Test against South Africa on Thursday.

Crunch time for Proteas

South Africa go into the final Test against England one-nil down, needing a victory to level the series and retain the Basil d'Oliveira trophy.


Democracy will flounder sans Stats SA

As the government bails out state-owned entities, it is leaving a hole in the budget of the agency tasked with telling us what South Africa looks like — one that is crucial to government decisions

The Facebook group taking on South Africa’s white right

Online battle over the ‘white genocide’ narrative on social media has dangerous real-world consequences

Trolley tender causes Acsa eruption

Stolen contract exposes rift in the senior ranks at the state airport’s management companies

Press Releases

Scatec Solar begins another Upington project

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Over R400-m given to businesses since launch of three-minute overdraft

The 3-minute overdraft radically reduces the time it takes for businesses to have their working capital needs met

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