The Chelsea Flower Show 2017 kicked off on Sunday and hundreds of celebrities, including the Royal family, were able to enjoy the gardens and displays, of which the South African National Biodiversity Institute’s (SANBI) garden was one.
The South African cricket team is not considering abandoning its tour to the United Kingdom following the terrorist attack in Manchester on Monday.
It’s still another five weeks away, but the scouting has been done for The Champions Trophy. The squads have been announced, the warm-up fixtures are on the horizon and South Africa… are looking pretty damn good, actually.
Well, that gives a whole new meaning to Protea Fire.
Morne Morkel will return to Test cricket for the first time in over 12 months.
A consummate performance with ball and bat saw the Proteas home at Eden Park, as they clinched the five-match ODI series 3-2. Here’s what the internet thought of it.
Both sides did a fine job of raising everyone’s heart-rates again in Christchurch, as the second game of five went right down to the wire. But who would hold their nerve at the death?
The annual festival of pyjama cricket is upon us again as the world’s best prepare for a six-week slog around India. Here’s who struck gold… and who will be watching on TV with the rest of us.
Perhaps if the national broadcaster hadn’t been wasting millions feathering senior staff’s nests they’d have the money to do their job, no?
The Proteas’ new Test skipper passed Aussie David Warner’s record score in the fourth one-dayer in Cape Town, falling just shy of a double ton – and everyone on the internet was very pleased.
Faf du Plessis keeps doing this…
The Proteas nearly found themselves pollinated at the Bullring on Saturday, as a swarm of insects decided to disrupt the cricket.
It was a little bit past 4pm on Saturday 14th January 2017.
Proteas all-rounder Wayne Parnell dug one in short and the Sri Lankan tail-ender, Suranga Lakmal, swiped at the ball only to spoon it to deep square leg, presenting the great man Vernon Philander with a straightforward catch. Test series whitewash sealed!
The Proteas rattled out the tourists yet again to win the second one-dayer in Durban, after two of their top order hit three figures. Here’s how the Twitterz reacted.
The comeback kid made his mark with a half-century at Newlands, before the Proteas lost their nerve in Cape Town. Here’s what the Twitterz made of the superstar’s return.
AB de Villiers could make his international return this week after being added to South Africa’s T20 squad for the final fixture against Sri Lanka this week.
It was with much shock – at least initially – when I heard of Kyle Abbott and Rilee Rossouw’s departure from the Proteas’ set-up in order to pursue long-term Kolpak county contracts in the UK.
There is such a thing as too much of a good thing, apparently.
The Proteas will be without their star batsman for most of 2017 in the longest format, as he decides to put his feet up for yet another series. Here’s the online verdict.
Despite this, he insists he is not retiring from the format.
Jacques Kallis has been named in Stuart Broad’s all-time XI.
That puts an end to that bit of speculation, then.