Former South African left-arm spinner Robin Peterson has been appointed as assistant coach for the Bloem City Blazers ahead of Cricket South Africa’s Global T20 League taking place in November this year.
Ottis Gibson will stay on England’s bowling coach until the end of the upcoming Test series against the Wes tIndies before being unveiled as South Africa’s head coach, according to a report on ESPNCricinfo.
It took just 25 minutes for Junior Dala to dispatch the required four wickets for the South Africa A team to win the first Cricket South Africa (CSA) Four-Day match against India A by 235 runs at Assupol Tuks Oval in Pretoria on Tuesday.
Openers Shikhar Dhawan and Lokesh Rahul have attained career-high positions in the ICC Test Player Rankings after figuring in an important partnership that helped India defeat Sri Lanka by an innings and 171 runs to complete a 3-0 whitewash of the home side.
Beuran Hendricks and Dane Piedt took six wickets between them to bundle out India A for 120 runs in 39 overs on Day Two of the first Cricket South Africa (CSA) Four-Day match of the two-match series at Assupol Tuks Oval in Pretoria on Sunday.
Okuhle Cele, Thomas Kaber and Kyle Simmonds shared six wickets between them as the South Africa Emerging team were forced to settle for a draw after a defiant Zimbabwe %u2018A’ batted out the final day of their second four-day match in Kwekwe on Saturday.
Stephen Cook and David Miller shared a 138-run third-wicket partnership to help the South Africa A team to a solid 274/4 at stumps of Day One of the first four-day match in the two-match series at Tuks Oval in Pretoria on Saturday.
South Africa A coach Shukri Conrad admits they are not dwelling on their One-Day Triangular series final loss to India A earlier this week and are instead, focused on the two four-day games starting at the Assupol Tuks Oval in Pretoria on Saturday.