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#WT20 Mission accomplished for Windies

The West Indies achieved their “mission” of shattering India's dreams of a World Twenty20 title on home soil after they stunned the hosts by seven wickets to reach the final Thursday. Lendl Simmons fired an explosive 82 off 51 balls as the Windies broke Indian hearts in the semi-final clash at Mumbai's Wankhede Stadium with just two balls to spare

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Tough task for new Bok coach

A new Springbok coach will be named Friday with Allister Coetzee expected to be tasked with making the team a formidable force again while radically altering its racial composition. Former provincial scrum-half Coetzee made the Stormers the dominant South African franchise in Super Rugby during six years in charge, reaching the knockout stage four times. He moved to Japan last

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Review time for Domingo

Russell Domingo will face the most intense interrogation of his tenure as coach in the coming months as Cricket South Africa (CSA) conducts a review of the national side’s performances this season. Domingo still has a year left on his contract with CSA, but the last 12 months have been so poor that when that performance review is conducted Domingo’s

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Parnell shines with ball for Cobras

Cape Cobras star Wayne Parnell couldn’t have chosen a better time to remind the national selectors of his ability as a left-arm swing bowler. With the Proteas’ bowling attack under fire after a poor summer of cricket that ended in yet another World Cup failure in the ICC World T20 last week, the South African team is in need of

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