My first official function, with Him: Wynberg's Rugby Festival in 2007 It has been a challenging few months. He has tried to be a stoic, but he can't fool an old dog like me - I have been round the block a few times and can easily see through a flimsy facade like that. In contrast, She wears her heart on her sleeve and clearly has found the various farewells hard going. As Head Dog, it was only right that I attended many of these farewell functions as I would be the one providing the…
Jacques Kallis, one of the game's greatest allrounders, will retire from Test cricket after the Boxing Day match against India. Kallis announced his decision on Wednesday, on the eve of the second Test against India, but stated that he would still like to play the 2015 World Cup for South Africa.
Jacques Kallis : A player South Africa deserved, a captain they never had – NDTV Sports
A man-mountain of a cricketer, Jacques Kallis is the last of an era featuring the likes of Sachin Tendulkar, Ricky Ponting, Brian Lara and Shane Warne. Kallis is a classical player in the truest sense, and provides a reassurance with both bat and ball.
Hansie Cronje wears an earpiece to take instructions from outside the field during a World Cup match
On May 15, 1999, Hansie Cronje ran into the first of his many major troubles, when he plugged-in an earpiece, to receive instructions from coach Bob Woolmer, during South Africa’s first World Cup fixture against India. Karthik Parimal looks back at that incident and what followed thereafter.