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WATCH: Richard Levi reminds SA cricket he’s not a one-trick pony

The former Protea never fulfilled his potential, much to the pleasure of some, but he has found a home in England with another burly teammate.

When local cricket fans hear the name Richard Levi, they give an ironic laugh.

WATCH: Richard Levi reminds SA cricket he’s not a one-trick pony
WATCH: Richard Levi reminds SA cricket he’s not a one-trick pony

WATCH: Richard Levi reminds SA cricket he’s not a one-trick pony

The former Protea never fulfilled his potential, much to the pleasure of some, but he has found a home in England with another burly teammate.

Vernon Philander’s niggle has the Proteas sweating again
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Vernon Philander’s niggle has the Proteas sweating again

The reliable seamer tweaks his groin in a county game as the national side hope it’s not too serious before the England tour.
WATCH: Introducing the world superstars in CSA’s new T20 league
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WATCH: Introducing the world superstars in CSA’s new T20 league

From Chris Gayle to Brendon McCullum, check out which international T20 personalities will play SA’s new T20 competition later this year.
Chris Gayle and friends add star power to CSA’s new T20 tourney
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Chris Gayle and friends add star power to CSA’s new T20 tourney

The local federation wanted to attract top names in the shortest form of the game for its new product and they certainly got it.
Marchant de Lange and co ‘robbing’ England of new cricket stars
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Marchant de Lange and co ‘robbing’ England of new cricket stars

The former Proteas quick becomes the latest example of England’s unhappiness over the foreign and Kolpak players in county cricket.
Wayne Parnell still represents ‘the future’ of the Proteas
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Wayne Parnell still represents ‘the future’ of the Proteas

Former Proteas bowling coach Vinnie Barnes makes this bold statement as the all-rounder jets off to English county Kent.
Domestic cricket isn’t going to get bigger anytime soon, says CSA
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Domestic cricket isn’t going to get bigger anytime soon, says CSA

CEO Haroon Lorgat believes another franchise won’t increase depth and that it’s better to pay players in the feeder systems better.
IPL thanks AB de Villiers’ wife for her pep talk
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IPL thanks AB de Villiers’ wife for her pep talk

The Proteas one-day captain had everyone freaking out over a brilliant knock on Monday night but he had a secret weapon…
CSA: Asking Russell Domingo to re-apply is ‘good governance’
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CSA: Asking Russell Domingo to re-apply is ‘good governance’

CEO Haroon Lorgat says the federation is merely trying to comply with government’s labour laws as ‘hunt’ for the next Proteas coach.
WATCH: Sachin Tendulkar pulls an AB to become a pop star
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WATCH: Sachin Tendulkar pulls an AB to become a pop star

World cricket’s most successful batsman ever records a catchy single to promote his new app … and he’s not bad.
It won’t be all that easy for Kagiso Rabada in his first IPL
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It won’t be all that easy for Kagiso Rabada in his first IPL

Former Proteas seamer Meyrick Pringle, who coached in India, actually believes expectations for him should be kept in check.
AB de Villiers and the IPL give Proteas a few sleepless nights
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AB de Villiers and the IPL give Proteas a few sleepless nights

The Proteas one-day skipper is nursing a minor back injury and SA will hope he doesn’t tweak it before the tour of England.
The Proteas stars in this year’s Indian Premier League
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The Proteas stars in this year’s Indian Premier League

South Africa’s representation is rather limited. And you better catch them early because they’re coming home early too for national duty.
Aussies poach former Proteas guru Gary Kirsten
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Aussies poach former Proteas guru Gary Kirsten

The 49-year-old, who led the national side to the top of the Test rankings, will coach the Hobart Hurricanes in the Big Bash T20.
Precocious Aiden Markram blasts Titans to the One-day Cup title
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Precocious Aiden Markram blasts Titans to the One-day Cup title

A Proteas place beckons for the 22-year-old opener smashes 161 as he combines brilliantly with veteran Henry Davids in runaway win.
Titans embrace being favourites with AB and co as weapons
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Titans embrace being favourites with AB and co as weapons

Mark Boucher’s side in the inside lane to claim One-day Cup title but the Warriors always punch above their weight.
Proteas talking points: Domingo’s future; transformation success
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Proteas talking points: Domingo’s future; transformation success

It’s been a fine summer of cricket for the national cricket side. We look at various issues – in Russell Domingo’s own words.
Proteas ratings: Bavuma dishes up but Cook spoils the broth
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Proteas ratings: Bavuma dishes up but Cook spoils the broth

We rate a South African side that struggled for consistency and certainly didn’t fire on all cylinders against a determined New Zealand.
Proteas saved by the rain to clinch Test series
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Proteas saved by the rain to clinch Test series

But skipper Faf du Plessis admits this was a battle between two evenly matched sides and a lot of what-if questions.
It’s a humbling experience paying tribute to a man of his magnitude – Madiseng
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It’s a humbling experience paying tribute to a man of his magnitude – Madiseng

The Gauteng Cricket Board said ‘uncle Kathy had a deep belief that our country could be great and that the biggest potential lies within the youth’.
WATCH: Why the ‘f****** cheat(s)’ aren’t friends anymore
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WATCH: Why the ‘f****** cheat(s)’ aren’t friends anymore

The Indian and Australian cricket teams finished a very ill-tempered Test series. Here’s why the players ‘aren’t friends anymore’.
Wilting Proteas stare a rare Test defeat squarely in the face
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Wilting Proteas stare a rare Test defeat squarely in the face

Another top-order batting collapse against NZ once again has the lower-order trying to rescue things. But it shouldn’t be enough this time.
Morne Morkel’s grabs his 250th on one of his ‘toughest’ days
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Morne Morkel’s grabs his 250th on one of his ‘toughest’ days

The giant seamer becomes the 6th Protea to reach that milestone in Test cricket but his biggest mission now is to rescue his side in Hamilton
Quinton de Kock plays Proteas hero again … sore finger and all
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Quinton de Kock plays Proteas hero again … sore finger and all

The brilliant keeper-batter keeps South Africa’s from collapsing again with a superb 90 but New Zealand show spirit to keep up.
Proteas on wobbly ground … and wobbly pitch in Hamilton
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Proteas on wobbly ground … and wobbly pitch in Hamilton

Faf du Plessis’ decision to bat first in the third Test seems to backfire as a middle-order recovery is once again needed.
Genius Proteas physio invention helps Quinton de Kock play
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Genius Proteas physio invention helps Quinton de Kock play

The Proteas will have their influential keeper-batter available for the 3rd Test against New Zealand with a nifty temporary protective pad.

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