South Africa beat ICC Champions Trophy holders Pakistan by seven wickets to clinch the five-match ODI series 3-2.
The Proteas produced a clinical display in the decider to overcome South African-born coach Mickey Arthur’s troops at Newlands in Cape Town.
Ottis Gibson’s charges restricted Pakistan to 240/8 in the series-deciding final. The team also crushed Pakistan in the Test Series with a 3-0 whitewash win.
The two teams will now square up in the T20 Series International which gets underway on Sunday, 3 February, at the Bidvest Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg.
Kaizer Chiefs Confirm Exit Of Three Players
Football Manager Bobby Motaung has also added that the club will be making further announcements of other players who will be leaving the club and those that will be joining the club ahead of next season.
Springboks World Cup Jersey Revealed
The Springboks have revealed their new jersey which they will don at the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan in September.
The jersey, which will go on sale in South Africa on Friday, features a unique design which will compliment the playing style and technical requirements of the Boks, according to the jersey manufacturer
Rassie Erasmus’ charges have been pitted against defending champions New Zealand, Italy, Canada and Namibia in Pool B.
The Springboks will open their world cup campaign against the All Blacks on 21 September.
Former Bidvest Wits Player Papy Faty Dies
The Burundi international has been in the news for some years now after Wits released him because of a heart condition.
Despite doctors orders advising him to quit the game, Faty carried on playing.
While playing for Real Kings in the National First Division he collapsed during a match which prompted the club to terminate his contract.