Pravin Tambe paved the way to an excellent win for Rajasthan Royals by his lethal leg spin bowling at their home ground in CL T20 against the formidable Lions.
Another dismal performance by the South African batsmen let them down in the consecutive ODI against the hosts Sri Lanka who won the rain interrupted game.
A scintillating batting by Kumar Sangakkara followed by the deadly bowling of the Sri Lankan bowlers bulldozed South Africa with a huge margin in the 1st ODI.
The mighty South Africa crushed the visiting New Zealand by a mammoth margin of over an innings in the 1st Test just before the tea interval on day three.
The South African bowlers struck again by claiming four wickets of New Zealand in their second innings as the hosts are heading towards a remarkable win.
Vernon Philander delivered a deadly spell of fast bowling in the opening Test vs. New Zealand as the visitors were crushed to 45 all out in their first innings.
Graeme Smith led South Africa from the front against Australia as both captains have demonstrated their skills while taking their teams out of woods in crisis.
The South African top order batsmen led by Hashim Amla and Jacques Kallis exploited the conditions in the opening Test as the Australian bowling looked ordinary.
Alviro Petersen smashed a ton from South Africa and Kevin Pietersen of England responded in the same way as the second Test between the two countries ended in a draw.
Alviro Petersen played a career best innings by hammering 182 runs and consolidated the position of South Africa in the 2nd Test vs. England at Leeds.