Dean Elgar

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India’s Rishabh Pant during the third day of the third Test against South Africa at Newlands stadium in Cape Town. Photograph: Getty Images

India’s Rishabh Pant scored a superb unbeaten century but hosts South Africa made major strides towards winning the third and final Test, and the seri(...)

South Africa’s Temba Bavuma (left) shakes hands with Dean Elgar after completing the win over India in the second Test against India  at the Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg. Photograph: Phill Magakoe/AFP via Getty Images

Day 4 of 5: India 202 (KL Rahul 50; M Jansen 4-31) & 266 (A Rahane 58, C Pujara 53) v South Africa 229 (K Petersen 62, T Bavuma 51; S N Thakur 7-6(...)

Mark Wood took three South African wickets on a fine day for England. Photograph: Stu Forster/Getty

Fourth Test day two: South Africa 88-6 off 41.5 overs (Q de Kock 32*, M Wood 3-21) trail England 400 off 98.2 overs (Z Crawley 66, J Root 59, O Pope 5(...)

England batsman Dominic Sibley celebrates after reaching his maiden Test century s during day four of the second Test against  South Africa  at Newlands  in Cape Town. Photograph: Stu Forster/Getty Images

Day 4 of 5: England 269 (O Pope 61no, B Stokes 47; K Rabada 3-68) & 391-8 dec (D Sibley 133no, B Stokes 72, J Root 61; A Nortje 3-61) lead South A(...)

We are witnessing something very special with Australia’s Steve Smith. Photograph: PA

Steve Smith is ruining Test cricket. Like a maverick cop forced off active duty, he has been back only five minutes but is already laying the town to (...)

South Africa’s Temba Bavuma is bowled  by England’s James Anderson during day two of the fourth  Test at  Old Trafford. Photograph:  Anthony Devlin/PA Wire

James Anderson displayed a neat sense of occasion and put England in charge against South Africa as his best Old Trafford Test bowling figures arrived(...)

England bowler James Anderson celebrates dismissing Heino Kuhn of South Africa during their second innings on  day two of the second Test match  at Trent Bridge  in Nottingham. Photograph: Gareth Copley/Getty Images

South Africa took a firm grip on the second Test at Trent Bridge after a see-saw second day in which 15 wickets tumbled and the fragility of England’(...)

South Africa’s bowler Kagiso Rabada celebrates after dismissing England’s batsman Jonathan Bairstow for a duck. Photograph: Themba Hadebe/AP

With 29 scheduled overs of a rain-interrupted third day to go England were still in the Test, hanging on by the fingernails but with a sniff of a cha(...)

Kagiso Rabada took seven wickets for South Africa to remove England for 342 on day three in Centurion. Photograph: Getty

England’s chances of an unbeaten tour of South Africa took a hefty blow on day three of the fourth Test as 20-year-old tyro Kagiso Rabada ran through (...)

South Africa’s Stephen Cook celebrates his century on his  debut during the fourth  Test  against England at Centurion, South Africa. Siphiwe Sibeko/Reuters

Fourth Test, Day One: South Africa 329-5 Until Ben Stokes’s competitive spirit and Stuart Broad’s wonderful versatility began to pull England back in(...)

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