Nelson Mandela

Hashim Amla to lead Proteas in Nelson Mandela Legacy Cup

Hashim Amla will lead the Ticketpro Proteas against the Springboks in the Nelson Mandela Legacy Cup at the Bidvest Wanderers Stadium on Friday, 5 December 2014. The match celebrates the first anniversary of Madiba’s death, and will be played in his honour and in celebration of his legacy.

Frustrating days as Titans and Dolphins share the points

The Sunfoil Series match between the Dolphins and The Titans was abandoned without a ball being bowled due to persistent inclement weather at Sahara Park Kingsmead and the teams share the points.

Albie Morkel to make first start for the Titans against Dolphins

The Titans have seen their Sunfoil Series fixture against the Sunfoil Dolphins brought forward by a day at short notice due to the funeral of Nelson Mandela, but Titans coach Rob Walter has been grateful for the break that his side has enjoyed recently.

Kenya’s Nelson Mandela regrets never having met his South African namesake

Australia’s coach Darren Lehmann expressed his desire to have met the former South African President Nelson Mandela, who died on Thursday, during the Ashes pre-Test dinner in Adelaide. But he is not the only cricketer disappointed never to have come face-to-face with the great man.