Joe Root hails leadership qualities of Jos Buttler amid captaincy criticism

Joe Root has thrown his weight behind under-fire Jos Buttler, describing the wicket-keeper batsman as a "brilliant' leader", whom he believes should remain as limited-overs captain of England.


Jos Buttler and Lungi Ngidi shine as Paarl Royals pummel hapless Joburg Super Kings

The Paarl Royals thumped the Joburg Super Kings by seven wickets and with 35 balls to spare at Boland Park on Wednesday evening with Jos Buttler and Lungi Ngidi the chief destroyers.

Sunrisers Eastern Cape are crowned champions during the 2023 SA20 Final

SA20 2024 format, fixtures and teams explained

The second edition of the white ball extravaganza known as the SA20 is set for launch this week. Here, SABC Sport looks at the teams, format and fixtures.


Jos Buttler to lead England's of West Indies without Joe Root and Johnny Bairstow

Just hours after signing off from their 2023 Cricket World Cup campaign, England announced their squad for their limited-overs tour to the West Indies.

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'We've let people down' says Jos Buttler after England's World Cup exit

Misfiring captain Jos Buttler questioned his own form as he admitted England had "let people down" with their dire World Cup defence.


England captain Jos Buttler admits historic Afghanistan defeat 'tough to take'

England captain Jos Buttler could do little but admit his side were beaten by the better team as they slumped to a shock World Cup defeat against Afghanistan in Delhi.