Number One Test Team

  • South Africa look to build on Australia win December 5, 2012

    Cape Town: South Africa want to use their recent series win in Australia as a stepping stone to cement their position as the world's dominant Test team and to build something "really special", captain Graeme Smith said on Wednesday. South Africa, who have not lost an away Test series since 2006,...
  • Richards predicts England domination in Tests June 13, 2012

    London: West Indies legend Vivian Richards said on Tuesday that he expects Andrew Strauss's England to dominate Test cricket over the next few years. England took over the top of the Test rankings last summer, displacing India with a 4-0 series whitewash after an Ashes series win in Australia. And Richards,...
  • Botham backs England to bounce back May 2, 2012

    London: Ian Botham expects England to hold onto their world number one status for "quite a while now", provided they learn from the disappointments of their recent series against Pakistan and Sri Lanka. England climbed to the top of the Test match rankings after whitewashing India 4-0 in England last...