Russell Domingo

  • South Africa happy with Test warm-up ahead of Australia series 07-02-2014 08:02 AM

    Johannesburg: A century by Faf du Plessis and a first session in the middle for wicketkeeper AB de Villiers since hand surgery has left South Africa satisfied with preparations for the Test series against Australia. South Africa, who host a buoyant Australian side fresh from their Ashes triumph in a...
  • Don't write Indian bowlers off, says SA coach Russel Domingo 25-12-2013 08:43 PM

    Durban: South Africa coach Russel Domingo said that it will be a foolish thing to "write off the Indian bowling attack" as the pitch at Kingsmead isn't exactly to the liking of the home team as they square off in the series decider here Thursday. "Everyone writes them off, but...
  • No Tendulkar makes life easier for Proteas: SA coach Domingo 10-12-2013 10:51 AM

    Johanesburg: Rubbing salt into the wounds after inflicting two humiliating defeats, South Africa coach Russell Domingo declared that it will be easier for the home team to plan against India as visitors lack the "calming influence" of Sachin Tendulkar in their dressing room. Tendulkar, who retired from international cricket last...
  • Russell Domingo to stick to seven batsmen in playing XI in Tests 09-12-2013 10:15 PM

    Durban: South Africa coach Russell Domingo on Monday indicated that he would prefer to continue with seven batsmen in the playing eleven against India in the upcoming two-match Test series. South Africa today made no changes to their Test squad for the series against India, retaining the 15 who drew...
  • India will be a tough challenge for South Africa: Coach 04-12-2013 07:11 PM

    Johannesburg: South African coach Russell Domingo said the series against India starting on Thursday with the first ODI here at the Wanderers will be a tough assignment for the Proteas. South Africa lost the recent ODI series at home against Pakistan, but Domingo feels that the three ODIs and the...
  • SA coach expects his bowlers to strike back 20-10-2013 10:13 PM

    Dubai: South Africa coach Russell Domingo expects his bowlers to strike back after Pakistan took a shock 1-0 lead in the two-match Test series with a seven-wicket victory. It was South Africa's first defeat in the last 16 Test matches and puts in danger their seven-year record of not losing...
  • Pakistan coach Whatmore wary of South Africa comeback 20-10-2013 06:20 PM

    Dubai: Pakistan coach Dav Whatmore drew on bitter personal experience to warn his players that world number one Test team South Africa can bounce back in the second Test starting in Dubai on Wednesday. Pakistan won the first Test in Abu Dhabi by seven wickets on Thursday, but Whatmore recalled...
  • 'Tsotsobe not originally part of tour squad' confirms SA coach 09-08-2013 12:21 PM

    Johannesburg: Russell Domingo, coach of the South African cricket team, has revealed that Lonwabo Tsotsobe was not in the original squad for the recent tour of Sri Lanka and that there were concerns over the left-arm pace bowler's fitness and work ethic. "I would like to state categorically and very...
  • South Africa name Domingo as new coach 11-05-2013 03:23 PM

    Johannesburg: Russell Domingo has been handed the huge task of taking over from World Cup winner Gary Kirsten as the new coach of South Africa's cricket team. Domingo was promoted from his position as assistant less than 24 hours after Kirsten announced he would not be taking up an offer...