Cricket South Africa (CSA) has congratulated the Proteas on their clean sweep tour of
The final Test in
“Albeit a rain-affected last day that completed our Test series victory, the Proteas deserve to be fully praised and congratulated for another magnificent achievement on the road and an outstanding summer of top-class performances,” CSA chief executive Haroon Lorgat said.
“The Black Caps are not easy to beat under their home conditions. You only have to look back at how well they performed in the 2015 edition of the ICC World Cup, when they reached the final.
“We are the only team to have beaten them in a series in any format on their home soil this past season.
“Congratulations are due to head coach Russell Domingo, our two captains Faf du Plessis and AB de Villiers, and all the players and management staff for this excellent record of performances both against
“If you look back at the clean sweep home ODI series against
“Their achievement in jumping from No 7 to No 2 in the ICC Test rankings is quite remarkable.
“Good luck to the team as they look forward to their next assignment in
“We can certainly face the future with a sense of confidence and optimism.”Cricket