Bad as it is‚ the Proteas have been here before

Loss to India may feel like rock bottom, but Proteas have managed to bounce back in the past

Kagiso Rabada’s back‚ but India’s batters won’t go away

India on 273/3 at close of play on the first day of the second Test

Weary Proteas look for ways to bounce back in Pune

Skipper Faf du Plessis’s men skip practice session to recover from heat after marathon session in the field in first Test

Pune turner does not have to be bad news for Proteas

With their trio of spinners, Faf du Plessis’s men can take heart from Australia’s slow poisoners, who sewed up a Test at the stadium in three days

Du Plessis remains in good cheer about SA’s future prospects

Captain shrugs off first India Test loss and says patience is needed with the new players

Nkwe to make the most of his temporary tenure with Proteas

SA take positives from their 203-run defeat in the first Test in India

Familiar SA batting collapse as India take 1-0 lead in series

Tail-end pair defy home bowlers in the first Test in Visakhapatnam before succumbing

Pitch turns on cue for India’s spinners

The Proteas are in deep trouble in the first Test with India firmly in control

Proteas stuck in the box in Vizag

SA bowlers are unsuccessful on first day of Test series against India, who score 202 without loss

Jasprit Bumrah’s fate changes India’s pitch plot

The injured fast bowler’s exit from the team to face SA on Wednesday has prompted a flurry at the stadium with the impossibly long name

Keshav Maharaj all set for final exam

SA bowler laughs at idea that he is the best spinner to tour India

Reeza Hendricks warns of rough, tough, spinning stuff in India

Proteas batsmen have it all to do despite spin camps and time in India ahead of Test series

Thando Ntini scores in Mzansi Super League wild card

Teenager to play alongside the likes of Faf du Plessis, Aiden Markram and JP Duminy

Aiden Markram full of confidence but not getting ahead of himself

Productive time at the crease has done wonders for SA batsman

SA quicks set up series-levelling win against India

Captain De Kock leads the way with an unbeaten 79

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