Vernon Darryl Philander is a South African right-handed bowling all-rounder, he has previously represented his country at under 19 level. He plays for the South Africa national cricket team and Cape Cobras in South African domestic cricket.
England wicketkeeper Jos Buttler has apologised for his expletive laden on-field rant during the second Test against South Africa. However, he has also questioned the need for viewers to have access to the audio from stump microphones.
English wicket-keeper Jos Buttler has been fined 15 per cent of his match fees and also received one demerit ...
Despite lower order's resistance from South Africa, England register a 189 runs victory on the fifth day of the second Test here on Tuesday.
Former India opener Gautam Gambhir has termed the ICC's proposal of four-day Test matches "a ridiculous idea" and felt scrapping a day from the original format would lead to more matches ending without any result.
After bundling out England for 269, South Africa ended day two of the second Test at 215/8 on Saturday at Newlands in Cape Town.
India skipper Virat Kohli is not in favour of ICC's idea of introducing four-day Tests as he believes it is unfair to the 'purest format of the game'.
South Africa pacer Vernon Philander has agreed on personal terms with English County side Somerset and is set to join them as a Kolpak player.
South Africa led England by 172 runs at stumps on Day 2 of the first Test between England and South Africa at the Centurion on a day when 15 wickets fell. England lost four wickets in the second and third session each with their last seven wickets coming for just 39 runs on Friday. Vernon Philander, who will retire from international cricket after this series, took four wickets
South Africa all-rounder Vernon Philander on Monday announced international retirement from all forms of cricket after the conclusion of the upcoming Test series against England.