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any tropical African shrub of the genus Protea having alternate rigid leaves and dense colorful flower heads resembling cones

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His playing and coaching credentials are impressive and that will place the Proteas in good hands as we move towards a big home summer with both India and Australia visiting us.
Sri Lanka had never started as one of the contenders in this prestigious event but for Proteas getting eliminated at group stage is a harsh result, considering that their side was packed with phenomenal players.
In a CSA statement in response to Retief's comment, chief executive Haroon Lorgat said: "AB de Villiers has conveyed to me the displeasure that this tweet has caused to the Proteas team.
The Proteas practice at the Basin Reserve on Tuesday although the match on Thursday will be played at the Westpac Stadium.
I thought they were so fancy," Mel says, recalling his first encounter with proteas in 1981.
Marriott has discussed plans to bring its newly acquired Protea brand to the Middle East, with the debut property most likely to be located in Dubai or Egypt.
And De Villiers, South Africa's one-day skipper, claims the players are determined to give the former Proteas opener a farewell to remember.
Gary certainly leaves the Proteas in good health and, although we are disappointed to lose him as head coach, he has put the foundations in place to carry us forward.
ECB has unreservedly accepted that assurance and wishes to reiterate that it has no issue at all with CSA - or the Proteas players - on this matter and appreciates that the South African and England players follow the highest ethical standards of behaviour.
1 ranked Test match side, the Proteas, will moreover have home series against New Zealand, Pakistan, West Indies, India, Australia, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Zimbabwe.
He has since scored 568 runs in six SuperSport Series innings and has earned the opportunity to return to the Proteas fold.
The Black Caps set the Proteas a modest target of just 222 but the Proteas were bowled out for 172 and New Zealand clinched a thrilling 49-run victory and await the winners of today's quarter-final clash between England and Sri Lanka.
Chief among which were his sexual escapades while on tour with the Proteas in Australia during the late 1990s.
SOUTH AFRICA cruised to a 66-run win over the West Indies in Saturday's first ODI and there is little reason to oppose the Proteas in today's second game, writes James Milton.
The last time the two sides met at this stadium in a limited-overs encounter was in 2002, when the Proteas took the honours with a four-wicket victory.