Catch the Latest South Africa Cricket News, Updates, Live Score, Standings, Fixtures, Match Results, Video, Photo, Match Highlights, Fantasy Cricket, Top Run Scorer, Highest Wicket Takers, Catches, Winners, and more at Rooter.io. The South African national cricket team is nicknamed as the Proteas, named after their national flower, King Protea. The cricket team is governed by Cricket South Africa, and is a full-member of the International Cricket Council (ICC) with Test and ODI status. As of February 2018, South Africa have played 420 Test matches (winning 157 and losing 139), 586 ODIs (winning 361, losing 203 and tying six, with 16 matches ending with no results), and 91 Twenty20 Internationals (T20Is), winning 54 and losing 36, with one ending without any result. On 20 August 2012, South Africa became the top ranked team in ICC Test cricket rankings for the first time. Eight days later on 28 August 2012, the Proteas became the first team to top the ICC rankings in all three formats of the game. As of 6 March, 2018, the Proteas are ranked 2nd in ICC Test rankings, 2nd in ICC ODI rankings, and 7th in T20I rankings.