Extras made us ordinary, Faf du Plessis rues World T20 'nightmare'

29 March 2016 - 12:35 By REUTERS

The South African trio of AB de Villiers, Hashim Amla and Dale Steyn exited the World Twenty20 stage on Monday, possibly never to return again, and skipper Faf du Plessis felt a bit more discipline from the bowlers could have prolonged their stay.The Proteas beat Sri Lanka in Monday's dead rubber to conclude their campaign after defeat against West Indies and England had scuppered their semi-final prospects.

This article is reserved for Sunday Times subscribers but, for a limited time, is free to read on our newly relaunched website.

To access the article, you only need to register – it’s quick and free. Already registered? Simply sign in below.

If you’ve already registered on the BusinessLIVE, Business Day, Financial Mail or Rand Daily Mail websites? Sign in with the same details.

Note: Login details from the former TimesLIVE/Sunday Times website are no longer valid. Please register again.

Questions or problems? Email helpdesk@timeslive.co.za or call 0860 52 52 00.