Johan Botha

Latest articles

11h
Sydney Morning Herald
Cricket Australia working closely with Arjun Nair to remedy bowling action15 degrees. Get the latest news and updates emailed straight to your inbox. M
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 hours ago
15 degrees. Get the latest news and updates emailed straight to your inbox. Muttiah Muralitharan, Harbhajan Singh and Johan Botha among others have all been reported for bowling the mysterious ball. Given the biomechanical pitfalls of the... Read more
11h
The Age
Cricket Australia working closely with Arjun Nair to remedy bowling action15 degrees. Get the latest news and updates emailed straight to your inbox. M
The Age / Posted 11 hours ago
15 degrees. Get the latest news and updates emailed straight to your inbox. Muttiah Muralitharan, Harbhajan Singh and Johan Botha among others have all been reported for bowling the mysterious ball. Given the biomechanical pitfalls of the... Read more
3d
Sydney Morning Herald
Cooper Cronk watches on as Sydney Sixers hammer Brisbane HeatSeptember and October, Cronk hopes to be able to give the Sixers something to c
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
September and October, Cronk hopes to be able to give the Sixers something to cheer about during the NRL finals. Spin duo Johan Botha and Nathan Lyon started the party on Thursday before spearhead Sean Abbott enjoyed his best return of the season,... Read more
11 related articles
3d
The Age
Cooper Cronk watches on as Sydney Sixers hammer Brisbane HeatSeptember and October, Cronk hopes to be able to give the Sixers something to c
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
September and October, Cronk hopes to be able to give the Sixers something to cheer about during the NRL finals. Spin duo Johan Botha and Nathan Lyon started the party on Thursday before spearhead Sean Abbott enjoyed his best return of the season,... Read more
11 related articles
5d
News.com.au
Live: ‘Can’t wait to get back out’Glenn Maxwell, Evan Gulbis, James Faulkner, Jackson Coleman, Daniel Worrall, Da
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
Glenn Maxwell, Evan Gulbis, James Faulkner, Jackson Coleman, Daniel Worrall, Daniel Fallins #BBL07 Sydney Sixers XI: Johan Botha (c), Daniel Hughes, Joe Denly, Nic Maddinson, Moises Henriques, Jordan Silk, Carlos Brathwaite, Peter Nevill,... Read more
11 related articles
8d
Canberra Times
BBL: 'World class' Khawaja gives Thunder a boost before Sixers clashthe SCG. "We're gonna have to be at our best to try and get that momentum goin
Canberra Times / Posted 8 days ago
the SCG. "We're gonna have to be at our best to try and get that momentum going early and hold it." Sydney Sixers captain Johan Botha agreed with Watson that the inclusion of Lyon, Bird, Henriques and Brathwaite would boost the Sixers, and said... Read more
2 related articles
9d
Sydney Morning Herald
BBL: 'World class' Khawaja gives Thunder a boost before Sixers clashthe SCG. "We're gonna have to be at our best to try and get that momentum goin
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 days ago
the SCG. "We're gonna have to be at our best to try and get that momentum going early and hold it." Sydney Sixers captain Johan Botha agreed with Watson that the inclusion of Lyon, Bird, Henriques and Brathwaite would boost the Sixers, and said... Read more
2 related articles
9d
The Age
BBL: 'World class' Khawaja gives Thunder a boost before Sixers clashthe SCG. "We're gonna have to be at our best to try and get that momentum goin
The Age / Posted 9 days ago
the SCG. "We're gonna have to be at our best to try and get that momentum going early and hold it." Sydney Sixers captain Johan Botha agreed with Watson that the inclusion of Lyon, Bird, Henriques and Brathwaite would boost the Sixers, and said... Read more
2 related articles
13d
Hindustantimes.com
Big Bash League: Sydney Sixers lose thriller to Hobart Hurricanes| Bangladesh to try cricket gamblers in special courts) In the first over afte
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 13 days ago
| Bangladesh to try cricket gamblers in special courts) In the first over after the powerplay, Matthew Wade chopped a Johan Botha long-hop straight to him at point, where he shelled the simplest of chances. Wade was on 20 at the time and went... Read more
2 related articles
17d
The Courier Mail
Sixers skipper Henriques to resume trainingtwo games before taking ‘’personal leave’’, and is understood to have been in c
The Courier Mail / Posted 17 days ago
two games before taking ‘’personal leave’’, and is understood to have been in contact with a few players. Stand-in skipper Johan Botha hinted Henriques would be back on deck on Saturday, and “being around the boys will really lift him’’. “We’ll... Read more
9 related articles
17d
News.com.au
Sixers skipper Henriques to resume trainingtwo games before taking ‘’personal leave’’, and is understood to have been in c
News.com.au / Posted 17 days ago
two games before taking ‘’personal leave’’, and is understood to have been in contact with a few players. Stand-in skipper Johan Botha hinted Henriques would be back on deck on Saturday, and “being around the boys will really lift him’’. “We’ll... Read more
9 related articles
17d
Geelong Advertiser
Fans flock to see Big Bash debutAbbott and Daniel Sams both hitout before Sam Billings and Ben Dwarshuis were d
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 17 days ago
Abbott and Daniel Sams both hitout before Sam Billings and Ben Dwarshuis were dismissed in similar fashion. Only Johan Botha could made batting look easy in the first dig, scoring 32 off 23 including the only six for the men in pink,... Read more
9 related articles
18d
Canberra Times
Melbourne Renegades continue strong BBL start by thrashing Sydney Sixersall keeping the pressure up in their four overs as the Sixers crawled to 7-111
Canberra Times / Posted 18 days ago
all keeping the pressure up in their four overs as the Sixers crawled to 7-111 from their 20 overs, with stand-in captain Johan Botha top scoring with 32 not out from No. 8. The early overs of the chase were frustrating for the Renegades, who... Read more
9 related articles
18d
Canberra Times
Sydney Sixers' poor form continues in Geelong with heavy loss to RenegadesThe visitors managed just one maximum despite the short boundaries on offer, in
Canberra Times / Posted 18 days ago
The visitors managed just one maximum despite the short boundaries on offer, in the 20th over from stand-in captain Johan Botha who finished unbeaten on 32 as one of only two Sixers' batsmen who scored better than a run a ball. "We... Read more
9 related articles
18d
Hindustantimes.com
Big Bash League: Aaron Finch guides Melbourne Renegades to eight-wicket winto hit a fifty in the competition so far and Steve O’Keefe’s absence for the re
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 18 days ago
to hit a fifty in the competition so far and Steve O’Keefe’s absence for the remainder of the tournament due to an ankle injury, and the impending loss of Roy and Billings to international duty, will give captain Johan Botha plenty to think... Read more
9 related articles
18d
The Courier Mail
Winless Sixers smashed by Renegadesbatting stocks do not improve. To prove how painful the Sixers were with the b
The Courier Mail / Posted 18 days ago
batting stocks do not improve. To prove how painful the Sixers were with the bat on what was labelled a good deck, when Johan Botha finally cleared the rope for his side’s first six in the final over, a security guard forgot a game was on and... Read more
9 related articles
18d
The Age
Sydney Sixers' poor form continues in Geelong with heavy loss to RenegadesThe visitors managed just one maximum despite the short boundaries on offer, in
The Age / Posted 18 days ago
The visitors managed just one maximum despite the short boundaries on offer, in the 20th over from stand-in captain Johan Botha who finished unbeaten on 32 as one of only two Sixers' batsmen who scored better than a run a ball. It was a... Read more
9 related articles
18d
The Age
Melbourne Renegades continue strong BBL start by thrashing Sydney Sixersall keeping the pressure up in their four overs as the Sixers crawled to 7-111
The Age / Posted 18 days ago
all keeping the pressure up in their four overs as the Sixers crawled to 7-111 from their 20 overs, with stand-in captain Johan Botha top scoring with 32 not out from No. 8. The early overs of the chase were frustrating for the Renegades, who... Read more
9 related articles
18d
Sydney Morning Herald
Sydney Sixers' poor form continues in Geelong with heavy loss to RenegadesThe visitors managed just one maximum despite the short boundaries on offer, in
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 18 days ago
The visitors managed just one maximum despite the short boundaries on offer, in the 20th over from stand-in captain Johan Botha who finished unbeaten on 32 as one of only two Sixers' batsmen who scored better than a run a ball. It was a... Read more
9 related articles
18d
Sydney Morning Herald
Melbourne Renegades continue strong BBL start by thrashing Sydney Sixersall keeping the pressure up in their four overs as the Sixers crawled to 7-111
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 18 days ago
all keeping the pressure up in their four overs as the Sixers crawled to 7-111 from their 20 overs, with stand-in captain Johan Botha top scoring with 32 not out from No. 8. The early overs of the chase were frustrating for the Renegades, who... Read more
9 related articles
18d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Renegades make short work of Sixers target in Geelongto him being run out by a 30-metre direct hit from Bravo. The Sixers could not
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 18 days ago
to him being run out by a 30-metre direct hit from Bravo. The Sixers could not take a trick, with skipper and top-scorer Johan Botha (32 not out) the only batsman to clear the boundary rope. Finch is set to miss the Renegades' final four games... Read more
9 related articles
18d
News.com.au
Winless Sixers smashed by Renegadesand was out for the summer. To prove how painful the Sixers were with the bat
News.com.au / Posted 18 days ago
and was out for the summer. To prove how painful the Sixers were with the bat on what was labelled a good deck, when Johan Botha finally cleared the rope for his side’s first six in the final over, a security guard forgot a game was on and... Read more
18d
Adelaide Now
‘Holy s*** Finch, you superstar’Maddinson 6* Teams, Renegades to bowl Sixers XI: Jason Roy, Peter Nevill (wk)
Adelaide Now / Posted 18 days ago
Maddinson 6* Teams, Renegades to bowl Sixers XI: Jason Roy, Peter Nevill (wk), Nic Maddinson, Jordan Silk, Sam Billings, Johan Botha (c), Sean Abbott, Ben Dwarshuis, Daniel Sams, Mickey Edwards, Will Somerville #BBL07 Renegades XI: Aaron Finch... Read more
9 related articles
23d
Canberra Times
Sydney Sixers reeling after Adelaide Strikers loss in Big Bashhe only had five bowlers and it becomes hard, if one of the guys go then you've
Canberra Times / Posted 23 days ago
he only had five bowlers and it becomes hard, if one of the guys go then you've got no one to turn to," stand in captain Johan Botha said. "We wanted that extra bowling option and it sort of worked tonight. We didn't have to go to SOK [O'Keefe],... Read more
3 related articles
23d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Sixers defend not bowling star spinner O'Keefe in last-ball defeatAlex Carey feasted on some poor Sixers bowling, hitting 83 off 59 in a game-cha
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 23 days ago
Alex Carey feasted on some poor Sixers bowling, hitting 83 off 59 in a game-changing knock. Stand-in skipper Johan Botha said left-arm spinner O'Keefe didn't feel comfortable bowling to southpaw batsman Carey, who batted for all 20... Read more
3 related articles
24d
The Age
Sydney Sixers reeling after Adelaide Strikers loss in Big Bashhim: Steve O'Keefe was the last man to fall for the Sixers. Photo: AAP And str
The Age / Posted 24 days ago
him: Steve O'Keefe was the last man to fall for the Sixers. Photo: AAP And strangely enough, stand-in captain Johan Botha opted not to bowl O'Keefe. Of the spinners who did toil, Botha took 1-30 while Somerville finished with... Read more
3 related articles
24d
Sydney Morning Herald
Sydney Sixers reeling after Adelaide Strikers loss in Big Bashhim: Steve O'Keefe was the last man to fall for the Sixers. Photo: AAP And str
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 24 days ago
him: Steve O'Keefe was the last man to fall for the Sixers. Photo: AAP And strangely enough, stand-in captain Johan Botha opted not to bowl O'Keefe. Of the spinners who did toil, Botha took 1-30 while Somerville finished with... Read more
3 related articles

In this news