Philander claims Twitter hack after Smith-Rabada post

Ngidi acknowledged Rabada's suspension has forced him to rethink his actions as a player

Ngidi acknowledged Rabada's suspension has forced him to rethink his actions as a player

The South Africans are clearly unhappy with the Rabada ban and captain Faf du Plessis said to the media after the second Test that he did not understand why Rabada and Warner's actions came under the same level of offence when he thought that Rabada's contact with Smith was only a flick of shirts.

Rabada was given three demerit points for the shoulder bump in Port Elizabeth, taking him to eight within a two-year period, which triggered an automatic two- match suspension.

"Kagiso remains suspended unless the appointed judicial commissioner finds enough reason or argument to allow him to play in the third Test‚" a South Africa team spokesperson said after the appeal was confirmed. "Have a great day all", Philander wrote.

Kagiso Rabada and Steve Smith.

In that tweet, a partial clipping of the shoulder-brush incident was posted along with the following text: "Steve Smith gave KG the shoulder".

The ICC must name a commissioner by this Friday and the appeal has to be heard within seven days.

Crowe declared earlier this week that Rabada "had the opportunity to avoid the contact".

"Trying some football skills to get a penalty? Pity he didnt dive to top it off", the post read.

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Rabada has 902 points to Anderson's 887 with Ravindra Jadeja of India third on 844.Rabada has taken 15 wickets at an average of 16.80 in the two tests against Australia this month, with his raw pace and accuracy testing the quality of the visiting batsmen.

If Rabada is cleared for the Cape Town Test, it would be a monstrous boost for the Proteas given his return to the top spot in the bowlers' rankings following his match-winning effort in Port Elizabeth.

"I've watched myself back and watched me take a wicket and seen how I've celebrated and think, 'What am I doing?'" he told ESPN's Cricinfo.

South Africa bowler Kagiso Rabada copped a ban in the 3rd and 4th Tests due to his antics.

"It's bittersweet. I would've loved to have been playing the next game".

Warner is one demerit point away from incurring a one-match suspension after a heated altercation with Quinton de Kock in Durban that escalated when the sledging turned personal and the Australian vice-captain's wife was insulted.

The 22-year-old, knowing full well the ICC's microscopes were focused firmly on him after a series of needlessly aggressive send-offs in the first Test, threw caution to the wind and screamed in David Warner's face after clean bowling him for 13 in the second innings.

Cape Town - Former Australia skipper Mark Taylor feels it is time the players in both the Proteas and Australian Test teams toned down their celebrations.

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