newscricket12 hours ago

Video | Dan Christian forces umpire to raise finger with incessant appealing

Allrounder Daniel Christian kept appealing for an LBW decision to get the opposition player Faf Du Plessis’ wicket and ultimately the Umpire gave the decision in Christian’s favour. The incident took place in the match between Jozi Stars and Paarl Rocks in the ongoing Mzanzi Super League.
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newscricket23 days ago

VIDEO | Glenn Maxwell left shocked after Alex Carey misses a simple stumping

MS Dhoni has set a standard for the wicketkeepers in modern cricket with some unbelievable glovework behind the stumps. It appears Australia have not kept up with the trends as Alex Carey failed to collect the ball, that went through his legs, and inflict a fairly simple stumping of Faf du Plessis.
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newscricket24 days ago

We gave Virat Kohli “silent treatment” and it helped, reveals Faf du Plessis

South Africa skipper Faf du Plessis has revealed how his side kept the dangerous Virat Kohli silent when they hosted India earlier this year. He, however, admitted that it didn’t stop Kohli from scoring runs although the damage was restricted as South Africa won the Test series 2-1.
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newscricketa month ago

VIDEO | George Bailey turns his back to Lungi Ngidi on the run-up leaving Faf du Plessis in splits

George Bailey has that habit of making everyone talk about batting stance from time to time as he comes up with some ridiculous ones every now and then. Today, his hip-facing stance left Faf du Plessis in splits and commentators even speculated the need for a “hamstring pad” for the Aussie.
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newscricket2 months ago

VIDEO | Faf du Plessis breaks the losing streak by bringing “specialist coin tosser” JP Duminy for toss

T20 cricket is all fun and frolic, but if the involving teams in the match happen to be South Africa and Zimbabwe, one hardly bothers by it. However, Faf du Plessis brought some fun to the game as he brought in JP Duminy to do the coin toss as he had lost the battle of the coin six in a row.
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newscricket5 months ago

Faf du Plessis : In the sub-continent, drawing a series is as good as winning a series

Faf du Plessis has urges South African players to make better decisions ahead of the second Test against Sri Lanka and claimed that the tour would be a success if they managed to draw the series. Du Plessis heaped praise on Sri Lankan bowlers and asked his batsmen to trust their defence.
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newscricket5 months ago

Faf du Plessis all in for removing toss procedure in Test cricket

Faf du Plessis has thrown his weight behind the talks of doing away with the toss in Test cricket. According to him, the visiting team should be allowed to decide if they want to take up bowling or batting first rather than depending on the toss, which will make the game more balanced.
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newscricket5 months ago

I didn’t have to measure my career based on one tournament, says AB de Villiers

AB de Villiers has stated that the moment he realized he didn’t have to measure his career based only on World Cup success, the decision to retire came easily. The former SA star has also revealed the much-anticipated question of if he would continue playing in Indian Premier League – he will.
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newscricket6 months ago

Dale Steyn makes comeback into South Africa Test squad for Sri Lanka tour

Dale Steyn makes his long-awaited return to the South African Test squad as the Proteas prepare to travel to Sri Lanka to play Two Test matches, five ODIs, and one T20I in July. The Proteas squad will be led by skipper Faf du Plessis and this will be the first match after AB de Villiers' retirement.
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newscricket6 months ago

IPL 2018 | Teams win competitions but individuals can win finals, says Stephen Fleming

Stephen Fleming believes that teamwork is important to win a tournament but it’s the individual performances that can turn the matches like finals on its head. CSK have been fortunate of getting brilliant individual performances throughout the season, which has helped them reach the final of IPL.
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