newscricket2 months ago

VIDEO | JP Duminy saved from embarrassment with a brilliant run-out after dropping catch on same ball

The difference between a good and great player lies in the small moments that will test a player's character in tough situations. JP Duminy saved himself from major embarrassment after dropping a catch as he quickly recovered to produce a superb run-out to dismiss Dhananjaya de Silva.
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newscricket2 months ago

JP Duminy to quit ODI cricket after World Cup

JP Duminy has announced that he will be retiring from ODIs after the 2019 Cricket World Cup which will be played in England later this year. The South African all-rounder, who had called it a day from Test cricket back in 2017, however, will be available for the Proteas in T20 Internationals.
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newscricket7 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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newscricketa year ago

The way Hardik Pandya has stayed calm under pressure is admirable, says JP Duminy

JP Duminy has credited Mumbai Indians’ win against Kolkata Knight Riders last Sunday to the brilliant exhibition by Hardik Pandya in “pressure-moment”. The South African all-rounder also stated that KKR would want to come back stronger in the second game on Wednesday and MI need to stay sharp.
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newscricketa year ago

IPL 2018 | We are very disappointed in the way we are going, says Shane Bond

Mumbai Indians’ bowling coach, Shane Bond revealed that players are disappointed with their below par performances. On Tuesday, MI couldn’t chase a manageable target of 168 against RCB, which now leaves them in the spot where they have to win all their matches to qualify for knockouts.
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newscricketa year ago

After ODIs, Rashid Khan becomes No. 1 in T20I bowlers rankings

After being the youngest bowler to claim the joint-top spot in the ODI rankings with Jasprit Bumrah, Afghanistan leg-spinner Rashid Khan has touched the No.1 position in the T20I rankings as well. Among Indians, Bhuvneshwar Kumar made the biggest leap by moving up 20 spots to reach 12th position.
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newscricketa year ago

India vs South Africa | India wrap up tour with thriller at Newlands

After the Indian batting order could only manage 172 in the first innings, the Indian bowling attack showed up and ensured the score was enough to secure a seven-run win for the visitors. Despite, Christiaan Jonker scoring a valiant 49, he failed to get his side over the line in the final T20I.
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newscricketa year ago

There is chance to make further inroads in T20 and return to ODI side, says Suresh Raina

Making a comeback to the Indian side after a year-long absence, Suresh Raina has asserted that he would want to use the T20I as a medium to regain his place in the ODI squad ahead of 2019 World Cup. He also said that winning the trophy was more important than him playing in any format or not.
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newscricketa year ago

VIDEO | JP Duminy’s “no look” six helps South Africa secure victory “Dhoni style”

MS Dhoni has made a name for himself due to his game finishing abilities, particularly ending the game with a six, cue the 2011 World Cup final. However, yesterday, he had the best seat in the house to see JP Duminy do the same, only this time by not even following the ball after it left his bat.
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newscricketa year ago

Henrich Klaasen: JP Duminy was the key factor to my whole innings

SA hero Henrich Klaasen lauded skipper JP Duminy for backing him in what was a must-win match for the Proteas against the Indians. Klaasen put up a terrific stand alongside skipper Duminy for the 3rd wicket as he smashed a quickfire 69 off 30 balls to help the home team level the series 1-1.
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