newscricketa month ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Lungi Ngidi declares himself “100% fit” for New Zealand clash

Lungi Ngidi has confirmed that he is “100 percent” fit for South Africa’s must-win encounter against New Zealand at Edgbaston on Wednesday. The South African seamer had played just two games for his side in this World Cup but suffered a hamstring injury which ruled him out of the next three games.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricketa month ago

World Cup 2019 | Lungi Ngidi will play against Afghanistan, reveals Faf du Plessis after Southampton washout

Faf du Plessis has announced that Lungi Ngidi will be back in action for South Africa's next game, against Afghanistan, after their match against Windies was washed out in Southampton. Jason Holder, on the other hand, said that his team were hoping for Andre Russell's return before the next game.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricketa month ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Dale Steyn, Lungi Ngidi could have made difference, says Faf du Plessis

Faf du Plessis has stated that the presence of Dale Steyn and Lungi Ngidi would have enabled his side to exploit the conditions in the encounter between South Africa and India. Steyn has been ruled out for the entire tournament due to injury while Ngidi will need some days to recover.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricketa month ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Things didn’t go as per plan, says Faf du Plessis

Faf du Plessis has said that things didn’t go as per plan for South Africa in their second game against Bangladesh at the Kennington Oval on Sunday. South Africa won the toss and put Bangladesh to bat but the latter blasted 330 runs and ensured that the South Africans fell short by 21 runs.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricketa month ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Lungi Ngidi to miss out game against India due to injury

South Africa's team doctor Mohammed Moosajee has revealed that Lungi Ngidi will not play in their next game against India because of an injury. Ngidi gave away 35 runs in four overs against Bangladesh but failed to return to bowl after limping off the field as he had suffered a hamstring strain.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricketa month ago

8 things you missed | From Kagiso Rabada's mystery ball fail to fan receiving a free head massage

We are back to tell you that there is a lot of things you failed to notice in today's match between South Africa and Bangladesh. Don't worry, we have a keen eye because of which we have picked out 8 things that you might have missed while you were busy swatting flies or enjoying your Sunday.
Srijith Gopal
featurecricketa month ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | South Africa’s predicted XI for their game against Bangladesh

Having suffered a disheartening 104-run loss against England in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 opener on Thursday, Faf du Plessis will be eager to bounce back with a win in their second group match. South Africa will take on Mashrafe Mortaza-led Bangladesh at the Kennington Oval on Sunday.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket2 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Overthinking about 350 score resulted in my bad performance, says Lungi Ngidi

Lungi Ngidi has stated that he was overthinking about what could be a par total on The Oval surface and that resulted in his bad performance. Ngidi has also added that he was content with the team’s overall performance and England bowling was disciplined enough to keep them in check.
SportsCafe Desk
featurecricket2 months ago

ENG vs SA | Takeaways – Jofra Archer repays England's faith and Ben Stokes’ all-round brilliance

England kick-started their World Cup campaign with a bang, winning the encounter by 104 runs to set the tempo against South Africa at The Oval. Jofra Archer hogged the headlines with his skilful bowling while Ben Stokes underlined his worth in the line-up with an all-round performance.
Suraj Choudhari
featurecricket2 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | South Africa’s Predicted XI for tournament opener against England

And there you go. Another edition of the ICC World Cup is upon us and it will start with a game between South Africa and England at the historic Oval tomorrow. As the world is putting England as the favourites, South Africa could well be the dark horse and fly under the radar.
Faizan Qadiri