newscricket2 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Looking forward to playing India, we owe them one, warns Lungi Ngidi

Lungi Ngidi rings warning bells with respect to South Africa’s encounter with India on June 5 at the Ageas Bowl and has stated that his side owes one to India. The pacer was referring to India’s comprehensive 5-1 series win over South Africa when the former had toured the nation in 2018.
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newscricket8 days ago

World Cup 2019 | Kagiso Rabada to be fit; Dale Steyn, Lungi Ngidi’s participation in jeopardy

South African spearhead Kagiso Rabada is expected to recover on time before the upcoming World Cup while Dale Steyn and Lungi Ngidi’s participation is still under doubt. South Africa play their opening game against India on June 5 and the team will be hoping for their speedy recovery.
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newscricketa month ago

ICC World Cup | South Africa pick Anrich Nortje as Wiaan Mulder misses out

The South African national selection committee have selected Anrich Nortje in their 15-man squad for the 2019 World Cup while all-rounder Wiaan Mulder has missed out from it. Even though Hashim Amla has been out of form, the selectors decided to stick with him, with the faith that he will fire.
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newscricketa month ago

IPL 2019 | We are scrapping hard to hide our holes, says Stephen Fleming

Stephen Fleming has gone on to accept that his team Chennai Super Kings have chunks in their armour and they are trying to fill them. Fleming also spoke on length about drafting in Scott Kuggeleijn and his phenomenal debut which was an attempt by the Super Kings to fill in their gaps.
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newscricket2 months ago

IPL 2019 | Many injuries, have to decide right combination, says MS Dhoni

MS Dhoni has implied that injuries are hurting his team Chennai Super Kings, and seems worried about the same. Dwayne Bravo, a vital cog in CSK’s setup, is the latest to suffer from an injury, after Lungi Ngidi and David Willey were out of contention even before the start of the season.
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newscricket2 months ago

Twitter reacts to CSK winning against Rajasthan Royals despite having limited options for death overs

There will be celebrations all around in Chennai after CSK defeated RR in the final over thriller. The Twitterati were in no mood to let this opportunity slide after witnessing MS Dhoni's masterclass as well CSK managing to defend 12 runs in the final over that too "without a death over specialist".
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newscricket2 months ago

IPL 2019 | Scott Kuggeleijn to replace Lungi Ngidi in CSK squad

Kiwi pace bowling all-rounder Scott Kuggeleijn will replace injured Lungi Ngidi in the Chennai Super Kings side for the rest of the 12th season of the IPL. Ngidi was ruled out just before the beginning of the league because of a side strain that he suffered during the ODI series against Sri Lanka.
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newscricket2 months ago

IPL 2019 | Very happy with quality of Indian players in team, says Stephen Fleming

Stephen Fleming has stated that he is delighted with the quality of the Indian options available in the Chennai Super Kings squad. The head coach of the Chennai-based franchise has also added that they look for balance in the playing XI and do not look to fill the overseas slots.
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newscricket2 months ago

IPL 2019 | Stephen Fleming backs Virat Kohli, says one man can't win title

Stephen Fleming has come out strongly in support of Virat Kohli by saying that the IPL is very competitive and one man cannot win it. His comments have come in after Gautam Gambhir had said that Kohli is “lucky” to still survive as RCB captain and had opined that Kohli's captaincy lacked tactics.
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newscricket2 months ago

IPL 2019 | Lungi Ngidi to miss entire season for Chennai Super Kings

Chennai Super Kings have been dealt a huge blow three days before their season opener against Royal Challengers Bangalore as South African pacer Lungi Ngidi was ruled out due to a side strain. Ngidi had an impressive IPL last year where he picked up 11 wickets in just 7 matches for the Champions.
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