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India vs South Africa | India win first T20I to take 1-0 lead

Virat Kohli’s side kept their dominance intact in the limited-overs format as India beat South Africa by 28 runs in the first T20I in Johannesburg. After India posted a mammoth 204-run target batting first, South Africa’s top order collapse ensured that the side ultimately fell short while chasing.
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reportcricket6 days ago

India vs South Africa | Visitors secure historic series win in style

Rohit Sharma’s classy century on a tricky surface saw India post a competitive total of 274 while batting first, which was enough to secure their first ever series win against the Proteas. South Africa, however, kept losing wickets at regular intervals to concede the series with a game to play.
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India vs South Africa | “Killer” Miller and “Classy” Klassen helps hosts secure first win of the series

After getting two lives in two consecutive overs, David Miller made India pay for their mistakes and with a swashbuckling 39-run innings, gave SA a five-wicket victory. India posted 292 thanks to a Shikhar Dhawan century, but rain interruption resulted in SA be given a 202-run target in 28 overs.
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India v South Africa | Virat Kohli's century helps India take an unassailable 3-0 lead in series

Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal continued their blistering form in the third ODI in Cape Town as the duo’s 8-wicket haul wrapped up South Africa for 179 runs in the second innings. Earlier, India managed to post a massive target of 304 banking after Virat Kohli’s unbeaten 160-run knock.
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India vs South Africa | Yuzvendra Chahal and Kuldeep Yadav sink SA to gain 2-0 lead in series

Despite South Africa getting an early warning of India’s lethal wrist spinning duo in Durban, the hosts’ struggles continued in Centurion as the leggies claimed an eight-wicket haul to round up a pathetic SA for 118 runs. In reply, India reached the score in 21 overs with nine wickets in hand.
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India vs South Africa | Kohli and Rahane help India break Kingsmead jinx

India took an early lead in the six-match ODI series thanks to a brilliant performance by Virat Kohli (112) and Ajinkya Rahane (79) who led the side to a comfortable six-wicket victory. Earlier, Faf du Plessis’ 120 had guided the hosts to a sub-par score of 269/8 in the allotted 50 overs.
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India vs South Africa | India finish three-match Test series with consolation victory

Team India managed to avoid the whitewash and win the last Test of the series by 63 runs, despite Hashim Amla and Dean Elgar’s fighting partnership, thanks to an exceptional bowling performance from their pace bowlers. Mohammed Shami took five wickets to make the series 2-1.
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India vs South Africa | Lungi Ngidi smashes India’s proud nine-series winning streak for a six

South Africa have secured the Freedom series with a match to spare after their 135-run victory in the second Test at Supersport Park in Centurion. Lungi Ngidi (6/39) was the man of the moment for the hosts as he picked up wickets of Hardik Pandya, R Ashwin, and M Shami on the final day of the match.
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India vs South Africa | Vernon Philander helps hosts take early lead in Freedom series

Vernon Philander picked up six wickets on Day 4 of the first Test in Cape Town to give South Africa a 1-0 lead in the three-match series. After Indian bowlers managed to restrict the hosts to a minuscule 130 runs setting them a 208-run target, the batsmen faltered once again to bear a 72-run loss.
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reportcricket2 months ago

India vs Sri Lanka | Hosts blank Lankans to complete T20 series whitewash

In what seemed like an easy run chase for India, the Sri Lankan bowlers made the Indian batsmen struggle for runs before the hosts secured a 3-wicket victory. Earlier, after being asked to bat first, the visitors lost the plot initially, but some good work later helped them get to a score of 135/7.
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