newscricket24 days ago

Aiden Markram and Temba Bavuma named captains of South Africa ‘A’ teams for India tour

CSA announced their 15-man squads to play India ‘A’, with Aiden Markram and Temba Bavuma as captains for the Tests and T20Is respectively. Selection Panel convener Linda Zondi stated that the tour will offer a chance to the players to get into the senior side for the upcoming India tour.
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newscricketa month ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | The biggest disappointment is the team’s performance, says JP Duminy

Despite featuring in only three of South Africa’s seven games, JP Duminy concedes that the bigger disappointment was the team’s performance as a whole at the World Cup. With just one win so far, South Africa have already been knocked out of the tournament with two games to spare.
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featurecricketa month ago

South Africa’s World Cup debacle - A disaster which was always coming

If India’s dominance and Pakistan’s unpredictability were certain even before the World Cup, signs of South Africa’s struggles were as obvious as the winner of a clash between the Asian rivals. With two games left, SA have already been knocked out from the league stage for the first time since 2003.
Anirudh Suresh
newscricketa month ago

8 things you missed | From Imran Tahir's premature celebration to Sarfraz Ahmed letting Wahab Riaz down

You have done it again! Yes, you have yet again missed some really good stuff that happened today during the match between South Africa and Pakistan. We have sat through the entire match and found out stuff that you have missed out! So sit back and enjoy the 8 things you missed!
Srijith Gopal
newscricketa month ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Really important that we win remaining three games, says Aiden Markram

Aiden Markram has asserted that South Africa need to win the remainder of their matches if they want to have an outside shot of making the top four in the ongoing ICC World Cup 2019. Faf du Plessis-led South Africa will face-off against a well-rested Pakistan team at the Lord’s on Sunday.
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newscricketa month ago

8 Things you missed | From Umpire helping Markram in pulling up his pants to Martin Guptill falling over the stumps

WHAT A NOSTALGIC CRICKET GAME! No huge scores! A last-over finish! And of course, South Africa lose a World Cup game they should have won. While some fans might have gotten bored after the Morgan show. Don't worry, we have collated a list of some of the things you might have missed in the game.
Soumil Khare
featurecricketa month ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | South Africa's predicted XI for the encounter against Afghaistan

South Africa will be entering their 5th game without a win under their belt and fortunately, they will run into Afghanistan - the only team below them on the table. This will also be the first time the Proteas and the Afghans face each other in ODIs, bragging rights acting as the prize.
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reportcricketa month ago

World Cup 2019 | South Africa and WIndies split points as rain plays spoilsport in Southampton

South Africa finally got on the board in the ICC World Cup 2019 after the Rain Gods saved them the blushes of a fourth straight defeat, in the tournament, in Southampton. Sheldon Cottrell had already send both Hashim Amla and Adien Markram packing with the scoreboard reading 29/2 in 7.3 overs.
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featurecricket2 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | South Africa’s predicted XI for match against India

After slumping to consecutive defeats to England and Bangladesh, South Africa face a stern test today as they go head to head against one of the tournament favourites - India. The Proteas will be keen to get off their duck today and a loss could practically end their hopes of a semi-final spot.
Gantavya Adukia
featurecricket2 months 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.
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