newscricket6 days ago

IND vs SA | Dale Steyn not ready, Chris Morris still in fray, says Cricket South Africa

Cricket South Africa acting director Corrie van Zyl has said Dale Steyn was not medically ready to be considered for selection for the T20I series on the tour of India. Meanwhile, the South African board also confirmed that they have opened talks to renew Chris Morris’ national contract.
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newscricket2 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Everything went wrong, especially batting, laments Dimuth Karunaratne

Dimuth Karunaratne blamed every aspect of his team that didn’t click against South Africa as the Lankans slumped to their third defeat of the World Cup with their knockout chances getting further slimmer. Sri Lanka have tougher opponents against West Indies and Indian in remaining games.
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newscricket2 months ago

7 things you missed | From Kagiso Rabada's ball missing everything to the bromance between Imran Tahir and Faf du Plessis

Good Morning! That is what you tell someone who just woke up after being put to bed by Hashim Amla and Faf du Plessis. While you were sleeping you missed a lot of things that happened during the match. Don't worry, we have it collect all those moments. Enjoy the 7 things you missed.
Srijith Gopal
newscricket2 months 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
newscricket2 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Imran Tahir has single-handedly made us a strong team, reveals Faf du Plessis

Faf du Plessis has stated that Imran Tahir has strengthened South Africa single-handedly in the last couple of years with his ability to pick wickets in middle overs. Tahir has been instrumental across formats and played a key role behind the team's maiden win this tournament win over Afghanistan.
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featurecricket2 months ago

SA vs AFG | Imran Tahir’s “googly” comeback and Chris Morris’ exhibition of pace bowling

After South African bowlers put up a terrific bowling display to bundle Afghanistan out for 125, Quinton de Kock played with grit to hand the Asian nation a nine-wicket loss. More than anything else, the way Imran Tahir brought the googly back to the fore was the biggest takeaway from the game.
Bastab K Parida
newscricket2 months ago

VIDEO | Faf du Plessis gives embarrassing stare after Chris Morris’ run out throw goes over Rabada’s head

In the last 25 years, South Africa have been considered as the benchmark of fielding until New Zealand took over the mantle in the last few years. That was evident from Faf du Plessis’ reaction to Chris Morris’ run out throw as the ball goes over Kagiso Rabada’s head thanks to Morris’ weird angle.
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featurecricket2 months 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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featurecricket2 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | South Africa's predicted XI for the game against West Indies

Having lost every one of the three games they have played so far, South Africa find themselves in a heap of trouble as far as their chances of progression are concerned. With a high flying Windies up next, Faf du Plessis does not have many options available in the squad to change too much.
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newscricket3 months ago

9 things you missed | From "Kohli's at the wheel" to Rohit Sharma's Robot dance

We are back with the 9 things you missed from today's match between India and South Africa. What? You say you haven't missed anything. I am pretty sure you would missed these incidents from the game. Don't worry, we have got your back! Here are the 9 things you missed from the match.
Srijith Gopal