newscricket2 days ago

Euro T20 Slam | Rashid Khan picked as marquee player for Rotterdam Rhinos

In the players’ draft for the inaugural edition of the Euro T20 Slam, Rashid Khan was picked as marquee player by Rotterdam Rhinos while Eoin Morgan will represent Dublin Chiefs along with Babar Azam. Meanwhile, Belfast Titans got Shahid Afridi and Glasgow Giants had Brendon McCullum and Dale Steyn.
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newscricket20 days ago

Dale Steyn signs up for Euro T20 Slam as 'marquee player'

After having previously played in International T20 Leagues such as Indian Premier League, Caribbean Premier League and Mzansi Super League, Dale Steyn will participate in the inaugural edition of the Euro T20 Slam. The league is scheduled to kick off later this year, from August 30.
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featurecricket25 days 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
newscricket2 months 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.
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newscricket2 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | I’m really feeling bad for Dale Steyn, says Virat Kohli

Indian skipper Virat Kohli sent a heartfelt message to South African bowler Dale Steyn after the latter was ruled out of the ongoing World Cup due to reaggravating a shoulder injury. The two played together for RCB in the recently concluded IPL, where Steyn had encountered the injury.
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newscricket2 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | It is important for us to stay strong at this time, asserts Faf du Plessis

Having already suffered two losses from the two opening matches at the ongoing ICC World Cup 2019, South Africa skipper Faf du Plessis stressed on the importance of maintaining composure in the dressing room. The Proteas will take on India in their third match which will be played in Southampton.
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newscricket2 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Dale Steyn ruled out of World Cup; Beuran Hendricks called as replacement

Dale Steyn has been ruled out of South Africa's World Cup squad with a second shoulder injury in the ongoing ICC World Cup 2019. Proteas Left-arm pacer Beuran Hendricks has been approved as his replacement for the remainder of the global competition as they gear up to face-off against India.
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newscricket2 months 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.
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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
newscricket2 months ago

Less pressure on us as we are playing as underdogs, says Faf du Plessis

Faf du Plessis has stated that there will be less pressure on the South African team as they will play as underdogs, referring to the side’s encounter with England at The Oval on Thursday. South Africa have injury concerns in pacer Dale Steyn while the same goes with England with Mark Wood.
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