newscricket8 days ago

MSL 2019 | JP Duminy ruled out of tournament with hamstring injury

South African all-rounder JP Duminy has been ruled out of South Africa's premier T20 competition, Mzansi Super League, with a hamstring injury. He suffered a high-grade partial tear to his right hamstring in Paarl Rocks' training session in their lead-up to the first game against Cape Town Blitz.
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newscricket4 months ago

Euro T20 Slam | Faf du Plessis signs up for Belfast Titans

South African skipper Faf du Plessis will represent Irish Franchise Belfast Titans in the inaugural edition of the Euro T20 Slam which is set to kick off later this year. du Plessis will join his teammate JP Duminy who was also snapped up by the Belfast Titans to represent them this season.
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newscricket4 months ago

Bangladesh Premier League | Eoin Morgan signs up for Dhaka Dynamites, Rajshahi Kings rope in JP Duminy

England's World Cup-winning captain Eoin Morgan has signed up to play for Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) franchise Dhaka Dynamites for the upcoming season. JP Duminy, who retired from International Cricket post the World Cup, will also participate in the league, having signed up for Rajshahi Kings.
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newscricket4 months ago

Want to be remembered as a player who put the team first, asserts JP Duminy

JP Duminy revealed that he intends to be remembered as a player who put the team’s needs ahead of his individual goals as he announced his retirement from international cricket. Duminy has represented South Africa in 46 Test matches, 80 T20Is and 199 ODI matches since making his debut in 2004.
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newscricket4 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | I’ve prepared myself for the farewell, says Imran Tahir

Imran Tahir, who will play his last ODI for South Africa on Saturday, says that he has emotionally prepared himself for the big moment. However, Tahir is not worried about the future of South African cricket as he firmly believes in the talented youngsters emerging in the country.
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newscricket5 months 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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newscricket5 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | We want to make a statement, declares Ottis Gibson

South African coach Ottis Gibson has said they would want to end the World Cup on a good note so that the retiring players can finish on a high whereas the younger bunch can make an impact on the global scene. He went on to claim that it was the team’s batting that had primarily let them down.
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featurecricket5 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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featurecricket5 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.
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featurecricket6 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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