newscricket14 days 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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newscricket16 days 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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newscricket23 days 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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newscricketa month 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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featurecricketa month 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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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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featurecricket2 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | South Africa’s Predicted XI for tournament opener against England

And there you go. Another edition of the ICC World Cup is upon us and it will start with a game between South Africa and England at the historic Oval tomorrow. As the world is putting England as the favourites, South Africa could well be the dark horse and fly under the radar.
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newscricket4 months ago

VIDEO | JP Duminy saved from embarrassment with a brilliant run-out after dropping catch on same ball

The difference between a good and great player lies in the small moments that will test a player's character in tough situations. JP Duminy saved himself from major embarrassment after dropping a catch as he quickly recovered to produce a superb run-out to dismiss Dhananjaya de Silva.
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newscricket4 months ago

JP Duminy to quit ODI cricket after World Cup

JP Duminy has announced that he will be retiring from ODIs after the 2019 Cricket World Cup which will be played in England later this year. The South African all-rounder, who had called it a day from Test cricket back in 2017, however, will be available for the Proteas in T20 Internationals.
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