newscricket2 months ago

SA20 2023 | Tournament would be one of the bigger events in franchise cricket, claims Quinton de Kock

Quinton de Kock has highlighted the importance of the all-new SA20 saying it would be one of the grandest events in the world of franchise cricket. The wicketkeeper further added that the tournament will provide exposure to the youngsters rising through the ranks in the domestic circuit.
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newscricket4 months ago

IND vs SA, 2nd ODI | Who said what ft. Ishan Kishan, Shreyas Iyer

India managed a comfortable seven-wicket victory in the second ODI against South Africa courtesy of a brilliant partnership between Shreyas Iyer and Ishan Kishan. After the match, the duo revealed they were in the mood to score big while Shikhar Dhawan made a cheeky remark about the rival captain.
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newscricket7 months ago

IND vs SA 2022 | The way we showed character from 0-2 down was huge positive, remarks Rishabh Pant

After the series decider against South Africa was washed out on Sunday, Rishabh Pant, India's 'accidental' captain, has lauded his team for making a tremendous comeback after going 0-2 down. Pant has further asserted they 'are trying to find different ways of winning matches' and are doing well.
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newscricket7 months ago

IND vs SA 2022 | Dinesh Karthik is difficult to bowl to, states Keshav Maharaj

Keshav Maharaj talked about Dinesh Karthik after the game and stated that it is difficult to bowl to the veteran wicket-keeper batter. Dinesh Karthik was in fine form during the fourth T20I against South Africa as he smashed a brilliant half-century which helped India to reach a decent total.
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newscricket8 months ago

IND vs SA 2022, 2nd T20I | Internet reacts as Keshav Maharaj pumped up after 'tactically' dismissing Rishabh Pant

Cricket is a game of inches where mini battles, in other words, matchups, hold the key. Such a battle happened on Sunday during the second T20I between India and South Africa when Keshav Maharaj, a left-arm orthodox, came to bowl the left-handed Rishabh Pant, and it was won by the South African.
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newscricket1 year ago

ICC ODI Rankings | Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma retain second, third spot; Quinton de Kock enters top 5

Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma have retained second and third spots respectively in the latest ICC men's ODI rankings. South Africa wicket-keeper batsman, Quinton de Kock has reached the fifth spot after his stellar batting performance against India in the recently concluded ODI series.
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newscricket1 year ago

IND vs SA | Marco Jansen earns maiden call-up, Anrich Nortje to miss ODIs

South Africa has announced a 17-member ODI squad for a three match series starting from January 19 in Paarl and Marco Jansen has earned his maiden ODI call-up while Anrich Nortje will miss the fixtures. Temba Bavuma will continue to lead the squad while Dwaine Pretorious has returned to the squad.
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newscricket1 year ago

Keshav Maharaj named South Africa captain for Netherlands ODIs, Wayne Parnell recalled

Keshav Maharaj will lead South Africa in upcoming three-match ODI series against Netherlands, with regular white-ball captain Temba Bavuma, Aiden Markram, Quinton de Kock, Rassie van der Dussen, Kagiso Rabada and Anrich Nortje being rested. Kolpak-returned Wayne Parnell makes the cut.
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newscricket1 year ago

SL vs SA | South Africa's current team is at par with ones from the past, believes Tabraiz Shamsi

Tabraiz Shamsi believes that the current South Africa team is not as bad as people suggest, and that they will get better with time. Shamsi starred with the ball in his team's nine-wicket win in the second T20I against Sri Lanka on Sunday, September 12, returning with 3/20 from his four overs.
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newscricket1 year ago

T20 WC 2021 | South Africa name uncapped Keshav Maharaj in T20 World Cup squad, Du Plessis, Tahir and Morris miss out

Left-arm spinner Keshav Maharaj earned a surprise call-up in South Africa’s 15-member T20 World Cup squad, to be led by Temba Bavuma, as announced on Thursday, September 9. Faf du Plessis, who last played a T20I in December 2020 was overlooked, so too were Imran Tahir and Chris Morris.
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