newscricket6 months ago

WATCH | Khaya Zondo's dismissal to a peach of a delivery

Batters tend to leave deliveries outside off in first-class cricket usually but it goes wrong whenever there is swing on offer. Khaya Zondo suffered a similar kind of dismissal as he left a delivery bowled outside off and a huge error of judgment resulted in him getting bowled.
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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

‘It was unethical to the players in the squad’ – Linda Zondi on why AB de Villiers wasn’t allowed to return for 2019 World Cup

Linda Zondi, South Africa’s former chief selector, opened up on the exclusion of AB de Villiers’ from South Africa’s 2019 World Cup squad, stating it would’ve been 'unethical to the players already selected'. De Villiers had expressed his desire to return from retirement to participate in the event.
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newscricket2 years ago

Reports | AB de Villiers threatened to leave the squad if Khaya Zondo was picked in 2015 India series

A South African news outlet, on the back of Ashwell Prince and Thami Tsolekile’s complaint, reported that AB de Villiers threatened to leave the squad if Khaya Zondo was picked in 2015 India series. It has also reported that many black players wrote a letter to the CSA, claiming injustice.
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newscricket4 years ago

VIDEO | Simon Harmer sits in disbelief as ball comes to his lap after he stumbles over stumps

In a format like T20, which is more associated with the procedure of hit and miss, a player doesn’t often get second chances on the field. Hence, when Jozi Stars' Simon Harmer tripped over the stumps while attempting a Khaya Zondo's catch before eventually clinging on to it, he was left stunned.
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