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newscricketa year ago

Cricket South Africa starts plans to tackle racism with project Social Justice and Nation Building

After the series of events that transpired following Lungi Ngidi’s statements, Cricket South Africa (CSA) has initiated plans to tackle racism with project Social Justice and Nation Building (SJN). Jacques Faul further added that there would be an inclusive environment devoid of any sort of racism.
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featurecricketa year ago

What I learnt from watching the 3TC in South Africa

There wasn’t a lot of cricketing action in South Africa, actually, none before their brain-child three-team cricket was played on Saturday. But, it wasn’t normal cricket, it wasn’t any of that 20, 50 over or red-ball stuff, it was a new concept-driven by cricket’s direction.
Aakash Sivasubramaniam
newscricketa year ago

Was forever lonely during my time in South Africa team, reveals Makhaya Ntini

Former South Africa quick Makhaya Ntini, who retired from international cricket in 2011, has revealed that he was ‘forever lonely’ in his time with the national cricket team. In light of the Black Lives Matter movement, Ntini recalled the racism he had to face from his former teammates.
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featurecricket2 years ago

Underachiever David Warner takes first step towards Aussie greatness

David Warner, no doubt, will be remembered in the years to come for all the right and the wrong reasons. But exactly a year from now, he will have the opportunity to establish himself as an all-time great and with his exploits in the Sri Lanka series, he has taken the first step towards doing so.
Anirudh Suresh
newscricket2 years ago

Dale Steyn announces retirement from Test cricket

As per recent reports, South African pacer Dale Steyn has announced his decision to hang up his boots from Test cricket with immediate effect. The veteran quick represented South Africa in 93 Test matches since making his debut back in 2004 and has picked up 439 in the longest format.
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newscricket4 years ago

Kohli's ability to perform under pressure makes him better than Smith, says Makhaya Ntini

Makhaya Ntini feels that Indian skipper Virat Kohli's ability to perform intensely under pressure makes him a better batsman than Australian skipper Steven Smith. The South African bowler also stated that he feels the 'wounded Indians will come out all guns blazing' in the limited-overs series.
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newscricket5 years ago

Lance Klusener: I would love to have batted alongside MS Dhoni

Former South African all-rounder Lance Klusener has expressed his admiration for MS Dhoni and said that he would love to have batted with the wicketkeeper-batsman. Klusener, who is Zimbabwe's batting coach, also talked about the role of the finisher and praised India’s Test captain Virat Kohli.
Arun S Kaimal
newscricket5 years ago

I would have hanged myself in that tomato tree: Makhaya Ntini on Zimbabwe's performance

After Zimbabwe’s humiliating loss to India in the 2nd ODI on Monday, interim coach Makhaya Nitni has said that he wanted to hang himself after watching his team's performance. Ntini has expressed his disappointment about how the team threw the match away from a position of strength.
Saketh RVK