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newscricket4 months ago

IND vs SA | WATCH : India lose a review as replays show faint edge off Ajinkya Rahane's bat

During the ongoing third and final Test in the three-match series between India and South Africa, the visitors lost a review after Ajinkya Rahane decided to go for it, and the replays showed a spike while the ball passed his bat. Rahane was dismissed for nine runs in the first innings.
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newscricket4 months ago

IND vs SA | Taking singles and leaving balls are crucial too, says Harbhajan Singh on shot selection by Rishabh Pant

Harbhajan Singh has criticized Rishabh Pant saying that hitting sixes is not everything but taking singles and leaving balls are crucial as well after he was dismissed on a three-ball duck in Johannesburg. Pant was dismissed as he stepped down the wicket to attack a delivery by Kagiso Rabada.
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newscricket7 months ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | Twitter reacts as Australia inch past South Africa in a low-scoring thriller

Marcus Stoinis and Matthew Wade stiched a crucial 50-run partnership in a nervy chase of 119, to guide Australia home by five wickets with two balls remaining against South Africa in the first Super 12s match of the T20 World Cup 2021 on Saturday. It was Australia’s just third win across 13 T20Is.
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newscricketa year ago

Twitter reacts to Faf du Plessis calling it day from a nine-year long Test career

Veteran South African batsman Faf du Plessis, announced his Test retirement today in a bid to focus on the shortest format of the game with two World Cups lined up in the next 18 months. The right-hander last featured against Pakistan and retires with 4,163 runs at 40.03 with 10 centuries.
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newscricket2 years ago

Sourav Ganguly best contender to be ICC President, believes Graeme Smith

According to Graeme Smith, BCCI's President Sourav Ganguly could emerge as the top contender for the International Cricket Council (ICC) chief's role. Cricket South Africa (CSA) and its cricket director, Smith has held Ganguly's candidature as the best choice to lead the governing council.
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newscricket2 years ago

Mohammed Hafeez names Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli in his five greatest batsmen all-time

The Pakistan batsman in a Q&A on Twitter has revealed that Sachin Tendulkar and Virat Kohli were two of his five greatest batsmen all-time, alongside Brain Lara, AB de Villiers and Saeed Anwar. In the same session, he also threw shade at Sharjeel Khan for his involvement in the spot-fixing scandal.
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newscricket2 years ago

IND VS SA | Need Faf Du Plesis and David Miller's experience to beat India, says Quinton de Kock

New South Africa captain Quinton de Kock has welcomed his predecessor Faf du Plessis to the One Day International squad as they prepare to meet India in Dharamsala on Thursday. Du Plessis was rested for the ODI series against Australia at home which the Proteas won 3-0 under de Kock's leadership.
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newscricket2 years ago

IND vs SA| Red-hot Janneman Malan added to South Africa squad for India ODIs

Rookie opener Janneman Malan has been added to South Africa's squad for three one-day internationals in India. Malan, who made his international debut in February 2019 in the T20Is, registered a match-winning 129 in the second ODI against Australia that helped South Africa clinch the series.
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newscricket2 years ago

Deadline set for AB de Villiers' return, reveals Mark Boucher

Head coach Mark Boucher has given AB de Villiers a deadline of June 1 to make himself available if he wants to make the cut to South Africa's squad for the upcoming Men's T20 World Cup. De Villiers could make his international return for the Proteas side against Sri Lanka later this year.
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newscricket2 years ago

Groin injury puts Kagiso Rabada out of India tour

Kagiso Rabada has been ruled out of the upcoming ODI series against Australia and the subsequent three-match ODI tour of India early next month. The former's injury might be a killer blow to South Africa's chances of winning in India as they desperately wanted Rabada bowl to the Indian top-order.
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