Cape Town: South African veteran pacer Dale Steyn may not take further part in the ongoing first Test against India due to a left heel injury which might force him to miss the next two matches of the series. Steyn landed awkwardly during his run-up in India's first innings in the post-lunch session.More
Published 07-Jan-2018 07:42 IST
Cape Town: South Africa reached 65 for two in their second innings after bowling India out for 209 in their first innings on the second day of the opening Test at Newlands here on Saturday. The hosts have taken a lead of 142 runs as all-rounder Harik Pandya's fighting knock of 93 lifted India out ofMore
Published 07-Jan-2018 07:25 IST | Updated 07:34 IST
Hyderabad: Sanath Jayasuriya aka ‘Matara Marauder’, the former Sri Lankan all-rounder is ailing with a severe knee injury. Jayasuriya played a vital role in 1996 WC in Indian subcontinent, is suffering from knee injury and is unable to walk without the support of his crutches.
Published 06-Jan-2018 17:55 IST | Updated 18:21 IST
Cape Town: Hardik Pandya stood tall amid ruins with his all-round prowess but hosts South Africa were still very much in command with a current lead of 142 runs against India after an enthralling second day in the first cricket Test. Pandya played a swashbuckling innings of 93 off 95 balls as IndiaMore
Published 06-Jan-2018 17:37 IST | Updated 22:41 IST
Wellington: New Zealand rode on skipper Kane Williamson's 10th ODI century and a fiery spell rom pace spearhead Tim Southee (3/22) to thrash Pakistan by 61 runs by the Duckworth-Lewis-Stern method in the opener of the five-match One-day International series at Basin Reserve here on Saturday. Put inMore
Published 06-Jan-2018 16:08 IST
Sydney: Australia tightened their grip over England in the fifth and final Ashes Test by finishing the third day at 479/4, a lead of 133 over Englands 346 at the Sydney Cricket Ground here on Saturday. At stumps, the Marsh brothers, Shaun (98) and Mitchell (63), accompanied each other, with ShaunMore
Published 06-Jan-2018 15:30 IST
Cape Town: Indian pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar admitted that the bowling attack gave away 30 runs too many as South Africa reached 286 in their first innings despite being reduced to 12 for 3 within the first half an hour.
Published 06-Jan-2018 07:07 IST
Wellington: Fresh from their recent triumph over the West Indies, New Zealand will aim to continue the momentum when they host Pakistan in the first of a five-match One-Day International (ODI) series at the Basin Reserve here on Saturday. Pakistan, on the other hand, arrive in New Zealand for theMore
Published 05-Jan-2018 19:25 IST
Karachi: Pakistan's former captain and coach Javed Miandad has called on his country's cricket board to forget about playing India in the near future and instead focus on improving the game's structure in the country.
Published 05-Jan-2018 17:31 IST
Karachi: Former Pakistan captain Salman Butt and discarded wicketkeeper-batsman Kamran Akmal have called on Pakistan selectors to show the same consistency as their Indian counterparts do while picking the national team. Butt and Kamran feel that Indian selectors, compared to their PakistaniMore
Published 05-Jan-2018 17:23 IST
Sydney: Top-order batsmen Usman Khwaja (91 batting) and Steven Smith (44 batting) stayed unbeaten to help Australia post 193/2 against England on the second day of the fifth and final Test at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Friday. Khwaja, who notched up his 11th Test half-century, was at crease withMore
Published 05-Jan-2018 15:37 IST
Cape Town: Skipper Virat Kohli's perennnial weakness outside the off-stump was once again exposed as India were in deep trouble at 28 for 3 after bowlers dismissed South Africa for a modest 286 on the opening day of the first cricket Test. In their 11 over burst during the final hour, the SouthMore
Published 05-Jan-2018 13:55 IST | Updated 22:06 IST
Cape Town: The lure to play an extra bowler in Hardik Pandya along with an in-form Rohit Sharma in the opening Test against South Africa has cast doubts over Ajinkya Rahane's place in the playing XI despite having the best away record among the current crop of batsmen. While the Indian team skippedMore
Published 05-Jan-2018 07:00 IST
New Delhi: Australia skipper Steve Smith on Thursday expressed his delight after being retained by the Rajasthan Royals franchise for the 2018 season of the Indian Premier League (IPL). Smith, the No.1 Test batsman, was the sole player retained by the Royals, who are back into the IPL fold afterMore
Published 04-Jan-2018 22:21 IST
Cape Town: Assistant coach Sanjay Bangar on Thursday said neither opposition nor conditions would really matter for a supremely-confident Indian team, eyeing its first series win in South Africa. The entire Indian contingent skipped the optional practice with only support staff and selector MSKMore
Published 04-Jan-2018 20:58 IST
Mumbai: Mahendra Singh Dhoni was back at his 'spiritual home' Chennai Super Kings while Royal Challengers Bengaluru retained India captain Virat Kohli during the much- publicised yet predictable Indian Premier League retentions here this evening. Mumbai Indians had the league's most successfulMore
Published 04-Jan-2018 20:39 IST | Updated 21:22 IST
Colombo: Sri Lanka is set to name a new ODI captain next week, replacing current skipper Thisara Perera with either Angelo Mathews or Dinesh Chandimal, Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) said. Both Mathews and Chandimal have led the ODI side in the past, while Perera had captained Sri Lanka in the recent ODIsMore
Published 04-Jan-2018 20:22 IST
Cape Town: The Indian cricket team on Thursday skipped the optional practice session ahead of the opening Test against South Africa, while skipper Virat Kohli also gave the pre-match press briefing a miss, a noticeable departure from convention for a bilateral engagement. India's assistant coachMore
Published 04-Jan-2018 19:19 IST
Cape Town: South African skipper Faf du Plessis ratcheted up the rhetoric on the eve of the much- anticipated opening Test against India, saying they have a "score to settle" with the World No. 1. He talked about the 3-0 loss in 2015 to India, highlighting that the Proteas are keen to even theMore
Published 04-Jan-2018 18:51 IST
Sydney: Skipper Joe Root (83) and Dawid Malan (55 batting) struck a half-century each as England posted 233/5 against Australia on the opening day of the fifth and final Ashes Test at the Sydney Cricket Ground here on Thursday. Malan, who notched up his fifth Test half-century, remained unbeaten inMore
Published 04-Jan-2018 17:27 IST

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