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IND v SA 2nd Test: Dean Elgar Spearheads South Africa's Series-Levelling Win Over India
IND v SA 2nd Test: Dean Elgar Spearheads South Africa's Series-Levelling Win Over India

Jasprit Bumrah began the proceedings with a jaffa to square up Rassie van der Dussen. But Elgar, who took lots of body blows on day three, continued his gutsy stay at the crease by drilling Ravichandran Ashwin through left of mid-on to raise his half-century.

  • Thursday, 06 January 2022
INDvSA: Play Resumes After Rain Wipes Out Two Sessions On Day Four
INDvSA: Play Resumes After Rain Wipes Out Two Sessions On Day Four

The start of the fourth and penultimate day's play in the second Test between India and South Africa was on Thursday delayed due to rain.

  • Thursday, 06 January 2022
Indian Middle-Order Finally Shines As South Africa Chase 240
Indian Middle-Order Finally Shines As South Africa Chase 240

It was Vihari and Shardul, who were involved in a 41-run stand for the seventh wicket and then had two little but enormously important stands of 17 and 21 respectively with tail-enders Jasprit Bumrah and Mohammed Siraj to set up a good chase for the Proteas.

  • Wednesday, 05 January 2022
SA v IND, 2nd Test: Rahul Replaces Injured Captain Kohli As India Win Toss, Elect To Bat
SA v IND, 2nd Test: Rahul Replaces Injured Captain Kohli As India Win Toss, Elect To Bat

After winning the toss, Rahul said Kohli is out due to upper-back spasm and Hanuma Vihari comes into the playing eleven.

  • Monday, 03 January 2022
SA v IND 1st Test: India Breach Fortress Centurion With A 113-Run Win Over South Africa
SA v IND 1st Test: India Breach Fortress Centurion With A 113-Run Win Over South Africa

Quinton de Kock smashed some boundaries while sharing a stand of 31 with Bavuma before chopping on to his stumps while trying to cut off Siraj.

  • Thursday, 30 December 2021
IND v SA: India Inch Closer As South Africa Struggle To 182/7 At Lunch
IND v SA: India Inch Closer As South Africa Struggle To 182/7 At Lunch

The hardworking Siraj bowled one with the scrambled seam and just like the first innings, tried to cut with very little room for execution with the ball coming into him.

  • Thursday, 30 December 2021
SA v IND 1st Test: Rahul, Kohli Take India To Safety At Tea Despite Ngidi's Double Strikes
SA v IND 1st Test: Rahul, Kohli Take India To Safety At Tea Despite Ngidi's Double Strikes

Earlier, Rahul and Mayank Agarwal justified captain Kohli's decision to bat first with a careful yet solid opening stand as India reached 83/0 in 28 overs at lunch.

  • Sunday, 26 December 2021
Veteran Spinner Harbhajan Singh Retires From All Forms Of Cricket
Veteran Spinner Harbhajan Singh Retires From All Forms Of Cricket

Harbhajan, who made his India debut during an ODI against New Zealand at Sharjah in 1998, last played for the country in March, 2016 during a T20I against the UAE at Dhaka.

  • Friday, 24 December 2021
Virat Kohli
Virat Kohli To Miss South Africa ODI Series: Report

While injured Rohit Sharma will miss the Tests in South Africa, the ODIs after that will see Kohli being unavailable for the Indian team.

  • Tuesday, 14 December 2021
Joe Root
Root Needs 22 Runs To Surpass Tendulkar's Tally For Most Test Runs In A Calendar Year

He is also now three runs away from overtaking former Australia captain Ricky Ponting's 2005 haul of 1544 runs.

  • Saturday, 11 December 2021
Dwayne Bravo
I Wouldn't Have Been Half The Brand That I Am Today Without India: Bravo

"That's an honest truth and I am grateful for having a big presence in a country that is so far away from my home." said the former West Indies all-rounder Dwayne Bravo.

  • Tuesday, 07 December 2021
ICC
ICC T20 World Cup Australia Fixtures To Be Announced On January 21

A total of 45 matches will be played across seven venues in Australia between October 16 and November 13 next year.

  • Monday, 06 December 2021
IND V NZ, 2nd Test: Kiwis 140/5 At Stumps, India Five Wickets Away From Win
IND V NZ, 2nd Test: Kiwis 140/5 At Stumps, India Five Wickets Away From Win

New Zealand's hopes now rest with Nicholls (36 not out) and Rachin Ravindra (2 not out) as they survived the few overs remaining for the day. Ravindra, who had denied India victory in the first Test at Kanpur holding the fort with last man Ajaz Patel, would be hoping to do the same but this time India has too much time left in their hands and New Zealand too few wickets.

  • Sunday, 05 December 2021
IND v NZ 2nd Test: New Zealand All Out For 62 In Reply To India's 325
IND v NZ 2nd Test: New Zealand All Out For 62 In Reply To India's 325

"The stars have aligned for me to do it in Mumbai," New Zealand spinner Ajaz Patel said Saturday said after achieving the rare feat of scalping all 10 batters in an innings at the city of his birth.

  • Saturday, 04 December 2021
Mumbai-Born Ajaz Patel Becomes 3rd Bowler In Test Cricket History To Take All 10 Wickets In An Innin
Mumbai-Born Ajaz Patel Becomes 3rd Bowler In Test Cricket History To Take All 10 Wickets In An Innings

The whole cricket fraternity heaped praise on Patel for his stupendous feat of taking all 10 wickets in an innings of a Test match. Most of them termed the feat as an ‘unreal’ and a ‘special effort’.

  • Saturday, 04 December 2021
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