• Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Instagram
  • LinkedIn
  • Telegram
  • Koo
  • Youtube
  • ଓଡ଼ିଆରେ ପଢନ୍ତୁ

Tag: India Vs South Africa

India Vs South Africa Test Series
SA v IND, 3rd Test: Petersen Shines As South Africa Come From Behind To Win Series 2-1

Keegan Petersen shined with a classy 82 as South Africa defeated India by seven wickets to win the series-deciding third Test at the Newlands Cricket Ground on Friday.

India Vs South Africa Rishabh Pant innings
Rishabh Is A Once-In-A-Generation Cricketer

The innings Rishabh Pant played at the Cape Town will remain etched in memory as one of the best innings played by an Indian batter, comparable in its importance to Gundappa Vishanath’s 97 at Chepauk against Andy Roberts & Co in 1975.

SA v IND 3rd Test: Rishabh Pant's Fourth Test Hundred Sets 212-Run Target For South Africa
SA v IND 3rd Test: Rishabh Pant's Fourth Test Hundred Sets 212-Run Target For South Africa

Pant reached a well-deserved century with a pull through square leg off Jansen with every member of the Indian team applauding from the dressing room. Jansen ended the Indian innings by having Jasprit Bumrah give a catch to Bavuma at cover-point to pick his fourth wicket of the match

SA v IND 3rd Test: Rishabh Pant's Eighth Test Fifty Stretches India's Lead To 143
SA v IND 3rd Test: Rishabh Pant's Eighth Test Fifty Stretches India's Lead To 143

Pant's counter-attack allowed a patient and focused Kohli to take his time and solidify himself from the other end. With the bounce becoming a threat, Kohli was ready to leave everything which was threatening and used soft hands while defending, with anything drifting down the leg-side to be glanced for boundaries

I Am Absolutely Fit But Can't Risk Siraj As He Isn't Ready To Play 3rd Test: Virat Kohli
I Am Absolutely Fit But Can't Risk Siraj As He Isn't Ready To Play 3rd Test: Virat Kohli

Team India will look to bounce back in the third and final Test of the series, which is scheduled to begin here Tuesday.

Rahane & Pujara To Get Longer Ropes, Vihari & Iyer Might Have To Wait For Regular Chances
Rahane & Pujara To Get Longer Ropes, Vihari & Iyer Might Have To Wait For Regular Chances

Dravid was lavish in his praise for Vihari for his gritty show in the second Test against South Africa. He also hailed Iyer as another strong middle order contender. However, The Wall made it pretty clear that both the players will not be preferred over and above a Rahane or a Pujara in the set-up with Kohli set to comeback in the next game.

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.

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.

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.

Shardul Thakur
2nd Test, Day 2: Shardul Finishes With 7/61 As India Bowl Out South Africa For 229

Riding on a sensational bowling performance by Shardul Thakur (7/61), India bowled out South Africa for 229 in their first innings on Day 2 of the second Test match at The Wanderers Stadium, here on Tuesday.

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.

India Vs South Africa
1st Test: With 2nd day's play washed out, India will look to realign targets

The Indian team will look to reset its first innings target after the second day's play in the opening Test against South Africa had to be called off without a ball being bowled due to heavy and persistent rain since morning here on Monday.

Rohit Sharma Ruled Out Of SA Tests Due To Injury, Panchal Announced As Replacement
Rohit Sharma Ruled Out Of SA Tests Due To Injury, Panchal Announced As Replacement

Rohit Sharma was also the second-highest run-getter in Test cricket this year after England captain Joe Root. In India's last Test against England at The Oval in September, Sharma was the 'Player of the Match' for his wonderful knock of 127 off 256 balls in India's 157-run win.

INDvSA: India Suffer Heavy Loss On Return To International Cricket
INDvSA: India Suffer Heavy Loss On Return To International Cricket

Lucknow: Lizelle Lee and Laura Wolvaardt shared the highest opening wicket stand against an under-prepared India to give South Africa an emphatic eight-wicket win in the first ODI of the five match series here on Sunday. Asked to bat, India never got the momentum it needed and could only manage 177 for nine despite sedate […]

India-vs-South-Africa-ODI-M
India Vs South Africa ODI Matches To Be Played In Empty Stadiums

Dharamsala: The first ODI between India and South Africa was on Thursday abandoned without a ball being bowled due to incessant rain here and the rest matches are likely to be played in empty stadiums. It was the second match in less than six months to be abandoned at the picturesque Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association […]

Ganguly
New Selection Committee To Pick Squad For SA ODIs: Sourav Ganguly

New Delhi: The revamped selection committee with a new chairman at helm will pick the Indian squad for the three ODIs at home in March, BCCI president Sourav Ganguly said on Monday. Laxman Sivaramakrishnan, Ajit Agarkar, Rajesh Chauhan and Venkatesh Prasad are some of the key contenders to replace outgoing chairman MSK Prasad (South zone) […]

Priyam-Garg
Garg's 110 helps India U-19 beat SA by 66 runs

Durban: India U-19 captain Priyam Garg notched up a 103-ball 110 as his team beat hosts South Africa by 66 runs to make a winning start to the four-nation one-day series here on Friday. Electing to bat, India posted 264/5 with Garg leading from the front. Besides the skipper, Dhruv Jurel (65) and Tilak Varma […]

Cricket
India Beat South Africa By An Innings And 202 Runs, Complete 3-0 Whitewash

Ranchi: India registered an emphatic victory over South Africa by an innings and 202 runs in the third and final Test at the JSCA Stadium on Tuesday to clinch their first-ever series whitewash over the Proteas. Needing just two wickets to maintain their supremacy on Day 4, the Indian team completed the formalities within the […]

India-Cricket-Team
India Beat South Africa By An Innings And 137 Runs In Second Test, Clinch Series

Pune: India won the second Test against South Africa by an innings and 137 runs to seal the three-match series with a game to spare, here on Sunday. India had won the series-opener in Bengaluru by 203 runs. Following on, South Africa were all out for 189 in their second innings in the final session […]

India-and-South-Africa
India close in on innings victory after reducing SA to 74/4 at lunch

Pune: India are well on course for an innings victory after their bowlers blew away the South African top-order, leaving the visitors reeling at 74 for four in their second innings after following-on on the fourth day of the second Test, here on Sunday. The South Africans are still trailing India by 252 runs at […]

Mithali-Raj
India women beat SA by 5 wickets, seal series win

Vadodara: India’s women cricket team beat South Africa by five wickets to win the second ODI here on Friday to seal a series win. India restricted South Africa to 247/6 and chased the target down in 48 overs, to lead the three-match series 2-0. Captain Mithali Raj and Punam Raut’s 119-run stand for the third […]

Priya-Punia
Debutant Priya stars as India crush SA in 1st ODI

Vadodara: The India women’s team rode on a clinical effort both with the bat and ball as they outclassed South Africa by eight wickets in the first ODI of the three-match series here on Wednesday. While Jhulan Goswami (3/33), Shikha Pandey (2/38), Ekta Bisht (2/28) and Poonam Yadav (2/33) starred with the ball, openers Priya […]

Rohit-Sharma-Test-innings
Dream beginning to opening in Tests: Sehwag hails Rohit

Visakhapatnam: Former Indian opener Virender Sehwag hailed Rohit Sharma for the start he made as an opening batsman in Test cricket. Rohit smashed 174 and 127 in India’s first Test against South Africa in Visakhapatnam. The hosts ended up winning the match by a big margin of 203 runs. India’s decision to promote Rohit, who […]

Rohit-Shami
Mohammad Shami Has Mastered The Art Of Reverse Swing: Rohit Sharma

Visakhapatnam: Mohammad Shami’s mastery over reverse swing has been one of the big plus points for the Indian team while playing on slow unresponsive pitches, feels India opener, Rohit Sharma. Shami picked up his fifth five wicket haul in Tests as India comfortably beat South Africa by 203 runs. “We have seen him (Shami) in […]

Rohit-Sharma-Test-innings
Hitman Rohit Sharma Races To Historic Record Of Most Sixes

Visakhapatnam: Rohit Sharma smashed another hundred and a plethora of records as India set an improbable 395-run target for South Africa in first Test which is headed for an exciting final day. Rohit raced to embark a historic record of most sixes in a game with 13 maximums, surpassing Pakistan’s Wasim Akram who had smashed […]

scrollToTop