Tag: South Africa

Keshav Maharaj
South Africa cricketer reveals reason behind ‘Ram Siya Ram’ entry, expresses desire to visit Ayodhya temple

Though Keshav Maharaj couldn’t attend the temple’s inauguration due to scheduling constraints, he is optimistic about a future visit.

  • Tuesday, 30 January 2024
3 schoolgirls flee home to meet BTS in South Korea, rescued from TN’s Vellore

After much difficulty, they got a hotel room in Chennai and wanted to take a ship from Chennai without passports. They went from pillar to post to book a ship to Seoul but in vain. Hopeless, they decided to board their trains back home.

  • Monday, 08 January 2024
India-SA Cape Town test shortest-ever red-ball match
India-SA Cape Town test shortest-ever red-ball match

India won the match by seven wickets as the game concluded in just one and a half days with just 107 overs (642 balls) being bowled. South Africa lasted 24 overs for 55 runs in their first innings and 37 overs in their second essay for 176.

  • Thursday, 04 January 2024
India wins 2nd test VS South Africa
Bumrah, Siraj shine as India win 2nd Test match against South Africa in Cape Town

All credit goes to the bowlers who made it easy for Team India after knocking South Africa for their lowest score (55) in Test cricket. 

  • Thursday, 04 January 2024
Cape town Ground Newlands
Will rain play spoilsport in India-South Africa 2nd test match in Cape Town?

With gloomy conditions hovered around during the first two days in Centurion where rain played a minimal role, one question certainly lies ahead of the 2nd test is, 'will rain again affect the game between the two sides'? Here’s the answer.

  • Tuesday, 02 January 2024
K L Rahul after scoring hundred in Centurion
India lost to SA but fans find solace in K L Rahul's rare feat achieved by no Indians yet!

he achieved a rare feat which many Indian batsmen haven’t’ got. He became the only visiting batsman to score multiple centuries in Centurion. 

  • Friday, 29 December 2023
Ind Vs SA: Elgar's 185 leads South Africa to innings victory over India in 1st Test
Ind Vs SA: Elgar's 185 leads South Africa to innings victory over India in 1st Test

After having conceded a lead of 163 runs, as Elgar, along with fifties from Marco Jansen and David Bedingham, took South Africa to 408, India’s batting in the second innings was very much like a horror movie, just like how their lacklustre bowling effort was.

  • Thursday, 28 December 2023
K L Rahul and Marco Jansen
KL Rahul wins hearts with his reaction to Marco Jensen's sledging during India vs SA Test match

The incident took place just before the tea interval when KL Rahul defended a delivery of Jansen. His reaction has now been winning hearts online.

  • Wednesday, 27 December 2023
Virat Kohli
Virat Kohli returns to India due to family emergency, Gaikwad ruled out of Test series against SA

Indian batter Ruturaj Gaikwad has been ruled out of the two-Test series, which is a part of the World Test Championship cycle, after fracturing his finger.

  • Friday, 22 December 2023
Ind Vs SA
Sanju Samson's maiden ton, bowlers' efficiency hand India 78-run win over SA, bag ODI series 2-1

South Africa challenged the tourists through a fifty by Tony de Zorzi (81, 87 balls) but were eventually bowled out for 218 in 45.5 overs.

  • Friday, 22 December 2023
Odia worker dies in South Africa, family seeks BJP national VP Baijayant Panda's help to bring back
Odia worker dies in South Africa, family seeks BJP national VP Baijayant Panda's help to bring back body

An agent took Dibakar Jena to South Africa seven months ago to engage him in the plumbing work. However, he died on Friday, but his family was allegedly not informed about the cause of death. 

  • Sunday, 17 December 2023
Sai Sudharsan
Ind vs SA: Ravichandran Ashwin pins hope on Sai Sudharsan to become fulcrum of Team India

Ashwin feels that the youngster has it in him what it takes to bat anywhere in the top order and become a reliable player for the Men in Blue.

  • Tuesday, 12 December 2023
AB de Villiers
AB de Villiers played with a detached retina in his final years!

As per the revelation by De Villiers, he played his final years with a detached retina.

  • Friday, 08 December 2023
Faf du Plessis
Former South Africa captain hints at return to international cricket for T20 World Cup 2024

Du Plessis has been in discussions with new South Africa white-ball coach Rob Walter regarding a potential comeback to the international scene before the ICC T20 World Cup to be held in USA and West Indies next year.

  • Thursday, 07 December 2023
Hardik Pandya
Hardik Pandya set to miss Australia, South Africa series: Reports

Indian all rounder Hardik Pandya is set to miss the five match T20I series against Australia and three match ODI and T20I series against South Africa due to an right ankle injury

  • Friday, 17 November 2023