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  • Kangiso Rabada

    Cricket15, Jun 2019, 5:56 PM IST

    World Cup 2019 — South Africa vs Afghanistan: Key players to watch out for

    South Africa, the semi-finalist of 2015 edition of the World Cup lost their first three key matches in the tournament while their last game against West Indies was called off due to rain

  • Faf du Plessis

    Cricket11, Jun 2019, 4:10 PM IST

    World Cup 2019: Increase in short-pitched bowling and other emerging trends

    The ICC World Cup 2019 in England and Wales might be only 15 games old but set a fascinating pattern right from the very first ball when South Africa opened up with the leg spin of Imran Tahir

  • Chris Morris

    Cricket6, Jun 2019, 1:07 PM IST

    World Cup 2019: Chris Morris defends Faf du Plessis' toss decision after loss to India

    Southampton: South Africa all-rounder Chris Morris defended his captain Faf du Plessis’ decision to bat first after winning the toss against India in the ICC World Cup 2019 in Southampton on Wednesday (June 5). Du Plessis’ decision backfired as the Proteas were kept to 227/9 and India won by six wickets. Many felt Du Plessis should have bowled first. Even India captain Virat Kohli had said he would have bowled if he had won the toss. Morris said the pitch was “tough” for the entire duration of the match and it wouldn’t have mattered.

  • AB de Villiers

    Cricket6, Jun 2019, 12:48 PM IST

    World Cup 2019: AB de Villiers offered to come out of retirement, says report

    AB de Villiers had offered to come out of retirement to play for South Africa at the ICC World Cup 2019, a report claimed. However, his offer was rejected by the team management including captain Faf du Plessis

  • South Africa, Kagiso Rabada

    Cricket6, Jun 2019, 10:07 AM IST

    World Cup 2019: Jacques Kallis praises 'real contenders' India; urges SA players to 'look in mirror'

    'This is a big moment for Faf du Plessis but not everything can be put on the captain’s shoulders. Each individual needs to look in the mirror, there cannot be any finger pointing, they have to have an honest conversation with each other about what they can do better,' wrote Jacques Kallis after South Africa's defeat to India in the ICC World Cup 2019

  • Rohit Sharma

    Cricket5, Jun 2019, 2:55 PM IST

    World Cup 2019: Bowlers, Rohit Sharma ton give India winning start

    After the bowlers had restricted South Africa to 227/9, Rohit Sharma hit his 23rd ODI century as India won by six wickets in tough conditions to launch their ICC World Cup 2019 on a high

  • Faf du Plessis

    Cricket5, Jun 2019, 1:38 PM IST

    World Cup 2019: South Africa don’t have 'strongest 11' for India game, admits Faf du Plessis

    Southampton: Injury-hit South Africa have only 14 players to choose from and may have to alter their game plan for India contest at the ICC World Cup 2019, said captain Faf du Plessis as he spoke to the media on Tuesday (June 4). The skipper touched up on various issues as they find themselves in a must-win situation after two straight losses. He said they won't have their 'strongest 11' to take on India. Dale Steyn was ruled out of the entire tournament due to shoulder injury while Lungi Ngidi will not play on June 5 against India due to hamstring injury.

  • south africa team

    Cricket5, Jun 2019, 9:57 AM IST

    World Cup 2019 — India vs South Africa: Here’s South Africa’s likely Playing XI

    Southampton: Injury-hit South Africa face a tough task against India as they aim to bring their ICC World Cup 2019 campaign back on track. After two consecutive losses, the Proteas are seeking a turnaround. But without two key fast bowlers in Dale Steyn (ruled out of entire tournament) and Lungi Ngidi, the Faf du Plessis-captained side is struggling. However, they have some good news with the return of Hashim Amla. Here is the likely Playing XI of South Africa for their match against Virat Kohli-led India on Wednesday (June 5).

  • Andile Phehlukwayo

    Cricket3, Jun 2019, 4:19 PM IST

    World Cup 2019: Bangladesh played good cricket, says Andile Phehlukwayo

    London: After a shock defeat to Bangladesh in the ICC World Cup 2019 on Sunday (June 2), South Africa all-rounder Andile Phehlukwayo admitted that the Asian team played good cricket. Bangladesh won by 21 runs, successfully defending 330 to upset the Faf du Plessis-led Proteas at The Oval in London.

  • Faf du Plessis

    Cricket3, Jun 2019, 3:33 PM IST

    World Cup 2019: Faf du Plessis reflects on Bangladesh loss; Ngidi out of India game

    London: After being shocked by Bangladesh by 21 runs in the ICC World Cup 2019 on Sunday (June 2), South Africa captain Faf du Plessis spoke to the media. The South Africans failed to chase 331. This was Proteas' second straight loss. Earlier, they were defeated by England. Here is what he said. Also, it was confirmed by team manager Dr Mohammed Moosajee that paceman Lungi Ngidi would be out of India clash on June 5 as he will need at least one week to 10 days to recover from hamstring injury sustained during the match.

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    Cricket3, Jun 2019, 12:26 PM IST

    Watch: Photographer becomes star at World Cup 2019 with 'classic catch'; Ben Stokes has competition

    A photographer was captured on live TV taking a superb one-handed catch beyond the boundary as South Africa captain Faf du Plessis hit a six during their ICC World Cup 2019 match against Bangladesh at The Oval on Sunday (June 2)

  • Jofra Archer

    Cricket1, Jun 2019, 10:24 AM IST

    World Cup 2019: ‘Jofra Archer fastest bowler I have ever faced’

    Jofra Archer, touching speeds of 94mph, he accounted for Aiden Markram, captain Faf du Plessis and Rassie van der Dussen to finish with 3/27 on his World Cup debut on Thursday (May 30)

  • virat kohli speak

    Cricket24, May 2019, 4:48 PM IST

    World Cup 2019: Virat Kohli picks this Australian legend as best for India team

    India captain Virat Kohli said he would have loved to have this Australian legend in his team. Ahead of the ICC World Cup 2019, Kohli spoke about the player and also revealed how marriage to Anushka Sharma had helped his captaincy

  • Dhoni

    Cricket8, May 2019, 6:08 PM IST

    How Rohit Sharma’s Mumbai squad beat the men in yellow to reach the IPL final

    Mumbai Indians' spinners Rahul Chahar, Krunal Pandya, and Jayant Yadav bowled brilliantly on a pitch that was turning square. Rohit Sharma assessed the conditions shrewdly and attacked with his spinners from both ends, and this is where Rohit Sharma outperformed MS Dhoni as captain

  • IPL 2019

    Cricket10, Apr 2019, 7:07 PM IST

    4 reasons Chennai Super Kings could brush Kolkata Knight Riders aside

    Chennai Super Kings beat Kolkata Knight Riders by 7 wickets in M A Chidambaram stadium on Tuesday