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India seal Test series against South Africa

India swept to victory by an innings and 137 runs against South Africa at Pune, taking an unassailable 2-0 lead in the series and maintaining their 100 per cent World Test Championship record. Having brought the Proteas’ first…

Moeen Ali dropped for second Ashes Test

All-rounder Moeen Ali has been omitted from England's squad in place of left-arm spinner Jack Leach.  The Worcestershire player struggled with both bat and ball in the first Test at Edgbaston, scoring just 0 and 4 and returning 3/172 from…

Irfan Niazi hits ton as Pakistan U19 beat South Africa

LAHORE: Irfan Niazi’s 122 run and Naseem Shah’s three for 44, helped Pakistan U19 beat South Africa U19 by 116 runs in the fifth 50-over match and take 5-0 lead at the Pietermaritzburg Oval in Pietermaritzburg on Tuesday. Mohammad Wasim,…

Pakistan can bounce back against South Africa: Sarfaraz

Sarfaraz Ahmed is adamant defeat to India last time out won’t be playing on Pakistan’s mind in the slightest when they take on South Africa at Lord’s. Pakistan have won just one of their five matches at the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019…

Dhawan stars in India’s victory over Australia

Shikhar Dhawan scored a match-winning century in India's 36-run victory over Australia in their ICC Men's Cricket World Cup 2019 clash on Sunday, 9 June. Opting to bat, India got off to a steady start. Rohit Sharma, who went on to make…

South Africa can still go all the way: AB de Villiers

LONDON: Legendary cricketer AV de Villiers thinks that South Africa can still go all the way and lift the ICC Cricket World Cup. Taking to Twitter, the 35-year-old urged fans to support the team at the World Cup despite three losses in a…

Rohit Sharma stars in India’s win over South Africa

disciplined bowling performance, followed by a battling hundred from Rohit Sharma, helped India begin their ICC Men's Cricket World Cup 2019 campaign with a six-wicket win, extending South Africa's winless start to the tournament in the…

Injury rules Dale Steyn out of Cricket World Cup

LONDON: In another blow to South Africa, Dale Steyn has been ruled out of the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup after failing to recover from a shoulder injury. Steyn, South Africa’s fifth highest ODI wicket-taker of all time, withdrew from…