South Africa captain Faf du Plessis has been docked 100 percent of his match fees after he was found guilty of ball tampering in an independent hearing conducted by the International Cricket Council in Adelaide on Tuesday.
After scoring back-to-back centuries in the first two One-Day Internationals against West Indies in Sharjah and leading Pakistan to a series victory, Babar Azam is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
Australian batsman George Bailey has been picked by Rising Pune Supergiants as the replacement for the injured South African cricketer Faf du Plessis, who was earlier ruled out of the Indian Premier League due to a finger injury.
Australian batsman Usman Khawaja has been signed as a replacement player by the Rising Pune Supergiants franchise in the Indian Premier League after Faf du Plessis was ruled out of the tournament due to injury.
After a stupendous success in the recently concluded ICC World Twenty20 tournament, Indian stalwart Virat Kohli has consolidated his position at the top of the International Cricket Council T20 rankings for batsmen.
South African Twenty20 International captain Faf du Plessis has copped a 50 per cent fine of his match fee from the International Cricket Council after showing dissent at an umpiring decision during his dismissal in the ICC World T20 encounter against Sri Lanka.
South African Twenty20 International captain Faf du Plessis confirmed that AB de Villiers will continue to open the batting in the shortest form of the game, including the upcoming series against England.