South Africa

Follow Through - India Complete Stunning Turnaround

In the last seven days though, they have now beaten Pakistan in Adelaide and now South Africa by a massive 130 runs in Melbourne today to complete a stunning turnaround. The Men in Blue are now looking good.
22 February 2015

Title Holders India Thump Title Contenders South Africa By 130 Runs

Shikhar Dhawan displayed batting aggression and Ajinkya Rahane played 'silent warrior' as India thumped South Africa at a boisterous Melbourne Cricket Ground by a massive 130 runs.
22 February 2015

Farokh Engineer: India Blew South Africa Away, They Choked Them

Another Sunday, another World Cup win for India, this time over South Africa. I was very happy with the performance. I think India blew South Africa away, they choked them.
22 February 2015

Your Favourite Ted Meets Your Favourite Teams

Umpire Ted makes a visit to the Indian and South African dressing room ahead of their World Cup encounter on Sunday at the Melbourne Cricket Ground. And here is what the players got to say...
21 February 2015

Cricket World Player Of The Week - David Miller

David Miller, for playing a crucial innings in South Africa’s World Cup campaign opener against Zimbabwe, is our Player of the Week.
16 February 2015

South Africa Hold Off A Spirited Zimbabwe In High-Scoring Game

David Miller and JP Duminy knocked stunning centuries to make sure South Africa had enough on board to hold off a very spirited Zimbabwe team in their first World Cup fixture.
15 February 2015

2015 ODI World Cup Preview - An Open Tournament

Almost by right, a World Cup ought to have a team deemed clear favourites to lift the trophy. In 2011, co-hosts India and Sri Lanka were the anointed ones, and they did meet in the final, with the former clinching their second title. In both 2003 and 2007, Australia were the obvious choice and they didn’t disappoint.
13 February 2015

The Most Open World Cup Since 1992?

With the World Cup now almost upon us, all the cricket pundits, analysts and the Cricket World team are telling us who they think will win the coveted trophy. Prithvijit Roy gives us his predictions in more detail.
11 February 2015

All-Round New Zealand Crush South Africa by 134 Runs

New Zealand put up a clinical performance to inflict a 134-run defeat on tournament favorites South Africa in the World Cup warm-up game at Hagley Oval, Christchurch.
11 February 2015

South Africa - Will Their Date With Destiny Go Alright?

There is no doubt in anyone's mind that South Africa are one of the favourites, if not the favourites, to win the World Cup this year. With an almost Harlem Globetrotters like squad, South Africa possess an all-round team that most countries could only dream of having.
10 February 2015

South Africa Prevail In Last Over Finish Against Sri Lanka

In a rain-affected World Cup warm-up game, South Africa defeated Sri Lanka by five wickets in the final over at the Hagley Oval in Christchurch.
9 February 2015

World Cup Vital But It's Just Another Tournament - AB De Villiers

South Africa might be one of the favourites to win the upcoming World Cup but their skipper, AB de Villiers has played down the expectations going into the mega event.
7 February 2015

Mike Hussey To Help South Africa At World Cup

Cricket Australia today confirmed that former Australian batsman, Michael Hussey will work with the South African team in a consultancy role during the upcoming World Cup.
5 February 2015

AB De Villiers - The Most Versatile Modern Cricketer

‘Precocious’. Prodigy. Words used for unbound talent surprisingly beyond age, beyond the age one is born into. Then there are players like AB de Villiers whose abilities push even the definitions of such words.
4 February 2015

South Africa Bag ODI Series As Amla, Rossouw Script Massive Win

Powered by mesmerizing hundreds from Hashim Amla and Rilee Rossouw, South Africa bagged the ODI series 4-1 against West Indies with a resounding 131-run victory at SuperSport Park, Centurion.
28 January 2015

The Unfortunate Heroes Of The World Cup

We often forget or tend to underrate the importance of the forgotten heroes – the unfortunate ones whom World Cup destiny is yet to smile on, writes Prithvijit Roy.
27 January 2015

Russell Wins It For West Indies

Andre Russell cracked 64 not out in 40 balls to steer the West Indies to a one-wicket win over South Africa in the fourth One-Day International in Port Elizabeth.
25 January 2015

South Africa Claim Series With Big Win

South Africa thrashed the West Indies by nine wickets in the third One-Day International in East London to move into an unassailable 3-0 series lead.
21 January 2015

Cricket World Player Of The Week - AB de Villiers

AB de Villiers has been named as the Cricket World Player Of The Week after he followed up one half-century with a record-breaking performance against the West Indies.
19 January 2015

De Villiers Smashes Record, Proteas Hammer West Indies

AB de Villiers set a new world record with a 31-ball century to set up a 148-run win for South Africa over the West Indies in the second One-Day International in Johannesburg.
18 January 2015

 
 
 
 
 
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