South Africa

Three uncapped players in India's Women squad for South Africa tour

India have named three-uncapped players in the 16-man squad that will compete in a three-game One-Day International series against South Africa.
12 January 2018

South Africa v India 2nd Test - Changes expected for India?

Following India’s defeat in the 1st Test against South Africa, the debate is more about team selection than it is about the shortcomings of the players.
12 January 2018

What is in store for India in the 2nd Test against South Africa?

The opening Test at Newlands proved to be a damper for the spirited Indian cricket fans. When the Indian bowlers bundled up South Africa’s second innings before Lunch on Day 4, the team was in with a real chance.
11 January 2018

South Africa add Duanne Olivier, Lungi Ngidi to squad for second Test

South Africa have added pace bowlers Duanne Olivier and Lungi Ngidi to the squad for the second Test against India to be played at SuperSport Park in Centurion.
10 January 2018

India Beaten by South Africa - 1st Test Review | Cricket World TV Live from Newlands Stadium

Watch our latest Cricket World TV video Live from South Africa as our correspondent Chetan Narula reviews the First Test and the Series between South Africa and India from Cape Town on Day Five.
9 January 2018

Philander picks six as South Africa go 1-0 up in series

Vernon Philander picked a six-wicket haul as South Africa wrapped up India for 135 runs in the final innings to complete a 72-run victory in the first Test in Cape Town and take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series.
8 January 2018

Vice Captain Rahane's exclusion from the Test side unprecedented, not unexpected

Ajinkya Rahane being dropped in the first Test against South Africa is a hard pill to swallow for the die-hard Test fan, given his overseas record.
8 January 2018

Four arguments in favour of Jasprit Bumrah's inclusion in Tests against South Africa

Live action from the long-awaited South Africa tour has finally begun. There is an air of excitement surrounding the series after a long time. Finally, the Indian team will be subject to an opposition that will slow down, if not halt, their winning run.
8 January 2018

Rain washes out day three of Cape Town Test

Heavy and continuous rain led to the abandonment of the third day's play in the first Test between India and South Africa in Cape Town without a ball being bowled.
7 January 2018

South Africa on top despite Pandya brilliance

Hardik Pandya scored 93 runs and picked two wickets as well but it is South Africa, who are on top in the first Test in Cape Town after managing a 142-run lead with eight wickets in hand by stumps on day two.
6 January 2018

South Africa bounce back with three quick wickets after troubled by Bhuvneshwar

South Africa made a strong comeback restricting India to 28 for three at stumps on day one after they were bowled out for 286 in the first innings of the Cape Town Test.
5 January 2018

South Africa v India Series & 1st Test Preview | Cricket World TV Live from Cape Town

Watch our latest Cricket World TV video Live from South Africa as our correspondent Chetan Narula previews the First Test and the Series between South Africa and India from Cape Town before the First Test.
5 January 2018

5 qualities of Parthiv Patel about whom no one is talking

Parthiv Patel belongs to a generation of Indian wicket-keepers including Dinesh Karthik and Wriddhiman Saha who were eclipsed by the legend of MS Dhoni. When Parthiv made his test debut at Trent Bridge against England in 2002, he was just 17 years old.
5 January 2018

Why Umesh Yadav and Ishant Sharma should be preferred over Jasprit Bumrah on South Africa tour

It is a human tendency to appreciate the rising sun. Something new and maverick readily catches the human eye. A bowler from Gujarat with a bowling action that nobody had seen before almost immediately caught the public eye.
5 January 2018

Can India replicate their home success in South Africa? Test Series Preview

A terrific home record and a season full of success with the bat - Virat Kohli can hardly keep a foot wrong after a fabulous 2017 but can he help India shed away their tag of poor travellers in the series of away tours lined up beginning with the trip to the rainbow nation?
4 January 2018

Two Recent Past Champions Make Group Competitive | Group A Preview

The presence of the champions at the previous two editions of the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup – the Windies (2016) and South Africa (2014) apart from host New Zealand and Kenya make Group A one of the groups to watch in the preliminary stage.
3 January 2018

Kohli feels India have the bowling to win in South Africa

India skipper Virat Kohli believes his team has the right combination as they bid to win a Test series in South Africa for the first time.
31 December 2017

Defiant Smith drives Australia to draw in Boxing Day Test

A determined unbeaten century from Steven Smith played a decisive part as Australia managed to resist England attack on the final day to end the fourth Ashes Test in Melbourne in a draw.
30 December 2017

Chris Morris returns to South Africa squad for Test series against India

South Africa have recalled all-rounder Chris Morris in the 15-man squad that will face India in a three-match Test series.
29 December 2017

India keen on conquering South African challenge - Virat Kohli

India skipper Virat Kohli believes mental preparation will be the key when they head to South Africa for a full-fledged tour that involves three Tests, six One-Day Internationals and three Twenty20 Internationals next month.
28 December 2017