South Africa v India 2018
Kohli takes sledging to another level against South Africa
Virat Kohli is known for his aggressive style in the cricketing circles. He is never short of a barb or two at the opposition.
South Africa v India ODI Series Preview LIVE from Kingsmead Stadium
Chetan Narula joins Cricket World TV for his South Africa v India ODI Series Preview LIVE from Kingsmead Stadium in Durban, South Africa.
Kagiso Rabada claims top position in ICC Test Rankings
South Africa speedster Kagiso Rabada has taken the top position in the International Cricket Council Rankings for bowlers following his stellar performance in the first Test against India in Cape Town.
3 fast bowling all-rounders who can replace Hardik Pandya in the future
Saksham Mishra discusses the probable options, who can replace all-rounder Hardik Pandya in future.
Kohli, Spinners take India to 3-0 lead over South Africa
Virat Kohli continued his rich vein of form with another unbeaten 160-run knock as India went on decimate South Africa by 124 runs in the third One-Day International in Cape Town to take a 3-0 unassailable lead in the series.
Expected changes in the Indian playing XI for the 3rd Test
As the third Test between India and South Africa kick-off on Wednesday, Saksham Mishra gives us an insight on the changes expected from Virat Kohli's side.
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.
India v South Africa 3rd Test Preview | LIVE From Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
Chetan Narula is live from Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg, with his preview of the 3rd Test between India v South Africa for Cricket World TV.
5 qualities of Dinesh Karthik that justify his selection in the Test team
A couple of weeks back Dinesh Karthik was playing Syed Mushtaq Ali trophy and preparing himself for India's ODI tour of South Africa. Even in the wildest stretch of the imagination, he would not have dreamt of getting a call-up for the Test side. What transpired would have certainly made him a believer in destiny.
Klaasen, Phehlukwayo keep South Africa alive with five-wicket win in Johannesburg
Heinrich Klaasen and Andile Phehlukwayo played blistering knocks at the end to help South Africa chase down the revised target of 202 runs from 28 overs with five wickets and 15 deliveries in hand in the fourth One-Day International against India in Johannesburg to keep their chances alive in the series which is poised 3-1 in favour of the visitors.
South Africa v India ODI Review LIVE from St George's Park
Chetan Narula joins Cricket World TV with his South Africa v India 3rd ODI Review LIVE from St George's Park.
India's probable playing XI for the 1st ODI against South Africa
In the home season, the Indian team looked impregnable. Even the top teams like England, Australia and New Zealand found it hard to get the better of the Men in Blue on home soil.
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.
Kohli, Rahane guide India to 1-0 lead against South Africa
Virat Kohli and Ajinkya Rahane scored a record 189 run stand as India chased down 270 runs against South Africa in the first One-Day International in Durban with six wickets in hand to claim a 1-0 lead in the series.
India create history with series win over South Africa
Rohit Sharma slammed his maiden century in South Africa while Kuldeep Yadav followed it with a four-wicket haul as India went on to defeat Proteas by 73 runs in the fourth One-Day International in Port Elizabeth to register a 4-1 series victory.
India recall Suresh Raina for T20I series against South Africa
India have recalled senior middle-order batsman Suresh Raina for the upcoming Twenty20 International series against South Africa.
Cricket World Player of the Week - Hashim Amla
For scoring twin half-centuries on a difficult Johannesburg pitch during the third Test against India, South Africa's Hashim Amla wins the Cricket World Player of the Week.
Kohli, bowlers steer India to 5-1 series victory in ODI series
Virat Kohli slammed an unbeaten 129-run knock off 96 deliveries after a four-wicket haul from Shardul Thakur as India chased down 205 runs against South Africa with ease in 32.1 overs with eight wickets in hand in the sixth and final One-Day International in Centurion to complete a 5-1 series victory.
Batting for Rahane at No. 4 until the 2019 World Cup
The No. 4 spot is one of the most crucial positions in the batting order. For starters, it requires someone who can anchor the innings if a couple of wickets go down early. Secondly, if the openers get off to a good start, explosive abilities are needed to capitalize on the foundation that has been laid.
Kohli keeps India alive on another tough batting day
Virat Kohli remained unbeaten on 85 as India knocked down 183 runs off the deficit with five wickets down after bowling out South Africa for 335 in the second Test in Centurion.
India ODI Win Over South Africa LIVE From SuperSport Park
India ODI Win Over South Africa LIVE From SuperSport Park | Cricket World TV.
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.
Kagiso Rabada sanctioned by ICC for misconduct
The International Cricket Council has handed a 15 percent of match fee fine to South Africa fast bowler Kagiso Rabada following a misconduct in the recently concluded fifth One-Day International against India in Port Elizabeth.
India dethrone South Africa from pole position in ICC ODI rankings
India have gone on to claim the top spot in the International Cricket Council One-Day International Rankings following their win in Port Elizabeth.
5 reasons why Kohli's penchant for Hardik Pandya is disturbing India's balance
There has been a perpetual theory in cricket according to which an all-rounder is ranked. 'He must be able to make the team as a specialist batsman or bowler, the other facet is an added advantage'.
AB de Villiers to miss first three ODIs against India
South Africa will miss the services of ace batsman AB de Villiers in the first three One-Day Internationals against India following a finger injury.
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.
Why Wriddhiman Saha's injury can be a blessing in disguise for Parthiv Patel and India
India lost one of their best gloveman Wriddhiman Saha due to injury ahead of the second Test against South Africa in Centurion allowing Parthiv Patel another chance at the international level.
Ngidi picks six as South Africa wrap up series win against India
Lungisani Ngidi impressed with a six-wicket haul as South Africa bowled out India for 151 runs in the final innings to complete a 135-run victory in the second Test in Centurion on the final day, thereby completing a 2-0 series victory.
South Africa v India 2nd Test Preview | Cricket World TV Live From SuperSport Park
Chetan Narula is live from South Africa for Cricket World TV – he previews the 2nd Test match South Africa v India, after India’s disastrous first test drubbing by South Africa, can they bounce back in the second Test?
Dinesh Karthik replaces injured Wriddhiman Saha in India's Test squad
India have recalled wicket-keeper batsman Dinesh Karthik for the third and final Test against South Africa to be played between in Johannesburg later this month.
India suffer another batting collapse in testing Johannesburg pitch
A collective effort from the South African pacers once again troubled the Indian batsmen as they were bowled out for 187 runs in the first innings of the third and final Test in Johannesburg.
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.
ICC hands South Africa fine for slow over-rate
The International Cricket Council has announced a 10 percent fine of match fees for the South African players following their poor over-rate in the recently concluded fourth One-Day International against India in Johannesburg.
Markram named South Africa captain for remainder of ODI series against India
South Africa opening batsman Aiden Markram has been named the captain of the Proteas side for the remainder of the One-Day International series against India.
ICC gives 'poor' rating to Wanderers pitch
The International Cricket Council has handed a 'poor' rating to the pitch at New Wanderers in Johannesburg that recently hosted the third Test between India and South Africa.
India hold edge after Bumrah five-fer trouble South Africa
Jasprit Bumrah picked his maiden five-wicket haul as India made a strong comeback on the second day as they dismissed South Africa for 194 and later stretched their lead to 42 runs with nine wickets in hand at stumps on day two of the Johannesburg Test.
Neck and neck: comparing the 5 prong pace attack of India & South Africa
Given that both India and South Africa have five pacers each, it would be interesting to compare and contrast them one-on-one.
South Africa v India Test Series Review LIVE from Johannesburg
Chetan Narula joins us live from Johannesburg to give his South Africa v India Test Series review.
Kohli slams 153 but South Africa's progress stopped by rain-hit final session
After Virat Kohli slammed 153 runs to help India narrow down India's first innings deficit over South Africa, a fluent half-century from AB de Villiers ensured the Proteas stretched their lead to 118 runs with eight wickets in hand before rain brought a premature end to the third day of the second Test in Centurion.
Klaasen, Duminy help South Africa chase 189 and level series
Heinrich Klaasen scored a blistering 69 run knock while JP Duminy led from the front with an unbeaten 64 as South Africa went on to chase 189 against India in 18.4 overs with six wickets in hand in the second Twenty20 International in Centurion to level the series 1-1.
ICC sanctions Virat Kohli for on-field behaviour
The International Cricket Council has fined Indian skipper Virat Kohli for his on-field behaviour during the ongoing Test against South Africa in Centurion.
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.
5 reasons why India lost the 2nd Test against South Africa
When India lost by 72 runs in the 1st Test at Cape Town after coming so close to victory, it looked as though they had missed a golden chance. The captain and the team looked determined that the next time they were faced with such an opportunity, they would grab it with both hands.
5 understated reasons why India lost the 4th ODI against South Africa
South Africa continued their unbeaten streak in the Pink ODIs as they denied India a whitewash in the 6-match ODI series at Johannesburg. This makes the scoreline 3-1 and hence keeps the series alive.
Shami's five-fer lead India to a consolatory win in Johannesburg
Mohammad Shami picked a five-wicket haul as India managed to overcome an unbeaten 86 from Dean Elgar to register a 63-run victory in the final Test in Johannesburg.
South Africa suffer Quinton de Kock blow
South Africa's ongoing campaign against India have suffered another major blow with wicket-keeper batsman Quinton de Kock adding to the injury list.
India v South Africa Test Review | Cricket World TV Live from Johannesburg
South Africa take a 2-0 Test series win over India, as Chetan Narula reviews the 2nd test, then previews the 3rd and final test live from Johannesburg for Cricket World TV.
South Africa call-up Lungi Ngidi for first three ODIs against India
South Africa have called-up pace bowler Lungi Ngidi and middle-order batsman Khaya Zondo for the first three One-Day Internationals against India.
What's in store for the 3rd India-South Africa Test
Emotions were on a high as India received a crushing defeat at the hands of South Africa by 135 runs in the 2nd Test. Winning and losing is part and parcel of the game but the manner in which India lost, left the fans dejected. Even the Indian team would concede that they could have fared much better in Centurion.
Why India will vanquish South Africa 4-2 in the ODI series
As the Indian team shed off their white flannels and put on the blues, they look a completely different side.
Late wickets give India advantage on day one
After Aiden Markram and Hashim Amla scored 94 and 82 runs respectively, India made a strong comeback with four wickets in the final session to restrict South Africa to 269 for six at stumps on day one of the second Test in Centurion.
India decimate South Africa after Chahal's five-fer
Yuzvendra Chahal picked his maiden five-wicket haul as India wrapped up South Africa for 118 runs and later chased down the target in 20.3 overs with nine wickets in hand in the second One-Day International in Centurion to take a 2-0 lead in the series.
4 Strange Calls Taken by Virat Kohli That Defy Cricketing Logic
Captaincy is one vocation which involves high risks and high rewards. As a Captain, one follows his instincts. If they come off, the captain is given a pat on the back.
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.
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.
South Africa v India 3rd ODI Preview LIVE from Cape Town
Chetan Narula joins Cricket World TV live from cape town for an ODI series review of the first two tests, and preview of the 3rd of the series between South Africa v India.
5 reasons why playing both Kuldeep and Chahal will turn out to be a master stroke
Saksham Mishra highlights the importance of Yuzvendra Chahal and Kuldeep Yadav in India's bowling setup.
Ngidi double strike leaves India with uphill task to save series
Lungi Ngidi struck twice before stumps on day four as South Africa left India reeling at 35 for three while defending a total of 286 in the final innings of the second Test in Centurion.
India opt for practice sessions over warm-up game in South Africa
Cricket South Africa has confirmed that India have opted out of the two-day warm-up game ahead of their Test series against Proteas that begins on 5th January.
Satire: How India conspired to lose the 4th ODI to keep the series alive
On the eve of the 4th ODI, the coaches and captains of both teams met. Pleasantries were exchanged and hands shaken. Kohli assured his RCB teammate that his team would pay a tribute to de Villiers in his comeback match. A bond was signed to keep the series alive.
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?
Jasprit Bumrah called-up to Indian Test squad for series against South Africa
India have called-up pace bowler Jasprit Bumrah to the 17-member squad for the three-match Test series against South Africa.
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.
South Africa receive AB de Villiers boost
South Africa's chances of saving the One-Day International series against India has received a boost with ace batsman AB de Villiers returning to the squad for the final three games.
Threats that India can face after losing the toss in the second Test
Indian captain Virat Kohli lost yet another toss during the second Test against South Africa in Centurion but what could be the impact of it?
Game-changing catches put down by India on day 1 of the second Test
Saksham Mishra gives his opinion on the Indian fielding which has been a big let-down in their ongoing series in South Africa.
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.
AB de Villiers sidelined for T20Is against India
South Africa ace batsman AB de Villiers will miss the ongoing Twenty20 International series against India following a knee injury.
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.
5 signs that Virat's team is plagued by overconfidence
There is a fine line between being assured and being cocksure. The current Indian team led by the restless Virat Kohli is skewed towards the latter. The expectation that the tour of South Africa would be game-changing and the beginning of India's dominance in overseas Tests has gone south.
Befuddled why the umpire took so long in ruling Pujara out, here's why
Cheteshwar Pujara's run out dismissals in both the innings proved costly for India in Centurion.
5 Key Run-outs in the India v South Africa Second Test
Run outs are usually not the order of the day when it comes to Test cricket. Yet there are occasions when even players with a calm head on their shoulders fall prey to an error in judgement.
5 times Indian batting crumbled against debutant pacers
Before the start of the 2nd Test between India and South Africa, there were speculations that Chris Morris would replace the injured Dale Steyn in the South African playing XI. However, citing India's shortcoming against debutant pacers, the Proteas team management decided to field the young Lungi Ngidi in place of Morris.
South Africa fined for slow over-rate
The International Cricket Council has fined South African players following their poor over-rate in the recently concluded second Test against India in Centurion.
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.
Kedar Jadhav returns to India squad for ODI series against South Africa
Delhi batsman Kedar Jadhav has been recalled in the 17-member Indian squad for the upcoming One-Day International series against South Africa.
Inconsistent bounce leaves Johannesburg game in uncertainty
Uneven bounce at New Wanderers Stadium has created an uncertainty on the result of the third Test match between India and South Africa in Johannesburg despite the game being evenly poised heading into the fourth day.
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.
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.
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.
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.