Hashim Amla played a determined innings negotiating 207 deliveries as South Africa offered firm resistance in the final innings against India, ending the fourth day at 72 for two needing 409 more to win the fourth Test against India in Delhi.
The International Cricket Council has docked 30 percent of Murali Vijay's match fee for showing dissent at the umpire’s decision on the third day of the ongoing fourth Test match against South Africa in Delhi.
Virat Kohli and Ajinkya Rahane brought up the first century partnership in the series as they took India's lead to 403 runs with six wickets in hand at stumps on day three of the fourth Test against South Africa in Delhi.
Ravindra Jadeja took a five-wicket haul as South Africa were bowled out for a paltry score of 121 to concede a 213-run first innings lead after Ajinkya Rahane's hundred helped India post 334 on the second day of the fourth Test in Delhi.
Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin has claimed a career-high second spot in the International Cricket Council Test player rankings on the back of his excellent performance in the ongoing series against South Africa.
We witnessed two Tests in the last couple of weeks that raise many questions - one in Mohali that ended within three days and another at the WACA, Perth that witnessed four centuries and two massive double centuries. Is home advantage the biggest factor in Test matches?
Indian all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja has reached his career best 13th rank in the International Cricket Council Test bowler rankings after superlative performances in the first two matches against South Africa.
The rain had the final say in the second Test match between India and South Africa in Bangalore as the game ended in a drab draw after the play on the fifth day was also called off due to rain and a wet outfield.
South African cricketers, Morne Morkel and JP Duminy are set to make a return after recovering from their injuries while fast bowler Dale Steyn is doubtful for the second Test against India in Bangalore.
Ravindra Jadeja and Ravichandran Ashwin shared eight wickets between them as India made full use of a dry Mohali pitch to dismiss South Africa for 109 in their final innings and secure a 108-run victory in the first Test.
Cheteshwar Pujara scored a crucial half-century to take the Indian lead to 142 with eight wickets in hand after the spinners led by Ravichandran Ashwin tormented South African batting line-up in day two of the first Test in Mohali.
12 wickets fell on a dramatic first day of the first Test in Mohali where India fought back with two South African wickets after Dean Elgar's four-wicket haul skittled Virat Kohli's men out for just 201 runs earlier in the day.
For his back-to-back centuries in the One-Day International series against India, thereby securing South Africa's first bilateral series victory in India, AB de Villiers is our Cricket World Player of the Week.
An overwhelmingly powerful all-round performance from South Africa trounced India by 214 runs in the fifth One-Day International in Mumbai, handing them their maiden bilateral series victory against the hosts in India.
Indian spinners spun a web around the South African batsmen after a magnificent century by Virat Kohli to win the fourth One-Day International series by 35 runs in Chennai, thereby levelling the series.
Riding on the back of a composed century from Quinton de Kock and a four-wicket haul from Morne Morkel, South Africa defeated India in the third One-Day International in Rajkot to take a 2-1 lead in the five-match series.
A thoroughly overpowering six-wicket victory over India in the second Twenty20 International in Cuttack gave South Africa an unassailable 2-0 lead in the series after the game was marred by some unruly crowd behaviour.
My feet and mind still quiver at the roller coaster ride that I have had, both as an avid cricket watcher and a backpacker tourist, writes Prithvijit Roy following his trip to Dharamshala to take in the first T20I between and India and South Africa.
Rohit Sharma's swashbuckling century went in vain as JP Duminy and AB de Villiers smashed flamboyant fifties to secure a seven-wicket victory for South Africa against India in the first Twenty20 International in Dharmasala.
South African Twenty20 International captain, Faf du Plessis has imposed faith in his spinners to play a pivotal role in winning matches against India when the two teams meet each other in a 72-day tour.
Indian leg-spinner, Amit Mishra, who made a successful comeback in the recently concluded Test series against Sri Lanka, is looking forward to bowl in tandem with Ravichandran Ashwin, in the upcoming series against South Africa.
A rare possibility surfaced – no international cricket for a fortnight, anywhere in the world. That hasn’t happened in a long while, definitely not this year. But, what follows the empty fortnight is a barrage of matches, with half a dozen teams playing each other quite a bit.
South Africa are all set to tour India for a full fledged series, which begins on September, according to the joint release issued by Cricket South Africa and The Board of Control for Cricket in India on Monday.