Pakistan wins series in South Africa with another Fakhar 100

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr Fakhar made 101 and captain Babar Azam 94 from 82 balls to propel Pakistan to 320-7 batting first at SuperSport Park Opener Fakhar Zaman hit a second successive century to help Pakistan win the deciding one-day international against South Africa by 28 runs and take the series 2-1 on Wednesday. Fakhar made 101 […]

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India vs. SA | South Africa opts to field against India in 4th ODI

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr South Africa lead the five-match series 2-1. The South African women’s team won the toss and elected to bowl against hosts India in the fourth One-day International here on March 14. Laura Woolvardt continues to lead the visitors in Sune Luus’ absence at the Bharat Ratna Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee Ekana Cricket Stadium. […]

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New WTO chief: ‘I have extreme respect for India and what it does,’ | India Business News – Times of India

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr NEW DELHI: Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, the new director-general of the World Trade Organization (WTO), describes herself as a pragmatic person. She sets out her agenda in her first interview after becoming the first woman and the first African to bag the top job at the multilateral body. While she backs discussions on issues of […]

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On this day in 2015: AB de Villiers smashed fastest century in ODIs | Cricket News – Times of India

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr NEW DELHI: On this day six years back, South Africa batsman AB de Villiers registered the fastest century in the 50-over format. He achieved the feat against West Indies in the second ODI of the five-match series at Johannesburg. AB de Villiers registered the fastest 50 and 100 in the same match and […]

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Former England bowler and commentator Robin Jackman dies aged 75 | Cricket News – Times of India

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr Former England fast bowler and cricket commentator Robin Jackman has died at the age of 75, cricket’s governing body (ICC) said on Friday. “We are saddened to learn about the death of legendary commentator and former England bowler Robin Jackman, who has passed away aged 75,” the ICC said on Twitter. “The thoughts […]

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Graeme Smith optimistic of good crowds during Australia’s tour of South Africa

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr South Africa’s Director of Cricket Graeme Smith expects to see crowds returning to the ground next year when Australia tours the country for a Test series for the first time since the 2018 infamous ball-tampering episode. “We’re kind of looking at the Australian series, hopefully if all goes well with COVID, to have […]

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Mthethwa threatens to de-recognise CSA

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr Sports Minister Nathi Mthethwa has threatened to use his statutory powers for withdrawing recognition of Cricket South Africa if the members of CSA council don’t recognise the interim board “immediately”. The Cricket South Africa members’ council on Thursday decided not to recognise the nine-member interim Board of Directors appointed by Mthethwa two weeks […]

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South Africa to inspect Pak’s security and Covid-19 situation next month before deciding on Jan tour

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr Cricket South Africa will send a two-member delegation to Lahore next month to assess the security and COVID-19 situation in Pakistan before taking a final decision on whether the Proteas will travel here in January for a series. The Pakistan Cricket Board confirmed that the South African delegation will visit Lahore during the […]

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Cricket South Africa’s Members’ Council promises to address “governance failings”

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr Cricket body holds meeting following tabling of Fundudzi Forensic Report. Suspended by the country’s Olympic body for “maladministration”, Cricket South Africa’s (CSA) Members’ Council has promised to address the “governance failings” and “act against” wrongdoers to reform the crisis-ridden organisation. The Members’ Council of the CSA on Saturday studied a summary of the […]

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Use a variant of wax to shine the ball, says Lance Klusener | Cricket News – Times of India

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr CHENNAI: The Afghanistan team resumed its training in Kabul on Sunday. While the country’s top players assembled for the month-long camp, their chief coach Lance Klusener was unable to join them since he is currently in South Africa and isn’t allowed to travel. In a chat with TOI, the 48-year-old former allrounder – […]

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