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I take responsibility for run-outs but South Africa didn't deserve to win: Faf du Plesis

I take responsibility for run-outs but South Africa didn't deserve to win: Faf du Plesis

Du Plessis predicted an India versus England final with odds in favour of Virat Kohli's team.

India vs South Africa: Twitterati destroy Faf du Plessis, David Miller after hilarious run-out in ICC Champions Trophy

India vs South Africa: Twitterati destroy Faf du Plessis, David Miller after hilarious run-out in ICC Champions Trophy

In the post-match conference, de Villiers agreed to the fact that those two run-outs cost them the match.

ICC Champions Trophy: Soft dismissals cost us the match, laments South Africa captain AB de Villiers

ICC Champions Trophy: Soft dismissals cost us the match, laments South Africa captain AB de Villiers

The two quick run-out dismissals -- of AB de Villiers (16) and David Miller (1) in the 29th and 30th overs, respectively -- saw South Africa reduced to 142/4.

WATCH: Record run-outs! India emerge unrivaled fielding side in ICC Champions Trophy

WATCH: Record run-outs! India emerge unrivaled fielding side in ICC Champions Trophy

India effected two run-outs in their do-or-die ICC Champions Trophy, Group B match against South Africa at The Oval on Sunday, thus making Virat Kohli & Co statistically the best fielding unit in the tournament.

WATCH: Is this for real! Two South African batsmen Faf du Plessis, David Miller fight for lives in farcical manner at the same end against India

WATCH: Is this for real! Two South African batsmen Faf du Plessis, David Miller fight for lives in farcical manner at the same end against India

India captain Virat Kohli won the toss and invited South Africa to bat first at The Oval. After a decent start, the top-ranked ODI side in the world collapsed to 192 all out inside 44.3 overs.

ICC #CT17, IND vs SA: Ravichandran Ashwin against southpaws will be a preferred choice, feels South Africa coach Neil McKenzie

ICC #CT17, IND vs SA: Ravichandran Ashwin against southpaws will be a preferred choice, feels South Africa coach Neil McKenzie

With three left-handers in Quinton de Kock, JP Duminy and David Miller in the top six, it is imperative that Ashwin who can turn the ball away, would get a look in.

India vs South Africa: David Miller backs AB de Villiers to come good against Virat Kohli and Co

India vs South Africa: David Miller backs AB de Villiers to come good against Virat Kohli and Co

De Villiers`s maiden first-ball exit in 212 ODI innings came during South Africa`s shock 19-run loss to Pakistan at Edgbaston on Wednesday -- a result that threw Group B wide open.

England vs South Africa, 2nd ODI: Ben Stokes, Mark Wood seal series win with thrilling 2-run win

England vs South Africa, 2nd ODI: Ben Stokes, Mark Wood seal series win with thrilling 2-run win

The series, a warm-up for the Champions Trophy tournament in England and Wales that starts next week, concludes at Lord`s on Monday.

Confirm India's tour to South Africa else won't extend players' participation in IPL: CSA tells BCCI

Confirm India's tour to South Africa else won't extend players' participation in IPL: CSA tells BCCI

While CSA wants Indian team to tour South Africa around the time of The Boxing Day Test, Virat Kohli's men might tour South Africa in January and not this year.

IPL 10: KXIP's play-off chances look grim as Hashim Amla, David Miller leave for national commitments

IPL 10: KXIP's play-off chances look grim as Hashim Amla, David Miller leave for national commitments

Amla has been in fine form this season for Kings XI Punjab as he is the only batsman to score two centuries in the tenth edition of IPL.

Champions Trophy without India will be huge loss, say South Africans Hashim Amla and David Miller

Champions Trophy without India will be huge loss, say South Africans Hashim Amla and David Miller

Doubts of India's participation in Champions Trophy came to the fore after BCCI missed the April 25 deadline set for announcing the squad for the Champions Trophy.

IPL 10, Match 4: Glenn Maxwell, David Miller star in KXIP's big win over Supergiant

IPL 10, Match 4: Glenn Maxwell, David Miller star in KXIP's big win over Supergiant

Maxwell made short work of the 164-run target by blasting 44 off just 20 balls as Kings XI cruised to victory with six balls to spare.

2nd ODI: Ross Taylor's record century guides New Zealand to 6-run victory over South Africa

2nd ODI: Ross Taylor's record century guides New Zealand to 6-run victory over South Africa

The visitors had been set 290 to win in Christchurch after Ross Taylor scored 102 not out to become New Zealand`s most prolific ODI century-maker 

New Zealand vs South Africa: Ross Taylor achieves milestone century in second ODI against Proteas

New Zealand vs South Africa: Ross Taylor achieves milestone century in second ODI against Proteas

The 32-year-old had joined Nathan Astle on 16 ODI centuries earlier this month against Australia in Hamilton and moved ahead with his 17th when he hit Wayne Parnell for his eighth boundary.

NZ vs SA, ODIs, PREVIEW: Dealing with Imran Tahir not the only issue for Kiwi one-day international side

NZ vs SA, ODIs, PREVIEW: Dealing with Imran Tahir not the only issue for Kiwi one-day international side

New Zealand coach Mike Hesson recognised his side would need to step up in the first of five ODIs on Sunday, when Neil Broom and Ross Taylor return for limited-over series.

South Africa vs Sri Lanka, 3rd ODI: Proteas won by 7 wickets to win series

South Africa vs Sri Lanka, 3rd ODI: Proteas won by 7 wickets to win series

The win, in a match held up for an hour when a swarm of bees drove the players from the field, allowed South Africa to take a winning 3-0 lead in the five-game series.

SA vs SL, 2nd ODI: South Africa crush Sri Lanka by 121 runs, take 2-0 lead in five-match series

SA vs SL, 2nd ODI: South Africa crush Sri Lanka by 121 runs, take 2-0 lead in five-match series

Faf du Plessis and David Miller, both hit centuries as South Africa recovered from a poor start and piled up 307 for six.

SA vs SL, 1st T20I: Daivd Miller's quick-fire 40 helps South Africa Beat Sri Lanka by 19 runs

SA vs SL, 1st T20I: Daivd Miller's quick-fire 40 helps South Africa Beat Sri Lanka by 19 runs

Miller hit three sixes and three fours, he and new captain Farhaan Behardien put on 51 off 23 balls for the fourth wicket.

Weekly sports roundup, October 3-9: From money minting MS Dhoni biopic to India's shock defeat to South Korea

Highlights of the week were India reclaiming number one spot in ICC Test ranking and India suffering a rare defeat in kadaddi.

South Africa vs Australia, 4th ODI – As it happened...

South Africa vs Australia, 4th ODI – As it happened...

Live cricket score and live updates from fourth ODI between South Africa and Australia being played at St George's Park.