South Africa beat Australia by 6 wickets to win triangular series
South Africa beat Australia by 6 wickets to win triangular series

Dale Steyn ripped the heart out of Australia`s batting and Faf du Plessis came within a whisker of yet another century as South Africa cruised to a six-wicket victory to clinch the triangular series trophy on Saturday.

Faf Du Plessis fills Jacques Kallis void, says can get even better
Faf Du Plessis fills Jacques Kallis void, says can get even better

Faf du Plessis has cemented his number three position in South Africa`s one-day international (ODI) lineup with successive centuries against Australia but the batsmen believes he can get even better before next year`s World Cup.

Australia crush Zimbabwe by 198 runs in Tri series opener

Glenn Maxwell and Mitchell Marsh both fell agonisingly short of centuries but still helped Australia to a record one-day international tally at the Harare Sports Club as they crushed Zimbabwe by 198 runs on Monday.

Aussies sweat over Michael Clarke for Zimbabwe opener

Australia will make a late decision on captain Michael Clarke`s fitness for Monday`s triangular series opener against Zimbabwe at Harare Sports Club.

Brendan Taylor hopes Zimbabwe performance leads to more Tests

After a year without test cricket, Zimbabwe captain Brendan Taylor praised his side`s competitiveness against top-ranked South Africa that suggests they deserve a greater share of the international calendar.

South Africa pummel Zimbabwe by nine wickets in one-off Test

Dane Piedt recorded the best figures by a South African spinner on his debut as the tourists wrapped up a nine-wicket win over Zimbabwe in the one-off Test at Harare Sports Club on Tuesday.

South Africa speed up progress to victory against Zimbabwe

Dane Piedt and Morne Morkel`s lethal deliveries allowed them to grab six wickets and move South Africa to the brink of victory as Zimbabwe limped to tea on 141 for seven in their second innings on day four of the one-off test on Tuesday.

Faf du Plessis defends Proteas` poor run rate in first innings against Zimbabwe

South African batsman Faf du Plessis defended his side`s poor run rate as they resumed batting on Day three in the one-off Test against Zimbabwe at the Harare Sports Club, saying that they played it perfectly.

Zimbabwe vs South Africa: Plenty of demons lurk in Harare pitch

Low, slow, crumbling and likely to get much worse quickly. That was the verdict on the Harare Sports Club pitch from both Zimbabwe and South Africa after the second day`s play in their one-off test yielded just 209 runs in the 90 overs.

South Africa battle defensive Zimbabwe on slow-go day

South Africa overcame a sluggish spell to attain a position of strength on day two of their one-off Test against Zimbabwe on Sunday as they reached stumps on 201 for four.

Dane Piedt excels on test cricket debut, says more to come

Dane Piedt became the second South African in 126 years to take a wicket with his first ball in test cricket but said it was not his most memorable scalp of the day and that he could have played better.

South Africa opt for unchanged squad versus Zimbabwe

South Africa have named an unchanged 15-man squad for the one-off test against Zimbabwe starting at the Harare Sports Club on Aug. 9.

Australia return to Zimbabwe for one-day tournament

Australia will return to Zimbabwe for the first time in a decade later this year to take part in a triangular one-day international tournament, Zimbabwe Cricket said on Thursday.

Zimbabwe returns to ICC Test rankings, Pak drops to sixth

Zimbabwe has re-entered the ICC Test rankings for the first time since May 2007 in the ninth place due to its dramatic and historic win against Pakistan in the second Test at the Harare Sports Club on Saturday.

Batting woes for Pakistan as Zimbabwe win

Pakistan`s batting woes returned to haunt them as Zimbabwe pulled off a dramatic 24-run win to level the series on the fifth day of the second Test at the Harare Sports Club on Saturday.

2nd test: Zimbabwe register historic win against Pakistan

Fast bowler Tendai Chatara took five wickets as Zimbabwe pulled off a dramatic 24-run win on the fifth day of the second and final Test against Pakistan at the Harare Sports Club on Saturdsay.

Zimbabwe eyeing historic Test win

Zimbabwe is reportedly eyeing a historic win in the second Test against Pakistan, which was 158 at stumps on the fourth day with the loss of five wickets at the Harare Sports Club on Friday.

Ajmal captures seven to restrict Zimbabwe lead

Pakistan off-spinner Saeed Ajmal took seven wickets in an innings for the second time in his career to restrict Zimbabwe`s first innings lead on the third day of the first Test at the Harare Sports Club on Thursday.

Mishra, Kohli guide India to 3-0 lead over Zimbabwe

A disciplined India notched up a convincing seven-wicket victory over Zimbabwe in the third One-day International to secure an unassailable 3-0 lead in the five-match series here on Sunday.

3rd ODI: India vs Zimbabwe - Preview

A dominant India will look to plug their bowling loopholes as they go into the third cricket one-dayer against minnows Zimbabwe here tomorrow with the aim of sealing the five-match series with another emphatic triumph.