Highveld Lions

Epic mess-up: Bangladesh newspaper uses Kevin Pietersen​'s photo in Alviro’s match-fixing story

Epic mess-up: Bangladesh newspaper uses Kevin Pietersen​'s photo in Alviro’s match-fixing story

KP last played for England in the 2013-14 Ashes series and the subsequent ODIs.

Nov 14, 2016, 22:32 PM IST
I`m not a match-fixer, insists Alviro Petersen

I`m not a match-fixer, insists Alviro Petersen

The 35-year-old captain of the Johannesburg-based Highveld Lions was charged Saturday with multiple breaches of the CSA anti-corruption code and provisionally barred from any involvement with the sport.

Nov 13, 2016, 21:46 PM IST
Former South African batsman Alviro Petersen charged with match-fixing

Former South African batsman Alviro Petersen charged with match-fixing

The former Highveld Lions captain has fourteen days to respond to the charges.

Nov 12, 2016, 16:40 PM IST
ICC World T20: Setback for South Africa as Aaron Phangiso's bowling action proved illegal

ICC World T20: Setback for South Africa as Aaron Phangiso's bowling action proved illegal

Phangiso is part of the South African squad announced for ICC World T20.

Mar 01, 2016, 17:38 PM IST
I always put team ahead of personal accolades: Wayne Parnell after 99-run knock

I always put team ahead of personal accolades: Wayne Parnell after 99-run knock

Parnell smashed a career-best 99 from 57 balls to fire Cape Cobras to a six-wicket win over Highveld Lions.

Nov 30, 2015, 11:33 AM IST
Chris Gayle fails as Lions miss out on final

Chris Gayle fails as Lions miss out on final

West Indian Chris Gayle failed and so did the Highveld Lions, as the Chevrolet Knights reached the final of a South African Twenty20 League with a comfortable eight-wicket victory.

Dec 08, 2014, 11:33 AM IST
Chris Gayle to play for Highveld Lions despite injury

Chris Gayle to play for Highveld Lions despite injury

West Indies opener Chris Gayle will continue to play for South African franchise Highveld Lions in the Ram Slam Twenty20 League, despite pulling out of the Test tour starting here later this month.

Dec 04, 2014, 14:15 PM IST
Chris Gayle hopeful South Africa tour will go ahead

Chris Gayle hopeful South Africa tour will go ahead

Star West Indies batsman Chris Gayle said Sunday that he was hopeful a tour to South Africa would go ahead despite a pay dispute.

Nov 03, 2014, 09:30 AM IST
Highveld Lions hoping Chris Gayle can solve top order problems

Highveld Lions hoping Chris Gayle can solve top order problems

 Highveld Lions are hoping Chris Gayle’s explosive batting at the top of the order can be the catalyst to their success in the upcoming Ram Slam Twenty20 League which bowls off here Sunday.

Nov 01, 2014, 11:23 AM IST

I was under pressure in Super Over, says James Neesham

His all-round performance gave Otago a thrilling win over Lions but New Zealand`s James Neesham admitted he was under pressure after being hit for boundaries in the Super Over in their Champions League Twenty20 match on Sunday.

Sep 30, 2013, 00:00 AM IST

CLT20 2013: Otago beat Lions in super over

Otago Volts` went to the top of Group A courtesy a super over win against Highveld Lions in a Champions League Twenty20 encounter at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium here Sunday.

Sep 29, 2013, 20:27 PM IST

CLT20: Rohit Sharma reprimanded, handed suspended fine

Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma was reprimanded and handed a $1,000 suspended fine for breaching the Champions League Twenty20 Code of Conduct during the match against Highveld Lions at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium here.

Sep 28, 2013, 20:41 PM IST

I wanted to hang on for first few overs: Smith

Mumbai Indians kept themselves in contention for a Champions League Twenty20 semifinal berth with a win over Lions and Dwayne Smith was a happy man that he played a match-winning knock to help his side bounce back.

Sep 28, 2013, 16:45 PM IST

CL T20: Mumbai Indians stay alive with seven-wicket win over Lions

Dwayne Smith smashed an unbeaten half century to help Mumbai Indians beat Highvels Lions by seven wickets and keep their chances alive in the Champions League Twenty20 on Friday.

Sep 28, 2013, 15:38 PM IST

Champions League T20: Mumbai Indians look to make amends in do-or-die battle

Jolted by the loss to Rajasthan in their opening match before the second tie was washed out, Mumbai Indians would be eager to stamp their authority in a do-or-die battle against Lions.

Sep 27, 2013, 00:51 AM IST

My job is to perform, I don`t think about other things: Pravin Tambe

Veteran leg-spinner Pravin Tambe, whose superb effort was instrumental in Rajasthan`s 30-run win over Lions, said he used variations and concentrated on bowling wicket to wicket.

Sep 26, 2013, 14:41 PM IST

We are raring to go: Rohit Sharma

It may have got tricky for Mumbai Indians after one defeat and a washout, but skipper Rohit Sharma is still very optimistic about his side`s prospects in the Champions League Twenty20.

Sep 26, 2013, 14:39 PM IST

Highveld Lions lack experience: Sohail Tanvir

Highveld Lions` seamer Sohail Tanvir cited lack of experience as the reason for his team`s defeat at the hands of Rajasthan Royals and said the batsmen simply failed make any impact.

Sep 26, 2013, 10:32 AM IST

CLT20: Jaipur to host Mumbai-Lions match

The downpour in Gujarat has forced the BCCI to shift the Champions League Twenty20 Group A match between Mumbai Indians and the Highveld Lions from Ahmedabad to Jaipur.

Sep 25, 2013, 17:52 PM IST

Rajasthan Royals have winning momentum, says Rahane

Opener Ajinkya Rahane is confident that Rajasthan Royals have the upperhand going into the Champions League Twenty20 match against Highveld Lions here on Wednesday.

Sep 24, 2013, 16:41 PM IST