India full of brilliant fielders now: Jonty Rhodes

There was a time when he felt that Indians were just not comfortable diving to stop a ball but South Africa`s yesteryears` fielder-par-excellence, Jonty Rhodes, says the current Team India is full off "brilliant" fielders who have taken their standard to a new level.

1992 Proteas World Cup squad player accused of rape

A former South African cricketer, who played for the national team and took part in the 1992 Cricket World Cup, has reportedly been accused of rape.

Boucher says `always held suspicions` Cronje was involved in match fixing

South African cricketer Mark Boucher has said that the game`s modern anti-corruption methods are a joke, offering a rare insight into the shady world of cricket`s most notorious match-fixer, Hansie Cronje.

CSA hails Proteas` cricket achievements ahead of 500th ODI

Cricket South Africa has hailed the Proteas on approaching the landmark of 500 one-day international matches.

Rhodes tells Umar Akmal to follow doctor’s advice

Former South African batsman Jonty Rhodes has assured Pakistan batsman Umar Akmal that his `mysterious illness` will not threaten his career, although he advised Akmal to be patient and follow the doctor`s advice to overcome his the problem.

Suspense continues over Umar Akmal’s health

Pakistan`s wicketkeeper-batsman Umar Akmal has arrived in Karachi accompanied by a Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) doctor to have another check up with a leading neurologist.

Custom educational tours for school students, the new trend

Educational tours for school students have over the last few years picked up steam, with a variety of holiday packages now offering opportunities to take learning beyond the classroom.

Jonty`s run out of Inzamam was the best, says Tendulkar

India`s famous batsman Sachin Tendulkar recalling some of the finest moments of his first World Cup in 1992 Down Under said Jonty Rhodes` run out of Inzamam-ul-Haq was one of the highlights of the tournament.

Gulab Jamun to Gulmarg: Jonty Rhodes on his Indian escapades

Syrupy gulab jamuns, snow-laden mountains in Gulmarg and houseboating in the backwaters of Kerala are experiences that attract South African cricket icon Jonty Rhodes to India. He believes it is the common "entrepreneurial spirit" of the people that binds the two nations.

Indian batsmen have skills to take on SA pace attack: Jonty

Former cricketer Jonty Rhodes gave a huge morale-boost to the Indian batsmen for their upcoming battle against the South African pace attack in the three-Test series later this year, saying they possessed the wherewithal to confront the high-quality home team bowlers led by Dale Steyn.

First national surfing competition concludes

Surfers from Tamil Nadu stole the limelight at India`s first national surfing and stand up paddle (SUP) competition, which concluded at Kovalam beach.

Surfing has the `cool` that cricket lacks: Jonty Rhodes

South African cricketing icon Jonty Rhodes says surfing has something that gentleman`s game does not have - the "cool" factor.

Jonty Rhodes turns off-road racer

Former South African all-rounder Jonty Rhodes has taken up off-road racing for the final round of the Absa Off-Road Championship to be held here later this month.

Guys like Sachin can`t play forever: Rhodes

Stating that players of Sachin Tendulkar`s calibre would not be playing forever, former South Africa cricketer Jonty Rhodes said it is important that the youngsters who emerge from tournaments like the Indian Premier League are good all-round cricketers.

Smith has all-round pace attack at command in Tests: Rhodes

Former South Africa cricketer Jonty Rhodes feels that his country`s Test captain Graeme Smith must be very pleased with the presence of three-pronged pace attack in the team as all three bowlers are of different kind.

I keep asking Tendulkar how his fingers are: Rhodes

Jonty Rhodes says he tries to ensure that Sachin Tendulkar doesn`t hurt his fingers during the practice sessions of the Indian Premier League.

Baseball can help cricketers improve throwing skills: Rhodes

Cricketers can take help from a fielding coach with a strong baseball background like Mike Young to improve their performance on the field especially throwing skills, former South Africa player Jonty Rhodes on Thursday said.

I was expecting a double century from Sehwag: Rhodes

Former South African cricketer Jonty Rhodes on Thursday said he was not suprised to see India`s swashbuckling opener Virender Sehwag scoring a record 219 in one-day international.

Whatmore, Rhodes in running for coaching posts with Pakistan

Dav Whatmore and Jonty Rhodes were in the reckoning for coaching positions with the Pakistan team, PCB chairman Zaka Ashraf said.

Rhodes feels fielding in India has improved

Former South African fielding great Jonty Rhodes on Monday reiterated that the quality of fielding in India has improved a lot over the years with several talented young players coming up.