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Mitchell Starc to skip 3rd South Africa ODI to watch wife Alyssa Healy in T20 World Cup final

The four-time champion are scheduled to face India in the final. 

Mar 07, 2020, 12:01 PM IST

Women's T20 World Cup: Australia beat South Africa in semi-final, to meet India in final

Australia stormed into the final of the International Cricket Council (ICC) Women's T20 World Cup for the sixth time in a row after clinching a narrow five-run win over South Africa via Duckworth Lewis Method in the semi-final clash of the showpiece event at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) on Thursday. 

Mar 05, 2020, 17:23 PM IST

Women's T20 World Cup Semi-final, Australia vs SA: As it happened

Australia defeated South Africa by five runs via Duckworth-Lewis method in the semi-final of the ICC Women's World Cup in Sydney. 

Mar 05, 2020, 13:07 PM IST

Kagiso Rabada ruled out of Australia, India ODIs with groin injury

South Africa haven’t named a replacement for Rabada as of now. 

Mar 01, 2020, 10:15 AM IST

Reeza Hendricks included in South Africa squad for rest of Australia T20Is

Opening batsman Reeza Hendricks has been included in the 17-member South African squad for the remainder of the three-match T20I series against Australia.

Feb 23, 2020, 15:23 PM IST

Ashton Agar's hat-trick helps Australia thrash South Africa in first T20I

 Australia off-spinner Ashton Agar took a career-best 5-24, including a hat-trick, to help his side thrash hosts South Africa by a massive 107 runs in the first Twenty20 International at The Wanderers on Friday.

Feb 22, 2020, 10:41 AM IST

Women's T20 World Cup: Australia fight back against South Africa, Sri Lanka stun England

The biggest shock of the day was Sri Lanka’s 10-wicket victory over England in another warm-up clash. 

Feb 18, 2020, 16:09 PM IST

Steve Smith, David Warner must 'ride the storm' in South Africa: Josh Hazlewood

The pair will fly out with the Australia squad on Friday for a limited-overs tour in the duo`s first visit to South Africa since serving 12-month bans for their role in the ball-tampering scandal. 

Feb 13, 2020, 17:22 PM IST

Ball-tampering incident a reality check, says Hashim Amla

He was referring to frequent comments by Australian cricketers about the limits of acceptable behaviour and "not crossing the line".

Mar 28, 2018, 20:24 PM IST

A balanced and focused perspective is needed in the condemnation of those involved in ball-tampering: Steve Waugh

Waugh, who captained one of the finest Australian sides during the late 90's till early part of new millennium termed the Australian's team dishonest approach as an "error of judgement" and called them to revisit the 'Spirit of Cricket' manual which they had customised from the original MCC manual.

Mar 27, 2018, 15:29 PM IST

It will be sad if Steve Smith, David Warner don't feature in IPL: Ashish Nehra

Smith admitted to the guilt confirming it was the planning of the leadership group. While it is unclear as to what Cricket Australia will do regarding their fate, the ICC has summarily punished them as per its charter.

Mar 26, 2018, 20:02 PM IST

Aussies say it will take a long time for the people to forger 'this cruel betrayal'

Everyone from former Test greats, to the Australian Sports Commission, and the public condemned what happened, with the story dominating front pages, television news and coffee shop chatter. Even Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said he was "shocked and bitterly disappointed".

Mar 26, 2018, 12:28 PM IST

South Africa win toss and elect to bat against Australia in third Test

Visiting captain Steve Smith admitted he would have done likewise, though conditions for batsmen are expected to be at their toughest in the first hour of the morning with swing and seam movement available.

Mar 22, 2018, 14:25 PM IST

Selection headache for Faf du Plessis ahead of third Test against Australia

Du Plessis revealed on Wednesday that all-rounder Chris Morris and seamer Duanne Olivier had been released from the expanded 17-man squad, but that the home side were still mulling over two positions.

Mar 21, 2018, 17:14 PM IST

Steve Smith urges Australia batsmen to lift output and score centuries against South Africa

Australia were restricted to 243 in the first innings at St. George`s Park and were bowled out for 239 in the second to give the Proteas an easy victory chase of 101 to level the series at 1-1.

Mar 13, 2018, 11:56 AM IST

Kagiso Rabada cops fresh charge for David Warner send-off

The International Cricket Council announced that Rabada had been charged with a level one offence following a send-off of David Warner after he bowled the Australian batsman on the third day of the second Test at St George`s Park on Sunday.

Mar 12, 2018, 17:21 PM IST

South Africa ride on AB de Villiers fifty to take lead in second Test against Australia

The home side have a narrow advantage of 20 runs with the brilliant De Villiers on 74 from 81 balls and all-rounder Vernon Philander to resume on 14 in the search for what could be crucial first innings runs in an engrossing contest.

Mar 10, 2018, 22:05 PM IST

Australia strike back after Hashim Amla, Dean Elgar post fifties to take South Africa to 153/2 at tea

South Africa were 153 for two at tea in reply to Australia's first innings of 243, with Elgar and Amla unbeaten on 57 and 54 respectively. 

Mar 10, 2018, 19:06 PM IST

Hashim Amla, Dean Elgar steady as South Africa 110/2 at lunch on Day Two

Elgar is not out 38 from 108 balls, having put on 43 for the third wicket with Hashim Amla, who has 31 from 71 balls, as they reduced Australia’s first innings lead to 133 runs to take the ascendancy in the Test.

Mar 10, 2018, 16:35 PM IST

Steve Smith accuses Quinton de Kock to have instigated the altercation

CCTV footage released overnight showed Warner being restrained by team mates Usman Khawaja and Nathan Lyon as he directed a verbal barrage at De Kock when the players were heading back to the dressing rooms at tea on Sunday.

Mar 05, 2018, 17:14 PM IST