close

News WrapGet Handpicked Stories from our editors directly to your mailbox

Centurion Park

India vs South Africa, 2nd Test, Day 1: As it happened

Markram (94) and Amla (82) starred for South Africa on Day 1 as they scored 269/6 while Ashwin stood out among Indian bowlers with figures of 3/90.

Jan 13, 2018, 12:44 PM IST

South Africa vs England, 4th Test: Alastair Cook urges fellow batsmen to earn their places

England already have an unassailable 2-0 lead in the series in the four-match Test series.

Jan 21, 2016, 22:48 PM IST

Johnson planning to continue unleashing `fear factor` on Proteas in remaining Tests

Australian pace sensation Mitchell Johnson is reportedly planning to continue to unleash the `fear factor` against South Africa in the remaining two Tests following his 12-wicket demolition job leaving the visitors with a big advantage in the three-Test series.

Feb 16, 2014, 16:15 PM IST

Warner says `lazy` Proteas playing `backyard cricket` in first Test

Explosive Australian opener David Warner has branded the South African players as `lazy` after they dropped his catch three times, leading him to make 115 during the third day of the first Test at Centurion Park.

Feb 15, 2014, 15:28 PM IST

Pollock says `classy` De Villiers `just a delight to watch`

Former South African captain Shaun Pollock has branded ODI captain AB de Villiers as a `classy batsman` even as South Africa fights hard to score a victory against Australia in the first Test at Centurion Park.

Feb 15, 2014, 15:04 PM IST

Nothing could have prepared Proteas for Johnson`s pace attack, says coach Domingo

South Africa coach Russell Domingo has said that there was nothing that the hosts could have done to prepare for the searing pace and aggression generated by the quickest bowler in the world, Australia`s Mitchell Johnson.

Feb 15, 2014, 10:26 AM IST

Smith hails Marsh`s batting after `epic` partnership

Australian all-rounder Steve Smith has hailed the temperament of his teammate Shaun Marsh after the batsman`s stoic unbeaten century in combination with Smith`s own 91 not out, rescued Australia from a poor start to its three-Test series away to South Africa.

Feb 13, 2014, 20:13 PM IST

Curator of `Proteas fortress` Centurion says Oz need not worry about pitch

The curator at Centurion Park, the venue of the first Test between South Africa and Australia, has asked the visitors not to worry about the pitch.

Feb 11, 2014, 17:02 PM IST