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Centurion Test

Pleasing to beat India in 'Indian' conditions: Faf Du Plessis

South African skipper Faf du Plessis has said that the 2015 series loss in India on raging turners motivated their team to win the series here in Centurion, on a pitch that "should have suited the visitors more".

Jan 17, 2018, 20:54 PM IST

Virat Kohli questions team commitment, says mistakes unacceptable

India skipper Virat Kohli today questioned his team's commitment after the series loss to South Africa, saying that the repeated fielding mistakes and soft dismissals by the batsmen were simply unacceptable.

Jan 17, 2018, 20:29 PM IST

We let ourselves down: Captain Virat Kohli's candid admission after India lost series to South Africa

 India captain Virat Kohli blamed the team's batsmen following a crushing 135-run defeat in the second Test against South Africa on Wednesday that saw them trail the three-game rubber 2-0.

Jan 17, 2018, 17:19 PM IST

India vs South Africa, 2nd Test, Day 5: Pathetic Indian batting show leads to series loss in Centurion

 India produced a forgettable batting performance on Day 5 to lose the second Test against South Africa by 135 runs and trail the three-game rubber 2-0 at Centurion's SuperSport Park on Wednesday.

Jan 17, 2018, 16:22 PM IST

India vs South Africa, 2nd Test: Virat Kohli fined for breaching ICC code of conduct

India skipper Virat Kohli has been fined 25 per cent of his match fee for showing dissent against the umpire during the third day's play of second Test against South Africa here.

Jan 16, 2018, 14:28 PM IST

India vs South Africa, Centurion Day 2: Ready to take crucial wickets, says Ishant Sharma

Indian pacer Ishant Sharma on Sunday said as a senior player he will have to take the responsibility and get important wickets.

Jan 15, 2018, 13:40 PM IST

AB de Villiers was always so difficult to get out, says Mitchell Johnson

Mitchell Johnson names AB de Villiers his toughest opponent.

Nov 20, 2015, 07:18 AM IST

Lehmann delighted with Australia`s fielding in first Test

Coach Darren Lehmann has said that he was particularly happy with the fielding of the Australians during the first test against South Africa at the Centurion cricket ground.

Feb 17, 2014, 14:21 PM IST

South Africa in charge after Philander rocks Sri Lanka

Graeme Smith scored a half-century but fell late on as South Africa made a confident reply after dismissing Sri Lanka for 180 on the opening day of the first Test.

Dec 16, 2011, 08:32 AM IST

Philander, Steyn put South Africa in charge

Vernon Philander claimed his third five-wicket haul in as many Test matches as South Africa dominated the first day of the first Test against Sri Lanka on Thursday.

Dec 15, 2011, 23:33 PM IST

South Africa call up young fast bowler De Lange

Marchant de Lange, a 21-year-old fast bowler, was named in South Africa`s 13-man squad for the first Test against Sri Lanka at Centurion from December 15.

Dec 07, 2011, 09:50 AM IST

India vs Sotuh Africa, Centurion Test: Statistics

Statistical highlights on the fifth and final day of the first cricket Test between India and South Africa here on Monday.

Dec 20, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

Dominant SA thrash India by Inngs & 25 runs

Tendulkar’s 50th ton went in vain as SA handed India an embarrassing defeat at Centurion to take a 1-0 lead in the three match series.

Dec 20, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

Defeat was inevitable at Centurion: Dhoni

India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni said the first innings deficit was too much to handle and a defeat was inevitable in the first Test.

Dec 20, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

Centurion Test: India fight back, trail by 294 runs

India staged a spirited fightback after conceding a mammoth 484-run lead on the third day of the first Test against South Africa.

Dec 18, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

Gambhir confident of India saving the Centurion Test

Indian opener Gautam Gambhir said he has no doubts about India saving the ongoing first cricket Test against South Africa.

Dec 18, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

Spectator ejected after verbally abusing Sreesanth

A spectator was ejected from the ground after Sreesanth complained about verbal abuse.

Dec 18, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

South Africa will grind Indian bowlers: Petersen

South Africa will look to grind the Indian bowlers and bat them out of the first cricket Test on Saturday, opener Alviro Petersen said.

Dec 17, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

India vs South Africa Test, Day 1: Statistics

Statistical highlights on the first day of the opening cricket Test between India and South Africa here.

Dec 17, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

I was surprised at India’s collapse: Smith

South Africa captain Graeme Smith said there was no demon in the wicket and he was surprised to see the visitors surrendering for a paltry 136.

Dec 17, 2010, 00:00 AM IST