India vs SA

India thrash Proteas in 3rd Test, complete 3-0 series whitewash

Having reduced South Africa to 138 for eight on the third day of the final Test, Shahbaz Nadeem bagged the remaining two wickets to help India seal a crushing win by an innings and 202 runs and complete a 3-0 series whitewash in Ranchi on Tuesday.

Oct 22, 2019, 09:33 AM IST

Sunil Gavaskar, Shaun Pollock to award Virat Kohli ICC Test mace after final T20 in Cape Town

On behalf of the ICC, ICC Cricket Hall of Famers Sunil Gavaskar and Graeme Pollock of South Africa will make the presentation immediately after the awards ceremony for the T20I series.

Feb 24, 2018, 16:45 PM IST

Heinrich Klaasen credits JP Duminy for taking fear out of him during Centurion T20

Klaasen smashed 69 off 30 balls as the Proteas won by six wickets last night to level the three-match series 1-1. The big-hitting batsman said that Duminy, who put on 97 runs off 49 balls for the third wicket with Klaasen, told him to go big.

Feb 22, 2018, 13:27 PM IST

India skipper Virat Kohli blames constant drizzle for India's loss to South Africa

With the rain falling, the ball got wet and it became extremely difficult for bowlers to grip the ball. 

Feb 22, 2018, 13:18 PM IST

Waiting on the bench is tough, it works on your mind: Manish Pandey

Pandey has been at best a irregular selection even though he has made most of his chances count with fine knocks, including a hundred in his first one-dayer on Australian soil.

Feb 22, 2018, 11:34 AM IST

Second, second to none: India skipper Virat Kohli second player to cross 900 points in Tests and ODIs

The 29-year-old consolidated his top position with 558 runs in the 5-1 series win over South Africa, during which he slammed three centuries. Kohli thus moved ahead of Brian Lara in the all-timers’ list, having also overtaken him in the all-timers’ Test list last month. He is now seventh in the ODI list of all-time rankings that is led by Vivian Richards with 935 points.

Feb 20, 2018, 16:11 PM IST

India women slump after middle-order collapse, lose third T20 against South Africa

From 93/2 in 12th over, India lose eight wickets for 40 runs to hand SA their first T20 win of the series. 

Feb 18, 2018, 17:24 PM IST

Preview, 1st T20: India look to continue dominance against South Africa in shortest format

Virat Kohli's India will be expected to churn out domineering performances when they take on a lowly South Africa at Wanderers on Sunday in the first T20.  

Feb 18, 2018, 13:13 PM IST

India Women eye T20 win against South Africa to claim maiden double series

Having beaten the hosts 2-1 in the ODIs and leading 2-0 in the five-match T20 series, Harmanpreet & Co will desperately want to win Sunday's game to lift maiden double series. 

Feb 18, 2018, 12:44 PM IST

Kepler Wessels not surprised with India's ODI series triumph against South Africa

Praising the visiting team, Wessels pointed out that India were clearly the better side and they played accordingly. On the other hand, South Africa's frailties against quality spin hurt them. 

Feb 17, 2018, 17:40 PM IST

After a six-year hiatus, veteran Rumeli Dhar to replace injured Jhulan Goswami

After Jhulan Goswami injured her heel, the selection committee drafted Dhar for the remainder of the T20 series against South Africa. 

Feb 17, 2018, 15:09 PM IST

Preview, 1st T20: Suresh Raina in focus as on-song India take on South Africa

Having written history by winning their first ODI series 5-1 in South Africa, India will look to carry the momentum in the three-match T20 series starting Sunday in Johannesburg. 

Feb 17, 2018, 13:53 PM IST

Ravi Shastri asks scribe to get latest dictionary to praise Virat Kohli

Shastri said that if he had been in scribe's position, he would have gone to the bookstore and bought the latest dictionary to find a word of praise for Kohli. 

Feb 17, 2018, 11:49 AM IST

After Centurion win, sense of deja vu for India skipper Virat Kohli

The India skipper, who scored three hundreds in the ODI series, said that he doesn't believe in the competing with anyone and just prepares hard enough to get into a positive frame of mind before every game. 

Feb 17, 2018, 11:11 AM IST

India vs SA, 1st Test: Bowlers shine for India on Day 1

Bowlers shine for India on Day 1

Jan 05, 2018, 18:16 PM IST

Shikhar Dhawan reported for suspect bowling action after 4th Test against South Africa

Dhawan bowled three overs of off-spin during South Africa's second innings at Feroz Shah Kotla.

Dec 09, 2015, 12:47 PM IST

AB de Villiers kept ego at bay, Proteas deserved a draw: Jagaval Srinath

The 46-year-old lauded AB de Villiers and Hashim Amla for their batting display.

Dec 08, 2015, 11:16 AM IST

India vs SA 2015: Sunil Gavaskar surprised by India's clean sweep in Tests against Proteas

Gavaskar also heaped praise on speedster Umesh Yadav, whose three-wicket burst got India closer to victory on the fifth and final day of the Delhi Test.

Dec 07, 2015, 20:14 PM IST

India vs South Africa: Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane, R Ashwin dedicate series win to Chennai victims

Rahane, on his part, also dedicated his Man of the match award performance to the Chennai flood victims and the Indian Army, which is carrying out huge relief work in the Tamil Nadu state capital.

Dec 07, 2015, 19:59 PM IST

We believe we can win against any opposition at any place in the world: Virat Kohli

Kohli also lauded the dogged defending by the Proteas and called it a "difficult skill" as it also tested the ability of his bowlers.

Dec 07, 2015, 18:34 PM IST