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Injured Keshav Maharaj ruled out of 3rd Test against India

South Africa left-arm spinner Keshav Maharaj has been ruled out of inconsequential third and final Test of the three-match series against India due to a shoulder injury. 

Oct 14, 2019, 10:45 AM IST

South Africa seek to continue home dominance as ailing Sri Lanka visit

Proteas supremacy has been built around a fierce fast-bowling attack and lively wickets, the opposite of the conditions they faced when they lost 0-2 in Sri Lanka last July.

Feb 12, 2019, 14:16 PM IST

Ottis Gibson hails Proteas' pace battery post Test series win over Pakistan

South Africa used a four-prong seam attack against a Pakistan team clearly not equipped to handle the pace and bounce of South African conditions.

Jan 15, 2019, 13:33 PM IST

South Africa’s Maharaj claims 8 to destroy Sri Lanka on Day 1 of 2nd Test

Left-arm-spinner Keshav Maharaj’s 8 for 58 is the best ever figures for a South African spinner in the sub-continent and for a visiting spinner in Sri Lanka. 

Jul 21, 2018, 10:47 AM IST

South Africa rest Imran Tahir for Sri Lanka series to assess spin options for ICC World Cup 2019

The selectors have picked left-arm spinners Tabraiz Shamsi and Keshav Maharaj to face-off for the second slow bowler role.

Jun 18, 2018, 15:42 PM IST

1st Test, Day 3: Australia take lead past 400 despite South African fightback

South Africa fought back on the third day of the first Test but could not stop Australia from taking their lead beyond 400 at Kingsmead on Saturday.

Mar 03, 2018, 21:44 PM IST

1st Test, Day 2: Mitchell Starc five-for puts Australia in total control against South Africa at Durban

The spin of Nathan Lyon and the reverse swing of Mitchell Starc sent South Africa crashing on the second day of the first Test against Australia at Kingsmead on Friday.

Mar 02, 2018, 22:06 PM IST

Durban Day 2, Lunch report: Mitchell Marsh grinds, Mitchell Starc hits out for Australia against South Africa

Mitchell Marsh ground out a half-century for Australia and Mitchell Starc hit powerfully on the second day of the first Test against South Africa at Kingsmead on Friday.

Mar 02, 2018, 16:07 PM IST

South Africa vs Australia: Spinners could hold key to victory, says Dean Elgar

South Africa’s opening batsman Dean Elgar believes spinners could prove decisive in their home series against Australia, which has been hyped as potentially a blood-curdling battle between the two teams’ pace attacks.

Feb 28, 2018, 13:41 PM IST

WATCH: Ben Stokes hits Keshav Maharaj for hat-trick of sixes, reaches hundred with huge one at Kennington Oval

The 26-year-old went to three figures in style with two sixes off successive Keshav Maharaj deliveries in the 102nd over. After reaching his fifth Test hundred, the all-rounder also hit a third successive six.

Jul 28, 2017, 21:45 PM IST

England vs South Africa, 1st Test: Joe Root leads from the front with unbeaten 184 on Day 1

Root, dropped twice, and Ben Stokes (56) shared a fifth-wicket partnership of 114 to dig England out of a deep hole after they had stumbled to 82 for four at lunch having won the toss in excellent batting conditions.

Jul 07, 2017, 00:13 AM IST

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May 25, 2017, 20:03 PM IST

ICC Champions Trophy: South Africa announce 15-man squad; Keshav Maharaj makes cut, Morne Morkel returns

The 26-year-old Maharaj has had an impressive debut season for the Test squad, and comes into the squad to bolster the spin options alongside Imran Tahir.

Apr 19, 2017, 20:26 PM IST

NZ vs SA, 2nd Test: Keshav Maharaj's best ever 6/40 guides Proteas to 8-wicket victory

Five sessions earlier, New Zealand had control of the Test after a first innings 268 and having South Africa 94 for six in reply.

Mar 18, 2017, 12:02 PM IST

New Zealand vs South Africa: Proteas rope in spinner Dane Piedt for concluding test

Piedt, 27, took 24 wickets at an average of 36.04 in seven Tests before he was dropped from the squad that won a Test series in Australia in November

Mar 14, 2017, 15:25 PM IST

South Africa hammer Sri Lanka by 206 runs, take 1-0 lead in three match series

South Africa took the last five wickets for just 206 runs as they opened a 1-0 lead in the three-match series.

Dec 30, 2016, 15:48 PM IST

Australia vs South Africa, 1st Test: Visiting Proteas produce remarkable fightback on day 2

At stumps on the second day, the visitors were 104 for two, an overall lead of 102.

Nov 04, 2016, 22:23 PM IST

CLT20 2014: Mitchell Marsh seals it for Perth Scorchers in thrilling finish

The immensely talented Mitchell Marsh hit successive sixes off the last two deliveries as Perth Scorchers from Australia beat South Africa's Dolphins by six wickets in a group league match of the Champions League T20, here Saturday.

Sep 20, 2014, 20:02 PM IST