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Kingsmead Test

Sri Lanka drop captain Dinesh Chandimal for South Africa tour

Chandimal scored just 24 runs at an average of 6 as Sri Lanka suffered a 0-2 Test series defeat in Australia, extending the team's winless run to seven matches.

Feb 06, 2019, 12:25 PM IST

Australia reach 95/3 at lunch on Day One with David Warner half-century

Warner made 51 off 79 balls as he batted with characteristic haste, running quick singles and hitting boundaries with expert placement as he put together a 56-run partnership with captain Steve Smith after Australia were reduced to 39-2.

Mar 01, 2018, 16:17 PM IST

Australia skipper Steve Smith wins toss and elects to bat against South Africa in Kingsmead Test

The series is being set up as a battle between two highly-rated pace attacks but the Durban wicket is likely to be slow on a hot and humid day with Smith saying he hoped to put together a big first innings total.

Mar 01, 2018, 15:03 PM IST