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South African bowler Lungi Ngidi to miss India clash due to hamstring injury

In the match against Bangladesh, Ngidi returned to the dressing room after the end of the seventh over and he never returned to the field.

Jun 03, 2019, 06:37 AM IST

South Africa sweat on injured Dale Steyn for World Cup

The 35-year-old Steyn felt discomfort having played for the Royal Challengers Bangalore on Sunday, just his second game of the competition after he was signed as an injury replacement for Australian seamer Nathan Coulter-Nile. 

Apr 25, 2019, 16:03 PM IST

IPL 2019: Injured Dwayne Bravo sidelined for two weeks

The 35-year-old suffered the injury during Chennai's first defeat of the season at the hands of Rohit Sharma's Team Mumbai at the Wankhede Stadium on April 3. 

Apr 06, 2019, 14:10 PM IST

Chennai Super Kings all-rounder David Willey pulls out of IPL due to personal reasons

Last year, Willey was called up as a late replacement for an injured Kedar Jadhav by CSK and had been retained by the defending champions.

Mar 30, 2019, 17:52 PM IST

Faf Du Plessis ton helps South Africa register easy win against Sri Lanka in first ODI

After winning the toss and electing to field, South Africa bowled the visitors out for 231 in 47 overs before chasing down their victory target for the loss of two wickets and with 67 balls remaining.

Mar 03, 2019, 21:12 PM IST

Fit-again Lungi Ngidi recalled in South Africa squad for Sri Lanka ODIs

The two sides will play the opening ODI of the five-match series in Johannesburg on March 3.

Feb 25, 2019, 10:11 AM 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

IPL 2018: RR qualify as Lungi Ngidi bowls most economical spell to take CSK past KXIP

Lungi Ngidi bowled the most economical spell of IPL 2018 as CSK beat KXIP by five wickets to finish second in the round robin stage behind SRH on Sunday.

May 20, 2018, 23:55 PM IST

Selection headache for Faf du Plessis ahead of third Test against Australia

Du Plessis revealed on Wednesday that all-rounder Chris Morris and seamer Duanne Olivier had been released from the expanded 17-man squad, but that the home side were still mulling over two positions.

Mar 21, 2018, 17:14 PM IST

Pacers promise a bruising South Africa-Australia Test series

The countries will pin their hopes of victory on their quicks with seamer friendly wickets on order for the Tests in Durban, Port Elizabeth, Cape Town and Johannesburg, and the contests set to be dominated by fiery exchanges of fast bowling. 

Feb 27, 2018, 09:31 AM IST

Australia skipper Steve Smith excited to take on South Africa's pace challenge

The one to have a liking towards short-pitch bowling, Smith said he loves coming up against the best bowlers around the world. 

Feb 18, 2018, 15:32 PM IST

Lungi Ngidi named in South Africa ODI squad; Morne Morkel, Chris Morris return

Young pace sensation Lungi Ngidi has been rewarded for his recent performances with a place in South Africa's squad for the six-match ODI series against India starting in Durban on February 1.

Jan 25, 2018, 16:12 PM IST

Kagiso Rabada: South Africa want to whitewash India

Five days before the final Test on a pitch that bore an excessively green tinge, pacer Kagiso Rabada said South Africa are gunning for a whitewash of India, having trampled the visitors in the first two matches.

Jan 19, 2018, 17:44 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, Day 5: As it happened

India were bowled out for 151 in their second innings, chasing 287 to win.

Jan 17, 2018, 13:19 PM IST

India vs South Africa: 'PP down,' tweets Dale Steyn after Lungi Ngidi hit Parthiv Patel

Two incidents late on Day 4 at Centurion, involving debutant Proteas pacer Ngidi, Kohli and Patel, spiced things up and even prompted the injured Steyn to appear on Twitter backing Ngidi's aggression. 

Jan 16, 2018, 21:56 PM IST

India vs South Africa, 2nd Test, Day 4: India stare at series loss after top-order collapse

 India will have to produce an extraordinary batting performance if they are to win or even draw the second Test at SuperSport Park in Centurion on Wednesday. 

Jan 16, 2018, 21:55 PM IST

India vs South Africa: Virat Kohli gets angry at Lungi Ngidi after send-off at Centurion

Ngidi turning back and punching the air while Kohli was walking back to the dressing room enraged the Indian skipper during day four of the second Test at Centurion.

Jan 16, 2018, 21:15 PM IST

India in South Africa: Hosts add seamers Duanne Olivier, Lungi Ngidi to squad for 2nd Test

Olivier, 25, has played in five Test matches with moderate success, while Ngidi, 21, is regarded as one of South Africa's most promising young bowlers.

Jan 09, 2018, 15:19 PM IST

SA vs SL, 3rd T20I: Sri Lanka beat South Africa by five wickets, claim T20 series 2-1

Angelo Mathews, who played a match-winning innings to level the series in the second match in Johannesburg last Sunday.

Jan 26, 2017, 09:11 AM IST