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`Under pressure' Domingo not to blame for tri-series exit: De Villiers  Jun 26, 12:56 pm
Johannesburg, June 26 (ANI): South African skipper AB de Villiers has backed embattled coach Russell Domingo, saying he has put the side through their paces 'like never before'.
Naman Ojha named India `A` captain for tour of Australia  Jun 25, 6:00 pm
Mumbai, June.25 (ANI): Wicketkeeper-batsman Naman Ojha has been named as captain of India 'A' team for the upcoming two four-day matches against Australia 'A' and the one-day quadrangular series involving South Africa 'A', Australia 'A' and Cricket Australia's National Performance Squad.
Darren Bravo credits Brian Lara's inspiration for match-winning knock against Proteas   Jun 25, 11:48 am
Melbourne, June.25 (ANI): West Indies batting mainstay Darren Bravo has revealed that his match-winning knock against South Africa in the ongoing one-day international triangular series was inspired by Caribbean legend and his first cousin Brian Lara.
Mignon du Preez steps down as Proteas women's skipper  Jun 21, 2:36 pm
Johannesburg, June 21 (ANI): South Africa women's team skipper Mignon du Preez has stepped down from the post in all formats in order to focus on her batting.
Bob Hewitt granted bail to appeal against rape sentence  Jun 21, 11:35 am
Johannesburg, June 21 (ANI): Former tennis star Bob Hewitt, who was convicted for assault and sexual harassment of minor girls, had his bail extended in his last-ditch attempt to have his six-year jail term reduced by South Africa's Constitutional Court.
India Pavilion opened at SAITEX in Johannesburg  Jun 20, 5:27 pm
Johannesburg (South Africa), June.20 (ANI): Randhi Jaiswal, Consul General of India in Johannesburg, South Africa, recently inaugurated the India Pavilion at SAITEX and Africa Big Seven Exhibition.
Sporadic rain spoils De Villiers' 200th ODI   Jun 20, 11:11 am
Johannesburg, June.20 (ANI): Intermittent rain has forced an abandonment of the seventh match of the Caribbean one-day international triangular series between South Africa and Australia with only one over being bowled at the Kensington Oval in Bridgetown, Barbados.
Smith allays injury concerns ahead of Proteas clash  Jun 19, 2:53 pm
Melbourne, June 19 (ANI): Ahead of his side's tri-series clash against South Africa, Australian skipper Steve Smith has played down a thigh injury he sustained during his side's four-wicket defeat against hosts West Indies at Warner Park in St Kitts.
Khawaja eyeing improved show after `horrendous` fielding  Jun 17, 9:02 pm
Melbourne, June 17 (ANI): Australian opener Usman Khawaja has admitted that he made 'horrendous' fielding efforts in his side's loss to the West Indies in the Caribbean tri-series but vowed to put up a sharper performance in the field when they take on the hosts and South Africa in Barbados in their bid to book a place in the final.
Amla, Tahir dazzle as Proteas hammer Windies in ODI tri-series   Jun 16, 10:54 am
Basseterre, June 16 (ANI):Opener Hashim Amla struck a brilliant century before Imran Tahir bagged a seven-wicket haul as South Africa crushed West Indies by 139 runs in the sixth ODI of the tri-nation series at Warner Park in St. Kitts on Thursday.
Amla calls on Proteas' top-order to shine against Windies in tri-series  Jun 14, 4:10 pm
Johannesburg, June 14 (ANI): Ahead of his side's tri-series clash against West Indies, South Africa opener Hashim Amla has called on the top batting order to take the responsibility for run-scoring rather than leaving the pressure on the lower order to finish the game.
Warner ruled out of Caribbean tri-series with broken finger   Jun 13, 2:40 pm
Johannesburg, June 13 (ANI): Australia have been dealt with a major injury blow as opener David Warner has been ruled out of the rest of the ongoing Caribbean tri- series due to a fractured finger.
Warner's ton helps Aussies trounce Proteas in Caribbean tri-series   Jun 12, 12:02 pm
Basseterre, June 12 (ANI): Australian swashbuckling opener David Warner struck a blistering century before the bowling unit came in fore to help their side claim a comfortable 36-run win over South Africa in the fourth ODI of the tri-nation series at Warner Park in St. Kitts.
Who runs this bee world? Girls  Jun 12, 7:49 am
Washington D.C, Jun 12 (ANI): Most animals need both males and females to reproduce, but a renegade honeybee population, the Cape bees, living in South Africa, has found a way to procreate without males.
Indian-born Jeet Raval picked by NZ for Africa tour   Jun 10, 3:16 pm
Johannesburg, June.10 (ANI): Indian-born opening batsman Jeet Raval has been named in New Zealand's squad for the upcoming four-Test tour of Zimbabwe and South Africa.
Arthur vows to bring Pak's performance back on track   Jun 9, 10:06 pm
Karachi, June 9 (ANI): Newly-appointed Pakistan head coach Mickey Arthur has said that he has got a `real plan` to lift the national side in rankings and turn the things around for them in the coming future.
Smith backs misfiring Maxwell to return to his menacing best   Jun 9, 6:35 pm
Melbourne, June 9 (ANI): Australian skipper Steve Smith has suggested that out-of-form all-rounder Glenn Maxwell need to find a way to become a bit more consistent, urging him to give himself some time on the crease before going for shots.
Proteas' Rossouw ruled out of Caribbean tri-series with shoulder injury   Jun 8, 10:44 pm
Barbados, June 8 (ANI): South African batsman Rilee Rossouw has been ruled out of the ongoing Caribbean tri-nation series, which also features Australia, due to a shoulder injury.
Proteas agree to play twilight Test against Australia in Adelaide  Jun 8, 3:33 pm
Melbourne, June.8 (ANI): Ending weeks of speculation, South Africa have finally agreed to play the third and final Test of the series against Australia under lights in Adelaide in November.
Behardien stars as Proteas thump Australia in low-scoring thriller  Jun 8, 10:23 am
Providence (Guyana) June.8 (ANI): Farhaan Behardien scored his fifth ODI century before South African bowlers produced a comprehensive all-round performance to defeat Australia by 47 runs in the third match of the triangular series at the Providence Stadium in Guyana.
Langer warns Aussies to beware of Proteas in Caribbean tri-series   Jun 7, 5:05 pm
Johannesburg, June 7 (ANI): Acting Australian head coach Justin Langer has called on his side not to take South Africa lightly in the ongoing Caribbean tri-series, saying the AB de Villiers' side look really good on paper.
Holder rues `horrible` shot selection after Aussies defeat  Jun 6, 4:14 pm
Providence (Guyana), June 6 (ANI): West Indies skipper Jason Holder has cited his batsmen's bad shot selection as the reason behind their six-wicket defeat against Australia in their second match of the Caribbean tri-series.
Lyon hails Zampa's development ahead of Caribbean tri-series campaign  Jun 5, 4:04 pm
Melbourne, June 5 (ANI): Australian off-spinner Nathan Lyon has heaped praise over his team-mate Adam Zampa, saying he is developing into a great spinner.
Chris Morris admits to thrive under pressure  Jun 5, 3:04 pm
Melbourne, June 5 (ANI): South African all-rounder Chris Morris has admitted he embraces the pressure that comes while batting at the lower order in the team so as to perform well.
Bailey, Faulkner omitted from tri-series opener against Windies  Jun 5, 12:45 pm
Melbourne, June 5 (ANI): Australia have dropped batsman George Bailey and all-rounder James Faulkner for their opening match of the ongoing tri-nation series against West Indies to be held at the Providence Stadium in Guyana today.