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March 22nd Down the years,Rain spoils South Africa’s dream

March 22nd Down the years,Rain spoils South Africa’s dream

On this day in 1992  The World Cup semi-final that ended in farce. South Africa wanted 22 off thirteen balls to overcome England in Sydney when rain stopped play. Ten minutes later the players have been back on… And South Africa needed 21 off one ball. Blame the bottom-scoring-over rain policies, which ruined a cracking contest, and South Africa’s dilatoriness – they bowled best 45 […]

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Bavuma, De Kock led South Africa Strong position

Bavuma, De Kock led South Africa Strong position

New Zealand vs South Africa,2nd Test,Wellington Series: South Africa tour of New Zealand 2017 Day 2 Stumps NZ 268/10 Henry Nicholls(118) Duminy 4-47 RSA 348/9 (95.0 Ovs) De Kock(91) Grandhomme 3-52 South Africa rode on half of centuries by Quinton de Kock and Temba Bavuma to gain a vital eighty one-run lead of their first innings as the visitors ended the 2nd day of the […]

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NZ post 268 after Nicholls ton and remove SA openers

NZ post 268 after Nicholls ton and remove SA openers

New Zealand vs South Africa,2nd Test,Wellington Series: South Africa tour of New Zealand 2017 Day 1 Stumps NZ 268/10 Henry Nicholls(118) Duminy 4-47 RSA 24/2 (7.0 Ovs) Grandhomme 1-2 A maiden Test century by Henry Nicholls hauled New Zealand back into the second Test earlier than South Africa suffered lost 2 wickets on day one in Wellington on Thursday. From reeling at 21 for 3 […]

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NZ vs SA 1st Test drawn as Rain plays Spoilsport

NZ vs SA 1st Test drawn as Rain plays Spoilsport

New Zealand vs South Africa, 1st Test,Dunedin Series: South Africa tour of New Zealand 2017 Match Drawn NZ 341/10 Williamson(130) Keshav Maharaj 5-94 RSA 308, 224/6 (102.0 Ovs) MoM: Dean Elgar The first Test between New Zealand and South Africa led to a draw on Sunday after heavy rain washed out the 5th and final day’s play in Dunedin, leaving each sides frustrate off at […]

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March 12th Down the years,Greatest ODI chase in history

March 12th Down the years,Greatest ODI chase in history

On this day in 2006, South Africa chased 434 The best ODI ever played on this day in 2006 on the Wanderers in Johannesburg among hosts South Africa and Australia. With the bilateral series tied 2-2, Australia and South Africa scored  872 runs as South Africa hunted down a gargantuan 434 to record the best chase in an ODI. Going in to the innings spoil […]

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Williamson,Boult lead New Zealand fightback

Williamson,Boult lead New Zealand fightback

New Zealand vs South Africa, 1st Test,Dunedin Series: South Africa tour of New Zealand 2017 Day 2 Stumps RSA 308/10 (122.4 Ovrs) Elgar(140) Boult 4-64 NZ 177/3 (55 Ovrs) Williamson(78*)Keshav Maharaj 2-57 Kane Williamson led a strong New Zealand first innings on the second day in Dunedin, however that they had a full-size injury cloud over Ross Taylor who was forced to retire hurt in the […]

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Elgar’s ton leads South Africa ahead on Day 1

Elgar’s ton leads South Africa ahead on Day 1

New Zealand vs South Africa, 1st Test,Dunedin Series: South Africa tour of New Zealand 2017 Day 1 Stumps RSA 229/4 (90.0 Ovs) Elgar(128*) Wagner 2-59 The dominant stand of the day came between Elgar, who was dropped by BJ Watling on 36, and du Plessis as they added 126 for the fourth wicket earlier than additional consolidation alongside Temba Bavuma in a stand of 81 […]

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South Africa blow away New Zealand and take 2-1 lead

South Africa blow away New Zealand and take 2-1 lead

New Zealand vs South Africa, 3rd ODI,Wellington Series: South Africa tour of New Zealand 2017 South Africa won by 159 Runs RSA 271/8 (50.0 Ovs) De Villiers(85) NZ 112-all out (32.2 Ovs) Collin De Grandhomme(34) Pretorius 3/5 MoM: AB De Villiers South African hero AB de Villiers admitted to nerves and battling a worry of failure as he produced a record innings that led to a […]

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New Zealand won a thriller in last over and level series 1-1

New Zealand won a thriller in last over and level series 1-1

New Zealand vs South Africa, 2nd ODI,Christchurch Series: South Africa tour of New Zealand 2017 New Zealand won by 6 runs and level series 1-1 NZ 289/4 (50.0 Ovs) Ross Taylor(102*) Pretorius 2-40 RSA 283/9 (50.0 Ovs) Pretorius(50) Boult 3-63 MoM: Ross Taylor It’s a full house at the Hagley Oval in Christchurch, New Zealand on Wednesday (February 22), on the anniversary of the deadly […]

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Feb 17th Down the years, Mr.360 AB De Villiers Birthday

Feb 17th Down the years, Mr.360 AB De Villiers Birthday

On this day in 1984, AB De Villiers born An acrobatic fielder and flamboyant wicketkeeper-batsman is born. AB de Villiers changed into destined to be a sportsman – such changed into his natural talent that tennis, golfing, cricket or rugby could have been his calling. Cricket gained, and at the age of 21 he was being hailed as “the destiny” in South Africa. After a […]

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