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South Africa name unchanged Test squad for England series


June 13th, 2012 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 13 (IANS) Cricket South Africa (CSA) Wednesday showed faith in the Test squad that won their last series comprehensively against New Zealand when the selectors named an unchanged ... Read more...

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De Villiers to undergo surgery, out for four to six weeks


September 30th, 2011 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, Sep 30 (IANS) South Africa's new captain for shorter formats AB de Villiers will be out of cricket for four to six weeks after he was told to undergo ... Read more...

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Gary Kirsten to be appointed South African coach


June 4th, 2011 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 4 (IANS) Former India coach Gary Kirsten looks set to take over as coach of his native South Africa with the formal appointment scheduled for Monday.The Star reported ... Read more...

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Kirsten keen to coach South African team


April 11th, 2011 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
Johannesburg, Apr 11 (ANI): Former Indian coach Gary Kirsten, who stepped down after guiding Team India to its second World Cup, now wants to take up the top job in South Africa ... Read more...

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Injured Kallis in, Boucher dropped from SA World Cup squad


January 19th, 2011 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
Cape Town, Jan 19 (IANS) Experienced wicket-keeper Mark Boucher found no place while an injured Jacques Kallis has been included in South Africa's World Cup squad announced Wednesday.Imran Tahir is the only ... Read more...

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Tahir makes the cut in South Africa’s ODI squad


January 6th, 2011 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, Jan 6 (IANS) Pakistan-born spinner Imran Tahir was Thursday named in the 14-member South African squad for the five One-day Internationals against India starting Wednesday.Batsman Farancois du Plessis is another newcomer ... Read more...

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Tahir gets South African citizenship, may play ODIs against India


January 1st, 2011 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
Durban, Jan 1 (IANS) Pakistan-born spinner Imran Tahir was finally granted South African citizenship, but he won't be considered for the final Test against India in Cape Town. The leg-spinner, however, can ... Read more...

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Amla recalled to SA’s Twenty20 squad


December 29th, 2010 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
Durban, Dec 29 (IANS) Hashim Amla was Wednesday recalled to South Africa's Twenty20 squad for the one-off match against India Jan 9 while Jacques Kallis, Dale Steyn and Morne Morkel were rested ... Read more...

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Kirsten has not applied for South Africa coach job, says Majola


December 24th, 2010 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
Durban, Dec 24 (IANS) Cricket South Africa (CSA) chief Gerald Majola Friday dismissed reports that India coach Gary Kirsten is interested in replacing South African coach Corrie Van Zyl, who is all ... Read more...

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Cricket South Africa begins search for new Proteas head coach


December 23rd, 2010 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
Johannesburg, Dec. 23 (ANI): Cricket South Africa on Thursday launched the process to appoint the next head coach of the Proteas.The successful candidate will replace interim coach Corrie van Zyl who will ... Read more...

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Peterson third South African to hit debut century (Statistical Highlights)


February 14th, 2010 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 14 (IANS) Alviro Peterson Sunday became the third South African batsman to score a century on debut. Petersen, drafted into the playing XI after Mark Boucher was down with back spasm, ... Read more...

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Petersen dedicates debut century — to himself


February 14th, 2010 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
By Shirshendu Pant Kolkata, Feb 14 (IANS) On a high after scoring a fluent hundred on debut in the second Test against India, South African opener Alviro Petersen Sunday said he would dedicate ... Read more...

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India in charge of Kolkata Test despite Amla, Peterson tons


February 14th, 2010 - 7:01 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Feb 14(ANI): India took firm control of the Kolkata Test against South Africa by restricting them to 266 for nine wickets despite brilliant centuries by Hashim Amla and debutant Alviro ... Read more...

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De Villiers first South African to score double ton against India


April 4th, 2008 - 9:52 pm ICT by admin
(Statistical Highlights)Ahmedabad, April 4 (IANS) Abraham de Villiers Friday became the first South African and 11th overall to record a double century in India. De Villiers remained unbeaten on 217 on the ... Read more...

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Kallis helped me in negotiating spin: De Villiers


April 4th, 2008 - 9:26 pm ICT by admin
By Avishek Roy Ahmedabad, April 4 (IANS) South African middle-order batsman A.B. de Villiers Friday said that senior pro Jacques Kallis played a significant role in his maiden double century as the veteran ... Read more...

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De Villiers, Kallis put South Africa right on top


April 4th, 2008 - 8:39 pm ICT by admin
By Avishek Roy Ahmedabad, April 4 (IANS) A.B. de Villiers' classy double century and his record fifth-wicket stand with Jacques Kalli put South Africa in total command of the second cricket Test as ... Read more...

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Kumble extends his world record


March 26th, 2008 - 9:45 pm ICT by admin
(Statistical Highlights)Chennai, March 26 (IANS) India captain Anil Kumble extended his world record for most caught and bowled to 33 on the opening day of the first Test match against South Africa ... Read more...

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