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South Africa refuse Bangladesh’s offer for cricket series

April 26th, 2012 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, April 26 (IANS) Cricket South Africa (CSA) have refused Bangladesh's offer for a cricket series in May citing hectic schedule of its national cricketers.Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) had offered ... Read more...

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WAGS enjoy themselves as their men battle it out on the field

March 15th, 2011 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 15 (IANS) It is party time for the wives and girl friends of the Irish and South African cricketers, as their men fight it out in a World ... Read more...

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Court drops match-fixing charges against Delhi jeweller

February 18th, 2011 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) Ten years after jeweller Mukesh Kumar Gupta was accused of fixing cricket matches and bribing cricketers, including then South Africa captain Hansie Cronje, the Delhi High Court ... Read more...

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No complaint made against drunk Steve Davis, says ICC

December 31st, 2010 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
Durban, Dec 31 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) has rubbished reports that Cricket South Africa (CSA) lodged a protest against umpire Steve Davis, who was allegedly found drunk by South African ... Read more...

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Steyn, Morkel to shark dive with World Cup trophy

November 8th, 2010 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Nov 8 (IANS) South African cricketers Dale Steyn and Morne Morkel will perform a shark dive here Tuesday to mark the 100-day countdown to the opening ceremony of the 2011 Cricket ... Read more...

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South Africa to go ahead with Pakistan series in UAE

September 20th, 2010 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
Durban, Sep 20(ANI): The Cricket South Africa (CSA) has said that next month's series against Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) would go ahead as scheduled.CSA Chief Executive Gerald Majola said ... Read more...

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Proteas cricketers worry over facing Pakistan amid controversy

September 19th, 2010 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
London,Sep 19 (IANS) South African cricketers Sunday expressed concerns on playing a tri-series in Abu Dhabi and Dubai against Pakistan, some of whose players are allegedly involved in a spot-fixing scandal. The Proteas ... Read more...

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England’s captain Nasser Hussain to coach Akshay Kumar

April 22nd, 2010 - 3:07 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 22, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): While the list of Indian, Pakistani, British, Australian and South African cricketers who will be appearing in Nikhil Advani's Patiala House, which stars Akshay Kumar as ... Read more...

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Proteas players concerned over security arrangements during IPL-3: Smith

February 25th, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
Johannesburg, Feb.25 (ANI): South Africa cricket captain Graeme Smith has raised concerns over security issues during forthcoming Indian Premiere League's (IPL) third edition.Smith, who had to return home in the middle of ... Read more...

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De Villiers keeps Broad ball-tampering issue alive

January 7th, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 7 (ANI): To keep pressure on the England team even though match officials said that there was no evidence of ball tampering, South African cricketers are continuing to make an ... Read more...

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Durban Test: Exasperated Proteas abuse `slow coach’ Trott

December 28th, 2009 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
Durban (S. Africa), Dec. 28 (ANI): South African cricketers led by their skipper Graeme Smith indulged in on-field abuse of England middle-order batsman Jonathan Trott for taking too long to prepare between ... Read more...

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Hall, Van der Wath back in mainstream of South African cricket

June 2nd, 2009 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
By Fakir Hassen Johannesburg, June 2 (IANS) South African cricketers Andrew Hall and Johan van der Wath are back in the mainfold after being banned for the past two years because of ... Read more...

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American lifeline for S African ICL rebels

April 26th, 2009 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Fakir Hassen Johannesburg, April 26 (IANS) South African cricketers Nicky Boje, Andrew Hall and Lance Klusener have been rescued by the American Premiere League (APL) from just sitting on the sidelines and ... Read more...

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South Africa coach not in favour of triangular series

March 24th, 2009 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
Durban, March 24 (IANS) South Africa's cricket coach Mickey Arthur does not favour the team playing a triangular cricket series in June against India and Zimbabwe. Arthur said he would want his side ... Read more...

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No S African players for IPL if security seen insufficient

March 9th, 2009 - 10:36 am ICT by IANS
By Fakir Hassen Johannesburg, March 9 (IANS) South African cricketers will not be allowed to go to India for their IPL commitments if the security conditions there are deemed insufficient, the company responsible ... Read more...

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South Africa pull out of Champions Trophy in Pakistan (Lead)

August 22nd, 2008 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, Aug 22 (IANS) Pakistan received a major setback Friday in its bid to host the Champions Trophy next month with South Africa pulling out of the eight-nation elite tournament ... Read more...

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South African cricketers don’t want to play in Pakistan

July 26th, 2008 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, July 26 (IANS) The South African cricket squad, currently touring England, is unhappy over International Cricket Council's (ICC) decision to go ahead with the Champions Trophy in Pakistan, despite concerns about ... Read more...

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Dubai sponsor sends South African cricketers to India for training

May 30th, 2008 - 1:35 pm ICT by admin
By Fakir Hassen Johannesburg, May 30 (IANS) Dubai-based Indian businessman Shyam Bhatia has provided sponsorship for seven South African spin bowlers to go to India to sharpen their skills at the Global School ... Read more...

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IPL makes South Africans’ itinerary tighter

May 2nd, 2008 - 1:15 pm ICT by admin
By Fakir Hassen Johannesburg, May 2 (IANS) The South African cricketers will not get much rest at home before the national team embarks on a tour of England next month, largely due to ... Read more...

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Smith-McKenzie set opening stand world record

March 1st, 2008 - 9:20 pm ICT by admin
Chittagong, Feb 29 (IANS) South African cricketers Niel McKenzie (226) and skipper Graeme Smith (232) broke the 51-year-old world record for the opening stand - held by India's Vinoo Mankad and Pankaj ... Read more...

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