Dean Elgar

Showing of 1 - 20 from 208 results
Dean Elgar - Total results - 208
South African cricketers return to training after approval from sports ministry
First Cricket News

South African cricketers return to training after approval from sports ministry

According to Cricket South Africa, the players will train in small monitored groups with identified coaches from their nearest franchise teams.

'Leadership comes naturally to me': Opener Dean Elgar eyes South Africa Test captaincy
First Cricket News

'Leadership comes naturally to me': Opener Dean Elgar eyes South Africa Test captaincy

Dean Elgar would be willing to become South Africa’s next test captain as speculation about who will replace Faf du Plessis gathers momentum.

India vs New Zealand: Why Mitchell Santner’s omission from Black Caps squad for home Tests is baffling
First Cricket News

India vs New Zealand: Why Mitchell Santner’s omission from Black Caps squad for home Tests is baffling

Santner has the second best average of any New Zealand spin bowler in the country to have bowled at least 100 overs in the past 50 years. He also has the second best economy rate (minimum: 200 overs.) As a result, New Zealand have never lost a home match featuring Santner, and have only had three rain-affected draws.

South Africa vs England, Highlights, 4th Test Day 4 at Johannesburg: Joe and Root and Co clinch series
First Cricket News

South Africa vs England, Highlights, 4th Test Day 4 at Johannesburg: Joe and Root and Co clinch series

Catch all the live updates from Day 4 of the fourth Test between South Africa and England in Johannesburg

South Africa vs England, Highlights, 4th Test, Day 3 at Johannesburg: Joe Root and Co dominate hosts
First Cricket News

South Africa vs England, Highlights, 4th Test, Day 3 at Johannesburg: Joe Root and Co dominate hosts

Catch all the live updates from Day 3 of the fourth Test between South Africa and England in Johannesburg

South Africa vs England: Temba Bavuma among four players recalled to Proteas squad for fourth Test
First Cricket News

South Africa vs England: Temba Bavuma among four players recalled to Proteas squad for fourth Test

Batsmen Temba Bavuma and Keegan Petersen, left-arm seam bowler Beuran Hendricks, and all-rounder Andile Phehlukwayo will join the team in Johannesburg on Wednesday, and are expected to stand a good chance of playing when the last test at The Wanderers begins on Friday.

South Africa vs England, Highlights, 3rd Test Day 3 at Port Elizabeth, Full Cricket Score: Hosts trail by 291 runs in first innings
First Cricket News

South Africa vs England, Highlights, 3rd Test Day 3 at Port Elizabeth, Full Cricket Score: Hosts trail by 291 runs in first innings

Catch all the live updates from Day 3 of the third Test between South Africa and England at Port Elizabeth.

South Africa vs England: Ben Stokes, Ollie Pope smash centuries as visitors declare at 499/9 before restricting Proteas to 60/2 on Day 2
First Cricket News

South Africa vs England: Ben Stokes, Ollie Pope smash centuries as visitors declare at 499/9 before restricting Proteas to 60/2 on Day 2

Stokes made 120, Pope 135 not out for his maiden Test century, and England surged to 499-9 declared on the second day of the third Test in Port Elizabeth

South Africa vs England: Proteas name unchanged squad for remaining Tests despite loss in Cape Town
First Cricket News

South Africa vs England: Proteas name unchanged squad for remaining Tests despite loss in Cape Town

The starting team from the Cape Town test, which England won in a thrilling finish, plus bowler Dane Paterson will travel to Port Elizabeth for the third test, which starts on Thursday.

South Africa vs England: Dominic Sibley's ton helps hosts set record target of 438; Proteas trail by 312 at stumps on Day 4
First Cricket News

South Africa vs England: Dominic Sibley's ton helps hosts set record target of 438; Proteas trail by 312 at stumps on Day 4

Dominic Sibley scored a maiden century to put England on top but South Africa have launched a rear-guard to keep the tourists’ victory charge at bay after going to the close of the fourth day of the second Test at 126 for two.

South Africa vs England, Highlights, 2nd Test Day 3 at Cape Town, Full cricket score: Visitors lead by 264 runs
First Cricket News

South Africa vs England, Highlights, 2nd Test Day 3 at Cape Town, Full cricket score: Visitors lead by 264 runs

Catch all the live updates from Day 3 of the second Test between South Africa and England at Cape Town.

South Africa vs England: Visitors fight back after Dean Elgar-Rassie van der Dussen stand to reduce Proteas to 215/8 on Day 2 in Cape Town
First Cricket News

South Africa vs England: Visitors fight back after Dean Elgar-Rassie van der Dussen stand to reduce Proteas to 215/8 on Day 2 in Cape Town

Dean Elgar and Rassie van der Dussen put on a century fourth-wicket stand for South Africa but England have taken charge of the second Test after reducing the home side to 215 for eight at the close of the second day at Newlands on Saturday.

India vs South Africa: Proteas captain Faf du Plessis says Test tour caused mental scars after team's series defeat
First Cricket News

India vs South Africa: Proteas captain Faf du Plessis says Test tour caused mental scars after team's series defeat

Humiliated by a ruthless India, the South African team will go back with 'mental scars' as skipper Faf du Plessis rued a lack of vision that impeded phasing out of their great players.

India vs South Africa: 'This domination is of different kind', Twitter lauds Virat Kohli and Co's cleansweep over Proteas
First Cricket News

India vs South Africa: 'This domination is of different kind', Twitter lauds Virat Kohli and Co's cleansweep over Proteas

India beat South Africa by an innings and 202 runs in the third Test to sweep the series 3-0 in Ranchi on Tuesday.

India vs South Africa, Highlights, 3rd Test Day 4 at Ranchi, Full Cricket Score: Dominance tells about mindset of team, says Kohli
First Cricket News

India vs South Africa, Highlights, 3rd Test Day 4 at Ranchi, Full Cricket Score: Dominance tells about mindset of team, says Kohli

India vs South Africa, 3rd Test, Day 4, Latest Updates: So it's all over. India take the series 3-0 after winning the third Test by an innings and 202 runs. Totally outplayed their opponents. It's an all-round performance by the team. The spinner, pacers and the batsmen did their job really well. A horrible tour for South Africa.

India on cusp of another clean sweep as South Africa batsmen collapse like ninepins on Day three of third Test
First Cricket Photos

India on cusp of another clean sweep as South Africa batsmen collapse like ninepins on Day three of third Test

Here are the best photos from the third day of the final Test between India and South Africa.

India vs South Africa: Rohit Sharma's double century, pacers' twin strikes place hosts in strong position on curtailed second day
First Cricket News

India vs South Africa: Rohit Sharma's double century, pacers' twin strikes place hosts in strong position on curtailed second day

Rohit made 212 and was involved in a 267-run fourth wicket partnership with Ajinkya Rahane to pulverise South Africa's bowling in Ranchi.

India vs South Africa, Highlights, 3rd Test Day 2 at Ranchi, Full Cricket Score: Proteas reach 9/2 before bad light leads to early stumps
First Cricket News

India vs South Africa, Highlights, 3rd Test Day 2 at Ranchi, Full Cricket Score: Proteas reach 9/2 before bad light leads to early stumps

India vs South Africa, 3rd Test, Day 2, Latest Updates: So it's official now. Umpires have called stumps. Second day in a row where bad light stopped play and resulted in early stumps.

India vs South Africa, Highlights, 3rd Test Day 1 at Ranchi, Full Cricket Score: India reach 224/3 before rain leads to early stumps
First Cricket News

India vs South Africa, Highlights, 3rd Test Day 1 at Ranchi, Full Cricket Score: India reach 224/3 before rain leads to early stumps

India v South Africa, 3rd Test, Day 1, Latest Updates: It's official. No more play on Day 1. Umpires have called stumps due to bad light and rain in Ranchi.

India vs South Africa: Dean Elgar says he feels 'stretched' as a cricketer in ongoing tour, has learned a lot more about himself
First Cricket News

India vs South Africa: Dean Elgar says he feels 'stretched' as a cricketer in ongoing tour, has learned a lot more about himself

South Africa opener Dean Elgar says he got "stretched" as a cricketer and learned a lot more about himself during what has been a humbling India tour, part of which included visiting "smaller places and staying in hotels" not that good.