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Faf du Plessis auctions bat, pink ODI jersery to raise funds for underprivileged children amid coronavirus crisis
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Faf du Plessis auctions bat, pink ODI jersery to raise funds for underprivileged children amid coronavirus crisis

Du Plessis and his wife Imari Visser had earlier raised funds through charity to feed 35,000 kids in South Africa, which has recently seen a surge in COVID cases.

3TC Solidarity Cup: All you need to know about the new-look tournament that restarts cricket in South Africa
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3TC Solidarity Cup: All you need to know about the new-look tournament that restarts cricket in South Africa

Named as the Solidarity Cup, the tournament will be in a 3TC format which will comprise 24 popular cricketers from South Africa.

'All lives don’t matter until black lives matter': South Africa's Faf du Plessis speaks out against racism
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'All lives don’t matter until black lives matter': South Africa's Faf du Plessis speaks out against racism

Du Plessis posted the message with photo of him celebrating a wicket with Lungi Ngidi, who was criticised by a bunch of former South African cricketers for his support for the movement.

'We were hoping Jasprit Bumrah doesn't make his debut against us', reveals South Africa's Faf du Plessis
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'We were hoping Jasprit Bumrah doesn't make his debut against us', reveals South Africa's Faf du Plessis

Bumrah bagged 14 wickets in the three matches at an average of 25.21. The series also saw him take a five-wicket haul in the Johannesburg Test, which India won.

Cricket to resume in South Africa on 27 June with innovative three-team format, says CSA
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Cricket to resume in South Africa on 27 June with innovative three-team format, says CSA

According to a CSA statement, the three teams will compete for the inaugural Solidarity Cup. It will be the first live sporting event organised in the country since the coronavirus-forced lockdown in March.

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

Faf du Plessis has more time to guide South Africa's young batsmen after giving up captaincy, says Rassie van der Dussen
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Faf du Plessis has more time to guide South Africa's young batsmen after giving up captaincy, says Rassie van der Dussen

South African batsman Rassie Van der Dussen feels senior teammate Faf du Plessis will now have more time to share his "wealth of wisdom" with the youngsters, having stepped down from captaincy.

Chennai Super Kings captain MS Dhoni's incredible gut feeling is his biggest strength, says Faf Du Plessis
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Chennai Super Kings captain MS Dhoni's incredible gut feeling is his biggest strength, says Faf Du Plessis

Du Plessis has spent considerable time with Dhoni after joining the Indian Premier league (IPL) side in 2011 and has been an integral part of its successful journey

South Africa's Faf Du Plessis suggests two-week isolation period for players before and after T20 World Cup
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South Africa's Faf Du Plessis suggests two-week isolation period for players before and after T20 World Cup

Veteran South Africa batsman Faf du Plessis has proposed a two-week isolation period for players before and after the T20 World Cup as a way to stage the event as per schedule later this year.

Keshav Maharaj puts his hand up for Test captain's position, says leading Proteas has been his 'lifelong dream'
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Keshav Maharaj puts his hand up for Test captain's position, says leading Proteas has been his 'lifelong dream'

Maharaj, who has represented the Proteas in 30 Tests so far, said it has been a lifelong dream of his to captain South Africa in all three formats.

Ex-South Africa captain Faf du Plessis says he remains committed to playing all three formats for Proteas
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Ex-South Africa captain Faf du Plessis says he remains committed to playing all three formats for Proteas

Former South Africa captain Faf du Plessis has committed to playing for his country in all three formats of the game in the 2020/21 season, a boost for a Test side that lacks experience and depth in the batting lineup.

'Taking it step-by-step': Quinton de Kock says he's easing into the role of South Africa's limited-overs captain
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'Taking it step-by-step': Quinton de Kock says he's easing into the role of South Africa's limited-overs captain

Quinton de Kock says he has eased into the South African captaincy in limited-overs formats and feels the Twenty20 side is on the right track for this year’s World Cup in Australia.

Faf du Plessis lauds MS Dhoni's strategy of recruiting international captains for Chennai Super Kings in IPL
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Faf du Plessis lauds MS Dhoni's strategy of recruiting international captains for Chennai Super Kings in IPL

CSK have been a part of 10 out of 12 seasons of IPL and have never finished lower than semi-finals or play-offs

Faf Du Plessis named among 16 contracted players by Cricket South Africa for 2020-21 season
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Faf Du Plessis named among 16 contracted players by Cricket South Africa for 2020-21 season

CSA have held back on handing out a final contract as an incentive to those who have not made the cut.

India vs South Africa 1st ODI in Dharamsala weather update: Dark clouds loom over series opener at HPCA Stadium
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India vs South Africa 1st ODI in Dharamsala weather update: Dark clouds loom over series opener at HPCA Stadium

Here's the weather report for the first ODI between India and South Africa which will be played at the HPCA Stadium in Dharamsala, Himachal Pradesh.

India vs South Africa, Highlights, 1st ODI in Dharamsala, Full Cricket Score: Match abandoned due to persistent rain
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India vs South Africa, Highlights, 1st ODI in Dharamsala, Full Cricket Score: Match abandoned due to persistent rain

India vs South Africa, 1st ODI in Dharamsala, Latest updates: Virat Kohli's 'Men in Blue' will look to regain some form, and bounce back on their home turf against familiar foes Proteas, after their disappointing tour of New Zealand last month where they won the T20I series 5-0 but were whitewashed in the ODI and Test series that followed, 3-0 and 2-0 respectively.

India vs South Africa: Proteas captain Quinton de Kock urges senior members of squad to 'lead the way' in ODI series
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India vs South Africa: Proteas captain Quinton de Kock urges senior members of squad to 'lead the way' in ODI series

De Kock said former captain Faf du Plessis' comeback after being rested for the Australia series, will hold the visitors in a good stead in the upcoming ODIs.

India vs South Africa: Before three-match ODI series, a look at memorable ODI clashes between hosts and Proteas
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India vs South Africa: Before three-match ODI series, a look at memorable ODI clashes between hosts and Proteas

Ahead of the three-match ODI series between India and South Africa, here's a look at some of their memorable ODI clashes.

India vs South Africa: Proteas will benefit from Faf du Plessis' experience in Indian conditions, reckons head coach Mark Boucher
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India vs South Africa: Proteas will benefit from Faf du Plessis' experience in Indian conditions, reckons head coach Mark Boucher

Du Plessis, who last played an ODI during the 2019 World Cup, had an indifferent T20 series against Australia, with scores of 24, 15 and 5.

South Africa vs Australia: Faf du Plessis rested, Keshav Maharaj recalled for ODI series
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South Africa vs Australia: Faf du Plessis rested, Keshav Maharaj recalled for ODI series

Faf du Plessis has again been left out of South Africa’s One-Day International squad for the three-match series against Australia starting on Saturday, but coach Mark Boucher said on Wednesday that the veteran batsman remains in the team’s future plans.