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Select Dugout: Former India batsman VVS Laxman decodes Rohit Sharma's batting technique in Tests
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Select Dugout: Former India batsman VVS Laxman decodes Rohit Sharma's batting technique in Tests

Star Sports expert and former India batsman VVS Laxman, explained how Rohit managed to outdo the Protea bowlers and excelled at the highest level of the game, in a Star Select video.

South Africa captain Faf du Plessis believes getting rid of toss in Tests would help teams compete better in away matches
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South Africa captain Faf du Plessis believes getting rid of toss in Tests would help teams compete better in away matches

South Africa losing three straight toss in India has frustrated Faf du Plessis, so much so that the embattled Test captain has suggested doing away with the rule in the five-day format.

South Africa captain Faf du Plessis calls for 'clarity' over appointments to coaching staff in wake of Test-series loss to India
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South Africa captain Faf du Plessis calls for 'clarity' over appointments to coaching staff in wake of Test-series loss to India

Former South Africa ODI player Corrie van Zyl and 37-year-old Enoch Nkwe were appointed in an interim capacity, with Nkwe in charge of the team in India

BCCI president Sourav Ganguly calls Virat Kohli ‘most important man in Indian cricket’, promises to make skipper’s life ‘easier, not difficult’
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BCCI president Sourav Ganguly calls Virat Kohli ‘most important man in Indian cricket’, promises to make skipper’s life ‘easier, not difficult’

BCCI president Sourav Ganguly on Monday called Virat Kohli "the most important man in Indian cricket" and promised the captain all possible support to make his life "easier and not difficult".

India vs South Africa Test series Stats Review: Rohit Sharma scales new heights as Test opener, Proteas sinking under Faf du Plessis and more
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India vs South Africa Test series Stats Review: Rohit Sharma scales new heights as Test opener, Proteas sinking under Faf du Plessis and more

Rohit Sharma established himself as a Test opener by the end of the series, Rahane showed his worth, Jadeja is now India’s No.1 Test all-rounder but Indian pacers were the real difference between the two sides.

India vs South Africa: Proteas' cricketing freefall an apt reflection of country's socio-economic crises and administrative apathy
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India vs South Africa: Proteas' cricketing freefall an apt reflection of country's socio-economic crises and administrative apathy

This South Africa side, wounded by the retirements of Hashim Amla and Dale Steyn, was not among the best. But they should have done better than become the first South Africa team to suffer innings defeats in consecutive matches since 1936.

R Ashwin, the Test colossus: Graphical comparison of joint-fastest bowler to 350 wickets with top-10 wicket-takers in Tests
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R Ashwin, the Test colossus: Graphical comparison of joint-fastest bowler to 350 wickets with top-10 wicket-takers in Tests

R Ashwin became the joint-fastest to 350 wickets in Tests, equalling Muttiah Muralitharan's record of achieving the milestone in 66 matches. Here's a comparison of Ashwin with the top-10 wicket-takers in their first 66 matches of their Test careers.

Mark Boucher should take over as South Africa coach, suggests Michael Vaughan after India clean sweep
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Mark Boucher should take over as South Africa coach, suggests Michael Vaughan after India clean sweep

India completed a 3-0 series whitewash of South Africa with a comprehensive innings and 202 runs win in the final Test in Ranchi on Tuesday.

India vs South Africa: Virat Kohli says credit goes to Rohit Sharma for overcoming anxiety and hesitation
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India vs South Africa: Virat Kohli says credit goes to Rohit Sharma for overcoming anxiety and hesitation

Skipper Virat Kohli feels that no one but Rohit Sharma alone "deserves credit" for overcoming "anxiety and hesitation" while performing commendably in his new role as an opener.

India vs South Africa: Shambolic, spineless, shocking; where it all went wrong for Proteas in the series
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India vs South Africa: Shambolic, spineless, shocking; where it all went wrong for Proteas in the series

South Africa might have had to contend with hotels that apparently weren’t of the highest standards – but even that, they will probably admit to themselves on the flight back home, wasn’t as bad as the standards they themselves set while out on the field.

India vs South Africa: Brexit will boost South African cricket in rebuilding, says Faf du Plessis
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India vs South Africa: Brexit will boost South African cricket in rebuilding, says Faf du Plessis

Any tougher immigration controls after the British withdrawal from the European Union will mean fewer South African players in the County Championship, according to Faf du Plessis.

India vs South Africa: Hosts take huge lead at the top of ICC World Test Championship points table after completing 3-0 clean sweep
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India vs South Africa: Hosts take huge lead at the top of ICC World Test Championship points table after completing 3-0 clean sweep

India on Tuesday consolidated their position at the top of the International Cricket Council's World Test Championship table, clinching the maximum points with the 3-0 whitewash of South Africa at home.

India vs South Africa: Skipper Virat Kohli urges BCCI to follow English, Australian model of five permanent Test centres
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India vs South Africa: Skipper Virat Kohli urges BCCI to follow English, Australian model of five permanent Test centres

India captain Virat Kohli feels that time has come for the BCCI to zero in on five permanent Test centres for future home series, similar to the English and Australian model when top teams tour those countries.

India vs South Africa: Rohit Sharma thanks Virat Kohli, Ravi Shastri for their support after bagging Man of the Series award
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India vs South Africa: Rohit Sharma thanks Virat Kohli, Ravi Shastri for their support after bagging Man of the Series award

Star Indian batsman Rohit Sharma feels skipper Virat Kohli and coach Ravi Shastri's belief in his abilities has helped him own the opening position in Tests, also crediting his own perseverance for the magnificent run so far.

India vs South Africa: Till we work with honest intent, results will follow, says skipper Virat Kohli after thumping 3-0 clean sweep
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India vs South Africa: Till we work with honest intent, results will follow, says skipper Virat Kohli after thumping 3-0 clean sweep

The intent has always been honest and that precisely is the reason for the stupendous results that the Indian cricket team is currently delivering, skipper Virat Kohli said on Tuesday after a thumping 3-0 whitewash of South Africa.

India vs South Africa: Rohit Sharma's reincarnation to pacers outshining spinners, key takeaways for Virat Kohli and Co from series
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India vs South Africa: Rohit Sharma's reincarnation to pacers outshining spinners, key takeaways for Virat Kohli and Co from series

Rohit Sharma's reincarnation as opener, pacers outshining the spinners, Jadeja emerging as No 1 all-rounder at home and other takeaways for India from the South Africa series.

India vs South Africa, Highlights, 3rd Test Day 4 at Ranchi, Full Cricket Score: Dominance tells about mindset of team, says Kohli
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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 vs South Africa: We should have prepared more mentally, says Zubayr Hamza
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India vs South Africa: We should have prepared more mentally, says Zubayr Hamza

Zubayr Hamza, 24, got a chance in the Ranchi Test after an injury to Aiden Markram and the youngster impressed with an aggressive 62 in the first innings -- the only highlight for the visitors on a day they lost 16 wickets.

India vs South Africa: Wriddhiman Saha sustains injury on left thumb, Rishabh Pant keeps wickets in final hour
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India vs South Africa: Wriddhiman Saha sustains injury on left thumb, Rishabh Pant keeps wickets in final hour

As South Africa's George Linde tried to play a cut shot but missed, Saha got hit on his left-thumb, which prompted physio Nitin Patel to escort him back to the dressing room.

India vs South Africa: 'Home specialist' Umesh Yadav further bolsters India's utopian pace stock
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India vs South Africa: 'Home specialist' Umesh Yadav further bolsters India's utopian pace stock

While this present burst is spectacular, Yadav has actually been quite a sensational asset for India when playing at home, both in the recent past as well as in the overall ambit of his career.