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BCCI says no threat to South Africa series and IPL due to outbreak of coronavirus in India
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BCCI says no threat to South Africa series and IPL due to outbreak of coronavirus in India

BCCI is monitoring the development of the coronavirus outbreak in the country but says there is no current threat to its flagship Indian Premier League, with the franchise-based tournament scheduled to start later this month.

ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: Laura Wolvaardt shines against Pakistan as South Africa seal semi-final berth
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ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: Laura Wolvaardt shines against Pakistan as South Africa seal semi-final berth

Laura Wolvaardt scored an unbeaten half-century to help South Africa clinch a semi-final berth with a comfortable 17-run victory against Pakistan in the ICC Women's T20 World Cup

Changing level of conversations around racial transformation could prove to watershed moment in South African sport
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Changing level of conversations around racial transformation could prove to watershed moment in South African sport

Race has always impacted conversations about sports in South Africa, but it has never resonated at this particular frequency.

South Africa vs England: Proteas face testing time but skipper Faf du Plessis sees some light at end of the tunnel
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South Africa vs England: Proteas face testing time but skipper Faf du Plessis sees some light at end of the tunnel

South Africa were handed an eighth defeat in their last nine Tests — their worst run in over 100 years — as England completed a 3-1 series win by beating their hosts by 191 runs in the fourth Test at The Wanderers.

ICC U-19 World Cup 2020: Makhaya Ntini warns teams to be wary of India's Yashasvi Jaiswal, Akash Tyagi, Ravi Bishnoi
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ICC U-19 World Cup 2020: Makhaya Ntini warns teams to be wary of India's Yashasvi Jaiswal, Akash Tyagi, Ravi Bishnoi

South Africa pace great Makhaya Ntini is absolutely floored by the mindset of the India U-19 team which he feels is on par with their illustrious senior counterparts.

Squashing of press freedom the catalyst for change at troubled Cricket South Africa
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Squashing of press freedom the catalyst for change at troubled Cricket South Africa

Cricket South Africa have committed a laundry list of mistakes but revoking the accreditation of journalists was unquestionably their greatest blunder. It is proof that they have been woefully disconnected from the South African people they have purported to have served.

India vs South Africa: The 2019 Test series loss should hurt Faf du Plessis and Co more than 2015 rout
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India vs South Africa: The 2019 Test series loss should hurt Faf du Plessis and Co more than 2015 rout

Hopefully, the 2019 series loss against India will push the Proteas to look in the mirror and try to recover before South African cricket is lost beyond redemption.

India vs South Africa: Aiden Markram says players must share responsibility after losing stalwarts like Hashim Amla, Dale Steyn
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India vs South Africa: Aiden Markram says players must share responsibility after losing stalwarts like Hashim Amla, Dale Steyn

Ahead of the first Test between India and South Africa at Visakhapatnam, opening batsman Aiden Markram spoke about losing big names like AB De Villiers, Dale Steyn and Hashim Amla but said other players have to step up and take responsibility.

India vs South Africa 3rd T20I: Proteas captain Quinton de Kock says team stuck to plans, kept pressure on hosts to clinch victory
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India vs South Africa 3rd T20I: Proteas captain Quinton de Kock says team stuck to plans, kept pressure on hosts to clinch victory

The margin of victory was big but South African captain Quinton de Kock was equally impressed with the manner in which his team fought back to win the third T20 International against India and level the series.

India vs South Africa: George Linde replaces JJ Smuts in visitors' squad for three-match T20I series
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India vs South Africa: George Linde replaces JJ Smuts in visitors' squad for three-match T20I series

George Linde was on Thursday named as replacement for all-rounder Jon-Jon Trevor Smuts in South Africa's squad for the three-match T20 International series against India, starting 15 September.

BCCI to talk to Mohammed Shami's lawyer to decide road ahead for pacer after Alipore court issues arrest warrant
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BCCI to talk to Mohammed Shami's lawyer to decide road ahead for pacer after Alipore court issues arrest warrant

The BCCI officials will be talking to Mohammed Shami's legal counsel in the next couple of days to get an update after a court in Kolkata issued an arrest warrant against the India pacer on Monday in connection with the domestic violence case.

Faf Du Plessis to captain South Africa in the Test series against India, may not lead in all formats
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Faf Du Plessis to captain South Africa in the Test series against India, may not lead in all formats

South Africa will play three Twenty20 internationals in India next month ahead of the Test series, their first in the new world Test championship, which starts on October 2.

Dale Steyn retires: Unlikely fast-bowler who lit up cricket stage leaves a proud career and lasting legacy of trials and triumph
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Dale Steyn retires: Unlikely fast-bowler who lit up cricket stage leaves a proud career and lasting legacy of trials and triumph

Dale Steyn defied science for the first 11 years of his career, during which time he played 81 Tests: an average of more than seven a year. Since December 2015, he has played only a dozen. Two broken shoulders, a heel injury and another shoulder problem — which forced him out of this year’s men’s World Cup before he had bowled a single ball in a match — conspired against him.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Proteas coach Ottis Gibson hopes to continue despite poor tournament, says didn't get enough time to prepare
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Proteas coach Ottis Gibson hopes to continue despite poor tournament, says didn't get enough time to prepare

Ottis Gibson had joined South Africa as head coach in August 2017 but he could not inspire the team to make it to the business end of the World Cup and it finished seventh in the points table with three wins from nine matches.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, South Africa Review: There's only one way for Proteas to go after another sorry campaign, and it's not up
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, South Africa Review: There's only one way for Proteas to go after another sorry campaign, and it's not up

Later this year, South Africa will go off to their theatre of nightmares, India, to play three T20s and as many Tests. That’s quite enough to have to deal with, but there’s still more. The game in South Africa seems determined to eat itself alive. At least, off the field.

ICC Crikcet World Cup 2019: Jonty Rhodes backs CSA's decision to not include AB de Villiers in South Africa squad
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ICC Crikcet World Cup 2019: Jonty Rhodes backs CSA's decision to not include AB de Villiers in South Africa squad

Jonty Rhodes said South Africa's World Cup campaign took a hit because they didn't have an alternate plan for tough situations.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Why do South Africa play so far below themselves? Because that's just what they do
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Why do South Africa play so far below themselves? Because that's just what they do

South Africans have asked themselves tough questions for too many years. And the closest some of us can get to an answer is that South Africa expect to do badly in tournaments because, well, that’s just what South Africans do.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: South Africa could be suffering from impostor syndrome as Proteas succumb to embarrassing defeat against Bangladesh
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: South Africa could be suffering from impostor syndrome as Proteas succumb to embarrassing defeat against Bangladesh

It’s all very well to try and rebrand yourself as a side willing to make peace with your limitations, but South Africa would seem to have suffered some kind of collective amnesia.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Dale Steyn ruled out of South Africa's opening match against England
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Dale Steyn ruled out of South Africa's opening match against England

Dale Steyn has been ruled out of South Africa's World Cup opener against England on Thursday.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, South Africa preview: Amid lack of expectations, Faf du Plessis-inspired Proteas still stand a chance
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, South Africa preview: Amid lack of expectations, Faf du Plessis-inspired Proteas still stand a chance

With the weight of expectations missing this time around, Faf du Plessis-led South Africa still stand a chance despite not being among the favourites of the World Cup 2019