South Africa Innings: In Numbers
400 - South Africa becomes the second team to score in excess of 400 at the ICC Cricket World Cup, after India who made 413 for 5 against Bermuda in Trinidad in 2007. The total is also the highest ICC Cricket World Cup score between two full nations.
South Africa vs West Indies: AB de Villiers smashes batting records
Following their 130-run loss against India, the South African cricket team were definitely looking to turn things around as they geared up to lock horns with the upbeat West Indies brigade on Friday. The Proteas were expected to come out strong, but.
India Beats South Africa in Cricket World Cup: Highlights.
For the first time in Cricket World Cup history, India has beaten South Africa.. Hed not been in great form before this World Cup ��� like most of the Indian team ��� and questions were being raised about his place in the team.
South Africa vs West Indies, ICC Cricket World Cup 2015.
The other-worldly brilliance of De Villiers was in full cry in the past two meetings between these two teams and it will be fair to say that a hat-trick is not far from the reach of the South African skipper. It is West Indies batting that��.
Cricket World Cup: Shikhar Dhawan leads India to win over.
India announced themselves as genuine contenders to defend their World Cup title by humbling South Africas vaunted pace attack before bowling out their rivals for an emphatic 130-run victory at the Melbourne Cricket Ground. In front of a heaving crowd of 86,000,. Du Plessis was unable to dig in after raising his half-century, miscuing a slog straight to Dhawan at mid-off to be out for 55 and leave his team reeling at 133 for four. JP Duminy, six, and David Miller, 22,��.
India Sends Its Cricket Riches to South Africa
Moved to South Africa from India after security concerns, the Indian Premier League starts this weekend.
South Africa Cricket World Cup confidence rocked in loss to India
South Africa captain AB de Villiers will turn to his senior players to help lift the team out of the doldrums after they suffered a big knock to their confidence in a crushing Cricket World Cup defeat by India at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.
Twitter Reactions: India vs South Africa - India break jinx.
. heavy 130-run victory. India put up another clinical performance, after beating Pakistan in their opener, and they have well and truly send out a stern warning to other teams in the competition. Shikhar Dhawan starred with the bat for India scoring 137 of 146 balls, while Ravichandran Aswhin claimed 3 for 40 in his 10 overs, to help India beat South Africa for the first time in the ICC Cricket World Cup. Here are some of the reactions on Twitter following Indias big win.
India v South Africa: 2015 Cricket World Cup ��� as it happened!
���This reminds me of the Ind vs SA matches in the 90s where it wasnt over till Klusener was out and Allan Donald was batting! Cannot say the same about the tail end of this SA team.��� says Aditya Pant. Too true - today at least,��.
South Africa vs West Indies, 19th Match, Pool B - Live cricket score, Commentary
Venue: Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney. Umpires: Steve Davis , Ian Gould. 3rd Umpire: Ranmore Martinesz. Match Referee: Roshan Mahanama. South Africa Squad: Playing XI: Hashim Amla, Quinton de Kock, Faf du Plessis, Rilee Rossouw, AB de Villiers, .
Bollywood Cheers Team India on Against South Africa - Sports
While Shikhar Dhawan and Ajinkya Rahane blitzed the South African bowlers away, entire Bollywood cheered on the Men in Blue.. latest World Cup 2015 news- World Cup 2015: Bollywood Cheers Team India on Against South Africa.. Mumbai: Cricket unites Indians like no other thing and Bollywood celebrities like Priyanka Chopra, Farhan Akhtar and Abhishek Bachchan took to micro-blogging site Twitter Sunday to cheer for the nation during the India vs South��.
Dhawan hundred sets up another big-day win | Cricket.
They might not be the strongest team in the field, but on big days in limited-overs cricket they stay calmer than most. In a match to potentially decide who finishes top of their group, India sat back and saw South Africa work��.
South Africa cricket: Not just a white sport?
But for 10 years now, the Malekutu Cricket Academy (MCA) has been obstinately pursuing its dream, of helping to transform the sport from an elite, and still largely white-dominated, affair into something every South African child has the opportunity to.
South Africa vs West Indies: Under AB de Villiers captainship, SA crushes WI.
He lead the team to the second highest total in the history of Word Cup. (Also Read: India vs SA: India breaks the jinx; defeats South Africa by 130 runs in cricket World Cup). AB de Villiers confirmed his status as the most destructive batsman in.
South Africa vs. England Cricket Match to Come With Milestones
The captains in the test match, which starts Thursday, have extra incentive in leading their teams into a battle for the No. 1 ranking in the world.
At Champions Trophy, All Eyes Are on the Skies
Rain is forecast over the next week in England, and that could shorten, or even wipe out, the semifinals and final of the cricket tournament.
India vs South Africa Live Score: Twitterati celebrate Team.
India vs South Africa Live Score: Twitterati celebrate Team Indias victory, mock Proteas heavy defeat in IND vs SA Cricket World Cup 2015 match. By Rashmi Mishra @rashmi_178 | February 22, 2015 9:23 AM | comment. Tags: 2015 Cricket��.
Former Pakistan cricketer Basit Ali questions South Africas performance.
���Which team players are mostly featured in the IPL? Its South Africa and Australia. The South Africans fielded those players who play in the IPL, and I think that itself raises a big question. On field, South Africa are a better side. But then, some.
West Indies Aims for a 2nd Twenty20 Title
The team has some of the best Twenty20 players in the world, but no one yet has repeated as the world champion.
Australians Once Again Wriggle Free of Disaster
Australia’s cricket team flirted with disaster before beating Bangladesh to advance to the Super Eights at the Twenty20 World Cup.
South Africa confident from recent series win over West.
South Africas Faf du Plessis has said the team will draw confidence from their good showing against West Indies in the recent series at home when they lock horns in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 in Sydney on Friday.
Cricket, and Love, Leads a Pakistani Abroad
Its South Africas gain as Imran Tahir, a skilled spin bowler, settles in after playing with 17 teams in 14 years.
Cricket World Cup 2015: South Africa Thrash West Indies After AB De Villiers.
. to recover from a hamstring injury, the squads players association said. Bravo suffered a left hamstring injury in the 150-run win over Pakistan in Christchurch last weekend and missed Fridays 257-run defeat by South Africa at the Sydney Cricket.
Batsman Tunes Out Troubles and Sets a Record
Sachin Tendulkar’s 50th century in five-day cricket tests, a mark that will be hard to beat, came as his teammates struggled in South Africa.
Fast vs. Faster in International Cricket
When South Africas national cricket team, the No. 1 ranked Proteas, take on Australia, all eyes will be on pace bowlers.
West Indies vs South Africa, 2015 Cricket World Cup Group.
West Indies and South Africa have met each other five times in World Cup history with the Proteas winning three of the battles. Whenever these two teams face each other, entertainment is a given and both teams have plenty��.
Talent Fulfilled, West Indies and South Africa Rise to Top
West Indies and South Africa were the best teams in the cricket year, the best individual story belonged to Marlon Samuels, and there was never a dull moment with Kevin Pietersen.
South Africa vs West Indies Team: Playing XI of South. - India
South Africa skipper AB de Villiers won the toss and elected to bat against West Indies in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) in Sydney on Friday.
South Africa mull combination conundrum | Cricket | ESPN.
Against some sides we could play four frontline bowlers and two part-timers. The MCG seems to be a really good wicket for batting so we will assess our options, Russell Domingo, South Africas coach, said at the teams first��.
Sri Lanka Not Interested in Playing the Gracious Host
The host of the World Twenty20 cricket championship is the first tournament host to reach the final four, and will meet Pakistan in Colombo on Thursday to play for a place in the final on Sunday.
South Africa vs West Indies, ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 - Live Cricket Score
De Villiers: Its a very enjoyable day. Very good performance after a disappointing day at the MCG. I think our top three are natural ball players. Rilee came in and bit of injection of momentum and I followed. I was very happy with Farhaan the way he.
South Africa vs West Indies, ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 Group B, Match 17 Live.
There is little that the South African captain cant do with the bat and West Indies bowlers will still be recovering from the aftershock of the batting carnage last month, that saw De Villiers bring up the fastest One-Day International (ODI) century.
Not as Big as the Ashes, but More Important
The worlds top two cricket squads will face off when No. 1 India travels to South Africa, which typically has taken advantage of playing at home.
South Africa vs West Indies Live Score: ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, 19th Match.
Sydney: Welcome to our live cricket blog for this Pool B clash between South Africa vs West Indies. Follow live score and all the latest updates here:. have added seven runs from the over. Holder and Taylor also completed a 50-run partnership for.
South Africa v West Indies Preview, Match 19, Sydney
South Africa has to replace Vernon Philander, who pulled up with a hamstring injury after bowling just four overs against India. Kyle Abbott, known for his expertise in the slog overs, is the likely replacement. The team will also consider replacing.
West Indies v South Africa - Greatest Cricket World Cup rivalries
When South Africa came back to international cricket, West Indies wasnt the force it had been a decade ago, though with Brian Lara leading the batting unit and Courtney Walsh and Curtly Ambrose very much in the mix, it was not a weak team by any .
At Cricket World Cup, Edge Goes to Spinners
Many teams at the World Cup that traditionally rely on pace bowlers are now depending on the spinners to see them through.
South Africa v West Indies: Cricket World Cup - as it happened
Again a huge Taylor heave just drops safe over the man at backward point. Holder adds a bit of salt to the wound with another thunkingly good strike over the covers for four and a magnificent straight six, two shots that take his team past that record.
Dibbly-Dobbly? Silly Mid Off? Slog Sweep? What It All Means
With the Cricket World Cup underway in Australia and New Zealand, here is a quick look at a small fraction of the marvelously weird lexicon of cricket.. Primer on unusual cricket terms aims to help those unfamiliar with game follow Cricket World Cup, currently underway in Australia and New Zealand.
Basil D’Oliveira, Cricketer Who Braved Apartheid, Is Dead at 80
The South African governments refusal to accept DOliveira in 1968 as a member of the England touring team was a tipping point as South Africa became isolated in the world of sports.
Afghanistan Is Feel-Good Element in Twenty20
Cricketing contrast rarely comes more vividly than it will on Saturday when India plays Afghanistan on day two of the World Twenty20 tournament on the West Indian island of Saint Lucia.
Tendulkar’s Latest Record Emphasizes His Greatness
Sachin Tendulkar became the first man to hit 200 in a 50-over international to continue a run of form late in his career that is cementing his place in cricket record books.
South Africa vs West Indies, ICC Cricket World Cup 2015.
Catch the Live Scoreboard of the ICC World Cup 2015 match between South Africa and West Indies here.. South Africa vs West Indies, ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 Group B, Match 17 Live Scoreboard. By India.com Sports Desk @indiacom | February 27, 2015 9:24 AM | comment. Tags: AB de Villers, Chris. After the teams tame show against India, AB and his group of stalwarts will be all the more determined to get back to winning ways. Catch the Live Updates of the match here.
Cricket World Cup 2015: Ian Chappell explains why South Africa arent chokers
In the case of the South African cricket team, their many World Cup misadventures ��� the 1999 semi-final run out fiasco against Australia and miscalculation of the par score against Sri Lanka in 2003 ��� have led people to suggest they cant handle the .
Michael Hussey hails South Africas family feel | Cricket.
Michael Hussey, who is working with the South African World Cup side as a consultant, has urged the team not to imitate Australia in their outlook towards the game and the dressing-room atmosphere.
AB De Villiers hits fastest ODI 150 in South Africa World Cup win
South Africas total was the highest by any team in Australia and only Indias 413-5 against Bermuda at Port of Spain in 2007 (which also finished in a 257-run victory for India) is higher in World Cups.. BBC cricket correspondent Jonathan Agnew: WHAT?
South Africa Ready to Topple India
After a resounding victory in the first test, South Africa needs only a draw in the second test a in Calcutta to depose India as the top cricket team in the world rankings.
West Indies Gathering Steam in World Twenty20
The team will face Sri Lanka in the semifinals as it hopes to become the first World Twenty20 winner to repeat as champion.
For England, Win or Go Home at Cricket World Cup
England has been its usual unpredictable self at the World Cup, but still has every reason to hope it will advance to the quarterfinals.
India cricket team will struggle against South Africa, says.
While they got off to a winning start in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 by beating Pakistan, Indias joy will be short-lived, according to Jonty Rhodes, who feels South Africa will get the better of Mahendra Singh Dhonis men in��.
India vs South Africa, ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 Match 13.
India is set to take on South Africa in Match 13 of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) on Sunday.. krish.ding. ya, i agree with you, this is a good team and hope we will have a good match.
Australian Cricket Coach Gives Fuel to Top-Ranked Opponents
South Africa, the top-ranked team in five-day tests, should be fired up for its upcoming series after Mickey Arthur questioned the performance of the fast bowler Dale Steyn.