Wednesday, 21 August 2019

Tag Archives: South Africa

World Cup 2019: Bangladesh upset South Africa

LONDON: Bangladesh piled up their highest one-day International total and bowled superbly to upset South Africa by 21 runs in the Cricket World Cup at The Oval on Sunday. It was a major scalp for Bangladesh, underlining their reputation as dangerous outsiders at the tournament, while South Africa slumped to ...

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Stokes, Archer help England begin WC with a bang

LONDON: Ben Stokes’ innings of 89 and excellence in the field, alongside a sterling bowling performance from Jofra Archer, helped England to a 104-run win over South Africa in the first match of the 2019 ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup. South Africa won the toss and chose to field, and ...

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Pakistan-South Africa ODI ends in thrilling tie

BENONI: Number 11 batter Nashra Sandhu hit a six off the penultimate ball of the match and then took a single off the final ball with two runs needed to lead Pakistan to a dramatic tie in the third and final ODI against South Africa at the Willowmoore Park, Benoni ...

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Sana scripts Pakistan’s biggest ODI win against South Africa

CAPE TOWN: A four-wicket haul by Sana Mir helped Pakistan record their biggest ODI victory to date in terms of deliveries remaining as the visitors registered a convincing eight-wicket victory over South Africa in the ICC Women’s Championship fixture in Potchefstroom. Sana had figures of 6-1-11-4 as South Africa, put ...

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Bismah Maroof confident of success in South Africa

LAHORE: Pakistan women’s team captain Bismah Maroof has expressed complete confidence in her side that will play South Africa in three ICC Women’s Championship ODIs, which will be followed by five T20Is. The series will be played from May6-23. Speaking ahead of her side’s departure for South Africa, Bismah said ...

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ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019 – Team Squads

LONDON: Full list of squads announced for the ICC Men s Cricket World Cup 2019, which gets underway on 30 May in England and Wales. All teams have announced 15-member provisional squads for the World Cup. Teams can still make changes until one week before the start of the tournament. England: ...

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Hashim Amla included in South Africa’s WC squad

JOHANNESBURG: Hashim Amla, the right-handed batsman has been named in South Africa’s 15-member squad for the upcoming World Cup, Cricket South Africa (CSA) announced on Thursday. Amla has been an accomplished player for the South African team, as he has scored almost 8000 runs in the ODI format at an ...

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South Africa Women’s World Cup cricketer dies in double tragedy

JOHANNESBURG: Former South Africa Women´s World Cup cricketer Elriesa Theunissen-Fourie and her child were killed in a car crash this weekend, police confirmed Sunday. The fatal accident occurred in the northwestern mining town of Stilfontein, a police spokesman told AFP. All-rounder Theunissen-Fourie, 25, represented South Africa in four internationals – ...

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