Sanju Samson scored a fantastic hundred as India clinched the three match series 2-1 by defeating South Africa by 78 runs in the third and the final one dayer at Boland Park in Paarl on Thursday. Continue reading “India vs South Africa Third One Day International Paarl 21 December 2023 Match Report”
Tony de Zorzi scored a fantastic unbeaten 119 as South Africa beat India by eight wickets in the second one day international at the St George’s Park in Gqeberha to level the series 1-1.
After being asked to bat first, India got off to a poor start, as Ruturaj Gaikwad (4) was trapped leg before wicket by Burger in the second ball off the innings.
The pair of Sai Sudarshan along with Tilak Varma added 42 runs for the second wicket stand before the latter perished for a painstaking 10 off 30 balls.
Sudarshan featured in a 68 run stand for the third wicket alongside KL Rahul before the former was dismissed by Lizaad Williams for 62.
Sanju Samson dragged at a delivery from Beuran Hendricks on to his stumps for 12, while Rinku Singh (17 off 14) was smartly stumped off Keshav Maharaj.
Arshdeep Singh scored a handy 17 ball-18, but the rest of the lower order could not offer much resistance as the hosts were bowled out for 211 in 46.2 overs.
In response, Reeza Hendricks and de Zorzi got South Africa off to a magnificent start. The pair added 130 runs for the opening stand before the former top-edged a pull off Arshdeep Singh to Mukesh Kumar at deep backward square leg for 52.
Zorzi along with Rassie van der Dussen added 76 runs for the second wicket stand before the latter was caught behind the stumps off Rinku Singh just close to the target for 36.
The left hander Zorzi scored the winning the runs in style by launching Sudarshan for a maximum to take the visitors past the finishing line.
The third and the final one dayer will be played at Boland Park in Paarl on Thursday, December 21.
South Africa 215 for 2 (de Zorzi 119*, R Hendricks 52) beat India 211 (Sudharsan 62, Rahul 56, Burger 3-30) by 8 wickets
Arshdeep Singh claimed figures of 5/37, as India beat South Africa comfortably by 8 wickets to take a 1-0 lead in the three match series at Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg on Sunday. Continue reading “India vs South Africa First One Day International Johannesburg 17 December 2023 Match Report”
This is the new Windies cricket ODI jersey 2023-2024, the first to be produced for the West Indies as part of their new shirt deal with Macron. The Italian company replace Castore as West Indies’ official kit partners.
West Indies missed out on qualification for the 2023 World Cup in India, but debuted this kit with a victory over England in December 2023, courtesy a magnificent century from Shai Hope (they chased down 326 in Antigua) Continue reading “New West Indies Macron Cricket ODI Jersey 2023-2024 | Windies One Day International Kit”
South Africa have named their squad for the upcoming for the upcoming home series against India beginning December 10. The tour comprises of three ODIs, three T20Is, and two Test matches.
Aiden Markram will be leading the Proteas in the ODI and T20 series, while Temba Bavuma will be captaining the test side. The likes of Bavuma, Gerald Coetzee and Kagiso Rabada have been rested for the one day series after playing the World Cup, where SA reached the semi finals before losing to eventual champions Australia. Markram will be featuring in all three formats. Continue reading “Proteas squad for India Series 2023-2024- South Africa roster for Indian home Test, ODI & T20 series”
The BCCI on Thursday announced the squads for the upcoming tour of South Africa. The tour comprises off three T20Is, three ODIs and two Tests. Continue reading “India squad for South Africa tour 2023- Test, ODI’s & T20I’s- Sai Sudharsan receives maiden ODI call up”