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Records Virat Kohli can break in Test series versus England

24 Jan 2021

Records Virat Kohli can break in Test series versus England

After heading back from Australia on paternity leave, India's regular captain Virat Kohli will return to action in the upcoming Test series against England.

Steve Smith scores 27th career Test ton: Records broken

08 Jan 2021

Steve Smith scores 27th career Test ton: Records broken

Australia's star batsman Steve Smith got back to his groove in the ongoing third Test against India at the SCG.

Quinton de Kock appointed South Africa's Test captain for 2020/21

11 Dec 2020

Quinton de Kock appointed South Africa's Test captain for 2020/21

Wicket-keeper batsman Quinton de Kock has been appointed as the captain of South Africa's Test team for the impending season (2020/21).

South Africa confirm first tour to Pakistan in 2021

09 Dec 2020

South Africa confirm first tour to Pakistan in 2021

Cricket South Africa has confirmed that the Proteas men's team will travel to Pakistan for their first tour since 2007.

England vs Pakistan: Records broken by Crawley and Buttler

23 Aug 2020

England vs Pakistan: Records broken by Crawley and Buttler

England batsmen Zak Crawley and Jos Buttler smashed plenty of records on Day 2 of the third Test against Pakistan.

ICC Hall of Fame: Kallis, Sthalekar and Zaheer Abbas inducted

23 Aug 2020

ICC Hall of Fame: Kallis, Sthalekar and Zaheer Abbas inducted

The International Cricket Council (ICC), on Sunday, inducted three veterans into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame during a ceremony that was telecast around the world via ICC's digital channels.

England vs Pakistan, third Test: Key moments of Day 2

23 Aug 2020

England vs Pakistan, third Test: Key moments of Day 2

Hosts England completely outplayed Pakistan throughout the second day of the ongoing final Test at the Ageas Bowl.

Ganguly a suitable candidate for ICC Chairman post: Kumar Sangakkara

26 Jul 2020

Ganguly a suitable candidate for ICC Chairman post: Kumar Sangakkara

Former Sri Lankan captain Kumar Sangakkara has backed Sourav Ganguly for the International Cricket Council's Chairman role.

SA Women to start training ahead of proposed England tour

23 Jul 2020

SA Women to start training ahead of proposed England tour

A 24-member South Africa Women's cricket squad will begin a week-long skills-based training camp from July 27.

Danish Kaneria backs Sourav Ganguly for ICC president role

07 Jun 2020

Danish Kaneria backs Sourav Ganguly for ICC president role

Former Pakistan leg-spinner Danish Kaneria has backed Sourav Ganguly for the role of ICC chairman.

Captaincy comes naturally to me: Dean Elgar

25 May 2020

Captaincy comes naturally to me: Dean Elgar

South African opener Deal Elgar expressed interest in captaining South Africa in Test cricket.

Sourav Ganguly emerges as front runner for ICC chairman post

22 May 2020

Sourav Ganguly emerges as front runner for ICC chairman post

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president Sourav Ganguly appears as front runner in the race of ICC chairman post.

India could tour South Africa for three T20Is: Details here

21 May 2020

India could tour South Africa for three T20Is: Details here

India and South Africa may indulge in a three-match T20I series in late August, subject to government clearance from both countries amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Aiden Markram expresses desire to lead South Africa

18 May 2020

Aiden Markram expresses desire to lead South Africa

South African opener Aiden Markram has expressed interest to lead the national Test side.

Five records that Virat Kohli could break this season

09 May 2020

Five records that Virat Kohli could break this season

Virat Kohli has scaled new heights for Team India across formats over the years.

Smith terms comments surrounding ABD as fake

29 Apr 2020

Smith terms comments surrounding ABD as fake

Former opener Graeme Smith, who was named South Africa's Director of Cricket a few days earlier, has termed comments surrounding AB de Villiers as fake.

#NewsBytesExplainer: All you need to know about Kolpak rule

22 Apr 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: All you need to know about Kolpak rule

In a recent interview, the newly appointed director of Cricket South Africa Graeme Smith welcomed any former Kolpak player who wishes to rejoin the Proteas camp.

Quinton de Kock won't be the Test captain: Graeme Smith

17 Apr 2020

Quinton de Kock won't be the Test captain: Graeme Smith

Right after being appointed as Cricket South Africa's Director, Graeme Smith revealed that Quinton de Kock will not lead the Proteas in Test cricket.

Graeme Smith appointed Cricket South Africa's Director for two years

17 Apr 2020

Graeme Smith appointed Cricket South Africa's Director for two years

Former opener Graeme Smith has been named South Africa's Director of Cricket for two years.

#ThisDayThatYear: Slinga Malinga stuns South Africa with a hat-trick

28 Mar 2020

#ThisDayThatYear: Slinga Malinga stuns South Africa with a hat-trick

Lasith Malinga defied the laws of cricket with his quirky action bowling action after announcing himself in 2004.

Steyn returns to T20I squad for England series

08 Feb 2020

Steyn returns to T20I squad for England series

On Saturday, South Africa announced their T20I squad for the upcoming three-match series against England.

SA beat England, 1st ODI: Here's the complete statistical review

05 Feb 2020

SA beat England, 1st ODI: Here's the complete statistical review

After a 3-1 hammering at the hands of England, the South Africa cricket team enjoyed a stunning seven-wicket win in the first ODI held on Tuesday.

Is AB de Villiers looking to play ODIs again?

17 Jan 2020

Is AB de Villiers looking to play ODIs again?

South Africa's swashbuckling batsman AB de Villiers announced his retirement in 2018.

AB de Villiers could return for the ICC World T20

14 Jan 2020

AB de Villiers could return for the ICC World T20

South Africa's dashing batsman AB de Villiers has said he would be interested in making an international comeback with an eye on the upcoming ICC T20 World Cup in Australia.

Boxing Day Test, SA vs England: Preview, Dream11 and more

25 Dec 2019

Boxing Day Test, SA vs England: Preview, Dream11 and more

South Africa and England will liven their rivalry in the opening first Test of the four-match series, starting December 26.

Jacques Kallis joins Proteas coaching set-up: Details here

18 Dec 2019

Jacques Kallis joins Proteas coaching set-up: Details here

South African cricket legend Jacques Kallis has been appointed as the batting consultant of the national team.

Conversations have taken place: du Plessis on ABD's international return

17 Dec 2019

Conversations have taken place: du Plessis on ABD's international return

South African cricket team captain Faf du Plessis had revealed on Monday that talks are going on between the country's cricket board (CSA) and AB de Villiers regarding the latter's return to the team before the ICC T20 World Cup in Australia next year.

Graeme Smith set to become CSA's director of cricket

08 Dec 2019

Graeme Smith set to become CSA's director of cricket

Former South Africa cricket team captain Graeme Smith is said to have accepted the role of becoming Cricket South Africa's (CSA) director of cricket.

KL Rahul's focus is on utilizing each opportunity: Details here

07 Dec 2019

KL Rahul's focus is on utilizing each opportunity: Details here

Indian cricket team batsman KL Rahul feels the ICC World T20 is too far away and his present focus in on utilizing each opportunity for the side.

1st T20I, India beat West Indies: List of records broken

06 Dec 2019

1st T20I, India beat West Indies: List of records broken

India overcame West Indies to take a 1-0 in the three-match T20I series.

Rohit, Pant, Kohli could script unique records in 1st T20I

05 Dec 2019

Rohit, Pant, Kohli could script unique records in 1st T20I

India and West Indies gear up for a three-match T20I series, starting Friday in Hyderabad.

David Warner scores triple century: Here are the records broken

30 Nov 2019

David Warner scores triple century: Here are the records broken

Australian swashbuckling opener David Warner scored an impressive triple century on Day 2 of the second Test (Day-Night) in Adelaide on Sunday.

India beat Bangladesh: Script history by completing four-successive innings wins

24 Nov 2019

India beat Bangladesh: Script history by completing four-successive innings wins

Team India overcame Bangladesh inside three days to win the historical Day-Night Test at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata.

Day-Night Test: India on verge of historic win- Records scripted

23 Nov 2019

Day-Night Test: India on verge of historic win- Records scripted

The Indian cricket team dominated Bangladesh on Day 2 of the historical Day-Night Test at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata.

Day-Night Test, India vs Bangladesh: Records that could be scripted

21 Nov 2019

Day-Night Test, India vs Bangladesh: Records that could be scripted

India and Bangladesh are set to play their first-ever Day-Night Test, starting Friday at the Eden Gardens.

1st Test, India beat Bangladesh: Here are the records broken

16 Nov 2019

1st Test, India beat Bangladesh: Here are the records broken

The Indian cricket team beat Bangladesh inside three days to win the first Test match and take a 1-0 lead in the two-match series.

India vs Bangladesh: Mayank breaks Bradman's record- Details here

16 Nov 2019

India vs Bangladesh: Mayank breaks Bradman's record- Details here

India's Test opener Mayank Agarwal has been on a golden run with the bat.

1st Test, India vs Bangladesh: Records that could be scripted

13 Nov 2019

1st Test, India vs Bangladesh: Records that could be scripted

India and Bangladesh are set to face each other in the first Test of the two-match series, starting Thursday.

India beat South Africa: Here are the records broken

13 Oct 2019

India beat South Africa: Here are the records broken

The Indian cricket team overcame South Africa in the second Test to clinch the three-match Test series.

Top records held by captains in Test cricket: Details here

11 Oct 2019

Top records held by captains in Test cricket: Details here

Test cricket is considered to be the ultimate form of the game, as it is the toughest format, which tests the mental and physical endurance of a player to the utmost level.