Vernon Philander

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Pakistan vs SA: Rabada gets to 200 career Test scalps

28 Jan 2021

Pakistan vs SA: Rabada gets to 200 career Test scalps

South African speedster Kagiso Rabada has got to 200 career Test scalps.

#NewsBytesExplainer: Decoding Rohit Sharma's pattern of dismissals

16 Jan 2021

#NewsBytesExplainer: Decoding Rohit Sharma's pattern of dismissals

India finished on 68/2 before rain wiped out the final session's play, on Day 2 of the ongoing Brisbane Test.

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).

Vernon Philander's brother shot dead: Details here

08 Oct 2020

Vernon Philander's brother shot dead: Details here

Former South African pacer Vernon Philander's younger brother Tyrone was shot dead in the family's hometown Ravensmead, Cape Town on Wednesday.

Munaf Patel among overseas players for Lanka Premier League auction

12 Sep 2020

Munaf Patel among overseas players for Lanka Premier League auction

The player auction for the inaugural Lanka Premier League edition is set to be held on October 1.

Happy Birthday Dale Steyn: A look at his splendid feats

27 Jun 2020

Happy Birthday Dale Steyn: A look at his splendid feats

South African pace spearhead Dale Steyn turned 37 on Saturday.

Ranking Virat Kohli's best five Test innings in losing cause

05 May 2020

Ranking Virat Kohli's best five Test innings in losing cause

Indian skipper Virat Kohli has always fancied the longest format, ever since he burst on to the international stage.

SA vs England, 4th Test: Can England make it 3-1?

23 Jan 2020

SA vs England, 4th Test: Can England make it 3-1?

Visitors England would be looking to continue their dominance when they take on hosts South Africa in the fourth and final Test at The Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg from Friday.

Sehwag uses an interesting analogy for five-day Tests: Details here

13 Jan 2020

Sehwag uses an interesting analogy for five-day Tests: Details here

The cricketing world has been discussing the proposal put forward by the ICC to have mandatory four-day Tests from 2023.

ICA and FICA not in favor of four-day Tests

09 Jan 2020

ICA and FICA not in favor of four-day Tests

The newly formed body of the Indian cricketers, Indian Cricketers' Association (ICA), and its president, Ashok Malhotra, have given their verdict on the planned mandatory four-day Tests by the International Cricket Council (ICC).

ICC committee member Mahela Jayawardene is against four-day Tests

08 Jan 2020

ICC committee member Mahela Jayawardene is against four-day Tests

ICC Cricket Committee member Mahela Jayawardene on Wednesday said Tests should remain a five-day affair.

ICC Test Rankings: Marnus Labuschagne grabs career-best third place

08 Jan 2020

ICC Test Rankings: Marnus Labuschagne grabs career-best third place

Marnus Labuschagne has been grabbing the headlines in Test cricket for a while now.

Test cricket shouldn't be altered, says Virat Kohli

04 Jan 2020

Test cricket shouldn't be altered, says Virat Kohli

Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli has always championed the cause of Test cricket.

South Africa vs England, 2nd Test: Preview, Dream11 and more

02 Jan 2020

South Africa vs England, 2nd Test: Preview, Dream11 and more

South Africa will look gain a solid hand against England in the upcoming second Test match, starting January 3.

England cricketers Ben Stokes, Stuart Broad involved in on-field spat

29 Dec 2019

England cricketers Ben Stokes, Stuart Broad involved in on-field spat

England senior cricketers Ben Stokes and Stuart Broad were involved in an ugly on-field spat on Saturday in the ongoing first Test match against South Africa in Centurion.

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.

Vernon Philander set to retire: A look at his achievements

24 Dec 2019

Vernon Philander set to retire: A look at his achievements

Veteran South Africa all-rounder Vernon Philander has announced his impending retirement from international cricket.

ICC Test Rankings: Kohli retains top spot, Labuschagne shines

16 Dec 2019

ICC Test Rankings: Kohli retains top spot, Labuschagne shines

Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli has retained his position at the top of the ICC Test Rankings for Batsmen.

ICC Test Rankings: Mayank enters top 10 for the first-time

26 Nov 2019

ICC Test Rankings: Mayank enters top 10 for the first-time

India produced a phenomenal performance against Bangladesh to tame them 2-0 in the just-concluded Test series.

Rohit Sharma scripts a unique record: Details here

23 Oct 2019

Rohit Sharma scripts a unique record: Details here

Rohit Sharma has been enjoying the form of his life, across formats.

South Africa sent a proxy captain for toss: Here's why

19 Oct 2019

South Africa sent a proxy captain for toss: Here's why

India are locking horns with South Africa in the third Test in Ranchi.

Match preview for 3rd Test between India and South Africa

18 Oct 2019

Match preview for 3rd Test between India and South Africa

Hosts India will lock horns with visitors South Africa in the third and final Test at the JSCA International Stadium Complex in Ranchi from Saturday.

Virat Kohli closes in on Steve Smith in Test rankings

14 Oct 2019

Virat Kohli closes in on Steve Smith in Test rankings

Indian skipper Virat Kohli, who had fallen way behind Steve Smith in the ICC Test Rankings, has managed to narrow the gap. He is now a rating point away.

2nd Test, India beat SA: Here are the key takeaways

13 Oct 2019

2nd Test, India beat SA: Here are the key takeaways

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

India vs SA, 2nd Test: Key takeaways from Day 3

12 Oct 2019

India vs SA, 2nd Test: Key takeaways from Day 3

The Indian cricket team is well on top against South Africa in the ongoing second Test in Pune.

India vs South Africa, 2nd Test: Key battles on offer

09 Oct 2019

India vs South Africa, 2nd Test: Key battles on offer

India and South Africa are set to take on each other in the second Test of the three-match series, starting on Thursday, October 10.

India vs SA: Openers Rohit, Mayank script this special record

02 Oct 2019

India vs SA: Openers Rohit, Mayank script this special record

Indian Test openers Rohit Sharma and Mayank Agarwal walked out to bat for the first time together and immediately scripted a special record.

India vs SA, 1st Test: Preview, Dream11 and more

01 Oct 2019

India vs SA, 1st Test: Preview, Dream11 and more

India and South Africa gear up for the first Test match to be held in Vizag from October 2 onwards.

India vs South Africa, 1st Test: List of Key battles

29 Sep 2019

India vs South Africa, 1st Test: List of Key battles

India and South Africa gear up for the first Test match to be held in Vizag from October 2 onwards.

Vernon Philander speaks on challenges of playing in India

29 Sep 2019

Vernon Philander speaks on challenges of playing in India

South Africa are all set to take on India in a three-Test series for the Gandhi-Mandela Trophy, starting October 2 in Visakhapatnam.

India vs South Africa: Players to watch-out for in Tests

29 Sep 2019

India vs South Africa: Players to watch-out for in Tests

India and South Africa are gearing up for three Test match series, starting October 2.

Board President's XI vs SA: Rohit manages second-ball duck

28 Sep 2019

Board President's XI vs SA: Rohit manages second-ball duck

Rohit Sharma was dismissed for a second-ball duck while playing for Board President's XI against South Africa in the three-day warm-up match.

Rohit aiming to warm-up for Test opening slot against SA

25 Sep 2019

Rohit aiming to warm-up for Test opening slot against SA

Rohit Sharma will be the focus in the three-day warm-up match against South Africa, starting Thursday.

South Africa announce squad for Tests and T20Is against India

14 Aug 2019

South Africa announce squad for Tests and T20Is against India

South Africa have announced the Test and T20I squads for the series against India starting next month.

Listing the surprising facts about Dale Steyn

06 Aug 2019

Listing the surprising facts about Dale Steyn

South Africa's veteran speedster Dale Steyn announced his retirement from Test cricket to prolong his limited-overs career.

ICC Test Rankings: Cheteshwar Pujara rises to third

08 Jan 2019

ICC Test Rankings: Cheteshwar Pujara rises to third

Indian senior batsman Cheteshwar Pujara has risen to a career best third in the ICC Test Rankings.

Everything about the second Test between South Africa and Pakistan

02 Jan 2019

Everything about the second Test between South Africa and Pakistan

South Africa will be eager to show their authority and gain significant advantage against Pakistan in the second Test of the three-match series starting Thursday.

Mohammad Abbas reaches third ranking after just 10 Tests

22 Oct 2018

Mohammad Abbas reaches third ranking after just 10 Tests

Pakistani pacer Mohammad Abbas put up a dazzling performance in the Test series, against Australia, in the United Arab Emirates.

ICC Test Rankings: Virat Kohli remains the number 1 batsman

03 Sep 2018

ICC Test Rankings: Virat Kohli remains the number 1 batsman

The latest ICC Test Rankings were released after the conclusion of the fourth Test between England and India.

SA vs AUS 4th Test: Records broken and interesting statistics

03 Apr 2018

SA vs AUS 4th Test: Records broken and interesting statistics

South Africa decimated Australia by a record 492 runs to win the fourth and final Test.