Tuesday, February 7, 2023

South Africa

Women’s T20I Tri-Series: SA beat India by 5 wickets

A poor batting performance cost Indian team dear as it suffered defeat in yet another summit clash, losing a low-scoring women’s Tri-series final to hosts South Africa by five wickets here on Thursday.Chloe Tryon (57 not out off 32...

India set tri-series final with 8-wkt win over WI

Deepti Sharma emerged as the star performer as India tuned up for the women’s T20 Tri-series final with a dominating eight-wicket win over the West Indies in an inconsequential match here on Monday.If the bowlers, led by Deepti (3/11),...

U19 Women’s T20 WC: India eye coveted title

When word spread about the inaugural Under-19 Women’s T20 World Cup to be held in South Africa in January 2023, many in the cricketing ecosystem were extremely excited about the first-of-its-kind tournament giving a stage for young players to...

Indian women’s hockey team lose 1-3 to Netherlands

After a strong outing against home team South Africa in a four-match series which the Indian women’s hockey team won 3-0, the Savita-led side lost 1-3 to World No.1 Netherlands in a hard-fought match here.The Indian team are scheduled...

Hockey WC: Australia thrash South Africa 9-2

Star forward Blake Govers scored four times, including from a penalty stroke, as title contenders Australia thrashed South Africa 9-2 to top Pool A and directly qualify for the quarterfinals of the FIH Men’s World Cup here on Friday.Australia...

Indian women’s hockey team registers stellar 5-1 win over SA

The Indian women’s hockey team registered a stellar 5-1 win over South Africa in the first game of the four-match series here on Monday. For India, Rani (12’), Monika (20’), Navneet Kaur (24’), Gurjit Kaur (25’) and Sangita Kumari...

Australia’s hopes raised of series sweep over South Africa

Australia had a glimpse of what appeared an unlikely victory and a series clean sweep as it took six of the 20 South African wickets it needs after captain Pat Cummins declared the host’s first innings at 475-4 on...

2nd batch of 12 cheetahs likely to arrive at Kuno this month

A second batch of 12 cheetahs is likely to arrive in India from South Africa in January, sources said on Tuesday.Discussions with South African authorities to translocate 12 cheetahs to Kuno are at an advanced stage and the animals...

Aus beat SA in 2nd test to clinch series

Spinner Nathan Lyon took 3-58 as Australia bowled out South Africa for 204 Thursday to claim victory by an innings and 182 runs on the fourth day of the second test at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.Australia clinched the series...

2nd Test, Day 3: Carey’s maiden ton carries Australia’s domination over South Africa

Left-handed batter Alex Carey slammed his maiden Test century to carry forward Australia domination over South Africa on the third day of the second match at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG), here on Wednesday.When stumps were called early after...