Jasprit Bumrah

Virat Kohli penalised for poor on-field behaviour

3:30 AM ET<p>India captain Virat Kohli has been penalised by the ICC for his behaviour with on-field umpire Michael Gough on the third day of the …

Virat Kohli

WATCH - Bumrah's drop and near-instant redemption - ESPN Video


De Villiers must match Kohli to keep Proteas' hopes alive

Day 3 of 5<p>SA: 335 and 90/2<p>India: 307<p>JOHANNESBURG - AB de Villiers was utilising every iota of skill and applying all of his will to wrench back …

Sport (South Africa)

Centurion Test, Day 1: Tale of India’s self-inflicted toil and South Africa’s needless foil

South Africa ruled for 81 overs, yet stuttered to 269 for 6 at stumps. Suvajit Mustafi analyses the plays of the day.

Murali Vijay

Why drop Bhuvneshwar, wonders Fanie

Fanie de Villiers was an important fast bowler for South Africa in the 90s, forming a potent partnership with Allan Donald.<p>He could not just put a …

Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Highlights, India vs South Africa, 2nd Test, Day 1 at Centurion, Full Cricket Score: IND claw back with 4 wickets in 3rd session- Firstcricket News, Firstpost

Tags : #AB de Villiers #Ajinkya Rahane #Centurion #Cricket Match Score #Cricket Score #Duanne Olivier #full cricket scorecard #Hashim Amla #IND v SA …

Murali Vijay

Stokes, Starc among 36 players with top base price for IPL auction

7:58 AM ET<p>Still waiting for his disciplinary or legal charges for the Bristol incident in September, Ben Stokes is among the 36 players who have …

Mitchell Starc

IND vs SA: There is not a single cricketer who has not made a mistake, says Jasprit Bumrah

Bumrah puts Cape Town loss and this week's second Test in perspective<p><i>India's Jasprit Bumrah celebrates a South African wicket during Day Four of the</i> …


Kohli is playing a totally different game – Sharma

JOHANNESBURG – India captain Virat Kohli is playing a “totally different game” according to his teammate Ishant Sharma.<p>Kohli scored an unbeaten 85 on …

Sport (South Africa)

Factbox: South Africa v India, second test, Pretoria

(Reuters) - Factbox ahead of the second test between South Africa and India that starts in Pretoria on Saturday:<p>Schedule (times GMT):First test Jan 5-9: South Africa won by 72 runsSecond test Jan 13-17 (0800) Centurion, PretoriaThird test Jan 24-28 (0800) Wanderers, Johannesburg<p>SOUTH AFRICATest …

Vernon Philander

India v South Africa, 2nd Test, day 4, live: Can Virat Kohli and Co restrict AB de Villiers and Co?

<b>Day three:</b> Kohli masterclass takes India close, but ABD puts South Africa ahead.<i><br>To join in the conversation, send an email to</i></i> …

Wriddhiman Saha

If one failure dents confidence, don’t deserve to play, says Bumrah

India couldn’t have hoped for a worst start to a long South African sojourn but pacer Jasprit Bumrah on Thursday asserted that if one debacle dents …

AB de Villiers

With every move on the cricket field, Virat Kohli creates theatre of his very own

Somehow, between all the chaos, the Indian captain managed to play an innings that will be remembered for a long time to come.<p><i>“Compelling viewing” —</i> …

Virat Kohli

Ajinkya Rahane is the man who can steady the ship for India vs South Africa: Allan Donald

Legendary South Africa cricket team fast bowler Allan Donald, one of the finest ever, has now been mentor to pacers in five different national teams …

Sports (India)

Will a bowler be sacrificed to bolster India’s batting?

JOHANNESBURG - What changes, if any, will India make following that 72-run defeat in the enthralling first Test at Newlands?It’s a strange situation …

Sport (South Africa)

India still confident of success against the Proteas - Bumrah

Jasprit Bumrah celebrates with his teammates after taking the wicket of Faf du Plessis at Newlands. Photo: Chris Ricco/BackpagePixBumrah reacts after …

Sport (South Africa)

India have plenty of selection headaches going into the second Test

8:51 AM ET<p>It's not often that a team decides to drop their vice-captain, who also happens to be one of the most successful batsmen in the team, …


Benched quartet keep themselves in contention

10:19 AM ET<p>On a quiet Tuesday, as the Cape Town suburbs poured into offices in town, four India players woke up nice and early, packed their bags, …

Ajinkya Rahane

India vs South Africa: Ignored trio Rahane, Rahul and Ishant hit the nets ahead of second Test

Assistant coach Sanjay Bangar and bowling coach Bharat Arun were part of the support team that assisted them through the session lasting just under …

Ajinkya Rahane