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Ryan Harris made bowling coach for SA series

Ryan Harris, the former Australian paceman, has been appointed Australia's bowling coach for their One-Day International tour of South Africa later this month.Harris, who played 27 Tests between 2010-2015, will work with Saker and Darren Lehmann, Australia's head coach,...

Top 5 Openers with Highest Test Runs

On Day 2 of the first test match between England and Pakistan at Lord's, Alastair Cook scored 81 runs and in doing so, he reached a landmark 9610 runs as a Test opener- a new record. He overcame the likes of Sunil Gavaskar,...

South Africa announces busy 2016/17 home season

Cricket South Africa has announced a bumper programme of home matches this season during which the Proteas will be taking on Australia,NZ,Sri Lanka and Ireland .The 2016/17 season will start with a two-match series against NZ in August 2016...

ICC holds off the Decision on WT20 2 Year Cycle

The ICC Board has postponed taking a decision on whether to hold a World T20  (WT20) in 2018 until October. After the tournament was a huge success in India earlier this year, ICC members had wanted to restore it...

Stars who didn’t play in IPL 2016

The VIVO IPL 2016 ended last Sunday with Sunrisers Hyderabad named the new champions of IPL. Virat Kohli set new records and benchmarks, while other players such as Warner, AB de Villiers, B Kumar too chipped in with some...

Mickey Arthur : New Pakistan Coach

The suspense over who would be the next Pakistan coach was over on Friday after the PCB named the South African Mickey Arthur for the top job. Arthur, who has previously coached South Africa and Australia, succeeds Waqar Younis,...

Faf Du Plessis Ruled out of IPL

Rising Pune Supergiants suffered a huge blow to their Indian Premier League campaign on Thursday (April 28) after South African batsman Faf du Plessis was ruled out for the remainder of the tournament with a broken finger.The Supergiants are...
Twitter reactions: South Africa win over Afghanistan - essentiallysports.com

Twitter reactions: South Africa win over Afghanistan – essentiallysports.com

South Africa secured a much needed win against Afghanistan on Sunday evening at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai. Batting first, South Africa posted a mammoth total of 209 for the loss of 5 wickets.AB de Villiers was at his brilliant best...