South Africa

Dhoni helps India level series

INDORE, India (Reuters) – India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni hammered 92 not out and skilfully…

Indian Cricket Team

Twitter reacts as India levels the Series in Indore

South Africa & India were engaged in a tense encounter in the second ODI at…

De Villiers sparkles as South Africa edge India in first ODI

KANPUR, India (Reuters) – AB de Villiers and Rohit Sharma enhanced personal reputations with scintillating…

South Africa beats India in 1st ODI : Best Twitter Reactions

Rohit Sharma’s brilliant knock of 150 went in vain as South Africa pulled off a thrilling…

Twitter reacts to yet another De Villiers Special

AB de Villiers’s unbeaten innings of 103 from 74 balls helped South Africa post 303…

AB De Villiers denies Ashwin has got to him

KANPUR, India (Reuters) – South Africa one-day captain AB de Villiers swatted aside suggestions that…

Final T20 in Kolkata called off due to wet outfield

KOLKATA (Reuters) – The final Twenty20 match between India and South Africa at Eden Gardens…

Warne and Tendulkare

Warne and Tendulkar return to promote Cricket

In the latest bid to promote cricket in new markets, cricketing legends Shane Warne and…

BCCI seeks report from state unit on crowd trouble

MUMBAI (Reuters) – The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has sought a…

South Africa in India: Talking points of Cuttack T20

The series is over for the hosts. The South Africans have convincingly hammered the mighty…

South Africa clinch series despite Cuttack crowd uproar

CUTTACK, India (Reuters) – South Africa’s fiery bowling and electric fielding restricted India to their…

Twitter reacts to a “Shameful Act” by the Cuttack Crowd

Angry Cuttack Crowd hurled Water Bottles, into the ground, as the South African team were…

Duminy leads South Africa to victory despite Sharma’s heroics

DHARAMSALA, India (Reuters) – JP Duminy’s batting heroics secured South Africa a thrilling seven-wicket victory…

Twitter reacts to Rohit Sharma’s maiden T20I Century

Indian Opener Rohit Sharma started the Freedom Series on a high as he scored his…

Virat Kohli & MS Dhoni: A Tale of Two Captains and A Series

The upcoming India-South Africa series is surely going to be a great series for cricket…

India-South Africa tour

Top 10 South Africa moments

With the ongoing Mahatma Gandhi – Nelson Mandela series, we at EssentiallySports bring to you…

Kohli will look to make use of the wary Indian conditions.

South Africa in India: Probable playing XI

The Mahatma Gandhi-Nelson Mandela series kicks off today at the HPCA Stadium in Dharamsala as…

Ashwin Ball to Amla

Last 5 T20Is between India and South Africa

The battle between the Men In Blue & the Proteas is going to be stiff…

Dale Steyn v Curtly Ambrose: The Number’s Story

Every ‘old school’ photographer has his dark room or studio where beautiful pictures come to…

Hundred years of shared history and a love for Cricket

June 7, 1893, a night that is not remembered by many. Young Mohandas Gandhi, dressed…

Harbhajan Singh back as BCCI announces T20 and ODI squad

Veteran Indian spinner Harbhajan Singh has been included for T20s vs South Africa, after his…

Vijay ready to take on Proteas Challenge

Murali Vijay is by far India’s best opener right now and has been performing consistently…

Most Matches as Captain: Test Matches

Test Cricket has always been regarded one of the toughest formats of the game. It…

Top 10 innings of the legendary Kumar Sangakkara

Kumar Sangakkara is one of the few players whose name will be etched in the…

Top five batsmen with unorthodox techniques

Cricket has always been a game which has always had a lot of tradition involved…

Haroon Lorgat

Lorgat’s tenure for CEO extended

In a board meeting of the panel of directors in Johannesburg yesterday, it was decided…

Top 5 wicket takers for South Africa in tests

By claiming the wicket of Bangladesh’s opener Tamim Iqbal, Dale Steyn became the fastest bowler…

Dale Steyn

Steyn-gun takes his 400th victim!

South Africa’s fast bowler Dale Steyn entered the 400 Test wickets club today, after dismissing…

clive rice

Former South Africa captain Clive Rice dies at 66

In what can be termed a sad day, former South Africa captain, Clive Rice, died…

India-South Africa tour

South Africa’s tour to India: Longest ever tour to the sub-continent

India is all set to host a marathon series against the mighty Proteas which will…