India will start their West Indies tour from August 3 and will play three T20s, as many ODIs and two Test matches. This will be India's first assignment post ICC World Cup. In the recently concluded World Cup, India were defeated by New Zealand in the semi-final by 18 runs.
The 40-year-old made his ODI debut in the year 2011 World Cup against West Indies in Delhi and he went on to scalp four wickets.In his eight-year-long ODI career, the leg-spinner has featured in 106 ODIs for Proteas and has bagged 172 wickets. His career-best figures till now are of 7/45 against West Indies in 2016
New Zealand are 'invincible' in the tournament as they won their first three clashes and the last match against India was called off due to rain. Kiwis are currently at the second position in the teams' standing with seven points in four matches.
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Chasing a target of 331, South Africa got off to a steady start. Both the openers, Quinton de Kock and Aiden Markram, played some brilliant shots and formed a 49-run partnership. However, in the 10th over, De Kock got run out after scoring 23 runs.
Even Faf du Plessis, South Africa's skipper tweeted that technology should be used more often in cricket as there are many front foot no-balls that are being missed in modern day cricket.
South African cricketer JP Duminy on Friday announced his retirement plans from the ODIs. The Proteas all rounder will retire from ODIs after the Cricket World Cup 2019 in England.
The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Tuesday has released schedule for World T20 tournament to be held in Australia in 2020. India will play its opening match against South Africa in Perth on October 24. The tournament will begin from October 18 with qualifying rounds in South Geelong.
Pakistan’s skipper Sarfraz Ahmed has been suspended for four matches over his racist comments against South Africa's Andile Phehlukwayo, the International Cricket Council said on Sunday.
South Africa President said his country was looking at a "result oriented" partnership with India through implementation of the three-year strategic exchange programme