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India vs South Africa 1st Test


Watch: Ravindra Jadeja takes one-handed reflex catch off own bowling

October 06, 2019 8:09 pm

Ravindra Jadeja lived up to his reputation of being one of the best fielders in the world by grabbing a brilliant reflex catch off his own bowling to get South Africa's Aiden Markram out on Sunday.

Mohammed Shami leaves South Africa's stumps flying, batsmen floored

October 07, 2019 9:21 am

Mohammed Shami bowled out four South Africa batsmen on Day 5. This is only the second time an Indian pacer has bowled out four batsmen in a Test innings. At the presentation ceremony, Shami was ceremonially handed the stumps he had broken.

South Africa go to Pune with more confidence: Faf du Plessis

October 06, 2019 6:26 pm

The South Africa batting unit has grown a lot in confidence from the disastrous tour of India in 2015, feels skipper Faf du Plessis. Chasing an improbable 395, South Africa were bowled out for 191 in the second session, a good recovery from 70 for eight.

'Quinny bhai aapse na ho paayega': Yuzvendra Chahal trolls Quinton de Kock

October 07, 2019 10:28 am

Yuzvendra Chahal might not be part of the India Test squad currently taking on South Africa, but he is making sure to be making his presence felt from the sidelines.

Mohammed Shami has mastered the art of reverse swing: Rohit Sharma

October 06, 2019 5:17 pm

Shami picked up his fifth five wicket haul in Tests as India comfortably beat South Africa by 203 runs. "Batsmen doesn't know which way it will reverse swing. I would say he has mastered how to bowl with the old ball," said Rohit Sharma.

Mohammed Shami becomes first pacer to take 4th innings Test fifer in India since 1996

October 06, 2019 4:52 pm

Mohammed Shami ran through the South Africa side on Day 5 of the 1st Test in Visakhapatnam. His figures of 5/35 are the sixth-best by any pacer in the fourth innings of a Test in India. This was the first 4th innings fifer in India since Lance Klusener in 1996.

'A new chapter': Rohit Sharma hailed for answering doubters with historic twin centuries

October 05, 2019 5:17 pm

Rohit Sharma has proved a point to his doubters by slamming twin centuries in the 1st Test against South Africa. This is the first time in 41 years that an Indian opener has slammed centuries in both innings of a Test.

India vs South Africa 1st Test, Day 4 Highlights: SA still need 384 more to win

October 05, 2019 5:54 pm

India vs South Africa 1st Test, Day 4 Highlights: Rohit Sharma's century guided India to set a target of 395 for the visitors, who lost their first wicket early in their second innings.

The Art of Ashwin: Spin king navigates India back to winning position against South Africa

October 04, 2019 9:36 pm

South Africa shaded most of Day 3 of the 1st Test against India on Friday. The last hour, however, belonged to comeback man R Ashwin. With the pitch cracking up and light fading, Ashwin brought out the best of his craft to get India back into a winning position.

Watch: Rohit Sharma invites Harbhajan Singh via stump mic to bowl for India

October 05, 2019 9:15 am

Rohit Sharma was heard on the stump mic trying to 'communicate' with Harbhajan Singh during the last session of Day 3 of the 1st Test vs South Africa. Harbhajan was on commentary duty at the time.