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Our best came in a crunch game: Faf du Plessis

01 January, 2019 9:08 am 9:08 am

Faf du Plessis, the South Africa captain, was delighted with his team’s win in a high-stakes match against Pakistan, clinching the final one-day international and the five-match series 3-2. After electing to field first, South Africa restricted Pakistan to 240/8, courtesy of a strong bowling performance in Cape Town. Quinton de Kock’s fiery 83 at … Read More

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Pakistan look to fix batting woes against South Africa in 2nd Test

01 January, 2019 8:00 am 8:00 am

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) – Pakistan’s struggling batsmen must find a way to handle South Africa’s potent pace attack if they are to claw their way back into the three-match series in the second Test that starts on what is likely to be a lively Newlands wicket on Thursday. South Africa claimed the first Test in … Read More

Playing Australia brings out the best in us: Faf du Plessis

10 October, 2018 9:00 am 9:00 am

DUBAI (92 News) – Faf du Plessis, the South Africa captain, expects a “nice and hostile” reception when his team travels to Australia for a limited-over series. The teams are set to play three one-day internationals and one Twenty20 International. It will be the first time they will face off since the acrimonious Test series … Read More

Du Plessis ruled out of remainder of Sri Lanka tour

08 August, 2018 8:43 am 8:43 am

KANDY (Reuters) – South Africa captain Faf du Plessis will miss the remainder of his side’s limited overs tour to Sri Lanka after injuring his shoulder in  78-run victory that clinched the one-day international series. Du Plessis hurt his shoulder while diving for a catch and played no further part in the match. “Faf sustained … Read More