Robin Peterson

  • Robin Peterson confident of South Africa victory in Durban December 29, 2013

    Durban: South Africa African spinner Robin Peterson is optimistic that his side could force a result on the final day of the second Test and win the series against India at Kingsmead on Sunday. India are placed 68 for two, trailing the hosts by 98 runs with 98 overs to play...
  • Adnan Akmal, Robin Peterson fined for Test match runin October 18, 2013

    Abu Dhabi: Match referee David Boon has fined Pakistan wicketkeeper Adnan Akmal and South Africa spinner Robin Peterson 50 per cent of their match fees for pushing each other during the first Test. The International Cricket Council says on Friday the players pleaded guilty to violating the code of conduct...
  • South Africa's Robin Peterson concedes 35 runs in an over July 26, 2013

    Pallekele: South African spinner Robin Peterson bowled the second most expensive over in oneday cricket when he conceded 35 runs against Sri Lanka on Friday. Lefthander Thisara Perera hit five sixes and a boundary in the 33rd over sent down by Peterson in the third oneday international in Pallekele. With the second...
  • 2nd Test: South Africa pip Pakistan by four wickets to clinch series February 17, 2013

    Cape Town: Saeed Ajmal's 10wicket match haul proved in vain as South Africa beat Pakistan by four wickets inside four days on Sunday to take an unassailable 20 lead in the threematch series. After their bowlers took Pakistan's last six wickets for just 22 runs in the first two sessions...
  • 2nd Test: Azhar, Misbah dig in as match evenly poised on day three February 16, 2013

    Cape Town: Robin Peterson and Dale Steyn led a South African fightback which left the second Test against Pakistan evenly poised at the end of the third day at Newlands on Saturday. Pakistan were 100 for 3 in their second innings at the close, a lead of 112. Peterson hit...
  • World T20: Australia thrash SA by eight wickets September 30, 2012

    Colombo: Shane Watson's unbelievable run in the ICC World Twenty20 continued as he virtually assured Australia a place in the semi-finals of the event with a comfortable eight-wicket win over South Africa in the their second Super Eights match here on Sunday. Chasing a modest target of 147, Watson once again...
  • I made a few captaincy errors, says de Villiers September 28, 2012

    Colombo: South Africa skipper AB de Villiers on Friday said that he made a few captaincy errors that might have helped Pakistan to snatch a thrilling win from the jaws of defeat in the opening Group 2 Super Eights match of the ICC World Twenty20. Chasing 133 for six set by...
  • Rayudu heroics help Mumbai bury Punjab April 26, 2012

    Robin Peterson and Ambati Rayudu proved to be the unlikely heroes for Mumbai Indians as they pulled off a four-wicket victory over Kings XI Punjab that had looked highly improbable until the penultimate over of this IPL 5 game. 32 runs were required off 12 balls when Piyush Chawla came...