South Africa Test

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  • Tendulkar-less India will have a tough time in Test series: Morkel December 17, 2013

    Johannesburg: South African pacer Morne Morkel on Monday fired the first salvo ahead of the two-match Test series, starting December 18, stating that the young Indian batsmen will miss 'Sachin Tendulkar's patience' in the middle and they should be prepared to face some hostile bowling from the home side. Morkel said...
  • Zaheer back, Gambhir ignored for SA Tests; Rayudu gets Test call-up November 25, 2013

    New Delhi: Zaheer Khan may not have a BCCI contract but he will be happy to see his name appear on the list of India's Test squad for the tour of South Africa, which the selectors announced on Monday. But Gautam Gambhir will have to wait a bit longer to...
  • SA call uncapped Kleinveldt for Australia tour October 26, 2012

    Johannesburg: Uncapped all-rounder Rory Kleinveldt has been called up to the South Africa squad for the three-Test series in Australia, Cricket South Africa (CSA) announced on Wednesday. The 29-year-old Kleinveldt has played two Twenty20 internationals but has yet to make a Test appearance for South Africa. Kleinveldt, who has taken 208...
  • Kallis not bothered by SA's lack of preparation July 17, 2012

    London: Allrounder Jacques Kallis says that South Africa are ready for their battle for Test cricket supremacy in a three-match series against England, despite what some critics believe has been inadequate preparation time. South Africa, aiming to knock England off their perch as the number one-ranked Test side, have had only...
  • A year of contrasts for India December 31, 2011

    It was indeed a year of contrasts in Indian cricket. In January 2011, India's Test team was ranked No 1, a spot they had occupied for over a year. That same month they famously drew a rare away series in South Africa, and proceeded to march into the World Cup...
  • Sachin's absence brightens South Africa's chances in Test April 1, 2008

    Ahmedabad: South Africa are banking on their pace attack and Sachin Tendulkar's absence to turn the heat on hosts India in the decisive second of the three-Test series at the Sardar Patel Stadium in Motera starting Thursday. Tendulkar is out of the match after aggravating his groin injury. And South Africa...
  • South Africa hoping to exploit chink in Sehwag's armour April 1, 2008

    Ahmedabad: South Africa have found a chink in Virender Sehwag's armour which they hope to exploit during the second test against India starting on Thursday. Opener Sehwag struck the fastest recorded triple century in the opening test of the three-match series in Chennai, which ended in a draw on Sunday....
  • Sehwag makes history with second triple ton March 29, 2008

    Chennai: Virender Sehwag always says that if the ball is there to be hit, he will hit it. Looks like the South Africans didn’t bowl anything else to him on Friday, as he hammered away to score a superb career-best equalling 309 not out, carrying India to 468 for one...