Alviro Petersen

  • Kallis playing the perfect innings: Alviro Petersen 28-12-2013 10:17 PM

    Durban: South Africa's opening batsman Alviro Petersen has said that Jacques Kallis in his last Test is "playing the perfect innings for his team". Petersen himself scored 67 runs, but deemed that Kallis' unbeaten knock of 78 as more important in placing the Proteas just 35 runs behind the visitors...
  • 1st Test: India need another 8 wickets, SA need 320 to win on Sunday 21-12-2013 09:22 PM

    India were still left plenty to do on the final day of the first Test as the hosts finished the fourth day on 138 for 2, still 320 shy of India's target of 458 but still very much having a chance of drawing the game when they come out to...
  • Warm-up match: Five SA batsmen score fifties on opening day 08-10-2013 08:14 PM

    Sharjah: Five top order South Africa batsmen warmed up for next week's first test against Pakistan by scoring half-centuries against Pakistan A on Tuesday. Jacque Kallis (70), Alviro Petersen (58), AB de Villiers (58) Hashim Amla (50) and JP Duminy (50 not out) all were among runs in hot and...
  • Otago look to consolidate position for semis berth in CLT20 28-09-2013 12:11 PM

    Jaipur: Otago Volts, who have impressed with their performance in their campaign so far, would be looking to consolidate their position for a semifinal berth when they take on Highveld Lions in a Group A match of Champions League Twenty20 here on Sunday. Otago are placed second in the group...
  • CLT20 Match 11, Mumbai Indians vs Highveld Lions: As it happened 27-09-2013 06:50 PM

    Two defeats in three games can seriously jeopardize a team's chances of qualifying for the semi-finals in the Champions League Twenty20, which means the reigning IPL champions Mumbai Indians can't afford to slip again when they take on Highveld Lions in the Group A encounter at Jaipur's Sawai Mansingh Stadium...
  • As it happened: Rajasthan Royals vs Highveld Lions, Match 9, CLT20 25-09-2013 06:49 PM

    Rajasthan Royals are ready to guard their Sawai Mansingh Stadium fortress in Jaipur as the Highveld Lions from South Africa try to break the stronghold of Rahul Dravid & Co. in a Group A match of the Champions League Twenty20 (CLT20) on Wednesday. Rajasthan added another win to their unbeaten...
  • CLT20: Highveld Lions enter Rajasthan Royals' fortress 24-09-2013 08:53 PM

    New Delhi: Rajasthan Royals will once again be ready to guard their Sawai Mansingh Stadium fortress in Jaipur as the Highveld Lions from South Africa try to break the stronghold of Rahul Dravid & Co. in a Group A match of the Champions League Twenty20 (CLT20) on Wednesday. Rajasthan added...
  • Perth Scorchers gear up for Lions test in opening game 22-09-2013 01:11 PM

    Ahmedabad: The Lions from South Africa will look to go one up from their runners-up finish during last edition of Champions League T20 when they take on the Perth Scorchers in their opening group league game here on Monday. Lions will be banking on captain Alviro Petersen, veteran Neil McKenzie,...
  • Petersen to replace Smith for Champions Trophy 14-05-2013 02:58 PM

    Johannesburg: Alviro Petersen has replaced fellow opening batsman Graeme Smith in South Africa's squad for next month's Champions Trophy. Head selector Andrew Hudson says Petersen is "the obvious choice" to come in for former limited-overs captain Smith, who was ruled out of the ODI tournament to have surgery on his...
  • Smith forced to toil in field on Surrey debut 18-04-2013 01:12 AM

    London: South Africa star Graeme Smith suffered a frustrating debut as Surrey captain as his compatriot Alviro Petersen hit a superb 167 to put Somerset in a strong position in their County Championship match at the Oval on Wednesday. Smith knows all about Petersen's strengths and weaknesses after batting alongside...
  • Sri Lanka chase down 300 to win 4th ODI 20-01-2012 06:47 PM

    ...
  • Philander back to boost South Africa 02-01-2012 07:47 PM

    ...