Herschelle Gibbs

  • Herschelle Gibbs declines offer to play in Pakistan after airport attack June 9, 2014

    Karachi: Pakistan cricket has been dealt another blow after former Test players Herschelle Gibbs of South Africa and Jacob Oram of New Zealand declined an invitation to play in a T20 tournament in Karachi in the wake of terrorist attack at the Karachi airport on Sunday. The attack and siege lasted...
  • Unwanted fame for Herschelle Gibbs in Oscar Pistorius trial March 20, 2014

    Johannesburg: Former South African cricketer Herschelle Gibbs found himself under unexpected spotlight during the trial of Paralympic star Oscar Pistorius for the alleged murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. The trial is being broadcast live on television and radio, generating unprecedented public interest. Gibbs started receiving messages from fans and friends...
  • Get out of mental block, Gibbs tells Indians December 14, 2013

    Benoni: Indians should get out of the mental block of their past failures against short-pitched deliveries if they have to tackle the South African pace battery in the Test series beginning in Johannesburg on December 18, feels former Protea batsman Herschelle Gibbs. Gibbs said Indian batsmen would be put under sustained...
  • Gibbs, Boje left out in 2000 match-fixing chargesheet July 22, 2013

    New Delhi: 13 years after the match-fixing scandal involving former South African captain Hansie Cronje had rocked the cricket world, Delhi Police on Monday filed a chargesheet in the case in which the names of his compatriot cricketers Herschelle Gibbs and Nicky Boje have been left out. Cronje, who was indicted...
  • Chargesheet in 2000 match-fixing soon: Delhi Police May 17, 2013

    New Delhi: Riding high after the arrest of three cricketer, including India fast bowler S Sreesanth, in spot-fixing in Indian Premier League (IPL), Delhi Police are still struggling to file a chargesheet 13 years after having exposed the murky world of match-fixing in 2000. The cricketing world was shocked in...
  • Herschelle Gibbs signs up for Caribbean Premier League April 27, 2013

    Kingston: South African batsman Herschelle Gibbs, the first man in history to hit six sixes in a single over in international cricket, has become the latest player to sign up for this year's Caribbean Premier league. Gibbs achieved the feat in the Caribbean, in St Kitts during the 2007 ICC...
  • I lied to 'nail' Cronje in match-fixing saga: Henry Williams January 13, 2013

    Johannesburg: Former South Africa pacer Henry Williams dropped a bombshell on Saturday when he admitted that Herschelle Gibbs and he gave false testimonies to the Kings Commission against disgraced Hansie Cronje, which were a part of conspiracy involving their lawyers, to make a stronger case against the late South African...
  • Stage set for the fourth edition of CLT20 October 12, 2012

    Johannesburg: After their not so memorable outing in the just-concluded ICC World T20 in Sri Lanka, it will be a test of character for the Indian boys in the Champions League Twenty20 which enters the business end on Saturday. There are four Indian Premier League teams in the fray in the...
  • Gibbs to feature in Sri Lanka Premier League May 19, 2012

    Colombo: South African batsman Herschelle Gibbs, who is playing for Mumbai Indians in the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL), has confirmed that he will be taking part in the upcoming Sri Lanka Premier League (SLPL) T20 tournament. The inaugural SLPL will be played in Colombo and Pallekele from Aug 10...
  • Rohit better player than Kohli: Gibbs May 12, 2012

    Kolkata: Herschelle Gibbs on Saturday rated Rohit Sharma ahead of his India teammate Virat Kohli and said that the duo could be real matchwinners for the country in the days to come. Sharma scored a blistering 109 not out and shared an undefeated 167-run stand (from 106 balls) with Gibbs...
  • New probe won't affect Gibbs, says his lawyer November 16, 2011

    Johannesburg: Former South Africa opener Herschelle Gibbs will emerge unscathed from any new probe by Indian authorities into the match-fixing saga involving now-deceased captain Hansie Cronje in 2000, his lawyer Peter Whelan told the daily Business Day on Wednesday. Whelan was reacting to reports that the Delhi police are awaiting a...
  • When South Africa didn't choke November 11, 2011

    New Delhi: South Africa's proclivity for choking is infamous, but they have also been at the better end of some nail-biting Test and ODI wins since their return to international cricket 20 years ago. Following their famous win over Australia in Cape Town on Friday, after they were bowled out...
  • Exclusive: Sangakkara on Punjab's plans April 28, 2009

    Gibbs leads Chargers to thrash Chennai Kings | Score | Pics | Stats ...
  • Gibbs likely to lose IPL earnings to his wife June 24, 2008

    Cape Town: South African cricketer Herschelle Gibbs may have to fork out a large part of his earnings from his Indian Professional League (IPL) debut if his wife Tenelle succeeds in her lawsuit here. Tenelle Gibbs has accused her husband, who is currently playing in English county cricket until the end...
  • It is six out of six for Gibbs June 16, 2007

    Basseterre: Herschelle Gibbs hit six sixes in one over against Netherlands at the World Cup on Friday, creating a first in international cricket. He smashed the first three balls from leg-spinner Daan van Bunge over the short boundary straight down the ground in the 30th over. ...
  • QOTD: Is the war on racism lost? June 17, 2007

    Bollywood actor Shilpa Shetty made big news when she joined the league of nine international celebs on UK’s Channel 4 reality TV show Celebrity Big Brother. However, Shilpa – who is reportedly getting Rs 3 crore for her appearance on the show – is now at the receiving end...