Jp Duminy

  • IPL 7: Chennai may prove a tough nut for Delhi to crack 20-04-2014 11:52 PM

    Handed a shock defeat by Kings XI Punjab in their tournament opener, two-time Indian Premier League (IPL) champions Chennai Super Kings (CSK) would be eager to get back to winning ways against a rejuvenated Delhi Daredevils (DD) at Abu Dhabhi on Monday, but it won't be easy for Delhi. Chennai...
  • I was not calm inside: Duminy after steering Delhi to win 20-04-2014 10:31 AM

    Dubai: Holding his nerves under pressure, he played a gem of a knock to script Delhi Daredevils's splendid victory over Kolkata Knight Riders but JP Duminy says he was far from calm inside in the thrilling chase. Duminy hit an unbeaten 52 off 35 balls and finished the match with...
  • IPL 7: Delhi Daredevils hope to cut short Kolkata Knight Riders' flight 18-04-2014 07:48 PM

    After being hammered in their opening match of IPL 7 by Royal Challengers Bangalore, Delhi Daredevils will sweat over skipper Kevin Pietersen's return from injury to get a psychological boost ahead of their second game in Abu Dhabi on Saturday against Kolkata Knight Riders, who are on a high having...
  • I have taken tips from AB de Villiers: Duminy 18-04-2014 10:27 AM

    Sharjah: He himself knows a thing or two about batting in the end overs and Delhi Daredevils' JP Duminy says he has taken tips from his South African teammate AB de Villiers, who is considered one of the best finishers in the game today. Delhi Daredevils found themselves in tatters...
  • Delhi Daredevils preparatory camp from April 9 07-04-2014 02:56 PM

    New Delhi: The preparatory camp of Delhi Daredevils, under the guidance of head coach Gary Kirsten, for the seventh edition of the Indian Premier League will begin at the Palam Ground here on Wednesday. The main focus of the camp would be to help the team come together ahead of...
  • South Africa devising plans to counter 'exceptional' Indian spinners 01-04-2014 07:33 PM

    Mirpur: Wary of India's "exceptional" spinners, South Africa are paying a lot of attention in devising a good gameplan against the spin duo of Amit Mishra and R Ashwin ahead of the semi-final clash of the ICC World Twenty20. South African batsman JP Duminy said performing well against the Indian...
  • South Africa captain Du Plessis to undergo fitness test 24-03-2014 09:25 AM

    Cape Town: South Africa captain Faf du Plessis will undergo a fitness test before Monday's World Twenty20 match against New Zealand after missing the opening game with a hamstring injury, Cricket South Africa said on Sunday. He continues to make "positive progress" after sitting out Saturday's loss to Sri Lanka...
  • SA beat Australia by 231 runs to win the 2nd Test and level 3-match series 23-02-2014 10:29 PM

    Port Elizabeth: Dale Steyn produced a ferocious spell of fast bowling to inspire South Africa to a crushing 231-run victory over Australia in fading light on day four of the second test on Sunday. With rain predicted for Monday, Steyn charged in and took four wickets, including the key scalp...
  • 2nd Test: Warner solid as Australia trail by 311 21-02-2014 10:40 PM

    Port Elizabeth: JP Duminy, AB de Villiers, Wayne Parnell and Vernon Philander put South Africa on top as they reduced Australia to 112 for 4 on the second day of the second Test at St George's Park on Friday. Allrounder Parnell, playing his first Test in four years, and paceman...
  • De Villiers key for South Africa on Day 2 of second Test 21-02-2014 09:05 AM

    Port Elizabeth: South Africa were left to rue the loss of cheap wickets after battling to 214 for 5 on the opening day of the second Test against Australia on Thursday. Bad light brought a premature end to the day after 83 overs bowled with AB de Villiers not out...
  • 2nd Test: South Africa reach 81/0 after India's 334 on Day 2 27-12-2013 09:30 PM

    Durban was dark and gloomy on Friday morning, but by the end of the day, the home fans returned having witnessed a fine spell of fast bowling from Dale Steyn that saw India's first innings folding up for 334, adding just 153 for the loss of nine wickets on a...
  • It will be 'stupid' to write off India despite imposing first ODI win: Duminy 07-12-2013 03:55 PM

    Durban: India suffered an embarrassing defeat at the hands of South Africa in the first ODI in Johannesburg, but Proteas' batsman J P Duminy insisted that it would be a folly to write off the visitors in the remainder of the three-match series. South Africa crushed the world number one...
  • 1st ODI: Lacklustre India beaten by 141 runs by South Africa 06-12-2013 12:43 AM

    India were shown what awaits them in the next three and half weeks in South Africa as the visitors were completely outplayed in all three departments by the hosts, losing the first ODI easily by 141 runs in Johannesburg on Thursday. South Africa taught their Indian counterparts plenty of lessons....
  • Pakistan debutants shine in 23-run win over South Africa 24-11-2013 11:56 PM

    Cape Town: Pakistan defended their meager 218 for 9 with help from outstanding debuts by Anwar Ali and Bilawal Bhatti to win the first one-day international against South Africa by 23 runs on Sunday. Ali and Bhatti upstaged Jacques Kallis in his first ODI in nearly two years as South...
  • Imran Tahir helps South Africa take 2-1 lead against Pakistan 07-11-2013 12:15 AM

    Legspinner Imran Tahir ripped through Pakistan's batting order with figures of 4 for 53 to spur South Africa to a convincing 68-run victory in the third one-day international on Wednesday. Chasing a formidable 260-run total, Pakistan were bowled out for 191 in 44.3 overs with Tahir claiming the key wickets...
  • Amla's return 'is bonus for South Africa': Duminy 04-11-2013 09:32 PM

    Abu Dhabi: South African batsman Jean-Paul Duminy said star performer Hashim Amla's return will be a big bonus for South Africa in the third one-day international against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday. Amla, ranked second in Test batsmen rankings, left for home to attend the birth of his second...
  • 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...
  • Brendon McCullum's blitzkrieg helps Otago Volts beat Sunrisers Hyderabad 20-09-2013 10:55 PM

    Brendon McCullum's second blitzkrieg in three innings helped Otaga Volts continue their domination in the qualifying round of the Champions League Twenty20 tournament, winning all three matches, including Friday's five-wicket win over Sunrisers Hyderabad on Friday. McCullum, who also made 83* in Otago's first match against Faisalabad Wolves, smacked 67...
  • As it happened: Live updates: South Africa A vs India A, Day 4 20-08-2013 12:49 PM

    India A comprehensively beat South Africa A by an innings and 13 runs in the first unofficial Test at Rustenburg to go 1-0 up in the two-match series. India A skipper Cheteshwar Pujara was adjudged the Man of the Match for his 137. South Africa A 2nd innings: Temba Bavuma...
  • India A on top despite South Africa A fightback 19-08-2013 10:00 PM

    Rustenburg, South Africa: India A pacer Ishwar Pandey took four wickets, including two in successive balls, but South Africa A fought back through JP Duminy's fighting 84 and his crucial partnerships with the tail-enders in the first unofficial Test in Rustenburg on Monday. Chips were down for the home side...
  • Hundreds for Rohit, Raina as India A take charge on day 2 18-08-2013 09:59 PM

    Rustenburg: Rohit Sharma and Suresh Raina joined the run feast with superb centuries as India A posted a mammoth 582 for 9 against South Africa A to take command of the first unofficial Test on Sunday. Sharma scored 119 while Raina blasted 135 as the two overnight batsmen ripped apart...
  • 3rd T20: Sri Lanka register consolation win over South Africa 06-08-2013 10:11 PM

    Hambantota: Tillakaratne Dilshan smashed an unbeaten 74 off 51 balls as Sri Lanka defeated South Africa by six wickets in the final Twenty20 game on Tuesday to retain their number one ranking in the short format. The hosts, already down 0-2 in the series, launched a spirited chase of South...
  • 3rd T20: South Africa eye a clean sweep against Sri Lanka 05-08-2013 12:28 PM

    Hambantota: Upbeat with an unassailable 2-0 lead in the Twenty20 series, a rejuvenated South Africa will hope to sign off the tour with a clean sweep when they take on Sri Lanka in the third and the final game here on Tuesday. South Africa, who suffered a humiliating 4-1 defeat...
  • Sri Lanka vs South Africa, 2nd T20: As it happened 04-08-2013 06:24 PM

    Click here for ball-by-ball commentary of this match. Toss and team news: South Africa won the toss and elected to bat. Sri Lanka have made two changes - Mahela Jayawardene, Nuwan Kulasekara replace Jeevan Mendis and Tillakaratne Dilshan while South Africa are unchanged. South Africa won the first Twenty20 match...
  • 1st T20: Duminy shines as South Africa beat Sri Lanka 02-08-2013 10:46 PM

    Colombo: Jean-Paul Duminy's all-round performance with 51 runs and three wickets steered South Africa to a 12-run win over Sri Lanka in the first of the three-match Twenty20 series on Friday. Batting first after winning the toss, South Africa made 115 for 6 in 20 overs with Duminy top scoring....
  • JP Duminy set to reach landmark of 100 ODIs 18-07-2013 12:50 PM

    Colombo: South Africa batsman JP Duminy will play his 100th ODI for his country when the first of five matches gets underway here on Saturday. The left-hander warmed up for the series with a 100-ball 92 in the South Africans' warm-up win over a Sri Lankan Board President's win, and...
  • JP Duminy elevation bears fruit, Morne Morkel injured in Sri Lanka 17-07-2013 09:04 PM

    Colombo: JP Duminy struck a fluent 92 after being elevated to number three in the batting order for South Africa's 73-run victory over a Sri Lankan Cricket Board President's XI on Wednesday. But fast bowler Morne Morkel pulled up after bowling three overs with the recurrence of a groin injury...
  • South Africa's JP Duminy signs contract with Surrey 11-06-2013 11:01 PM

    London: English county Surrey announced on Tuesday their third major overseas signing this year when the London-based club revealed that South Africa's JP Duminy would be joining them in August. Surrey, whose headquarters are at The Oval -- England's oldest Test ground -- started 2013 by announcing South Africa Test...
  • Dhawan's 114 drives India to 331 against SA 06-06-2013 06:57 PM

    Cardiff: Shikhar Dhawan's maiden ODI century proved the crux of India's 331 for 7 in the opening match of the ICC Champions Trophy, in what unfolded as 50 overs of two differing halves. The majority of the momentum lay with India as their makeshift opening pair of Dhawan (114) and...
  • Duminy stars in return as South Africa pummel Netherlands 01-06-2013 09:24 AM

    Amstelveen : South Africa beat Netherlands by 84 runs with JP Duminy scoring an unbeaten 150 and taking a wicket as he returned to international fold after a long injury lay-off. Jean Paul Duminy celebrated his return to international cricket after a lengthy injury lay-off, scoring an unbeaten 119-ball 150...