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  • IPL 2014: Mumbai Indians bowled really well, says JP Duminy May 23, 2014

    JP Duminy the leading run getter for the struggling Delhi Daredevils in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2014, praised the bowling of defending champions Mumbai Indians (MI) after his side lost by 15 runs at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai on Friday. "From the batting point of view we had a very good...
  • IPL 7: Yuvraj Singh inspires RCB to much needed 16-run win over Delhi May 14, 2014

    Yuvraj Singh blasted an unbeaten 68 off just 29 balls in a stunning six-hitting exhibition to power Royal Challengers Bangalore to a 16-run victory over Delhi Daredevils, who could score only 170 for 7 in reply at the M Chinnaswamy stadium on Tuesday. Yuvraj, who had scored a brilliant 83 of...
  • IPL 7: Smith, Raina guide Chennai to a close win over Delhi May 5, 2014

    New Delhi: After being set a daunting target of 179, Dwayne Smith made the chase an easy one with a 51-ball 79 to guide Chennai Super Kings to a eight-wicket win over Delhi Daredevils with two balls to spare here on Monday. The Chennai juggernaut rolled on as they registered their...
  • IPL 7: Nair guides Rajasthan to an easy win against Delhi May 4, 2014

    Karun Nair scored a magnificent 73 off 50 as Rajasthan Royals defeated Delhi Daredevils by seven wickets in their IPL 7 match at the Feroz Shah Kotla stadium on Saturday. Rajasthan were chasing Delhi's competitive 152 for 5, courtesy opener Quinton de Kock's 43-run blast off 33 balls, while JP...
  • IPL 7: Clinical Delhi win by six wickets to leave Mumbai winless April 28, 2014

    Despite a snail-paced chase of Mumbai Indians' modest 126, Delhi Daredevils managed to inflict the fourth defeat in a row for the defending champions in an IPL-7 match at Sharjah on Sunday. Delhi chased down the modest target of 126 with seven balls to spare, with opener Murali Vijay top-scoring with...
  • IPL 7: Struggling Hyderabad aim to bounce back against inconsistent Delhi April 25, 2014

    After two successive defeats, Sunrisers Hyderabad look to improve their standings on the points table of IPL 7 when they take on an inconsistent Delhi Daredevils, who are expecting the return of their regular skipper and star player Kevin Pietersen. Unlike last year, Hyderabad, beyond everybody's expectations, made the playoffs but...
  • IPL 7: Chennai may prove a tough nut for Delhi to crack April 21, 2014

    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 lost...
  • I was not calm inside: Duminy after steering Delhi to win April 20, 2014

    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 a...
  • IPL 7: Delhi Daredevils hope to cut short Kolkata Knight Riders' flight April 18, 2014

    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 April 18, 2014

    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 before...
  • Delhi Daredevils preparatory camp from April 9 April 7, 2014

    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 the...
  • South Africa devising plans to counter 'exceptional' Indian spinners April 1, 2014

    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 spinners...
  • South Africa captain Du Plessis to undergo fitness test March 24, 2014

    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 and...
  • SA beat Australia by 231 runs to win the 2nd Test and level 3-match series February 23, 2014

    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 of...
  • 2nd Test: Warner solid as Australia trail by 311 February 21, 2014

    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 Philander...
  • De Villiers key for South Africa on Day 2 of second Test February 21, 2014

    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 December 28, 2013

    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 December 7, 2013

    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 side...
  • 1st ODI: Lacklustre India beaten by 141 runs by South Africa December 6, 2013

    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 November 25, 2013

    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 Africa...
  • Imran Tahir helps South Africa take 2-1 lead against Pakistan November 7, 2013

    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 of...
  • Amla's return 'is bonus for South Africa': Duminy November 4, 2013

    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 October 8, 2013

    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 humid...