JP DUMINY

  • JP Duminy now a key cog for South Africa in World Cup tilt Yesterday

    When JP Duminy finally made his test debut the first question many people asked was, "How good is South Africa's top six if this guy can't make it?" Duminy had made his one-day debut as a 20-year-old in 2004 but had to wait another four years before making his test bow...
  • World Cup: South Africa full of confidence ahead of India clash, says JP Duminy February 19, 2015

    Melbourne: South African batsman Jean Paul Duminy said on Thursday the Proteas are brimming with confidence after their 62-run win against Zimbabwe and are ready to take on defending champions India in a World Cup clash on Sunday. Duminy admitted he was under pressure when they were reduced to 83 for...
  • JP Duminy encouraged me during match-winning stand: David Miller February 15, 2015

    Hamilton: South Africa's match-winner against Zimbabwe during Sunday's pool game in the World Cup, left-handed batsman David Miller on Sunday said he and J.P. Duminy continued to encourage each other as their team was in a spot of bother at 83 for 4. The duo posted a partnership of 256 runs...
  • J.P. Duminy encouraged me during match-winning stand: David Miller February 15, 2015

    Hamilton: South Africa's match-winner against Zimbabwe during Sunday's pool game in the World Cup, left-handed batsman David Miller on Sunday said he and J.P. Duminy continued to encourage each other as their team was in a spot of bother at 83/4. The duo posted a partnership of 256 runs and both...
  • World Cup: Miller and Duminy star as South Africa survive Zimbabwe scare February 15, 2015

    Arguably one of the best bowling units in this edition of the World Cup was made to look pedestrian by one of the most underrated batting line-ups in cricket. And still, South Africa were able to notch up a 62-run win against Zimbabwe on a day filled with the possibility...
  • Andy Bichel picks allrounders to watch out for at World Cup February 7, 2015

    Every ICC Cricket World Cup is huge but each one is a little different and this time around the conditions in Australia and New Zealand will play a big part. We haven't seen a World Cup for years over here and two players that played a huge role the last...
  • JP Duminy named in T20 squad for West Indies series December 31, 2014

    JP Duminy has been named in the South African Twenty20 squad for the three-match home series against West Indies next month, but a number of other top players will again be rested. Duminy, who has missed the ongoing Test series between the countries through injury, will not play in the first...
  • Injured JP Duminy to miss ODI series with Australia November 10, 2014

    Sydney: South African all-rounder JP Duminy will miss this month's five-match one-day series against Australia due to a knee injury, team officials said on Monday. Duminy was withdrawn from the series, which begins in Perth on Friday, with patella tendinopathy in his left knee, a team spokesman said. Farhaan Behardien, who is...
  • As it happened: Australia vs South Africa, 1st T20I November 5, 2014

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) TOSS: Australia won the toss and opted to bat. PLAYING XIs: Australia: Aaron Finch (c), Cameron White, Shane Watson, Ben Dunk (wk), Nathan Reardon, James Faulkner, Ben Cutting, Pat Cummins, Kane Richardson, Cameron Boyce, Doug Bollinger South Africa: Quinton de Kock (wk), Reeza...
  • JP Duminy reflects South African World Cup confidence October 22, 2014

    Wellington: South Africa is poised to take over the top ranking in international limited-overs cricket and allrounder JP Duminy says the Proteas are "comfortable" with the way they are tracking toward next year's World Cup. Duminy scored 58 not out in South Africa's emphatic six-wicket win over New Zealand to open...
  • Vernon Philander returns for South Africa's New Zealand, Australia tours September 30, 2014

    Durban: Vernon Philander is the only addition to the one-day squad that won the recent triangular tournament in Zimbabwe as Cricket South Africa (CSA) announced their selection to tour New Zealand and Australia starting next month. All-rounder Philander replaces seamer Mthokozisi Shezi in the 15-man touring party as selectors assess their...
  • Injury rules JP Duminy out of CLT20 September 19, 2014

    Hyderabad: Cape Cobras were dealt a severe blow on Friday after allrounder JP Duminy has been ruled out of Oppo Champions League Twenty20 due to an injury and has been replaced by Sybrand Engelbrecht. "The CLT20 has confirmed that the Event Technical Committee of the Oppo CLT20 has approved Sybrand Engelbrecht...
  • Morkel, Duminy in doubt for triseries final against Australia September 5, 2014

    Cape Town: South Africa fast bowler Morne Morkel and allrounder JP Duminy will undergo late fitness tests ahead of Saturday's triangular series final against Australia in Harare. South Africa, who have already lost allrounder Ryan McLaren to injury in the series, will give the players until just before the start of...
  • South Africa whitewash Zimbabwe 30 to win ODI series August 21, 2014

    Bulawayo: A scintillating 84 from 75 balls by opener Quinton de Kock led South Africa to a sevenwicket win over Zimbabwe on Thursday and a 30 whitewash in the oneday international series. Spurred on by De Kock, South Africa needed just 27.2 overs to reach 171 for 3 and easily chase...
  • As it happened: Sri Lanka vs South Africa, 1st Test, Day 3 July 18, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page). Day 2 roundup: JeanPaul Duminy came up with a timely century Thursday that helped South Africa declare their first innings at a formidable 455 for 9 on the second day of the first Test against Sri Lanka. The lefthander was unbeaten...
  • 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 16run win over Delhi May 14, 2014

    Yuvraj Singh blasted an unbeaten 68 off just 29 balls in a stunning sixhitting exhibition to power Royal Challengers Bangalore to a 16run 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 51ball 79 to guide Chennai Super Kings to a eightwicket 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 3, 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 43run blast off 33 balls, while JP...
  • IPL 7: Clinical Delhi win by six wickets to leave Mumbai winless April 27, 2014

    Despite a snailpaced chase of Mumbai Indians' modest 126, Delhi Daredevils managed to inflict the fourth defeat in a row for the defending champions in an IPL7 match at Sharjah on Sunday. Delhi chased down the modest target of 126 with seven balls to spare, with opener Murali Vijay topscoring with...
  • IPL 7: Struggling Hyderabad aim to bounce back against inconsistent Delhi April 24, 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 20, 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...