Lonwabo Tsotsobe

  • 2nd ODI: South Africa hammer India by 134 runs to win series December 9, 2013

    There was a war of words between Dale Steyn and Virat Kohli before the second ODI in Durban. While Steyn and other Proteas pacemen backed that up with another stellar performance, Kohli and his team-mates were once again exposed terribly. The result: India lost another contest without putting up a...
  • 'Tsotsobe not originally part of tour squad' confirms SA coach August 9, 2013

    Johannesburg: Russell Domingo, coach of the South African cricket team, has revealed that Lonwabo Tsotsobe was not in the original squad for the recent tour of Sri Lanka and that there were concerns over the left-arm pace bowler's fitness and work ethic. "I would like to state categorically and very honestly...
  • South Africa beat Sri Lanka by 22 runs in 2nd T20 August 4, 2013

    Hambantota: Seam bowlers Lonwabo Tsotsobe and Morne Morkel took two wickets each on Sunday to propel South Africa to a 22-run win over Sri Lanka in the second Twenty20 match for an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series. Batting first after winning the toss, South Africa made a competitive 145...
  • South Africa win 3rd ODI to stay alive in Sri Lanka series July 26, 2013

    Pallekele, Sri Lanka : David Miller and Lonwabo Tsotsobe played key roles as South Africa stunned hosts Sri Lanka by 56 runs in the third ODI in Pallekele on Friday to stay afloat in the five-match series. Miller plundered a robust 85 not out off 72 balls to steer South...
  • England focused on here and now vs South Africa: Cook June 18, 2013

    London: England have an Ashes series looming ahead of them and South Africa a lingering history of one-day failures behind them. Both will try and convert those distractions into motivation for Wednesday's first Champions Trophy semi-final at the Oval. There's no doubt that in the scheme of England's busy summer, the...
  • Kohli, Dhoni in top-4 in ICC ODI batsmen ranking June 6, 2012

    Dubai: India's Virat Kohli and Mahendra Singh Dhoni were sitting pretty in the third and fourth positions respectively in the latest ICC ODI Championship table for batsmen, released on Tuesday. Kohli has 846 rating points while skipper Dhoni has 752 points to his name in the list headed by South Africa's...
  • SA beat NZ by 6 wickets, seal ODI series February 29, 2012

    Napier: Morne Morkel took five wickets and Hashim Amla hit 92 runs as South Africa coasted to a six-wicket, series-clinching win over New Zealand in the second one-day cricket international on Wednesday. Morkel (5-38) and Lonwabo Tsotsobe (3-43), provoked a collapse which saw New Zealand slump from 163-2 in the 33rd...
  • South Africa win tour opener in New Zealand February 15, 2012

    Christchurch: Left-arm fast bowler Lonwabo Tsotsobe took a hat-trick as South Africa beat Canterbury Province by 20 runs in Wednesday's Twenty20 match on their New Zealand tour. Tsotsobe had opener George Worker caught by Morne Morkel for four with the fifth ball of his first over, bowled former New Zealand Test...
  • SL beat South Africa in thrilling finish January 23, 2012

    Johannesburg: Sri Lanka tailender Sachithra Senanayake smashed a six on the second-last ball for his team to chase down South Africa's total of 312-4 and win by two wickets in the fifth and final one-day international. Playing in just his second ODI and facing his second delivery on Sunday, Senanayake struck...