Roelof Van Der Merwe

  • Shikhar Dhawan's 248 drives India A to 433 for 3 August 12, 2013

    Pretoria: Needing a victory to seal their spot in the triangular final, India A got one foot firmly in the door well, it all but smashed that door down thanks to Shikhar Dhawan's rambunctious, boundaryladen 248 off 150 balls that set South Africa A a massive target of...
  • Shikhar Dhawan smashes 248, misses List A record August 12, 2013

    Pretoria: Shikhar Dhawan came within 21 runs of breaking the alltime highest individual score in List A cricket, smashing 248 off 150 balls in a ferocious display of hitting at the LC de Villiers Oval on Monday. Dhawan's outstanding innings contained 30 fours and seven sixes as South Africa A's...
  • Delhi coach Simons worried over spin attack April 5, 2012

    Kolkata: A day before their first IPL 5 match against Kolkata Knight Riders, Delhi Daredevils coach Eric Simons expressed his concern over his teams inexperienced spin attack. We do lack a big name as far as our spin department is concerned, Simons said after his team's practice session at the Eden...
  • Alcohol suspension for van der Merwe January 3, 2012

    Brisbane: South Africa allrounder and Twenty20 specialist Roelof van der Merwe has been suspended from the Brisbane Heat for one match in Australia's Big Bash League after failing a roadside alcohol breath test early on New Year's Day, the day after his 27th birthday. Queensland Cricket said van der Merwe...