WAYNE PARNELL

  • Parnell out for South Africa but De Villiers backs depth October 20, 2014

    Allrounder Wayne Parnell has failed to recover from a shoulder injury in time to play for South Africa in the first one-day international against New Zealand at the Bay Oval in Mount Maunganui on Tuesday. Parnell is the only major injury concern for the Proteas, who are likely to select Vernon...
  • 2nd ODI: South Africa beat Zimbabwe to take series August 19, 2014

    Ryan McLaren and Wayne Parnell claimed three wickets apiece as South Africa beat Zimbabwe by 61 runs in the second oneday international to clinch the threematch series on Tuesday in Bulawayo. McLaren claimed figures of 3 for 21 in eight overs while Parnell took 3 for 28 in nine as...
  • IPL 7: Batting second was easier, says Delhi Daredevils' Wayne Parnell May 7, 2014

    Delhi Daredevils' South African seamer Wayne Parnell on Wednesday said batting second under the lights was much easier. As Delhi Daredevils slumped to an eightwicket loss to Kolkata Knight Riders at the Ferozeshah Kotla here, their third straight and sixth loss overall, Parnell said: "Batting second was easier due to the...
  • IPL 7: Kevin Pietersen's calmness rubs off on Delhi players: Wayne Parnell April 28, 2014

    Delhi Daredevils pacer Wayne Parnell is all praise for his skipper Kevin Pietersen, saying that the Englishman's calmness has rubbed off on his teammates in their IPL campaign so far. "Pietersen brings his own energy to the team and his calmness rubs off on the other players. If you have a...
  • South Africa in World T20 semis, England eliminated March 29, 2014

    South Africa sailed into the World Twenty20 semi-finals with a three-run victory over England in their super 10 Group 1 match in Chittagong on Saturday. England slumped out of contention for a place in the last four after falling short of a 197-run victory target in the face of some impressive...
  • Parnell to take WT20 leave for court hearing in Mumbai March 26, 2014

    Chittagong: Allrounder Wayne Parnell has been omitted from the South Africa squad for their World Twenty 20 match against the Netherlands so that he can appear in court in Mumbai. The team said in a statement on Wednesday that Parnell will not be available for Thursday's match as he needs to...
  • 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...
  • McLaren, Parnell in South Africa Test squad for Australia series January 29, 2014

    Durban: Allrounders Ryan McLaren and Wayne Parnell were named in South Africa's 15man squad on Wednesday for the threematch Test series against Australia starting on February 12. One of them is likely to fill the void left by the retirement of Jacques Kallis, who quit the fiveday game ahead of the...
  • 2nd T20: Du Plessis, Parnell lead South Africa to series victory November 16, 2013

    Dubai: Captain Faf du Plessis smashed a halfcentury and led South Africa to a sixrun victory against yet another lackluster batting display by Pakistan in the second Twenty20 international on Friday. The Proteas move to No. 3 in world Twenty20 rankings with a 20 win in the series after winning the...
  • 5th ODI: De Villiers and bowlers guide SA to 41 win November 11, 2013

    Sharjah: AB de Villiers stormed to an unbeaten century to help South Africa beat Pakistan convincingly by 117 runs in the fifth and final oneday in Sharjah on Monday, winning the fivematch series 41. AB de Villiers scored 115 from 102 balls with ten boundaries and three sixes his 15th...
  • Wayne Parnell troubled with irregular heartbeat problem August 29, 2013

    South African allrounder Wayne Parnell is still awaiting results of some cardio tests after he left the field during South Afirca A's four-day match against India A past week complaining breathing problem. Following the problem Parnell spent two nights in hospital and underwent a number of tests, ESPNcricinfo reported on Wednesday....
  • 2nd Unofficial Test: South Africa A lower order frustrates India A August 24, 2013

    Pretoria: India A bowlers ripped through South Africa A top order before letting the home side escape with a respectable 231 for 6 on the opening day of the second unofficial Test on Saturday. Impressive spells by allrounder Parvez Rasool and pacer Ishwar Pandey saw the South Africans being reduced to...
  • As it happened, Live Updates: India A vs South Africa A, day 2 August 18, 2013

    It's stumps on day two. South Africa A reached 20 for 1 at the end, still trailing India A by a massive 562. Another good day for the Indian batsmen as they piled on runs after being at 282 for 3 at close of play on day one. Captain Cheteshwar...
  • Pujara hits century as India A take command on day one August 17, 2013

    Rustenburg: Skipper Cheteshwar Pujara hit a scintillating 140 as India A reached 281 for 3 against South Africa A at stumps on the opening day of the first unofficial Test here on Saturday. Pujara cracked 17 fours in his 205ball innings and forged a 176run partnership with Rohit Sharma (70) for...
  • Juhu rave party case: Cricketer Parnell questioned April 10, 2013

    Mumbai: South African cricketer Wayne Parnell, out on bail in connection with a 'rave party' case, was on Wednesday questioned for over three hours in a police station in suburban Juhu. Keeping with a Special NDPS Court's order, he arrived at the police station at about 12:30 pm and his...
  • Wayne Parnell appears before police in Mumbai April 10, 2013

    Mumbai: South African cricket player Wayne Parnell, who is out on bail in connection with a 'rave party' case in the Indian city Mumbai, appeared before police to record his statement, as per court directives. Parnell appeared at the Juhu police station as per the special NDPS court order, a police...
  • Juhu rave party case: SA cricketer Wayne Parnell surrenders, given bail April 8, 2013

    Mumbai: South African cricket player Wayne Parnell who was a wanted accused in the Juhu 'rave party' case, on Monday surrendered before a local court and was immediately granted bail for Rs 10,000. He had earlier been shown as a wanted accused in the chargesheet of the case. Parnell hadn't...
  • Juhu rave party case: SA cricketer Wayne Parnell surrenders in court April 8, 2013

    Mumbai: South African cricket player Wayne Parnell who was a wanted accused to be a part of a 'rave party' during the last Indian Premier League, surrendered before a local court. Parnell was later granted bail for Rs 10,000. He had earlier been shown as a wanted accused in the...
  • Juhu rave party: Rahul Sharma charged with drug use March 25, 2013

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police has filed a chargesheet in the 2012 Juhu rave party case, charging Indian legspinner Rahul Sharma with drug use at the party and naming South African allrounder Wayne Parnell as the absconding accused in the case. The cricketers were present at the May 20, 2012, party...
  • Juhu rave party: Cricketer Rahul Sharma charged with drug use March 25, 2013

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police has filed a chargesheet in the 2012 Juhu rave party case. The police have charged cricketer Rahul Sharma with drug use at the rave party. South African allrounder Wayne Parnell has been named absconding accused in the case. The cricketers were present at the May 20, 2012...
  • Rahul Sharma and Wayne Parnell face IPL drug charges March 7, 2013

    Mumbai: Indian cricketer Rahul Sharma and South African Wayne Parnell are facing drugs charges after their detention at a late-night party last year following an Indian Premier League game, reports said Thursday. The two Pune Warriors players were among nearly 100 people detained for medical testing at an upmarket hotel...
  • Juhu 'rave' party: Mumbai Police files chargesheet March 6, 2013

    Mumbai: The Mumbai police on Wednesday filed a chargesheet in 'a rave party' case, wherein IPL player Rahul Sharma, actor couple Apoorva Agnihotri and Shilpa Agnihotri, and others had been rounded up after a raid on a suburban hotel. South African cricketer Wayne Parnell has been showed as a wanted...
  • Parnell predicts Steyn revenge in 5th game September 5, 2012

    London: South Africa's Wayne Parnell has told England to expect a firedup Dale Steyn as the Proteas look to square the fivematch oneday series at 22 in Wednesday's day/night finale in Nottingham. England went 21 up with one to play after a victory at Lord's on Sunday rounded off by Craig...
  • Reports may have been interchanged: Rahul's father July 25, 2012

    "We strongly suspect that my sons report may have been interchanged with someone. It may be unintentional, but anything can happen in this country," said Pradeep, an assistant subinspector from Jalandhar. "We wonder why it took two months to make the report public. The forensic department, where the samples were sent,...
  • Let's not jump the gun on Rahul issue: Bedi July 22, 2012

    Kolkata: Former India captain Bishan Singh Bedi on Sunday said one should not "jump the gun" and prosecute legspinner Rahul Sharma, who faces possible arrest after testing positive for consumption of drugs at a rave party in May. "Let's not jump the gun and rather see what actually it is," the...
  • Rave party: Rahul faces arrest, BCCI wants proof July 21, 2012

    Mumbai: BCCI has said that it will first like to examine every bit of information about Rahul Sharma being tested positive for drugs before reaching a decision on penalising the Indian cricketer. Police sources, however, have said that the cricketer faces arrest. The legspinner, along with South African allrounder Wayne Parnell,...
  • BCCI won't take action against Sharma in haste July 20, 2012

    New Delhi: The BCCI on Friday said it would not jump the gun and "execute" Rahul Sharma without conducting a proper investigation after the cricketer tested positive for drugs in a rave party in Mumbai earlier this year. The Mumbai Police confirmed that Rahul along with South African cricketer Wayne Parnell,...
  • Ganguly backs underfire Rahul Sharma July 20, 2012

    New Delhi: Former India captain Sourav Ganguly on Friday stood behind underfire Rahul Sharma who tested positive for drugs in a rave party in May, saying the young legspinner probably committed the "mistake unknowingly" and he, therefore, should not lose his place in the national team for the offence. The Mumbai...
  • Rahul Sharma, Wayne Parnell test positive for drugs July 20, 2012

    Rahul Sharma and Wayne Parnell who played in IPL 5 for Pune Warriors India were caught at a Mumbai rave party on May 20. ...
  • Rave party: Rahul, Parnell test positive July 20, 2012

    New Delhi: Indian legspinner Rahul Sharma and South Africa's Wayne Parnell have tested positive for taking drugs at a rave party in May. However, Rahul Sharma is presently in Sri Lanka for the oneday series starting on Saturday. The two international cricketers who played in the fifth edition of IPL for Pune...