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30 October, 2017 8:31 AM Kohli back as No. 1 batsman in ODI rankings

On the back of his 32nd ton and an overall tally of 263 runs in the three-match series against New Zealand, Virat Kohli replaced AB de Villiers as the No. 1 batsman in ICC's ODI rankings. The latest update, at the conclusion of the India-New Zealand, South Africa-Bangladesh and Pakistan-Sri Lanka bilateral series, saw the Indian skipper register his highest 46

28 October, 2017 9:47 AM Lahore to Lahore – a timeline of cricket in Pakistan since 2009

A look at the various international cricket teams and players who have visited Pakistan since the Lahore terror attack in 2009 Pakistan are set to host Sri Lanka for the third and final T20 on Sunday at the Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore. It is a historic occasion as this will be the first visit by the Sri Lankans since the horrific terror attack on their 19

25 October, 2017 7:17 AM Injured Faf du Plessis to be out of action for six weeks

Injured South Africa captain Faf du Plessis will not be playing for next six weeks after suffering an acute lumbar disc injury in the third ODI against Bangladesh on Sunday. According to ESPNcricinfo, Du Plessis will not only miss the two-match T20I series, which starts on Thursday, but will now also miss most of the domestic T20 competition with the aim to be fit for the inaugural 43

22 October, 2017 7:52 AM #Proteas pile up 369 for six in East London

South Africa scored their highest ever score against Bangladesh on Sunday, as they reached 369 for six in their 50 overs of the third one-day international in East London. Each member of the rejigged South African top-order made a start, but no one pushed on to score yet another century against the tourists. Skipper Faf du Plessis, who won the toss and elected 44

18 October, 2017 5:04 PM South Africa vs Bangladesh 2017, 2nd ODI in Paarl, Highlights: As It Happened

Catch all the action of the second ODI between South Africa and Bangladesh through our live blog. Tigers at home but walkovers abroad - this is an image that Bangladesh would like to change and that would be the driving force when they take the field in the next game. They would look to salvage some pride in the final ODI. South Africa have taken an unassailable 29

18 October, 2017 12:12 PM Amla, de Villiers bolster South Africa to 353

If the drubbing in the two Tests and the ODI series opener wasn't humiliating enough, Bangladesh were subjected to much more as AB de Villiers, in his first ODI innings since the Champions Trophy clash against India earlier this year, plummeted them with a whirlwind 176 off just 104 balls. Before de Villiers's belligerence, Hashim Amla scored a fluent 38

2 October, 2017 1:24 PM Faf du Plessis miffed with nature of Potchefstroom pitch

Captain Faf du Plessis has expressed his dissatisfaction with the Potchefstroom pitch, saying he had hoped for a surface that would give South Africa a greater advantage over Bangladesh. South Africa wrapped up the first Test on the fifth morning when they bowled Bangladesh out for 90 in spite of the placid surface. Since du Plessis began captaining 14

25 September, 2017 1:22 PM India vs Australia: After Series Win, Virat Kohli's Ominous Warning To Steve Smith's Men

India have won the ODI series vs Australia and are now targeting a sweep of all 5 matches. India captain Virat Kohli has called on his team to be 'ruthless' after a comprehensive one-day series win over Australia took India top of the world ODI rankings to add to their number one Test status. A five-wicket win in the 3rd ODI of the five-match series 45

17 September, 2017 6:11 PM Angry Pakistani fans target World XI captain Faf du Plessis for 'safely back home' tweet

New Delhi: Faf du Plessis, who captain a World XI team in the recently concluded Independence Cup in Pakistan, became the target of angry Twitteratti for his poor word choice. After playing his part in helping Pakistan get a taste of international cricket after a very long time, the South African captain returned home, safely. Safely, that's the word he used in his Twitter 39

11 September, 2017 10:16 PM Faf du Plessis to lead South Africa in all three formats

Gauteng: South Africa Test captain Faf du Plessis was on Monday named as the country`s one-day international skipper to add to his leadership roles in Test and Twenty20 internationals. Du Plessis, who is in Lahore this week to lead a World XI in three T20 internationals against Pakistan, takes over from AB de Villiers. De Villiers announced recently 51