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Australia and South Africa vie for 2nd spot in Test rankings on 1 April cut-off date

Dubai, Mar 21 (IBNS): Ravindra Jadeja has whizzed ahead of India spin-twin Ravichandran Ashwin to take the sole top spot in the MRF Tyres ICC Player Rankings for Test Bowlers after grabbing nine wickets in the drawn third Test against Australia which puts the four-match series interestingly poised at 1-1.

South Africa retains top ODI ranking after 3-2 series win against New Zealand

Dubai, Mar 4 (IBNS): South Africa has retained the top spot in the MRF Tyres ICC ODI Team Rankings after completing a 3-2 series win over New Zealand on Saturday.

Klaasen earns call up to Proteas Test Squad

Durban, Feb 24 (IBNS): Cricket South Africa (CSA) on Friday named two uncapped players, Heinrich Klaasen and Theunis de Bruyn, in the Standard Bank Proteas Test squad for the three-match series against New Zealand starting next month.

Pakistan, Sri Lanka look set to qualify for ICC Women's World Cup 2017

Dubai, Feb 18 (IBNS): Pakistan and Sri Lanka look set to make it to the ICC Women’s World Cup 2017 as they take on India and Bangladesh respectively, in the last round of Super Six matches at the ICC Women’s World Cup Qualifier 2017 on Sunday, an official release stated.

India, South Africa book places in ICC Women's World Cup 2017 with comfortable wins

Colombo, Feb 17 (IBNS): India and South Africa completed comprehensive victories in the ICC Women's World Cup Qualifier 2017 on Friday to become the first two teams from the tournament to qualify for the ICC Women's World Cup 2017 to be held in England and Wales from June 24 to July 23.

New Zealand T20,ODI squads for series against SA announced

Wellington, Feb 12 (IBNS): New Zealand Cricket has announced two squads for the ODI and T20 series against South Africa.

South Africa ensures place in Super Six

Dubai, Feb 11 (IBNS): South Africa defeated Bangladesh by six wickets on Saturday to book a place in the Super Six stage from Group B of the ICC Women’s World Cup Qualifier 2017 while host Sri Lanka and Ireland moved closer to the next round with their second wins in Group A.

Imran Tahir becomes number- one ranked bowler as du Plessis breaks into top-5

Dubai, Feb 11 (IBNS): South Africa’s duo of Imran Tahir and Faf du Plessis have achieved personal milestones in the MRF Tyres ICC ODI Player Rankings following stellar performances in the just concluded five-match ODI series against Sri Lanka.

India, South Africa open with impressive wins in ICC Women's World Cup Qualifiers 2017

Colombo, Feb 7 (IBNS): India and South Africa opened their campaigns in style at the ICC Women’s World Cup Qualifier 2017 which commenced in Colombo on Tuesday.

SA,Pakistan win warm-up matches ahead of ICC women's World Cup Qualifier

Dubai, Feb 5 (IBNS): South Africa and Pakistan tuned up for the upcoming ICC Women’s World Cup Qualifier 2017 with victories in their warm-up matches in Colombo on Sunday.

Johannesburg and Wellington Test centurions on the charge in latest ICC rankings

Dubai, Jan 17 (IBNS): The six centurions from the recently concluded Test matches in Johannesburg and Wellington have been rewarded with impressive movements in the latest MRF Tyres ICC Player Rankings for Test Batsmen, which were released on Tuesday morning, an official release said.

South African cricketer David Wiese signs Kolpak deal with Sussex

London, Jan 10 (IBNS): British cricket club Sussex has signed three-year contract with South African all-rounder David Wiese.

ICC responds to Faf du Plessis' appeal

Dubai, Nov 25 (IBNS): The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Friday responded to South African skipper Faf du Plessis appeal.

Faf du Plessis’s hearing to take place in Adelaide on Tuesday afternoon

Dubai, Nov 22 (IBNS): Andy Pycroft of the Emirates Elite Panel of ICC Match Referees held a preliminary hearing on Monday and heard the submissions of the parties as regards when the hearing in relation to the charge laid against South Africa captain Faf du Plessis should take place, an official release stated.

De Kock, Rabada continue to charge up the ICC Test player rankings

Dubai, Nov 16 (IBNS): South Africa players Quinton de Kock and Kagiso Rabada have continued to move up the rankings after impressive performances in the second Test in Hobart which helped their side take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-Test series against Australia, an official release stated.