Indian team for Tests against SA: Virat Kohli (Captain), M Vijay, KL Rahul, Shikhar Dhawan, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane (vice-capt), Rohit Sharma, Wriddhiman Saha (wk), R Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Parthiv Patel, Hardik Pandya, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Shami, Ishant Sharma, Umesh Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah. … [Read more...] about Jasprit Bumrah earns call-up for Tests against South Africa
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Openers Bryony Smith and Lauren Winfield were both run out before Kate Cross had Amy Jones caught and bowled, but Heather Knight and Georgia Elwiss put on 68 to rebuild the innings. Brunt added 64 with Elwiss, before taking the lead in partnership with Glenn, slashing Nat Sciver over cover to seal the win with 22 balls remaining. … [Read more...] about England women warm up for South Africa series with intra-squad match
In a separate development, Health Minister Dr. Zwelini Mkhize said, cases in Gauteng, Western Cape, and Eastern Cape have slowed but it’s too early to determine if the cases have peaked. … [Read more...] about WHO Deploys Dozens of Experts to South Africa to Help Slow Coronavirus Spread
"It is a nightmare because it's the first time in professional cricket in South Africa that you've had uncertainty about when you're going to play," Andrew Breetzke, the chief executive of the South African Cricketers' Association, told Cricbuzz. "That in itself is creating pressure on players, pressure on administrators. And if there's one thing that cricket requires to be able to survive it's certainty - certainty around the FTP, and broadcasting rights and sponsorship. If you don't have certainty around playing in the future, those factors also become uncertain. It's not as if the break we're currently on is unusual. We have had that before. It's the uncertainty." … [Read more...] about Where to now for cricket in South Africa?