25 Dec 2013
Durban: After sharing the honours in a thrilling draw, India and South Africa will renew their exciting battle for supremacy in the series-deciding second and final Test which promises to be another epic encounter starting here from Thursday.
04 Dec 2013
New Delhi: Veteran pacer Zaheer Khan made a comeback to India's Test side after close to a year but opener Gautam Gambhir was ignored as the selectors announced the squads for the Test and ODI tour of South Africa.
04 Dec 2013
Mumbai: Senior India pace bowler Zaheer Khan and prolific batsman Cheteshwar Pujara left here by an early morning flight to South Africa along with three other players well ahead of the two-Test series against the hosts.
01 Jan 2014
Cape Town: South Africa’s top tourist drawcard Cape Town bid farewell to 2013 with a 3D video send-off of Nelson Mandela as the nation entered the New Year without its beloved icon.
18 Dec 2013
Kolkata: Former captain Sourav Ganguly rated Mohammed Shami ahead of the experienced Zaheer Khan as he said the young pacer would be India’s ‘best’ in the Test series against South Africa.
01 Jan 2014
India might have lost the brief test series in South Africa but the experience garnered from two tough tests against the top-ranked team will serve them in good stead in tough away campaigns to come over the next year, captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni said.
02 Dec 2013
Mumbai: India's ODI cricket team, led by captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, on Monday departed for South Africa to compete in a three-match series starting December 5.
16 Dec 2013
Johannesburg: Team India begins life without ‘Little Master’ on Wednesday, taking on top ranked South Africa in the first of a two-test series in their first contest since Sachin Tendulkar’s retirement.
20 Dec 2013
Johannesburg: Indian batsman Ajinkya Rahane has said his side’s batting in the second innings will have a ‘crucial’ bearing on the first Test against South Africa here after the visitors came back strongly into the match with a devastating exhibition of seam bowling by their pacers.
13 Dec 2013
Karachi: Former Pakistani cricketer Shoaib Akhtar is not at all surprised to see Indian batsmen struggle in the team’s ongoing tour of South Africa.