- Former Australia Test opener Matthew Hayden and ex-South Africa pacer Vernon Philander have been appointed as coaches of the Pakistan team for the upcoming ICC T20 World Cup in the UAE.
Published on Sep 13, 2021 04:42 PM IST
Tyrone Philander, a younger brother of Vernon, was shot while delivering water to a neighbour. The dreadful incident happened in the neighborhood of Ravensmead, said the media reports.
Updated on Oct 08, 2020 03:51 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |hindustantimes.com
Philander, 34, has played 97 matches across all three formats, taking a total of 261 wickets since his debut in 2011, before this game.
Updated on Jan 27, 2020 09:39 PM IST
Johannesburg |Indo Asian News Service
Philander received the penalty for his celebration after dismissing England’s Jos Buttler on the second day of the ongoing fourth Test between the two sides at the Wanderers.
Updated on Jan 27, 2020 12:03 AM IST
Johannesburg |Indo Asian News Service
England were held up by a last wicket stand of 99 between Keshav Maharaj (71) and Dane Paterson (39 not out) and it needed a direct-hit run-out by Sam Curran from mid-on to clinch the result shortly before lunch.
Updated on Jan 20, 2020 04:06 PM IST
Port Elizabeth |AFP
‘It’s the player’s stupidity’: Michael Vaughan responds after Jos Buttler questions spectators’ access to stump mics
England wicket-keeper Jos Buttler, who was docked 15 per cent of his match fees for swearing at Vernon Philander, has apologised for his act which took place in the second Test against South Africa.
Updated on Jan 14, 2020 12:36 PM IST
Buttler was fined 15 percent of his match fee and handed one demerit point after swearing repeatedly at South Africa all-rounder Vernon Philander late on the final day.
Updated on Jan 12, 2020 05:56 PM IST
PORT ELIZABETH |Reuters
The 29-year-old will pick up one demerit point for breaching the ICC’s disciplinary code, his first such offence. Players can be suspended if they accumulate four demerit points over a two-year period.
Updated on Jan 10, 2020 08:41 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |AFP
South Africa pacer Dale Steyn retweeted the video of the aforementioned incident, and captioned it: “Well, that was loud and clear.”
Updated on Jan 08, 2020 01:41 PM IST
Philander, 34, mainly represented South Africa in the longest format, and has played 60 Tests in comparison to 30 ODIs and seven T20 Internationals.
Updated on Dec 23, 2019 05:25 PM IST
Johannesburg |Press Trust of India
In the two Tests against South Africa, he has been at his sharpest behind the stumps, providing the perfect back-up to his bowlers as the hosts have wrapped up both the games with ease.
Updated on Oct 14, 2019 08:27 AM IST
The Virat-Kolhi led side enforced the follow-on on day four of the second Test match being played at Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune.
Updated on Oct 13, 2019 12:48 PM IST
Pune |Asian News International
This move makes a lot of sense. As a One-Day opener, Rohit has established himself as the next most dangerous batsman to Kohli. The move to opening means Rohit bats ahead of Kohli in Test matches and this is crucial to revitalising his career in the longer format.
Updated on Oct 14, 2019 08:24 AM IST
Hindustan Times |Ian Chappell
The two made the bowlers toil throughout the day after South Africa lost the wicket of skipper Faf Du Plessis at the total of 162. They were 275, conceding a lead of 326 runs.
Updated on Oct 12, 2019 11:29 PM IST
‘It dents your ego,’ Temba Bavuma reveals impact of Philander-Maharaj partnership on Proteas batters
IND vs SA: Maharaj (72) and Philander (44 not out) contributed with a 109-run stand for the ninth wicket in South Africa’s 275 all out in reply to India’s huge 601/5 declared in the first innings.
Updated on Oct 12, 2019 08:14 PM IST
Pune |Press Trust of India
Ind vs SA: Maharaj, who made 72 with an injured shoulder, and Philander, unbeaten on 44, put on 109 for the ninth wicket to frustrate the Indian bowlers for 43.1 overs in Pune.
Updated on Oct 12, 2019 06:06 PM IST
IND vs SA: For South Africa, the fight came from an unlikely source—the ninth-wicket pair of Keshav Maharaj and Vernon Philander. The two bettered South Africa’s ninth wicket partnership against India with an effort of 109 runs in 43.1 overs.
Updated on Oct 12, 2019 11:36 PM IST
Ind vs Sa: The Proteas endured one of their most frustrating days on the field—in the record books it will go down as three catches put down, but there were quite a few edges which didn’t result in wickets for the bowlers.
Updated on Oct 11, 2019 10:24 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Pune | Sanjjeev K Samyal
Former India batsman Gautam Gambhir heaped praise on India opener Rohit Sharma, declaring him as the “most dangerous and best batsman in the world cricket”.
Updated on Jul 09, 2020 11:14 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |HT Correspondent
What it underlined was how Shami simply took out the pitch out of the equation in dismantling the Proteas batsmen. That he did with no help from the fielders, getting four of his victims bowled, adds lustre to his performance.
Updated on Oct 08, 2019 09:23 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Dehi |Sanjjeev K Samyal/N Ananthanarayanan
Despite being one of the finest bowlers in the game right now, the Indian team management, led by captain Virat Kohli and coach Ravi Shastri, consistently keep R Ashwin out of the side.
Updated on Oct 05, 2019 07:56 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Aditya Iyer and Khurram Habib
Du Plessis, whose tactics and field placements drew criticism from the likes of Sunil Gavaskar and Graeme Smith, got full marks for his sportsmanship
Updated on Oct 03, 2019 12:32 PM IST
India vs South Africa 1st Test: Ton-up Rohit Sharma shines before rain washes out final session of opening day
India vs South Africa: For all his ODI swag that he got to replicate against the Proteas spinners, Rohit Sharma’s century too came off a tweaker in Senuran Muthusamy.
Updated on Oct 03, 2019 07:21 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Visakhapatnam | Abhishek Paul
Rohit reached his 50 before the lunch break and when the session resumed post lunch, he accelerated and attacked the spinners.
Updated on Oct 03, 2019 07:25 AM IST
India vs South Africa: Rohit Sharma, Mayank Agarwal end 24-innings wait for a century opening stand for India
Both Rohit Sharma and Mayank Agarwal brought up their respective half-centuries to give a strong start to India after captain Virat Kohli won the toss and opted to bat first against South Africa at Visakhapatnam
Updated on Oct 03, 2019 07:25 AM IST
India vs South Africa: ‘I needed to get better,’ Proteas captain Faf du Plessis claims to have learnt his lessons from 2015 tour
South Africa had no answer to the spin duo of Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja, losing the four-match series 0-3. Du Plessis himself had a tough time, scoring just 60 runs in seven innings.
Updated on Oct 01, 2019 03:40 PM IST
Visakhapatnam |Press Trust of India
India will be without the services of their lethal weapon Jasprit Bumrah, who was ruled out of the series due to a stress fracture in the lower back. Maharaj said India will miss him badly.
Updated on Sep 30, 2019 05:31 PM IST
India vs South Africa: How should Rohit Sharma be managed as a Test opener? Yuvraj Singh has a clear answer
Rohit was dismissed for a duck in the practice match between India’s Board President’s XI and South Africa.
Updated on Sep 30, 2019 12:18 PM IST
In their home conditions, India, the number 1 ranked side in the world, will start as overwhelming favourites, but South Africa too have the players to give the hosts a run for their money.
Updated on Sep 30, 2019 11:55 AM IST
India vs South Africa: Why spin-friendly surfaces can be double-edged sword for Team India - Meet Proteas effective tweakers
R Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja remain match-winners in home conditions and hence, will be Virat Kohli’s biggest weapon.
Updated on Sep 29, 2019 07:14 PM IST