Free Press Journal
  • India vs South Africa: We got a ‘good hiding’ from India, says SA coach Ottis Gibson

    Port Elizabeth: A disappointed South Africa coach Ottis Gibson says he has no excuses to offer for the “hiding” his depleted side has taken from a rampaging India, leaving him with a lot to think about going forward. A 73-run win over the Proteas in the fifth one-dayer here yesterday has ensured India their first ever series victory on South African soil across all formats. The Virat Kohli-led team has taken an

  • India vs South Africa: Three low scores is not bad form, says Rohit Sharma

    Port Elizabeth: India vice-captain Rohit Sharma is glad that his return to form coincided with his team’s maiden ODI series triumph on South African soil but insisted that he wasn’t unsettled by the preceding low scores either.  Sharma struck a match-winning 115 in the fifth one-dayer here yesterday, a pivotal knock in India’s 73-run triumph, which gave the side an unassailable 4-1 lead in the six-match series. The inconsequential sixth ODI is

  • Mithali Raj guides India to seven-wkt win over Proteas

    Potchefstroom : Opener Mithali Raj held the innings together with an unbeaten half-century as Indian women notched up a comfortable seven-wicket victory over South Africa in the first T20 International here on Tuesday.

  • Ben Stokes to join England after pleading not guilty

    Bristol : Ben Stokes will join the England squad in New Zealand after the star all-rounder pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to a charge of affray over a nightclub incident that forced him out of the Ashes tour.

  • Centurian Rohit guides India 278/7

    Port Elizabeth : Opener Rohit Sharma scored his maiden century on South African soil as India posted 274/7 against the Proteas in the fifth One-Day International at the St. George’s Park here on Tuesday.

  • Delhi suffer shock loss to Kerala

    Dharamsala : Delhi’s unbeaten run in the Vijay Hazare Trophy was today brought to a halt by Kerala, who produced a team effort to eke out a stunning two-wicket win in a weather-hit Group B match here.

  • Second day of auction evokes low response

    Mumbai : The return of the annual auction to Mumbai was welcomed with heightened enthusiasm, but the response evoked from potential buyers was not all that great, especially on the second day, on Tuesday.

  • Kiwis end losing streak with win over England in tri-series

    Wellington : New Zealand ended their three-match losing streak with a 12-run victory over England in a tri-nations Twenty20 cricket international on Tuesday, inspired by an innings of 72 from captain Kane Williamson.