Free Press Journal
  • One needs to show patience with Aiden Markram, says Virat Kohli

    Centurion: International cricket can be harsh on young captains and no one knows it better than Virat Kohli, who feels that South Africa should persist with young Aiden Markram, since he has got all the requisite qualities to become a good leader.   Markram was handed the South African captaincy after the first ODI as Faf du Plessis got injured and it was a trial by fire with India trouncing the hosts 5-1

  • India vs South Africa: Have identified areas which need improvement, says Virat Kohli

    Centurion: India captain Virat Kohli is not ready to bask in the glory of a 5-1 ODI series win against South Africa as he has already “identified areas” which require improvement going forward to the next year’s World Cup. “We will definitely sit down as a team and figure out the areas that need improvement.

  • I don’t feel like competing with anyone, says Indian skipper Virat Kohli

    Centurion: Virat Kohli has literally made the 22-yard strip his own kingdom and the India captain is not in a mood to “compete with anyone” for any specific “tag” such as the best batsman in world cricket.  Kohli was again at the forefront scoring a staggering 558 runs (including three hundreds) in his team’s 5-1 ODI series win against South Africa but made it clear that he has never ever played cricket

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    Virat Kohli: My wife Anushka Sharma has kept me going throughout South Africa tour

    Centurion: His form has been ‘Bradmanesque’ in ODIs and Virat Kohli wants to make “each and every remaining day” of his international career count.  The Indian captain scored a staggering 558 runs in India’s 5-1 ODI series victory against South Africa and is now ready to scale greater heights.

  • India vs South Africa: India beat SA by eight wickets to win series 5-1

    Centurion: Disciplined bowling and unbeaten century by skipper Virat Kohli helped India outplay South Africa by eight wickets in the sixth and final One-day International (ODI) at the Supersport Park here on Friday. After a disciplined performance by the bowlers which helped India restrict South Africa to a modest 204, Kohli (129 in 96 balls), who slammed his 35th ODI ton, anchored the innings perfectly and helped his team to wrap up

  • Raj, Mandhana make it too easy for India

    East London (South Africa) : Veteran Mithali Raj and opener Smriti Mandhana hit stylish half centuries as India cruised to a comfortable nine-wicket victory over South Africa in the second women’s T20 International here on Friday.

  • Virat Kohli win for Team India against SA

    Centurion : Riding on an attacking century by skipper Virat Kohli (129 no), India made short work of the target of 205 given by South Africa in the sixth and final ODI at the Supersport Park here on Friday. Kohli, who is in sublime form, single-handedly scripted India’s victory and pocketed the series 5-1.

  • Sachin is T20 League’s brand ambassador 

    Mumbai : Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar has been made the brand ambassador of the upcoming T20 Mumbai League and he feels the league will provide a fine platform for the talented cricketers of the megapolis.

  • Batshuayi double delights Dortmund

    London : Michy Batshuayi scored twice, the second goal arriving in stoppage time, to earn Borussia Dortmund a 3-2 comeback win over Atalanta in the first leg of their Europa League last-32.

  • Bhambri to meet Thompson in Chennai Open tennis final

    Chennai : India’s Yuki Bhambri, seeded two, on Friday set up a final clash with No.1 seed Jordan Thompson of Australia in the Chennai Open ATP Challenger tennis tournament here.