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South Africa isnt a Light Team for World Cup Title

South Africa might have lost the second practice match against New Zealand the other day, but, to start taking them lightly because of that result would be a big mistake. Players, sometimes, don’t get motivated enough to bring out their best in practice matches. But, come the tournament proper, there would be different sort of intensity. Also, the pitches on which the practice matches are being played are the side on pitches and they will not be used in the main games. The centre pitches will be used from where the boundaries on both sides will be at more or less at the same distance. (more…) Read more...

Quinton De Kock is terrible News for SA cricket Fans

Quinton De Kock’s recent injury is terrible news for South Africa cricket fans. The wicketkeeper batsman has been ruled out for two months and there is no certainty if he would be fit for the World Cup or not. De Kock is such an important player for South Africa, not just as a wicket keeper, but, as an opening batsman too. He has been groomed in the last couple of years and if he is not there in Australia-New Zealand, South Africa’s campaign would be affected severely. At this point in time, there does not seem to be anybody who is ready to take De Kock’s place in the top order if the young man’s recovery doesn’t go fast enough. (more…) Read more...