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Mark Gleeson

South Africa need 41 runs to beat Pakistan

Jan 05 2019

CAPE TOWN South Africa will need to knock off just 41 runs on Sunday to beat Pakistan in the second test and take a winning 2-0 lead in the three-test series despite Pakistan providing gallant resistance on the third day at Newlands.

Cricket-Pakistan lose wickets in bid to fight back v S.Africa

Jan 05 2019

CAPE TOWN, Jan 5 Pakistan were struggling on 37 for two against South Africa at lunch on Saturday after losing early wickets on the third day of the second test at Newlands as they tried to stave off defeat.

Du Plessis ton puts South Africa in commanding position

Jan 04 2019

CAPE TOWN South Africa captain Faf du Plessis led from the front with a hard-earned century to give the hosts a commanding 205-run advantage at the end of the second day of the second test against Pakistan at Newlands on Friday.

Cricket-South Africa move past Pakistan’s first innings score

Jan 04 2019

CAPE TOWN, Jan 4 South Africa moved past Pakistan's first innings total as captain Faf du Plessis scored a dogged 33 not out to take his side to 188 for four at lunch on the second day of the second test at Newlands on Friday.

Steyn happy with his pace but seeks confidence boost

Jan 03 2019

CAPE TOWN Dale Steyn, fresh from becoming South Africa's leading test wicket-taker, is happy with his pace but wants more wickets to get his old confidence back.

Cricket: Pakistan batsmen struggling with mind games, says Arthur

Jan 03 2019

CAPE TOWN Pakistan’s batsmen are facing a mental battle in South Africa after being dismissed for less than 200 for the third time in a row, their coach Mickey Arthur said on Thursday.

South Africa on top after Pakistan bowled out easily

Jan 03 2019

CAPE TOWN Opener Aiden Markram made a return to form as he scored 78 to help South Africa into a strong position on the opening day of the second test against Pakistan at Newlands on Thursday.

Pakistan batsmen struggling with mind games, says Arthur

Jan 03 2019

CAPE TOWN Pakistan’s batsmen are facing a mental battle in South Africa after being dismissed for less than 200 for the third time in a row, their coach Mickey Arthur said on Thursday.

Cricket-South Africa win toss and put Pakistan into bat

Jan 03 2019

CAPE TOWN, Jan 3 South Africa captain Faf du Plessis won the toss and put Pakistan into bat on the opening day of the second test at Newlands on Thursday, looking to make an immediate impact after winning the first test by six wickets last week.

Ajax sitting on fortune with another golden generation

Dec 08 2018

AMSTERDAM As Ajax Amsterdam prepare to host Bayern Munich next week to decide top place in their Champions League group in a major turnaround in their recent fortunes, their latest crop of players is being described as their best yet.

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