News | Cricket
21 Jan 2020 23:44
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Days of Xmas
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Sports > Cricket

    It's taken five games, but South Africa has its first win of the cricket World Cup

    It's taken five games, but South Africa has its first win of the cricket World Cup


    They've beaten Afghanistan by nine wickets in Cardiff, chasing down 126 in the 29th over.

    Captain Faf du Plessis says it's a relief to get up and running.

    He says their intensity was particularly pleasing.

    Australia's beaten Sri Lanka by 87 runs in London, bowling them out for 247, having earlier posted 334 for seven.

    CRICKET WORLD CUP COVERAGE WITH KENNARDS HIRE - THE RIGHT EQUIPMENT FOR EVERY JOB

    © 2020 Newstalk ZB, NZCity


     Other Cricket News
     21 Jan: Rewriting history... or a simple mistake as various cricket series morph into one another?
     20 Jan: The Silver Ferns have suffered a blow before taking the court for the Netball Nations Cup against England
     20 Jan: Conor McGregor's successful return to the UFC has sparked interest from an old foe
     19 Jan: The final of the women's Super Smash Twenty20 competition continues to be hampered by persistent rain in Wellington
     19 Jan: The New Zealand under-19 cricket team has their first point of the World Cup in South Africa
     19 Jan: Offspinner Dom Bess has taken a maiden international five wicket haul to give England the advantage after three days of the third cricket test against South Africa in Port Elizabeth
     18 Jan: South African coach Mark Boucher is concerned aggression in cricket will cease to exist if it continues down its current path
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    Less is more for the Chiefs More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    Electric car company Tesla has dismissed claims its vehicles sometimes accelerate without warning, saying they're false claims by speculators trying to spook the price of shares More...



     Today's News

    Tennis:
    Auckland's ASB Classic men's champion has crashed out in the first round at the Australian tennis Open in Melbourne 21:57

    International:
    Virginia rally shows what happens when the US tries to pass gun control laws 21:37

    International:
    Koalas of NYC campaign raises $22k by placing stuffed plush toys in iconic London and New York locations 21:27

    Business:
    Electric car company Tesla has dismissed claims its vehicles sometimes accelerate without warning, saying they're false claims by speculators trying to spook the price of shares 21:17

    Dunedin:
    The Glenorchy-Queenstown Road has reopened following a bus crash this afternoon 20:27

    International:
    What is a coronavirus and why is a new virus strain making people in China so sick? 19:57

    Accident and Emergency:
    Emergency services are responding to a large chemical spill at a Gisborne mill 18:57

    International:
    Google wants to kill third-party cookies. Here's why that could be messy 18:47

    Rugby:
    Less is more for the Chiefs 18:37

    Law and Order:
    Extra police officers have been brought in to join patrols after two gang-related dramas over the weekend 18:07


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2020 New Zealand City Ltd