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India topple South Africa to reach T20 final

Former champions India upstaged South Africa by six wickets in the second semi-final in Dhaka to cruise into the final of World Twenty20.

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South Africa in World Twenty20 semis, England eliminated

AB de Villiers topped scored for South Africa.

South Africa sailed into the World Twenty20 semi-finals with a three-run victory over former champions England in their super 10 Group One match in Chittagong on Saturday.

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World T20: South Africa pulls off narrow win over Kiwis

J.P. Duminy plays an unorthodox stroke during his innings of 86.

Chittagong South Africa defeated New Zealand by two runs in a dramatic finish in their crucial Group One match in the World Twenty20 tournament on Monday.

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World Twenty20: South Africa fined for slow over-rate

Dale Steyn celebrates South Africa's victory in Chittagong.

South Africa were fined for a slow over-rate during their hard fought World Twenty20 win over New Zealand in Chittagong, the International Cricket Council said on Tuesday.

South Africa survive Dutch fright

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World Twenty20 powerhouses South Africa survived a major scare when they scrambled past rank outsiders Netherlands by six runs in a Group One Super 10 match in Bangladesh on Thursday.

Australia made its own luck in landmark series win in South Africa

David Warner.

Jesse Hogan There was nothing lucky about Australia’s series triumph in South Africa.

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Australia and South Africa set for four-test series

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Rob Forsaith Australia and South Africa's next epic Test series could be played over four matches for the Kallis-Ponting trophy.

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Ashes, South Africa ... now for the world

David Warner smashes a four.

Dean Jones It won't be easy but Australia can win its first world Twenty20 crown.

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Mitchell Starc stars as Australia claim T20 series win over South Africa 2-0

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Mitchell Starc went for the throat as Australia made it five Twenty20 wins on the trot with a comfortable six-wicket victory over South Africa.

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Sri Lanka score narrow win over South Africa

World number one Sri Lanka held their nerve in the final overs to pull off a narrow five-run victory over South Africa in the World T20 tournament at Chittagong on Saturday.

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David Warner ignites war of words with South Africa over ball-tampering

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David Warner has been menacing South Africa on the field in the three-Test series, now he has their team management in a spin.

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David Warner's ball-tampering slurs rile South Africa's coach

South African coach Russell Domingo.

Jesse Hogan South Africa coach Russell Domingo condemns David Warner for making ball-tampering inferences against his team, but says the slurs will motivate his team on Saturday.

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Changes likely for South Africa in Third Test decider

Quinton de Kock.

Hosts to alter the side that downed Australia by 231 runs in the second Test.

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Proteas coach says South Africa has not mastered Mitchell Johnson

Mitchell Johnson.

Russell Domingo is wary of another Mitchell Johnson mauling.

David Warner's ball-tampering gibe fires up South Africa for third Test

Jesse Hogan Cape Town South African coach Russell Domingo has condemned David Warner for making ball-tampering inferences against his team, but argued the slurs would entrench the home team's advantage for the...

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South Africa's A.B. de Villiers the ultimate all-rounder

PORT ELIZABETH, SOUTH AFRICA - FEBRUARY 21: AB de Villiers of South Africa leaves the field after getting out to Nathan Lyon of Australia during day two of the Second Test match between South Africa and Australia at AXXESS St George's Cricket Stadium on February 21, 2014 in Port Elizabeth, South Africa.  (Photo by Morne de Klerk/Getty Images)

Jesse Hogan A.B.de Villiers excelled at, among other sports, golf, tennis and rugby before deciding to grace cricket with his presence. But the world's No.

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South Africa get a boost from return of AB de Villiers and Dale Steyn

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Jesse Hogan The injury cloud hanging over two of South Africa's key players has lifted, with A.B. de Villiers joining Dale Steyn in making an encouraging return to action before next week's first Test against...

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The challenge of keeping it pitch perfect in South Africa

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Geoff Lawson The first Test will be the litmus test of how Graeme Smith wants to play the series.

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Neil Harvey the master of South Africa

If Australia's Test batsmen want advice on how best to master treacherous pitch conditions in South Africa, they would do well to have Neil Harvey on speed dial this month.

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Shaun Marsh arrives in South Africa with selection not guaranteed

Shaun Marsh.

Jesse Hogan Shaun Marsh arrived in Johannesburg after one of the most significant 24-hour periods in his cricketing career.

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