Posts by tag: South Africa

South Africa Triumphs Over India in Exciting Women's T20I Opener in Chennai
Tristan Veldsman Jul 5 2024

South Africa kicked off their tour with a thrilling 12-run victory over India in the first women's T20I in Chennai. The match featured a standout performance by Tazmin Brits and Marizanne Kapp, while India's chase was hampered by key wickets. South African spinners capitalized on the pitch conditions, securing their first win of the tour.

Impeached Ex-Judge John Hlophe Takes Role as MK Party Chief Whip In South African Parliament
Tristan Veldsman Jun 21 2024

John Hlophe, the first judge to be impeached in democratic South Africa, has been appointed as chief whip of the MK Party. Announced by Arthur Zwane, the MK Party Secretary, Hlophe’s controversial appointment follows his impeachment from the judiciary. The MK Party, supported by Jacob Zuma, won 58 seats in recent elections but initially abstained from Parliament sessions.

Roston Chase's Heroics Propel West Indies to Series Victory Over South Africa in 2nd T20
Tristan Veldsman May 26 2024

Roston Chase's explosive 67 off 38 balls guided the West Indies to a 16-run victory over South Africa in the second T20 at Sabina Park. With this win, West Indies secured the series with a 2-0 lead. Despite a strong start by South Africa, West Indies' bowlers, led by Gudakesh Motie, successfully defended their total of 207-7. The series concludes on Sunday with the final match ahead of the T20 World Cup kicking off on June 1.