spacer
Home Page
NewsPhilander on fire as South Africa dominate
27 March 2012
Philander on fire as South Africa dominate

 

WELLINGTON: South African pace sensation Vernon Philander became the fastest man in 116 years to reach 50 Test wickets as New Zealand struggled to stay alive in the third Test.
Philander, 26, reached the milestone in only his seventh Test as New Zealand folded for 275 in their first-innings in reply to South Africa’s 474 for nine declared, avoiding the follow-on by a single run. At stumps on the fourth day, South Africa, who hold a 1-0 lead in the three-Test series, were 75 without loss in their second-innings, leading by 274 runs with one day remaining.
First-innings centurion Alviro Petersen is not out 38 with captain Graeme Smith on 34 as the tourists look to bat New Zealand out of contention.
New Zealand’s fading hopes of levelling the series received a severe setback when captain Ross Taylor was hit on the forearm by paceman Morne Morkel. He was taken to hospital where an x-ray confirmed a broken bone and team management said he was unlikely to take any further part in the match. With Taylor out of action, Philander made the most of the short route to the New Zealand tail, finishing with six for 81 and tightening South Africa’s grip on the Test.
NewsSee Also in Sports News
Williams blitzes Bouchard to keep Finals hopes alive
24 October 2014

SINGAPORE: Serena Williams hit back from her embarrassing defeat at the WTA Finals by demolishing Eugenie Bouchard 6-1, 6-1 to keep her campaign alive in fearsome fashion on Thursday. After only winning two games against Simona Halep, a grimly focused Williams only lost two against Bouchard as she swept the glamorous Canadian off court and out of the tournament in 58 minutes. The defending champion lost the first game but then grabbed 11 in a row, including a serve recorded at 205 kilometres ... Full Story
KP Amateur Golf C’ship starts today
24 October 2014

PESHAWAR: The 47th edition of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Amateur Golf Championship will tee off here at 6666-yards PAF Golf Course today (Friday) over 54-hold, 18-hole each day. Addressing a press conference, KP Golf Association secretary Col (r) Shahadat Hussain, flanked by veteran golfer and captain of the historical golf course Zahir Shah, disclosed that all the arrangements for holding the national ranking were completed. Shahadat, a veteran golfer, said status and eligibility of the event was ... Full Story
Real make Liverpool suffer, Wenger gets dramatic birthday gift
24 October 2014

PARIS: Real Madrid handed Liverpool a 3-0 Champions League reality check Wednesday as Arsenal struck twice at the death in a 2-1 win at Anderlecht to mark manager Arsene Wenger's 65th birthday in style. At Anfield, Cristiano Ronaldo hit his 70th Champions League goal -- one short of the all-time record 71 held by Raul -- and his 20th of the season with Karim Benzema grabbing a brace. Real maintained their 100 percent record in Group B as did Borussia Dortmund in Group D after trouncing ... Full Story
PSF executive body meeting today
24 October 2014

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Squash Federation (PSF) executive body meeting will be held today (Friday) here at Mushaf Mir Squash Complex under the chair of SVP Syed Razi Nawab, which will ... Full Story
Korda leads Wie, Feng after 1st round
24 October 2014

SANYA: Jessica Korda of the US fired a six-under 66 at the first round of the LPGA Blue Bay Championship in China on Thursday, edging ahead of a chasing pack including compatriot ... Full Story
Murray, Ferrer in Valencia last eight
24 October 2014

VALENCIA : Andy Murray inched closer to sealing his place at the World Tour Finals with a 6-2, 6-4 win over Fabio Fognini to reach the Valencia Open quarter-finals on Thursday. The ... Full Story
PSF chief promises best facilities for Aamir
24 October 2014

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Squash Federation (PSF) president Air Chief Marshal Tahir Rafique Butt has promised to provide each and every thing Aamir Atlas Khan desires. Talking to The ... Full Story
Flintoff joins Brisbane in Big Bash League
24 October 2014

MELBOURNE: Former England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff joined Brisbane Heat on a short-term deal in the Big Bash League (BBL) on Thursday, extending his surprise return to Twenty20 ... Full Story
World Cup 2015 organisers look for 1,500 net bowlers
24 October 2014
Ahmed stuns Aqeel in SN Tennis quarters
24 October 2014
Salim announces to contest for PTF top slot
24 October 2014
Warner pacifies brisk brilliance of Sarfraz
24 October 2014
Omar beat Aamir to lift CAS Int’l Squash title
24 October 2014
PCB chief, BoG greet Younus on double landmark
24 October 2014
Younus makes history with 25th ton
23 October 2014
PCB prolongs work on Ajmal's action
23 October 2014
Serena slumps to biggest defeat in 16 years
23 October 2014
Alcaraz is new coach at Levante
23 October 2014
Aamir sets final clash against Omar in CAS Squash
23 October 2014
Aamir urges PSF chief to recognise his services
23 October 2014
Goal hungry Messi targets El Clasico
23 October 2014
Djokovic announces birth of son
23 October 2014
Magnificent seven for Bayern as goals rain down
23 October 2014
Yet another shot at glory
23 October 2014
Race for PTF top slot gears up
23 October 2014
Awaz.tv
Privacy Policy: We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our Website. These companies may use information (not including your name, address email address or telephone number) about your visits to this and other Web sites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, click here.

Disclaimer: Awaz.tv is not responsible for any content linked to or referred to from these pages. All videos, live tvs, blogs or video links point to content hosted on third party websites or members. We are using third party links for live tvs. Users who upload these videos or blogs agree not to upload illegal content when creating their user accounts. Awaz.tv does not accept responsibility for content hosted on third party websites or by the members. If you have any questions please contact us.
Copyright © 2000-2014 AWAZ.TV. All rights reserved unless where otherwise noted.