Sports Top 10 News: The two-match Test series between India and South Africa begins on December 26. The first game of the series will be the Boxing Day Test. This match will be played at SuperSport Park, Centurion. Before this game, there was a change in Team India. At the same time, the Jamaica Thalawas team will not play in the 2024 season of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL).
The first match of the two-match Test series will be played between India and South Africa starting December 26. Meanwhile, before the start of the series, BCCI announced the replacement of Gaikwad, who is not taking part in this series due to injury. BCCI has named Abhimanyu Easwaran as his replacement in the main squad. Abhimanyu Easwaran was already part of the Indian team.
There is a threat of rain during the Test match between India and South Africa being played in Centurion. The Centurion curator said that there is very little chance of play on the opening day and most of the second day of the Test and that the temperature will drop due to heavy rain, which will not help the spinners much.
Team India’s star batsman Suryakumar Yadav injured himself during the T20 series between India and South Africa. Suryakumar Yadav had an ankle injury. He was recently seen walking with the help of crutches. The scan had revealed that Suryakumar had reportedly suffered a Grade II ankle injury. This injury may require him to miss the field for seven weeks.
The Jamaica Thalawas team will not play in the 2024 Caribbean Premier League season. Instead, next season will see a new franchise take the field. Jamaica Thalawas won the CPL title in 2022. The owner of this team has revealed that his manager informed him that he is not fit to manage this team and therefore he was forced to make this decision.
The start of the Australia tour did not go well for Pakistan, while ahead of the Boxing Day Test, the team’s key spinner Nauman Ali was ruled out due to injury. Now spin all-rounder Mohammad Nawaz has been included in the team in his place. We tell you that Pakistan team suffered a big defeat by 360 runs in the first match of this series.
The Pakistan team has to play a Boxing Day test match against Australia from December 26. The Pakistan cricket team played the Boxing Day Test match for the first time in 1972 and the last time they played this match was in 2004. This means he will play the Boxing Day Test after 19 years. Pakistan has played a total of 8 Boxing Day Test matches from 1972 to 2004. Where they only won one game. They suffered defeat in three games. The Pakistan team, on the other hand, managed to draw four games.
In 2024, the Indian U19 cricket team has to take part in the ICC U19 World Cup in South Africa. In view of the preparations for this important tournament, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has announced the schedule of a tri-series in which South Africa and the Afghanistan U19 team will join India as the third team. All matches in this triangular series will be played at the Johannesburg ground and begin on December 29th.
Hardik Pandya’s participation in the Afghanistan series remains questionable. Earlier media reports had hinted at a possible return of the injured all-rounder during the Afghanistan T20I, but the chances of the new Mumbai Indians captain returning before the IPL 2024 now seem slim. He was injured during the 2023 World Cup.
When play ended on the third day of the Test match between Indian Women and Australia Women played at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai, the Australian team had scored 233 runs in the second innings and lost 5 wickets while still maintaining a lead of just 46 Runs. . Team India will have a golden opportunity to defeat Australia on the final day of the match.
Jaipur defeated Tamil Thalaivas in a thrilling match
Jaipur Pink Panthers registered a thrilling 25-24 win against Tamil Thalaivas in the Pro Kabaddi League on Saturday. In this low scoring game, the Pink Panthers scored nine tackles and three super tackle points due to the brilliant performance of Sunil and Reza. Thalaivas had taken a good lead of 16-10 in the first half of the game, but the Pink Panthers played brilliantly in the second half. The Gujarat Giants, on the other hand, defeated UP Yoddha 38-30.