India, South Africa lend helping hand to drought-stricken Cape Town

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India and South Africa donated 100,000 Rand to help the city of Cape Town, which is facing the worst drought in a century

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India and South Africa donated 100,000 Rand to the Gift of the Givers Foundation to drill borewells and help provide bottled water in the drought-stricken South African city of Cape Town.

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Elgar: ‘It’s always a great contest’ against Australia

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Dean Elgar: “It’s always a good battle against them whether we play them home or away, it’s always a great contest”

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South Africa opener Dean Elgar is looking forward to the four-Test series against Australia, which begins on Thursday in Durban, as he expects it to be a “good battle” and a “great contest”.

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Rumman Raees wants to get the better of Kohli, Smith and De Villiers

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Rumman Raees: “I’m not here to issue a challenge but I hope to get the better of Kohli, Smith and AB de Villiers whenever I get a chance to bowl to them”

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Pakistan left-arm seamer Rumman Raees has admitted that he would love “to get the better of” India captain Virat Kohli, Australia skipper Steve Smith and South Africa batsman AB de Villiers.

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Sehwag reveals why Ashwin was chosen to be Kings XI Punjab’s captain

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Virender Sehwag: “Yuvraj was also there in our minds. But a lot of votes from our support staff and owners went to Ashwin”

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Kings XI Punjab mentor Virender Sehwag has revealed that India spinner Ravichandran Ashwin was appointed as the franchise’s skipper for the upcoming edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) since he “always thought that a bowler should be made the captain”.

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