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Don’t look back in Amla says of Oval return

LONDON: South Africa’s Hashim Amla has insisted memories of an inspired innings will play no part when he returns to one of his favourite venues for the third Test against England at The Oval. Five years ago at the south London ground, Amla made South Africa’s highest individual Test score of 311 not out, his marathon effort playing a key role in an innings and 12-run win. South Africa return to The Oval for Thursday’s third Test all square at 1-1 in their current four-match series with England after a crushing 340-run…

Amla likely to succeed Smith as SA’s Test captain

JOHANNESBURG: Top ranked batsmen Hashim Amla is likely to be appointed to as South Africa's next Test captain, ARY News has learnt. Hashim Amla is considered as the frontrunner for the role, ahead of ODI skipper AB DeVilliers. The final decision will be made in Cricket South Africa (CSA) board meeting scheduled to be held in Johannesburg on Tuesday. In addition to announcing the new Test captain, South Africa will also name their ODI and Test squads for next month's tour of Sri Lanka. Initially Amla was reluctant for the…

SA feels happy over Amla’s return

ABU DHABI: Pakistan and South Africa will meet in the third ODI at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi on November 6, opening batsman Hashim Amla has been returned to participate in the remaining matches, ARY News reported. Amla, who ranked second in Test and ODI batsmen rankings, left for home to attend the birth of his second child after the first of two Tests in the series which ended 1-1. Amla wasn’t the part of the team in the first two ODI, the series between the two is leveled by 1-1. South Africa seemed Amla’s…