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South Africa’s De Kock hits quickfire 87 to set up ODI win

DAMBULLA: South Africa opener Quinton de Kock’s attacking 87 set up a four-wicket win over Sri Lanka in the second one-day international on Wednesday, handing the tourists a 2-0 lead in the five-match series. Chasing 245 for victory, South Africa reached their target with 43 balls to spare, giving themselves the perfect opportunity to pick up a series win in the 50-over format after going down 2-0 in the test matches. De Kock and Hashim Amla gave the touring side the perfect platform in their run chase with an…

ICC charges Warner, De Kock for Durban dispute

Australia vice-captain David Warner and South Africa batsman Quinton de Kock were charged by the International Cricket Council (ICC) on Tuesday for their heated off-field exchange on the fourth day of the first test in Durban. CCTV footage from the players tunnel at Kingsmead on Sunday showed Warner and home wicketkeeper De Kock involved in a fiery exchange as players climbed the stairwell to their dressing rooms during the tea break. “The umpires officiating in the Durban test have reported Warner for a level 2…

‘Personal insults’ behind Warner-De Kock verbal clash

Personal insults were at the root of a row between Australia's David Warner and South Africa's Quinton de Kock during the tea break of the fourth day of the first Test, their captains said. The incident is in the hands of match referee Jeff Crowe, with no immediate clarity about when a decision could be expected. CCTV footage showed Warner apparently turning on De Kock, as the players walked up a narrow staircase leading to the dressing rooms. "What was said and done during that interval was regrettable on both…