JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa batsman Rassie van der Dussen was ruled out of the Twenty20 World Cup on Tuesday with a broken finger.
Van der Dussen was left out of the squad for the tournament in Australia starting next month after failing to recover from a fractured left index finger he sustained during the second test against England.
BRISTOL, England (AP) — A quickfire 39 from Heinrich Klaasen and five wickets for Wayne Parnell ensured South Africa won the second Twenty20 against Ireland by 44 runs on Friday.
After losing the toss and being put into bat, South Africa made 182-6 and opener Reeza Hendricks top-scored with 42 from 40 balls.
CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) — South Africa batsman and limited-overs captain Temba Bavuma was ruled out of next month's tour to England on Wednesday with a left elbow injury.
Bavuma will miss the three one-day internationals and three Twenty20 games against England, two T20s against Ireland, and the three-test series against England.
RAJKOT, India (AP) — India bowled out South Africa for a record-low 87 runs to win their Twenty20 by 82 runs on Friday and set up the fifth and last match as the series decider.
Avesh Khan's career-best 4-18 helped sink South Africa to its lowest total in T20s.
KOLKATA, India (AP) — David Miller smashed three successive sixes in the last over as first-timer Gujarat Titans breezed into the final of the Indian Premier League with a dominant seven-wicket win over Rajasthan Royals on Tuesday.
MUMBAI, India (AP) — Mumbai Indians finally ended its eight-match losing streak in the Indian Premier League after defeating Rajasthan Royals by five wickets on Saturday.
Earlier, Virat Kohli’s first half-century in 14 IPL games went in vain as the league-leading Gujarat Titans routed the Royal Challengers Bangalore by six wickets.
MUMBAI, India (AP) — An outstanding effort by Andre Russell went in vain when Gujarat Titans beat his Kolkata Knight Riders by eight runs in the Indian Premier League on Saturday.
Russell smacked 48 runs off 25 deliveries and took four wickets in an over, but Kolkata faltered in its chase in the death overs.
PUNE, India (AP) — David Miller bludgeoned an unbeaten 94 runs off 51 balls and Gujarat Titans took the outright lead of the Indian Premier League with a three-wicket win over Chennai Super Kings on Sunday with one ball remaining.
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Prosecutors have dropped charges against a man who had been arrested in a double shooting last year in Wichita that killed one man and injured another.
Charges of first-degree murder and aggravated battery were dropped March 14 against Jermall Campbell, 40, the Wichita Eagle reported.
MUMBAI, India (AP) — Rahul Tewatia smacked 40 not out off 24 balls for Gujarat Titans to overcome Lucknow Super Giants by five wickets and register their maiden win in the Indian Premier League on Monday.
CENTURION, South Africa (AP) — Bangladesh beat South Africa in a one-day international in South Africa for the first time on Friday and did it convincingly by taking the series-opener by 38 runs.
Bangladesh's batters set up the history-making victory with Shakib Al Hasan (77), Litton Das (50) and Yasir Ali (50) all hitting half-centuries in a strong total of 314-7.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Test of Faith, a winner of 14 of 16 starts last season, is harness racing’s Horse of the Year.
The award was announced Sunday night at the annual U.S. Harness Writers Association meeting.
LEEDS, Ala. (AP) — Roads were being cleared and crews were restoring power to thousands of customers after severe storms and possible tornadoes tore through several Alabama communities.
One of the storms Thursday evening toppled a tree, crushing a mobile home with people inside in the Birmingham suburb of Leeds, WBRC-TV reported.
LEEDS, Ala. (AP) — A possible tornado passed through central Alabama on Thursday night as a severe storm toppled trees and left thousands of people without power.
The twister was reported in the Birmingham suburb of Leeds, where a tree fell onto a mobile home while a couple was inside, according to news outlets.
CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) — India collapsed at the end of its run chase to lose the third and final one-day international against South Africa on Sunday by four runs.
SHARJAH, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Quinton de Kock took a knee at the start and David Miller took charge at the end as South Africa beat Sri Lanka by four wickets with a ball to spare in the T20 World Cup on Saturday.
NEW YORK (AP) — Moccasin maker Minnetonka is publicly apologizing for making money off of Native culture and promised to do more to support Indigenous communities in the future after 75 years in business.
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Aiden Markram hit 48 off 33 balls to propel South Africa to a 28-run win over Sri Lanka in their Twenty20 opener on Friday.
South Africa won the toss and elected to bat first in the three-match series.
BELFAST, Northern Ireland (AP) — South Africa swept the Twenty20 series against Ireland after winning the third match by 49 runs on Saturday.
The one-day international honors were shared, but South Africa dominated the shorter format with previous wins by 33 and 42 runs.
MUMBAI, India (AP) — Allrounders Moeen Ali and Ravindra Jadeja spun out Rajasthan Royals’ middle order and led Chennai Super Kings to a resounding 45-run victory in the Indian Premier League on Monday...
MUMBAI, India (AP) — Rajasthan Royals rallied from 42-5 down to beat Delhi Capitals by three wickets with two balls to spare in the Indian Premier League on Thursday...
CENTURION, South Africa (AP) — South Africa won the toss and sent Pakistan in to bat in the third and deciding one-day international cricket match on Wednesday...
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — The University of Michigan’s Big House has been transformed into The Big Vaccine Clinic...
I was exchanging emails with an old friend, David Miller, who moved from Charleston to Canaan Valley after retiring from Union Carbide. Then a few months back, he and his wife left Canaan Valley for the West Coast to be closer to their sons.
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Hashim Amla's 20th one-day international century set South Africa on course for its second successive 400-plus total and a 201-run win over Ireland in the Cricket World Cup on Tuesday.