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Tyrone Philander, a younger brother of Vernon, was killed meters from the family home in the neighbourhood of Ravensmead on Wednesday
England wicketkeeper-batsman Jos Buttler has been punished for the verbal volleys he threw at Vernon Philander
The England wicketkeeper Jos Buttler took exception to South Africa veteran Vernon Philander getting in his way during the final's day play of the second Test at Cape Town
Vernon Philander, one of the best bowlers in world cricket over the past decade, will retire from the international game next month
Keshav Maharaj said his lower-order colleague Vernon Philander, with whom he shared a 109-run ninth-wicket stand, kept him in good frame of mind even though South Africa were trying to avoid a certain defeat against India in the second Test match
India ran into Keshav Maharaj and Vernon Philander after reducing the South Africans to 162/8, but Ravichandran Ashwin broke the stand before finishing off with the wicket of Kagiso Rabada to give India a lead of 326 runs, which is their second-highest first-innings lead against South Africa
India, led by R Ashwin's four-wicket haul, bowled out South Africa for 275 to take a massive 326-run first innings lead on Day 3 of the second Test, in Pune on Saturday (October 12).
R Ashwin's 4/69 helped India keep South Africa to 275 on Day 3 of the second Test, in Pune on Saturday. The visitors, reeling at 162/8, were saved by Keshav Maharaj (72) and Vernon Philander's (44) 109-run stand for the ninth wicket. India now have a first innings lead of 326. Get here highlights of India vs South Africa, 2nd Test, Day 3
Playing his first Test in India, Mayank Agarwal showed remarkable concentration and endurance for his monumental 215 off 371 balls that allowed the hosts to declare their first innings at 502 for seven in 136 overs. In response, South Africa were staring down the barrel at the close of play, at 39 for three for in 20 overs, trailing India by 463 runs
A health worker checks body temperature of a passenger as a precaution against the coronavirus, at Dadar Railway Station in Mumbai.PTI Photo/Kunal Patil
A health worker checks body temperature of passengers as a precaution against the coronavirus, at Dadar Railway Station in Mumbai.PTI Photo/Kunal Patil
A man receives a dose of COVID-19 vaccine during a door-to-door vaccination campaign in Morigaon district of Assam.PTI Photo
Newly appointed Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral R Hari Kumar lays wreath at National War Memorial, in New Delhi.PTI Photo
Newly appointed Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral R Hari Kumar pays tribute to martyrs at National War Memorial, in New Delhi.PTI Photo
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