Proteas fast bowler Lungi Ngidi will be out of action for a minimum of 12 weeks after sustaining a knee injury during the T20 International against Australia last Sunday.
Lungi Ngidi is relishing the chance to battle against Australia Down Under.
SACricketmag.com’s KHALID MOHIDIN rates the Proteas’ performances in the first ODI against Zimbabwe at the Diamond Oval in Kimberley on Sunday.
Lungi Ngidi continues to make his mark on the international stage as his sensational bowling helped South Africa bowl Zimbabwe out for just 117 runs in the first ODI in Kimberley.
Dennis Lillee will be turning in his old age home if he’s been reading the recent comments by Jimmy Anderson and Glenn McGrath complementing each other in the media.
Lungi Ngidi talks about his journey into the Proteas setup.
Lungi Ngidi says he wants to take the new ball for the Proteas.
You’ll have to search the record books for a while to find a bowler who made more of an impact in his first seven games of the IPL than did Lungi Ngidi.
Lungi Ngidi speaks after his Man of the Match performance against the Kings XI Punjab.
Lungi Ngidi captured four Kings XI Punjab wickets in a dramatic spell of bowling as their opponents were bowled out for 153 off 19.4 overs.
After picking up 14 wickets in three Tests and 14 in seven limited-overs matches, Lungi Ngidi says he hopes he can keep up the momentum for the Proteas in many years to come.
The Chennai Super Kings rolled over the Delhi Daredevils with an impressive debut from Lungi Ngidi who conceded just 26 runs from his four overs.
The pressure is on AB de Villiers and Lungi Ngidi in the IPL which kicks off Saturday – at both ends of the scale.
Proteas coach Ottis Gibson says they will assess the conditions in Johannesburg before settling on an XI for the final Test against Australia at the Wanderers.
Faf du Plessis says Lungi Ngidi could be replaced by Morne Morkel for the Newlands Test.