Latest Cricket News Updates Latest news from (c) en-gb Sat 13 Apr 2024 The Perfect Start: Batsmen who scored hundreds on ODI debut Indian batsman Lokesh Rahul created history on a lazy Saturday, becoming the first Indian to hit a century on his one day debut. Rahul hit and six and finished up on exactly 100 from 115 balls as India beat Zimbabwe by nine wickets in the first ODI SA in Semis after D/L tie with WI The virtual Quarter-Final between South Africa and West Indies survived a rain abandonment threat to end up in an unexpected tie. South Africa who were stunned by the D/L Method to exit from the 2003 World Cup at home had their fortunes reversed at Cardiff. Bloemfontein ODI: Pakistan were poor in all aspects South Africa completely dominated the first ODI against Pakistan at Bloemfontein en route to one of their easiest wins. The visitors never showed any kind of application with either the bat or ball, and as a result lost the clash without putting up a fight. Proteas thrash Pakistan by 125 runs in opening ODI South Africa thrashed Pakistan by a massive margin of 125 runs in the opening ODI at Chevrolet Park in Bloemfontein. Williamson super ton, five run-outs help Kiwis shock Proteas again The unsung New Zealanders went onto take an unassailable 2-0 lead over hosts South Africa in their 3-match ODI Series. South Africa suffered with a team that had so little experience and led by Faf du Plessis who was still establishing himself as an international player. Stats Special: ODI debut tons On Friday, Australian Phillip Hughes became the latest batsman in international cricket to hit a century on his one-day debut. With the feat, Hughes became the eighth batsman to do so, but the first from Australia. South Africa beat India in rain-affected contest at Johannesburg South Africa defeated India by 11 runs (D/L Method) in the Only T20I at New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg for The New Age Cup 2012 Razzaq's magical ton carries Pak to nerve wrecking win in Second ODI! Pakistan pulled off a sensational 1-wicket win with one ball to spare in the Second ODI at Abu Dhabi on Sunday night.