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Dale Steyn Dale Steyn Height: 1.79 m DOB: June 27, 1983

Unarguably the finest bowler of his generation, Dale Steyn made a name for himself with his fiery pace combined with a deadly outswinger to go along with his aggressive celebrations. He has led the Protea attack for a number of years now but carries the pain of bowling the final over of his side's campaign at the 2015 World Cup that saw New Zealand's Grant Elliot knock them out with a six. Now 35, and struggling with injuries, Steyn will have to work hard on his fitness if he wants to realise his long-cherished dream of winning the Cup. Initial omens are looking good for him as he made a comeback to South African colours this year after a lengthy lay-off period meaning that he is still part of South Africa's plans heading into the 2019 WC.

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Brian Lara

IPL 2022: Lara and Steyn part of Sunrisers Hyderabad's new coaching staff

Cricket | Dec 23, 2021, 02:08 PM IST

Lara has been named strategic advisor and batting coach while Steyn has been appointed the pace bowling coach of the Sunrisers.

Virat Kohli

RCB prefer to see Virat Kohli be more aggressive, it sparks the younger players as well: Dale Steyn

Cricket | Sep 27, 2021, 07:53 PM IST

In a set up like the Indian Premier League (IPL) where each team has many young and uncapped players who look up to the stars to model their game on, an aggressive player like Kohli makes a huge impact.

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You're treated like a Hollywood star in India: Dale Steyn

Cricket | Sep 01, 2021, 11:53 AM IST

Steyn announced his retirement from all cricket on Tuesday. He featured in 93 Tests (439 wickets), 125 ODIs (196 wickets) and 47 T20Is (64 wickets).

Sachin Tendulkar hails Dale Steyn on 'wonderful career' as SA pacer announces retirement

Sachin Tendulkar hails Dale Steyn on 'wonderful career' as SA pacer retires

Cricket | Sep 01, 2021, 10:12 AM IST

South Africa's Dale Steyn announced his retirement from all forms of cricket on Tuesday.

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One of the best the game has seen: Cricket fraternity hails 'legend' Steyn as he retires

Cricket | Aug 31, 2021, 06:08 PM IST

The 38-year-old Steyn took to Twitter to announce his retirement, ending an outstanding career during which he played 93 Tests, 125 ODIs and 47 T20Is and picked 439, 196 and 64 respectively for the Proteas.

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Dale Steyn retires from all forms of cricket

Cricket | Aug 31, 2021, 04:19 PM IST

South African cricketer Dale Steyn took to social media on Wednesday to reveal that he is retiring from all forms of cricket from immediate effect.

Cheteshwar Pujara

WTC Final | Steyn points out flaw in Pujara's batting: 'I remember him playing great off his legs'

Cricket | Jun 24, 2021, 03:43 PM IST

Pujara's last Test century came in January 2019, during India's historic series win in Australia.

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WTC Final: Pujara could have rotated strike better, says Dale Steyn

Cricket | Jun 20, 2021, 02:30 PM IST

Pujara's strike-rate has been a constant subject of debate for sometime now and the India No. 3 did his stats no good on Saturday, scoring 8 off 54 balls.

Virat Kohli

You've got to play mind games while bowling to Virat Kohli: Dale Steyn

Cricket | Jun 18, 2021, 02:10 PM IST

Steyn said he used to apply a few tricks to break the current Indian team skipper's confidence by "playing mind games" when Kohli was finding his feet in the Indian side

Dale Steyn reveals 'legendary' Sreesanth moment against South Africa which gives him the chills

Dale Steyn reveals the Sreesanth moment against South Africa which gives him the chills

Cricket | May 16, 2021, 11:39 AM IST

South African fast bowler Dale Steyn, who was also the part of the playing XI in the game, termed the moment 'legendary'.

David Warner

IPL 2021 | Might be the last time we see David Warner at SRH: Dale Steyn

Cricket | May 03, 2021, 03:21 PM IST

New Zealand captain Kane Williamson was announced as Warner's replacement as SRH's skipper after the team made a dismal start to the season, winning just once in seven matches.

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Dale Steyn issues clarification on his comments on IPL, says words taken 'out of context'

Cricket | Mar 03, 2021, 01:51 PM IST

Dale Steyn took to his official Twitter account to issue a clarification after his comments on the Indian Premier League caused an uproar across social media.

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'No time for you as a human': Steyn lashes out at commentator for remark on hairstyle during PSL

Cricket | Feb 28, 2021, 08:46 AM IST

Dale Steyn hit out at a commentator for making a remark on his hairstyle during the 2021 Pakistan Super League.

Chris Gayle

Chris Gayle, Rashid Khan, Dale Steyn among top foreigners for PSL Players' Draft

Cricket | Jan 09, 2021, 09:03 PM IST

Around 400 foreign players have registered for the PSL starting from February 20, but the Pakistan Cricket Board said on Saturday that a few of them will not be available for the whole tournament

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Dale Steyn makes himself 'unavailable' for IPL 2021; will play in other leagues

Cricket | Jan 02, 2021, 03:18 PM IST

Steyn played in three matches in the IPL 2020 for RCB and claimed one wicket. He last played in the Lanka Premier League representing the Kandy Tuskers.

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Dale Steyn to join Kandy Tuskers for Lanka Premier League 2020

Cricket | Nov 22, 2020, 03:01 PM IST

Chris Gayle and Liam Plunkett, who were slated to play for Tuskers, had pulled out of the event.

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Virender Sehwag picks his five overseas flops of IPL 2020

Cricket | Nov 13, 2020, 09:10 PM IST

‘Kings XI Punjab’s 10 crore cheerleader’ Glenn Maxwell and ‘homemade pipe gun’ Dale Steyn top Sehwag's notorious bill.

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Happy birthday Dale Steyn! The South African all-time great turns 37

Cricket | Jun 27, 2020, 02:04 PM IST

South Africa's legendary fast bowler Dale Steyn is celebrating his 37th birthday today.

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Three break-in attempts at Dale Steyn's house, bowler shares details on social media

Cricket | Jun 11, 2020, 05:17 PM IST

South African pacer Dale Steyn wrote that three break-in attempts have been made at his house, urging people to be safe.

Dale Steyn, James Anderson recall how tough it was to bowl against Sachin Tendulkar

Dale Steyn, James Anderson recall how tough it was to bowl against Sachin Tendulkar

Cricket | May 23, 2020, 01:34 PM IST

Dale Steyn and James Anderson talked about difficult was it bowl to Sachin Tendulkar, especially in Indian conditions.

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