SA vs Ind 1st Test Match Live India Now 3 Wickets Away From Victory
The first match of the three-match Test series between India and hosts South Africa is being played at Centurion. By the end of the fourth day's play of this match, South Africa had scored 94 runs for the loss of 4 wickets. At the time of writing the news on the fifth day of the game, the South African team scored 164 for 7 in 60.1 overs in the second innings.
Proteas, Second Innings, Captain Dean Elgar's Half-Century
Indian fast bowler Mohd. Shami dealt the first blow to the hosts in the second innings and clean bowled Aidan Markram for one run. Keegan Pietersen was caught by Siraj at the hands of Rishabh Pant behind the wicket on the score of 17 runs. Jasprit Bumrah clean bowled Van der Dussen for 11 runs, after that Keshav Maharaj, who came as a night watchman, was also clean bowled for 8 runs. Elgar, the captain of this team, looked dangerous, but Bumrah brought him a big relief by getting him out leg before for 77.
Mohammad Siraj gave India The Sixth Success. When he got bowled by Quinton de Kock after scoring 21 runs in 28 balls. Soon Mohammed Shami worked to give India the seventh success. Shami got Viaan Mulder caught by Rishabh Pant on a personal score of 1 run.
India's second innings, the team was reduced to 174 runs
The Indian batsmen were disappointed in the second innings in which KL Rahul scored 23 runs while Mayank Agarwal was dismissed after scoring 4. Apart from this, Shardul Thakur contributed 10 runs, Pujara 16 runs, Captain Kohli 18 runs, Ajinkya Rahane 20 runs and Rishabh Pant contributed 34 runs. Rishabh Pant was the highest run-scorer for India in the second innings. Apart from these, R Ashwin scored 14 runs, Shami 1 run while Siraj could not open his account. Shami remained unbeaten on 7 runs. In the second innings, Rabada and Marco Jansen took 4-4 wickets for South Africa, while Ngidi got 2 successes.
Performance of both the teams in the first innings Of Centurion Test
If we talk about the first innings of both the teams in this match, then the Indian team captain Virat Kohli won the toss and chose to bat. India had scored 327 runs on the basis of KL Rahul's century and Mayank Agarwal's half-century. for South Africa's team, Lungi Ngidi took 6 wickets and Kagiso Rabada got 3 wickets. At the same time, South Africa's team was bundled out for just 197 runs in their first innings. Barring Tamba Bavuma, none of the batsmen could reach the half-century While Mohammad Shami and 2-2 wickets were taken by Shardul Thakur and Jaspreet Bumrah for India.