South Africa Vs Sri Lanka 1st Test Day 2 Highlights: South Africa Reach 126/4 At Stumps
Posted on September 07, 2017 by irene 98 out of 100 based on 537 user ratings
South Africa vs Sri Lanka 1st Test Day 2 highlights: After losing three wickets in the middle, Faf du Plessis and Quinton de Kock guided the South African innings as they reach 126/4 at the close of play. The hosts are currently leading by 170 runs. Sri Lanka got themeselves back in the contest as they scalped three wickets in the middle overs. Hashim Amla, Temba Bavuma were dismissed cheaply and Dean Elgar was stunned by Lasith Embuldeniya, who took a brilliant catch in his followthrough.
Earlier in the day, Sri Lanka managed to crawl their way back into the contest as they reached 191 in their first innings. Sri Lanka lost five wickets in the first session and were reduced to 133/6 at Lunch. Lasith Embuldeniya and Kasun Rajitha stiched a 32-run partnership for the ninth wicket, before Rajitha was run-out on 12 by Aiden Markram. Kagiso Rabada picked up the final wicket, giving the hosts a vital lead of 44 runs.
Sri Lanka in South Africa, 2 Test Series, 2019Kingsmead, Durban 19 February 2019
South Africa 235 (59.4)& 259 (79.1)
Sri Lanka 191 (59.2)& 304/9 (85.3)
Match Ended ( Day 4 - 1st Test ) Sri Lanka beat South Africa by 1 wicket
South Africa vs Sri Lanka 1st Test Day 2 highlights:
South Africa XI: Aiden Markram, Dean Elgar, Hashim Amla, Temba Bavuma, Faf du Plessis (c), Quinton de Kock (wk), Vernon Philander, Keshav Maharaj, Kagiso Rabada, Dale Steyn, Duanne Olivier