New Delhi. India bundled out South Africa for 197 runs in 62.3 overs in the first innings on the third day of the Centurion Test. India had scored 327 runs in the first innings. In this sense, Team India got a lead of 130 runs on the basis of first innings. Mohammed Shami took 5 wickets for India. During this, Shami also completed his 200 wickets in Test cricket.
Except Temba Bavuma (52) from South Africa, no batsman could survive. Apart from Shami, Jasprit Bumrah and Shardul Thakur also took 2-2 wickets for India. Temba Bavuma completed his fifty off 101 balls. This is his 16th in Test and first fifty against India. However, after scoring a half-century, he was dismissed by Mohammed Shami. He scored 52 runs.
Temba Bavuma completed his fifty off 101 balls. This is his 16th in Test and first fifty against India. However, after scoring a half-century, he was dismissed by Mohammed Shami. He scored 52 runs. Earlier, on the third day of the Centurion Test, India were all out for 327 in the first innings. India’s last 7 batsmen returned to the pavilion within 55 runs. South Africa also did not have a good start in the first innings and India dismissed 4 batsmen of the host team within 32 runs.
Jasprit Bumrah got India’s first success. He got the captain of the host team Dean Elgar caught by Rishabh Pant. However, after the lunch break, Bumrah got injured and left the field. Temba Bavuma and Quinton de Kock took advantage of this and added 72 runs for the 5th wicket. Shardul Thakur broke the dangerous looking pair by bowling dekock. At that time South Africa’s score was 104 runs.
After this, Kagiso Rabada (25) and Marco Jensen (19) definitely tried to handle South Africa’s innings. But Jansen was dismissed by Shardul Thakur and Rabada was dismissed by Shami and Africa’s innings was quickly wrapped up. Due to injury, Jasprit Bumrah bowled only 7.2 overs in the first innings. But he managed to take 2 wickets. Mohammad Siraj also got a breakthrough. But Ravichandran Ashwin’s hands remained empty. He bowled 13 overs. But he didn’t even get a wicket.