Indian team captain Virat Kohli has won the toss and he decided to bat first. Indian batsmen scored 272 runs with just three wickets down in 90 overs. Day two completely washed out because of rain. The opener of the team KL Rahul was the most run scorer from his team. He faced 260 deliveries and he smashed seventeen boundaries and a maximum in his 123 runs beautiful innings. Mayank Agarwal also batted very well for his 60 of 123 balls. Cheteshwar Pujara has gone with a first-ball duck. Captain of the team Virat Kohli added 35 runs to his team’s scoreboard. Ajinkya Rahane contributed 48 runs.
India scored a total of 327 runs in their first innings by facing 105.3 overs. Lungi Ngidi bowled 24 overs, gave 71 runs, and dismissed six Indian batsmen. Kagiso Rabada took three wickets in 26 overs with leaking 72 runs. Marco Jansen took the remaining one wicket. Now it will be very interesting to watch the Indian bowling attack against the South Africa team.
India vs South Africa Highlights today, Tuesday 28-12-2021, 1st Test, India tour of South Africa from SuperSport Park, Centurion.
Kohli win the toss and chose to bat first.
India team: Rahul, Agarwal, Pujara, Kohli (capt), Rahane, Pant (wk), Ashwin, Thakur, Shami, Bumrah, Siraj.
South Africa team: Elgar (capt), Markram, Keegan, Dussen, Bavuma, Quinton (wk), Mulder, Maharaj, Rabada, Ngidi, Jansen.
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South Afric: WWLLW
Match Timings: 08:00 GMT | 10:00 Local
Umpires – Adrian Holdstock, Marais Erasmus
TV Umpires – Allahudien Paleker
Match Referee – Andy Pycroft
Reserve Umpire – Bongani Jele
Match number – Test no. 2443