SA v IND highlights today – Third freedom test day one from The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg (South Africa) Wednesday 24th January 2018. As we know India Already lost three test matches series by losing the first two of them, now it’s the must-win game to prove that they are the world’s no 1 team. The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg cricket stadium highest total is 652/7d scored by Australia in 2002 against the home team.
South Africa’s highest total of the venue is 620 against Australia in 1996. South Africa highest total on the ground against India is 450/7, scored in 2013, in reply India scored 421 runs. AB de Villiers going on top of the list in most runs scorer of this series so far with 200 runs in four innings, V Kohli 191 and F du Plessis 173. VD Philander took ten wickets, Mohammed Shami took nine and K Rabada took also nine wickets so far.
India won the toss and elected to bat.
India team/playing XI
1 M Vijay, 2 KL Rahul, 3 Cheteshwar Pujara, 4 Virat Kohli (capt), 5 Ajinkya Rahane, 6 Hardik Pandya, 7 Parthiv Patel (wk), 8 Bhuvneshwar Kumar, 9 Mohammed Shami, 10 Jasprit Bumrah, 11 Ishant Sharma.
South Africa team/playing XI
1 Dean Elgar, 2 Aiden Markram, 3 Hashim Amla, 4 AB de Villiers, 5 Faf du Plessis (capt), 6 Quinton de Kock (wk), 7 Andile Phehlukwayo, 8 Vernon Philander, 9 Kagiso Rabada, 10 Morne Morkel, 11 Lungi Ngidi.
Match Timings: 10.00 start, Lunch 12.00-12.40, Tea 14.40-15.00, Close 17.00
India tour of South Africa 3rd Test Highlights
Umpires – Ian Gould, Aleem Dar
TV Umpires – Michael Gough
Match Referee – ?
Reserve Umpire – Adrian Holdstock
Match number – Test no. 2294