The visitors batted first after V Kohli win the toss and chose to bat. Team India all out by using 77.3 overs yesterday and 223 runs on the board in their first innings. The opener of the team KL Rahul scored just twelve runs and out. Mayank Agarwal also failed to score good runs, his wicket fallen with fifteen runs. Cheteshwar Pujara and the captain of the team Virat Kohli took charge scored a good partnership. Cheteshwar Pujara scored 43 runs and Virat Kohli 79.
Ajinkya Rahane added 9 runs, Rishabh Pant † contributed 27 runs, and Shardul Thakur 12. The superstar of the South African test cricket team Kagiso Rabada dismissed four Indian Batsmen in 22 overs with leaking 73 runs. Marco Jansen is performing so well for the South African team. He took three wickets, gave 55 runs, bowled 18 overs. The rest of the South African bowlers took one wicket each. The home team South Africa faced eight overs yesterday, scored 17 runs, and lost their captain’s wicket.
India vs South Africa Highlights today, Wednesday 12-1-2022, 3rd Test, India tour of South Africa from Newlands, Cape Town.
Kohli won the toss and India will bat.
India team: 1 KL Rahul, 2 Mayank Agarwal, 3 Cheteshwar Pujara, 4 Virat Kohli (capt), 5 Ajinkya Rahane, 6 Rishabh Pant (wk), 7 R Ashwin, 8 Shardul Thakur, 9 Mohammed Shami, 10 Jasprit Bumrah, 11 Umesh Yadav.
South Africa team: 1 Dean Elgar (capt), 2 Aiden Markram, 3 Keegan Petersen, 4 Rassie van der Dussen, 5 Temba Bavuma, 6 Kyle Verreynne (wk), 7 Marco Jansen, 8 Keshav Maharaj, 9 Kagiso Rabada 10 Duanne Olivier, 11 Lungi Ngidi.
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South Afric: WLWWL
Match Timings: 08:00 GMT | 10:00 Local
Umpires – Allahudien Paleker, Marais Erasmus
TV Umpires – Adrian Holdstock
Match Referee – Andy Pycroft
Reserve Umpire – Bongani Jele
Match number – Test no. 2445