Welcome back as another intriguing day of Test cricket at Centurion awaits fans after India launched a late comeback to share honours with hosts South Africa on the opening day of the second Test. Stay tuned for live updates and scorecard from the zeenews.com sports team.
1 pm: South Africa owed it to big fifties from Aiden Markram (94) and Hashim Amla (82) on the opening day, but led by Ashwin (3/90), India came back late to restrict the hosts to 269/6. But today, skipper Faf du Plessis (24*) will hope to carry the tail along and go past at least 350 for a par first-innings score. India, on the other hand, would want to restrict SA to under 325.
Meanwhile, here’s the match report from Day 1:
India came back strongly late on Day 1 in the second Test against South Africa at SuperSport Park in Centurion as the hosts closed the proceedings on 269/6 on Saturday. Aiden Markram top-scored for the Proteas with 94 as R Ashwin picked up three…