Pakistan vs South Africa 1st Test Day 2 Highlights – Dec 27, 2018
1st Test, Pakistan tour of South Africa 2018, Watch SA v PAK Cricket highlights today – First test day two from SuperSport Park, Centurion (South Africa) Thursday 27th December 2018. The home team lost the toss and Pakistan batted first with 188 runs in their first innings with consuming 47 overs. D Olivier bowled 14 overs and gave 37 runs with taking six wickets. D Olivier took three wickets and DW Steyn took one wicket on his return after two years. Pakistan were eight down at 111 after that Babar Azam took charge and smashed almost all South African bowlers all around the park, He scored 71 runs off 79 balls, the most important thing is he smashed 15 boundaries in his innings. When his wicket dismissed then it was (45.3 finally an outside edge goes to hand. Rabada pulled his length back a tad, and a rare bad shot from Babar. The ball was perfectly pitched and moving away, finds the edge and Faf du Plessis clutches it at second slip, tumbling to his left 178/9).
The home team South Africa scored 127 runs with five wickets down in 36 overs in day one play. The opener of the home team AK Markram scored 12 runs and out, D Elgar contributed 22 runs, HM Amla 8, TB de Bruyn 29, F du Plessis (c) duck, T Bavuma 38 not out and DW Steyn 13 not out.
Pakistan won the toss and elected to bat.
South Africa team/playing XI
Aiden Markram, Dean Elgar, Hashim Amla, Faf du Plessis (capt), Theunis de Bruyn, Temba Bavuma, Quinton de Kock (wk), Keshav Maharaj, Dale Steyn, Kagiso Rabada, Duanne Olivier.
Pakistan team/playing XI
Imam-ul-Haq, Fakhar Zaman, Shan Masood, Azhar Ali, Asad Shafiq, Babar Azam, Sarfraz Ahmed (capt & wk), Mohammad Amir, Yasir Shah, Hasan Ali, Shaheen Afridi.
South Africa: LLWWW (completed matches, most recent first)