India Vs South Africa, 2nd Test, Day 4, Live Score: Maharaj-Philander fifty partnership frustrates hosts
Pune, Oct 13: India would be looking to restrict South Africa batters in the second innings and win the match by an innings as skipper Virat Kohli enforced the follow-on against South Africa on Day 4 of the second Test here on Sunday (October 13). South Africa, on the other hand, would be aiming to dig deep and frustrate Indians and salvage a draw.
South Africa were dismissed for 275 in the first innings in response to India's 601/5 and trailed the hosts by 326 runs. Captain Faf du Plessis would be hoping for an improved show from his top-order batsmen who were a major let down in the first innings.
Earlier on Day 3, R Ashwin made a crucial breakthrough as India pressed home their advantage against South Africa. The Proteas started Saturday (October 12) on 36-3 and were all out for 275 in their first innings by the close of play.
Here are the live updates from Day 4: