Live Cricket Score and Updates, Ind vs SA 1st Test Match, Day 3: Dean Elgar, Faf du Plessis Rebuild for South Africa
Fri, 04 Oct 2019 11:21:33 am
FOUR! Fuller and on the pads, Faf just clips it through mid-wicket for a boundary. Great strokeplay by the South African skipper.
Fri, 04 Oct 2019 11:21:27 am
SIX! Second six of the over for Elgar! Flighted ball on middle, Elgar comes down the track and lofts this over the bowler's head for a huge maximum. 16 runs have come off the over.
Fri, 04 Oct 2019 11:21:20 am
FOUR! Loopy delivery on miiddle and leg, Elgar flicks it fine towards the fine leg region for a boundary.
Fri, 04 Oct 2019 11:21:11 am
TOP EDGE AND SIX! Flighted delivery on off, Elgar plays a slog sweep towards the deep mid-wicket region and the ball lands on the fence on the full. The fielder from deep square leg runs in but does not reach it. The umpires check whether it is a maximum or a four. Replays roll in and it is deemed a maximum.
Fri, 04 Oct 2019 11:20:57 am
Ravindra Jadeja to Dean Elgar. no run, Close one! Elgar shuffles across the wicket and tries to flick the ball towards the leg side. It skids on and Elgar misses the ball. However, luckily for Elgar, the ball also missed the leg pole. Lucky for him!
Fri, 04 Oct 2019 10:58:14 am
FOUR! This is pitched outside off, du Plessis looks to defend it but goes off the outside edge towards the third man region. The fielders give it a chase but are unable to keep the ball in play and a boundary is signalled.
Fri, 04 Oct 2019 10:58:05 am
FOUR! Beautiful shot from Elgar! Flighted ball on off, Elgar lunges forward and drives this through the cover fielder for a boundary.
Fri, 04 Oct 2019 10:57:56 am
FIFTY! 14th Test fifty for Elgar! This has been an excellent innings from Elgar as he has looked at ease. Full delivery on middle, Elgar drives this to long on and takes a single. He knows that his job is only half done and should be looking to continue on to score a big one.
Fri, 04 Oct 2019 10:43:31 am
FOUR! Swept away! This has happened time and again by Ashwin today and du Plessis is the man who is counter-attacking him.
Fri, 04 Oct 2019 10:43:18 am
FOUR! Great execution by Elgar! Floated delivery outside off, Dean gets down on one knee and slog sweeps this one over backward square leg for a boundary.
Fri, 04 Oct 2019 10:18:32 am
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Fri, 04 Oct 2019 10:18:20 am
FOUR! Beautiful shot from du Plessis! Full delivery on middle and leg, Faf flicks it nicely towards the deep square leg region for a boundary. He moves on to 12 with three boundaries.
Fri, 04 Oct 2019 10:18:11 am
FOUR! Back-to-back boundaries for du Plessis! Another flighted ball on middle, Faf goes for another sweep and plays it towards the deep square leg region for a boundary.
Fri, 04 Oct 2019 10:18:04 am
FOUR! Faf is off the mark with a boundary! Flighted delivery on middle, Faf plays a sweep which goes past the leg slip fielder and into the fine leg fence.
Fri, 04 Oct 2019 10:17:54 am
Mohammad Shami comes into the attack for the first time on Day 3! Just the two overs for him on Day 2 and he will be looking to make a bigger impact today.
Fri, 04 Oct 2019 09:57:29 am
OUT! LBW! Ishant Sharma gets the breakthrough! Good length delivery on off which jags back in and hits Bavuma on the back pad. The players appeal and the umpire has no hesitation in giving it out. Bavuma thinks of taking the review but decide against it. Good decision in the end as it was plumb.
Fri, 04 Oct 2019 09:57:26 am
Fri, 04 Oct 2019 09:55:04 am
FOUR! Good shot from Elgar! Ashwin bowls a flighted delivery on middle, Elgar oushes this towards the long on region for a boundary.
Fri, 04 Oct 2019 09:46:17 am
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Fri, 04 Oct 2019 09:46:03 am
FOUR! Good shot from Bavuma! Ishant drifts this down the pads of Bavuma who flicks this nicely towards the deep mid-wicket region for a boundary. Ishant has to go more closer to middle stump line.
Fri, 04 Oct 2019 09:33:39 am
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Fri, 04 Oct 2019 09:33:23 am
EDGED AND FOUR! Lucky for Bavuma here! Full delivery outside off, Bavuma looks to drive but gets an outside edge which goes between the first and second slip fielders and into the third man fence. Ishant is looking at his skipper as if to indicate to put an extra man at slips.
Fri, 04 Oct 2019 09:30:55 am
And we are underway - Ishant Sharma to start the proceedings. Temba Bavuma takes strike, Dean Elgar at the non-striker's end
Fri, 04 Oct 2019 09:09:21 am
A very good morning to all. Welcome to Day 3 of the India-South Africa Test being played at Vizag. The story so far has been pretty one-sided. It s been India throughout the first two days of this Test match. After a double century from Mayank Agarwal grinded South Africa into the ground, it was upto India s spinners Ravindra Jadeja and R Ashwin to trouble their top order. By stumps on Day 2, South Africa had lost Aiden Markram, Theunis de Bruyn and nightwatchman Dane Piedt and were 39/3. Can they put up a fight on Day 3? Live action coming up shortly.
India vs South Africa Live Score.
A very good morning to all. Welcome to Day 3 of the India-South Africa Test being played at Vizag. The story so far has been pretty one-sided. It's been India throughout the first two days of this Test match. After a double century from Mayank Agarwal grinded South Africa into the ground, it was upto India's spinners Ravindra Jadeja and R Ashwin to trouble their top order. By stumps on Day 2, South Africa had lost Aiden Markram, Theunis de Bruyn and nightwatchman Dane Piedt and were 39/3. Can they put up a fight on Day 3? Live action coming up shortly.
Live Score Ind vs SA.
India started from where they left off yesterday with Rohit Sharma and Mayank Agarwal continuing to milk the runs before Rohit Sharma was dismissed. The other batsmen chipped in with valuable runs before declaring the score on 502 for 7..
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India managed to take three wickets as well before the end of day's play which has sweetened the things up further for the hosts. The spinners, Ashwin and Jadeja were on target from the word go and picked up three wickets among them. Shami and Ishant bowled few overs with the ball and they were good with their lines and lengths.
Another day which has been dominated by India! They swelled their score to above 500 which is a good score on this track which has started to take turn..