IND vs SA: The first day of the second Test between India and South Africa is over. India won the toss and elected to bat
IND vs SA: The first day of the second Test between India and South Africa is over. India won the toss and elected to bat, scoring 202 all out. South Africa then started batting and scored 35 for one. With this, South Africa is 167 runs behind India so far. Dean Elgar was unbeaten on 11 and Peterson on 14 at the crease. Among Indian bowlers, Mohammad Shami took one wicket.
The openers gave a good start to India, who had earlier batted first. The first wicket fell at 36 runs. Mayank Agarwal was dismissed for 26. Pujara then came into the crease and trailed by 3 runs. Ajinkya Rahane, who came next, was ducked. Captain KL Rahul smashed a half-century to put India in deep trouble. He scored 50 off 128 balls with the help of 9 fours.
India lost wickets in a row after Rahul was dismissed for 116. Ashwin was the lone batsman. 46 runs and came back. Finally, Jaspreet Bumra hit two fours and a six to help India cross the 200-run mark. Mohammad Siraj took the last wicket. Among the South African bowlers, Marco Johnson took four wickets, Oliver three and Kagiso Rabada three.