Just to rub it in, the Proteas batted on for seven overs after lunch to declare on 573-4 against Bangladesh.
Hashim Amla and Faf du Plessis moved smoothly to their hundreds when play started after a 90-minute rain delay on day two in Bloemfontein.
Hashim Amla and Dean Elgar have moved up the ICC Test Player Rankings after notching fine centuries in the first Test against Bangladesh in Potchefstroom.
The Proteas were in firm control of the first Test, 230 runs ahead, when bad light stopped play in Potchefstroom.
Untroubled and untested, Dean Elgar led the way as the Proteas laid a 298-1 foundation against Bangladesh in the first Test.
Andile Phehlukwayo’s fighting 62 in helping the Dolphins save the Sunfoil game in Centurion could not have come at a better time.
Hashim Amla warmed up for the Bangladesh Test series by scoring 189 on a day of centuries in the Sunfoil Series.
The Knights set off in defence of their Sunfoil Series title by bowling out the Cobras for 159 in Bloemfontein.
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Kingsmead has been a happy hunting ground for the Proteas and we take a look at the top SA batting performances in Durban.
Hashim Amla led the way as the Proteas beat Sri Lanka by eight wickets with 16 overs to spare in the first ODI.
AB de Villiers’ position as the No 1 ODI batsman in the world has been taken over by David Warner.
The Wanderers wicket spat fire and brimstone as the Sri Lankans took five quick wickets, including day-one hero Hashim Amla, to hold the Proteas to 398-8 at lunch…
At 338-3, and a lot of batting to come, Faf du Plessis may get his ‘perfect match’ in the third Test against Sri Lanka…
JP Duminy produced one his greatest innings, his sixth hundred in 42 Tests, but Amla’s 100 in his 100th Test is our Play of the…