New Zealand named a fit-again Kane Williamson as captain of their enlarged squad for the Test series in England.
RYAN VREDE analyses the key learnings from a Proteas’ Test victory against New Zealand that came just six days after a humiliating defeat.
The Proteas bowlers have consistently shown that they’re world-class. However, when the batting fires, the team shifts from being mediocre to irrepressible, writes @Ryan_Vrede.
The Proteas picked up six New Zealand wickets on the final day to complete a series-levelling victory.
The Proteas beat New Zealand by 198 runs in the second Test in Christchurch on Tuesday to draw the series 1-1.
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Kyle Verreynne and Kagiso Rabada helped the Proteas to take an iron grip on the second Test in Christchurch on Monday.
South Africa were eyeing victory over New Zealand at stumps on day four of the second Test in Christchurch on Monday.
Kyle Verreynne cracked an unbeaten 136 as South Africa declared their second innings at 354-9 in the second Test in Christchurch on Monday.
The Proteas extended their lead to 211 by the close of day three in Christchurch.
South Africa were 140-5 in their second innings at stumps on day three of the second Test against New Zealand in Christchurch.
New Zealand were all out for 293 in their first innings of the second Test against South Africa at Hagley Oval in Christchurch on Sunday.
Proteas fast bowlers Kagiso Rabada and Marco Jansen picked up five New Zealand wickets between them on Saturday.
The Proteas continued to dominate the second Test on day two in Christchurch.
South Africa were all out for 364 in their first innings on day two of the second Test against New Zealand at Hagley Oval in Christchurch on Saturday.