The injury-enforced absence of Morné Morkel, as well as the likelihood of rain on day five has boosted Bangladesh’s chances of survival. JON CARDINELLI reports.
Faf du Plessis and Temba Bavuma played positively to stretch the Proteas’ lead to 379 at lunch on day four in Potchefstroom. JON CARDINELLI reports.
The Proteas will be looking to set Bangladesh a target in the region of 400 on day four in Potchefstroom.
The Proteas were in firm control of the first Test, 230 runs ahead, when bad light stopped play in Potchefstroom.
Four wickets in a session swung the first Test in favour of the Proteas after a resolute fight by Bangladesh in Potchefstroom.
Keshav Maharaj’s magical delivery to dismiss Mominul Haque is our Play of the Day.
Bangladesh weathered an early storm to go into lunch at 218-4 on day three of the Test in Potchefstroom.
The Proteas bowlers need to be more clinical to break the Bangladesh lineup.
The batsmen did their job on a flat Senwes Park pitch and now it’s up to the bowlers to turn the screws on day three of the first Test in Potchefstroom, writes GARY LEMKE.
The Proteas bowlers struck to leave Bangladesh three wickets down and 369 runs adrift at stumps on day two in Potchefstroom. JON CARDINELLI reports.
Dean Elgar scored 199 as the Proteas declared on 496-3 at tea on day two in Potchefstroom. JON CARDINELLI reports.
Dean Elgar scored his maiden 150 and Hashim Amla a century to steer South Africa to 411-1 at lunch on day two in Potchefstroom. JON CARDINELLI reports.
The Proteas look set to post a first-innings total in excess of 500 on day two of the Test against Bangladesh in Potchefstroom.
Aiden Markram is in form when he is well balanced.
The bizarre decision by the Bangladesh captain to bowl first on a good batting strip is our Play of the Day.