Pakistan vs South Africa 2nd Test Day 1 Highlights 3 Jan 2019
Pakistan vs South Africa 2nd Test Day 1 Highlights 4 Jan 2019. Faf Du Plessis South African Skipper won the toss of 2nd test and select to the ball first in the first test of 2019. Styen and Philander open the bowling for South Africa in 2nd Test. And Same Opening pair for Pakistan in 2nd Test. Imam and Fakhar face South Africa pace attack.
Dale Steyn got Fakhar Zaman very early in the inning Pakistan Lose first of the match when the score was just 9 runs. Then in 8th over Philander got Imam ul Haq by LBW him and Pakistan lose 2nd on on 13 runs. Azhar Ali also did not look too confident in this series and was shocked on a bouncer by Olivier and his catch was taken in the slip and then Pakistan 19/3.
Rabada strikes first time in the inning and he got Senior man Asad Shafiq. He played a little knock of 20 runs of 25 and South Africa got their 4th success on 51 runs. Babar Azam unable to judge outswing delivery from Rabada and caught in the slip. Pakistan 54 with the loss of 5 wickets. Shan make a little effort of 44 runs but taken brilliantly by wicketkeeper De Kock.
Sarfaraz went after 54 runs of his inning and that’s how Pakistan all out on 177 runs.
South African opener give South Africa a good start on this pitch. They create 56 runs of opening partnership and M Amir break that partnership with the help of wicketkeeper Sarfaraz Ahmad. Elger goes after making 20 runs of the contribution in that partnership. Then Hasim Amla joins Markram for 2nd wicket partnership.
Regular and strike bowler was unable to take quick wickets and then Sarfaraz Ahmad introduce Shan Masood in the attack he gives Pakistan a breakthrough that they needed. South Africa is in very good position and at this stage, it looks like South Africa are going to rape up Pakistan and won this match and also decide the series in their favor.
On day stump South Africa score 123 with 2 wicket losses.