Pakistan vs South Africa 2nd Test Day 2 Highlights 4 Jan 2018
Pakistan vs South Africa 2nd Test Day 2 Highlights 2018. South Africa starts the day 2 from 123 runs with 8 wickets in hand. Hashim Amla and De Bruyn open the day 2 of the 2nd test. Abbas start the day with an early breakthrough with beauty to Hasim Amla and disturb the stumps. South Africa face 3rd lose of the match on 126 runs. And Abbas get his first of tour.
Then captain Faf Du Plessis comes in and playing a very good knock. Shaheen Shah Afridi got the first success of the inning when he got Bruyn when he was trying to play very far delivery and gully fielder make no mistake to take that catch. Bavuma comes and joins his skipper. They make a very good partnership with skipper and create the trouble for Pakistan.
On Lunch Day 2 South Africa score 188 and secure 6 wickets. Du Plessis score his 18th test fifty and he wishes to convert that fifty into a successful hundred. Bavuma and Du Plessis making a good partnership. Meanwhile, in this partnership Bavuma complete his 13th test fifty and lead was 74 on that stage and was creeping up more with the time. On tea day 2 South Africa was 281 with 4 losses. Du Plessis not out on 80 and Bavuma on 60 runs.
South Africa lead by 104 runs on tea day 2. In a 3rd session when Du Plessis was very close to another test hundred, Bavuma gives his wicket to Shahen Afridi. ThenDe Kock joins skipper to extend the lead. Some edges also help De knock to score fast but on the other end, Du Plessis complete his 9th 100 in test cricket. After his century he gives a chance to wicketkeeper but Sarfaraz Ahmad put it down.
Pakistan the took a review when field umpire called Du Plessis, not out and then 3rd umpire put his decision reverse and calls him out on 103 runs. De Kock complete his another test fifty and meanwhile the lead was grown up to 200 runs. Day 2 stumps and SA ends that day on a happy mood. SA 6 down for 382 runs when De Kock is there to face day 3.