Karachi: On the third day of South Africa’s first test match at the National Stadium Karachi (NSK) on Wednesday, it lost a wicket in Tea and won 84 wickets. This is Pakistan’s After 378 knocked down Pakistan.
South Africa openers Aiden Markram and Dean Elgar managed to eliminate 12 people before lunch. Yasir Shah removed Elgar on the 29th after lunch. Markaram and Rasie van der Dussen are undefeated at 34 and 17, respectively.
The Proteas still trailed by 74 as the Green Caps had secured a 158-run lead in reply to South Africa’s 220 in the first innings.
Hasan Ali and Nauman Ali resumed Pakistan’s innings today on 11 and 6 respectively. Kagiso Rabada dismissed Hasan Ali on 21, becoming the eighth South African to take 200 or more Test wickets. Nauman Ali (24) was the last Pakistan batsman to be dismissed. He was removed by Keshav Maharaj. Yasir Shah remained unbeaten on 38.
South Africa’s Rabada and Maharaj dismissed three batsmen each while Lungi Ngidi and Anrich Nortje picked up two wickets apiece. The two-match series marks South Africa’s first trip to Pakistan in 14 years.