India vs South Africa 1st Day, 2nd Test Match at Pune

India vs South Africa: India vs South Africa 2nd Test, 1st Day on October 10th broadcasted on the Star Sports Network and live streaming on Hotstar. The match played at Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium in Visakhapatnam.

India are a dominant force in Test cricket at home goes without saying, and another example of that was seen in Visakhapatnam where they handed South Africa a 203-run defeat to take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series. For India, the chance taken on Rohit Sharma at the top of the order paid as he smashed back to back centuries and Mayank Agarwal who’s riding equally high on confidence after his double century.

India vs South Africa

Mayank Agarwal hit 2nd Test hundred as India took firm control on Day 1 of the second Test against South Africa in Pune. Last week, Agarwal had scored 215 in the victory for India in the first Test.

In first Test, Mayank Agarwal was involved in a record 317-run stand with Rohit Sharma. He had 371 balls, 23 fours and 6 sixes to score 215.

Teams:
India: Virat Kohli (captain), Rohit Sharma, Mayank Agarwal, Chesteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane, Hanuma Vihari, Wriddhiman Saha (wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ishant Sharma, Mohammed Shami.

South Africa: Faf du Plessis (captain), Dean Elgar, Aiden Markram, Theunis de Bruyn, Temba Bavuma, Quinton de Kock (wk), Kagiso Rabada, Keshav Maharaj, Vernon Philander, Lungi Ngidi, Dane Piedt, Senuran Muthusamy, Zubayr Hamza, Heinrich Klaasen, Anrich Nortje

HIGHLIGHTS..

  • Mayank Agarwal scored a magnificent 215 in the opening Test, which was his     maiden Test ton
  • Mayank carried his sublime form into the second Test and notched up his second     consecutive ton off 183 balls
  • He hit 16 fours and two sixes in his 108-run knock before being dismissed by     Kagiso Rabada
  • Score..
    India
    273/3 (85.1)

    VS

    South Africa
    Yet to bat

    IND elected to bat

    INDIA BATTING
    Virat Kohli 63 (105)
    Ajinkya Rahane* 18 (70)

    SOUTH AFRICA BOWLING
    Vernon Philander 0/37 (17)
    Kagiso Rabada* 3/48 (18.1)