At lunch on day 2 of the third Test, South Africa were 100/3 in 35 overs in reply to India's 223 all out. Jasprit Bumrah and Umesh Yadav got rid of Aiden Markram and Keshav Maharaj.
Kagiso Rabada added his idea while bowling to Virat Kohli was to keep the ball in good line and length. He said he tried to look for outswingers as the Indian skipper was going that way.
India captain Virat Kohli and South Africa pacer Kagiso Rabada revived their famed rivalry on Day 1 of the third Test in Cape Town. Rabada got the wicket of Kohli, who hit a half-century of the highest order. Here are most stats...
India looked good for a 250 plus first innings total before losing six wickets for 82 runs in the final session on day 1 of the third Test against South Africa. Virat Kohli hit 79 off 201 balls.
Virat Kohli, who missed the second Test due to a back spasm, returned to lead India in the third and final Test against South Africa at Newlands, Cape Town. And he's playing a captain's knock.
Virat Kohli, who has been found wanting against the off-stump line, did play a couple of free-flowing cover drives. India reached 141/4 at tea on day one of the third Test against South Africa.
The entire South Africa team started celebrating as soon as the UltraEdge showed a small spike when the ball crossed Virat Kohli’s bat, but the third umpire gave the decision in favour of the Indian skipper.
At Tea on Day 1 of the third and final Test against South Africa, India were 141 for four with captain Virat Kohli and Rishabh Pant unbeaten on 40 and 12 runs respectively.
Virat Kohli, back to lead the side after missing the second Test against South Africa, opted to bat. The India skipper (15 batting) and Cheteshwar Pujara (26 batting) were out in the middle when lunch was taken.
Virat Kohli, who missed the second Test against South Africa, feels that he has been playing for so long across all formats that people almost took this for granted that he can never miss a match.
India look to end their quest for a maiden Test series win in South Africa. The three-match series is level at 1-1 after the Proteas made a brilliant comeback to win the second Test in Johannesburg.
Check match and telecast details of the third and final Test between South Africa vs India at Newlands, Cape Town. India are chasing a maiden Test series win in South Africa.
Actor Kartik Aaryan during a social media QnA session expressed his desire to play the former captain of the Indian cricket team in limited-overs format in a biopic based on Virat Kohli's life.
India lost the second Test against South Africa by seven wickets at the Wanderers. Virat Kohli, who missed the match with a back spasm, is likely to return for the third and series decider.
Virat Kohli was ruled out of the second Test against South Africa just before start of the game because of an upper back spasm, leaving K L Rahul to lead the side in the crucial match.
It has become a real challenge for the cricket administrators to ease down bio-bubbles restrictions, especially at a time when COVID-19 cases are rising exponentially around the world due to emergence of Omicron variant.
South Africa were 35/1 at stumps on Day 1 of the second Test in response to India's 202 all out in Johannesburg. Dean Elgar and Keegan Petersen were batting on 11 and 14 respectively at the close of play.
If runs have dried up on the field, Virat Kohli's off-the-field relationship with the BCCI hasn't exactly made matters easy for him as the establishment's poster boy isn't now on very good terms with the big wigs of the board.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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