South Africa set 310-run target by India

Nagpur, Nov 26 (IANS) India were bowled out for 173 in their second innings, giving South Africa a target of 310 runs on the second day of the third Test being played at the Vidarbha Cricket Association (VCA) here on Thursday.

After scoring 215 in the first innings and bowling out the Proteas for a measly 79, India then managed 173 with Shikhar Dhawan top scoring with 39.

Cheteshwar Pujara (31) and Rohit Sharma (23) also made notable contributions for the home team.

South African leg-spinner Imran Tahir picked up the second five-wicket haul of his career, scalping 5/38. Pacer Morne Morkel also chipped in with 3/19.


Leave a Reply

Please enter your comment!

The opinions, views, and thoughts expressed by the readers and those providing comments are theirs alone and do not reflect the opinions of or any employee thereof. is not responsible for the accuracy of any of the information supplied by the readers. Responsibility for the content of comments belongs to the commenter alone.  

We request the readers to refrain from posting defamatory, inflammatory comments and not indulge in personal attacks. However, it is obligatory on the part of to provide the IP address and other details of senders of such comments to the concerned authorities upon their request.

Hence we request all our readers to help us to delete comments that do not follow these guidelines by informing us at Lets work together to keep the comments clean and worthful, thereby make a difference in the community.

Please enter your name here