India vs South Africa 1st Test Day 3 Highlights Today 7 Jan 2018

Watch IND vs SA cricket highlights today. S Africa vs India first Test day 3 highlights and videos. In their first innings of a season in which they’ll be living out of their briefcases, India realised they forgot to pack something rather important.









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The middle of the bat. They were 92 for 7 and the Newlands Test began to look like another one in a long line of dismal performances away from home.

Two months ago, when Hardik Pandya was rested from the Test team, he spoke about playing in South Africa in this way. “I might be the difference, let’s see.” Living up to his own lofty billing, the 24-year old allrounder defied a fearsome fast-bowling attack to make 93 off 95 balls. South Africa did eventually secure a lead of 77 runs, bowling India out for 209, but it might have come at a sizeable cost. With three overs to tea, Dale Steyn injured his left heel and there are concerns that he may he out of the series.









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Day 3 play called off because of rain.









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Cape Town, as it did on the first day, continued spoiling cricket fans rotten. Vernon Philander began the day with five successive maidens. Kagiso Rabada was just plain mean. Morne Morkel seemed to be pushing through his action better; the snap of his wrist had been more palpable and those awkwardly rising deliveries came with greater frequency. Steyn, while fit, calmly moved to 418 Test wickets, three away from the national record.