India vs South Africa 3rd Test Day 1 Highlights: South Africa were 17/1 at stumps in reply to India’s first innings total of 223 all out on the opening day of the series-deciding third Test on Tuesday. Opener Aiden Markram and night-watchman Keshav Maharaj were batting on 8 and 6, respectively, at the close of play. Jasprit Bumrah dismissed the home team skipper Dean Elgar (3) cheaply after the Indian innings ended in 77.3 overs.
Batting first, India’s returning captain Virat Kohli top-scored for the visitors with a 79 off 201 balls, hitting 12 boundaries and a six in the process. Playing in his 50th Test, Rabada finished with impressive figures of 4/73, while Marco Jansen snared 3/55.
South Africa: Dean Elgar(C), Aiden Markram, Keegan Petersen, Rassie van der Dussen, Temba Bavuma, Kyle Verreynne(WK), Marco Jansen, Kagiso Rabada, Keshav Maharaj, Duanne Olivier, Lungi Ngidi
South Africa210 (76.3) u0026 212/3 (63.3)
India223 (77.3) u0026 198 (67.3)
South Africa beat India by 7 wickets