Australia were pushed on the backfoot on the thir day of second Test in Port Elizabeth after they lost five wickets for 180 runs in second innings. South Africa had earlier compiled a total of 382, courtesy an unbeaten ton by AB de Villiers. Later, the Proteas bowling line up went through Australia’s batting order and scalped 5 wickets that included the dimissals of David Warner, Steve Smith and Usman Khawaja. Australia were tottering at 86/4 when Khawaja along with Mitchell Marsh stepped up and provided resistance to take their side’s total to 173/5 before Khawaja departed for 75. He was undon by Rabada who trapped the left-hander in front of the stumps. Australia will now begin day 4 with Tim Paine and Marsh at the crease.
When and where to watch Day 3 of South Africa vs Australia?
South Africa vs Australia will continue to be telecast on TV on Sony Six and Sony Six HD. The first ball from Port Elizabeth will be bowled at 1.30 PM IST. The contest can be followed on SonyLiv app if on the move.