Pakistan vs South Africa 3rd Test Day 3 Highlights 2018. 3rd day becomes the last day between Pakistan and South Africa. Pakistan set a very short total of 149 runs for South Africa in Centurian test match. Today the meaning of Pakistani bowling was wickets, wickets and just wickets with good fielding. But Pakistan was unable to stable these.
Hassan Ali got an early breakthrough when he LBW Adam Markram on 0 runs. That was the start Pakistan were looking for. Then class batsman Hasim Amla came in to bat. Pakistan needed to field well and especially catching should be good.
South Africa cross the fifty runs mark with the same damage of wickets. On the lunch break, South Africa don’t lose any more wicket but they added 81 runs in this partnership and on lunch S Africa was 81 with the loss of only one wicket. Hashim Amla hit the ball towards the boundary to complete his 40th test fifty for South Africa.
South Africa complete 100 runs in the 2nd inning with the same loss of a wicket. Dean Elgar completes his 50 in style to hit the ball on straight boundary. That is the 13th fifty for D Elgar of test cricket. Shan Masood got the breakthrough for Pakistan when he got D Elgar on 50 and Pak got the 2nd success of the inning of 119 runs.
But the match was almost in the hand of South Africa. Yasir got the wicket of new batsman de Bruyn and Sarfaraz another stump to his record book. Just before 12 runs of the total Shaheen Afridi the wicket of Captain Faf Du Plessis. Faf Du Plessis scores 0 in the 1st inning and also in the 2nd inning. Bavuma sweeps the ball of Yasir Shah and hit the winning boundary. That’s how South Africa won first test match of the series vs Pakistan. South Africa now have the lead of 1-0 in 3 test match series.