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South Africa A bowled out for 260 in second unofficial Test against India A


Ind A vs SA test matchWayanad: South Africa A player S Van Zyl bats against India A during their test match at Krishnagiri Cricket Stadium in Wayanad on Tuesday. PTI Photo (PTI8_25_2015_000200B)

Wayanad: South Africa A were bowled out for a modest 260 runs on the opening day of the second unofficial Test against India A on Tuesday at Wayanad. Opting to bat first, South Africa A lost wicketkeeper-batsman Quinton de Kock for a duck of a Jayant Yadav’s express delivery.

Stiaan Van Zyl was the only player to score, contributing a satisfactory 96 that included 13 fours and a six. Opener Reeza Hendricks was dismissed for 22.

Subsequently, Omphile Ramela and Gihahn Cloete scored 30 and 26 respectively. From Indian side, Axar Patel claimed five wickets for 92. Jayant Yadav and Karn Sharma took three and two wickets respectively. India A will now start their first innings on Wednesday.