Cape Town: South Africa were 230 for seven at tea on the first day of the opening cricket Test against India, here today. AB de Villiers made 65, while captain Faf du Plessis scored 62. Bhuvneshwar Kumar (4/68) was the pick of the bowlers for India.
Scoreboard at tea on day one of the first cricket Test between India and South Africa here today:
South Africa first innings:
Dean Elgar c Saha b Bhuvneshwar 0
Aiden Markram lbw b Bhuvneshwar 5
Hashim Amla c Saha b Bhuvneshwar 3
AB de Villiers b Bumrah 65
Faf du Plessis c Saha b Pandya 62
Quinton de Kock c Saha b Bhuvneshwar 43
Vernon Philander b Shami 23
Keshav Maharaj not out 23
Kagiso Rabada not out 1
Extras: (B-2, LB-2, NB-1) 5
Total: (for 7 wkts in 53 overs) 230
Fall of wickets: 1-0, 2-7, 3-12, 4-126, 5-142, 6-202, 7-221.
Bowling: Bhuvneshwar Kumar 14-2-68-4, Mohammed Shami 12-4 43-1, Jasprit Bumrah 13-0-60-1, Hardik Pandya 9-1-37-1, R Ashwin 5-1-18-0.