Australia bowled out for 244, lead by two runs

04 Nov, 2016 12:27 pm

PERTH – South Africa bowled Australia out for 244 before tea on day two of the first test in Perth on Friday, restricting the hosts to a two-run lead.

Paceman Vernon Philander finished with 4-26, while debutant left-arm spinner Keshav Maharaj took 3-56. David Warner top-scored with 97 for Australia. -Reuters

 


SCOREBOARD

South Africa 1st innings 242 (Q. de Kock 84, T. Bavuma 51; M. Starc 4-71) 
Australia 1st innings (Overnight: 105-0)
D. Warner                        c Amla b Steyn          97  
S. Marsh                         lbw b Philander         63  
U. Khawaja                       b Rabada                4   
S. Smith                         lbw b Maharaj           0   
A. Voges                         c&b Rabada          27  
M. Marsh                         lbw b Philander         0   
P. Nevill                        c Amla b Maharaj        23  
M. Starc                         c du Plessis b Maharaj  0   
P. Siddle                        not out                 18  
J. Hazlewood                     c Duminy b Philander    4   
N. Lyon                          c Elgar b Philander     0   
Extras                           (lb-3 nb-5)             8   
Total                            (all out, 70.2 overs)   244 
Fall of wickets: 1-158 D. Warner,2-167 U. Khawaja,3-168 S. Smith,4-181 S. Marsh,5-181 M. Marsh,6-202 A. Voges,7-203 M. Starc,8-232 P. Nevill,9-243 J. Hazlewood,10-244 N. Lyon
Bowling                     
D. Steyn                         12.4 - 3 - 51 - 1           
V. Philander                     19.2 - 2 - 56 - 4(nb-3)     
K. Rabada                        20 - 1 - 78 - 2(nb-2)       
K. Maharaj                       18.2 - 5 - 56 - 3           
Referees                    
Umpire: Aleem Dar                                            
Umpire: Nigel Llong                                          
TV umpire: Richard Kettleborough                             
Match referee: Andy Pycroft -Reuters



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