After that, Cheteshwar Pujara and Ajinkya Rahane, who came to bat, scored fast runs. Pujara’s hitting shows confidence. He scored 35 of 42 balls. It has seven fours.
Durban: The Johannesburg test is in full swing. At the end of the second day, India was 85 times two. Ajinkya Rahane (11) and Cheteshwar Pujara (35) are on the field. It is up to the batsmen to decide the direction of the test match for India. India has lost starter Mayank Agarwal (23) and captain Lokesh Rahul (8) in the second inning. Rahul was fired for eight of Jansen’s delivery. Mayank Agarwal was fired for a good start (23). Oliver caught him in the trap. (India vs South Africa johannesburg Test Shardul Thakur seven wickets super performance)
Pujara’s batting shows confidence
After that, Cheteshwar Pujara and Ajinkya Rahane, who came to bat, scored fast runs. Pujara’s hitting shows confidence. He scored 35 of 42 balls. It has seven fours. Meanwhile, Shardul Thakur made the day famous. His penetrating bowling prevented India from taking a big advantage over South Africa. South Africa had a modest lead of just 27 runs. Shardul took seven wickets for 61 races for the first time in his test career.
Broke the pair
He broke up the couple, in a situation where there would be great partnerships. For the first time in test cricket, Shardul has managed to take five wickets. He threw only 68 balls for these five fields. Shardul was not thrown by the captain until the first 37 overs. But when the ball was in his hands, Shardul stopped talking about South Africa. Shardul took three wickets in the first five overs. After that, Temba took five plots for Bavuma. Shardul is the sixth bowler to take five wickets on this wicket. Previously, Anil Kumble, Javagal Srinath, Sreesanth, Bumrah and Shamin took five windows on the ground.