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Sri Lanka Reins South Africa In With 4 Quick Wickets

JOHANNESBURG: Sri Lanka took 4 large wickets Monday to rein in South Africa on Day 2 of the second take a look at.

Sri Lanka struck first to get Dean Elgar for 127 and break his 184-run stand with Rassie van der Dussen (67). Elgar’s departure started a run of 4 wickets for 23 runs for the vacationers to restrict South Africa to 256-5 at lunch in its first innings.

Elgar and van der Dussen had taken South Africa to 216-1 on the drink break after beginning the day on 148-1. Elgar earned a 13th take a look at century after being dismissed for 95 in South Africa’s victory within the first take a look at.

But the wickets on the Wanderers began tumbling after the mid-session break.

Allrounder Dasun Shanaka collected the wickets of van der Dussen and du Plessis along with his medium tempo to have figures of 2-42 and provides Sri Lanka a glimmer of hope of combating its method again into the match.

South Africa gained the primary match of the two-test collection by an innings and 45 runs as Sri Lanka struggled with a raft of accidents.


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