First Test With South Africa: India Stands Super Strong On Day OneDecember 27, 2021 14:45
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Team India is touring in South Africa and the first test is happening in SuperSport Park Cricket Stadium, Gauteng, South Africa. Team India won the toss and elected to bat first. The first day of the first test ended up on a super-strong note after the batsmen scored well with the bat. KL Rahul is batting with 122 of 248 deliveries and is the top scorer for the team. Mayank Agarwal (60), Virat Kohli (35) and Ajinkya Rahane (40 not out) are the top scorers for the side. India made 272 for the loss of 3 wickets in 90 overs of day one.
The South African bowlers had to struggle hard to bag the wickets. Lungi Ngidi took all the three wickets for South Africa. The host is in plans to take early wickets on the second day and mount the pressure on the middle-order batsmen of India. Team India will play three tests with South Africa in the tour. Virat Kohli returned back as the captain for Team India. The team eyes a big innings on the second day and restrict the batsmen of South Africa. After completing three tests, Team India will also play three ODIs with South Africa.