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West Indies vs South Africa, 2nd Test: South Africa and West Indies share honours on Day1

Captain Kraigg Brathwaite
Captain Kraigg Brathwaite

The West Indies and South Africa battled hard on day one of the 2nd Test , Daren Sammy National Cricket Stadium, Gros Islet, sharing the honours, with South Africa 218/5 at the close of play.


Match Summary

South Africa *218/5 (82 ov)

West Indies

Day Break : Day 1 Session 3, West Indies won the toss and elected to bowl




Match Day Highlights

West Indies won the toss and decided to field against South Africa, who finished the day 218/5. Dean Elgar and Quinton de Kock were the main run getters for the Proteas, whilst Shannon Gabriel was the leading wicket taker for the Windies with 2-47

South Africa Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Aiden Markram - 1.3 ov), 2-26 (Keegan Petersen - 10.1 ov), 3-37 (Rassie van der Dussen - 17.3 ov), 4-124 (Kyle Verreynne - 49.1 ov), 5-203 (Dean Elgar - 77.2 ov)


Playing XIs

West Indies - Kraigg Brathwaite(c), Kieran Powell, Shai Hope, Roston Chase, Kyle Mayers, Jermaine Blackwood, Jason Holder, Joshua Da Silva(wk), Shannon Gabriel, Kemar Roach, Jayden Seales

South Africa - Dean Elgar(c), Aiden Markram, Rassie van der Dussen, Keegan Petersen, Kyle Verreynne, Quinton de Kock(wk), Wiaan Mulder, Keshav Maharaj, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje, Lungi Ngidi


Match Details

Start Time: 15:00

Toss: West Indies won the toss and decided to field

Venue: Daren Sammy National Cricket Stadium, Gros Islet

Officials: Gregory Brathwaite, Joel Wilson, Leslie Reifer, Nigel Duguid, Richard Richardson

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