Dean Elgar struck his 11th Test hundred © AFP
Dean Elgar struck his 11th Test hundred © AFP

This has been some series. In a topsy-turvy ride and flaring tempers over the past three weeks, Australia and South Africa have played some seriously good cricket. The series is tied at 1-1 and Day One of the third Test at Cape Town too witnessed dramatic pendulum swing. Electing to bat, South Africa were 220 for 2 at one stage when AB de Villiers’ wicket triggered a collapse. Pat Cummins claimed four wicket as South Africa were reduced to 266 for 8 at stumps. Dean Elgar continues to lead the charge for South Africa with another gritty hundred. He will hope to get some support from the tail

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The first two Tests saw David Warner, Quinton de Kock and Kagiso Rabada being fined and earned demerit points. While Warner and QDK were involved in a verbal fight, Rabada’s shoulder push to Steven Smith earned his a two-Test ban. He successfully appealed against it and is now playing the Test. He is in the middle with Elgar.