Live score India A vs South Africa A 1st unofficial Test, Day 1: India A bowl out South Africa A for 164

WICKET – Marco Jansen with the first breakthrough as Ruturaj Gaikwad  goes for 30 off 49 balls. India A have crossed the 50-run mark. IND A 66/1

WICKET – South Africa A  have been all out for 164. From being 26/5, to 164. It’s a solid effort from the lower-order. 45 for Marco Jansen while Krishnappa Gowtham and Shardul Thakur claim three wickets each

WICKET – Dane Peidt departs. He falls to Krishnappa Gowtham. SA A 101/8

Team 100 – South Africa A have staggered to 100. Rearguard effort from Dane Peidt  and Marco Jansen. Peidt is unbeaten on 33 off 44 balls. Jansen 7 off 27 balls. SA A 101/7

WICKET – Senuran Muthusamy is run out by Ankit Bawne. He goes for 12 off 48 balls. SA A 70/7

WICKET – Krishnappa Gowtham claims his first wicket in the form of Wiaan Mulder. The 30-run partnership with Senuran Muthusamy comes to and end. Mulder made 21 off 43 balls. SA A 52/6

WICKET – Heinrich Klassen becomes Shardul Thkur’s third wicket of the morning. He is caught by Shahbaz Nadeem. That’s a three ball duck for the SA inernational and third duck of the innings so far. SA A 26/5

WICKET – Fourth South Africa A wicket  down as Shardul Thakur takes his second. Khayelihle Zondo caught behind for 6 off 24 balls. Third catch for KS Bharat behind the wickets. SA A in deep trouble at 22/4

WICKET – Zubayr Hamza departs. Wicket for left-arm spinner Shahbaz Nadeem. Hamza, who has a Test cap, goes for 13 of 30 balls. SA A 18/3

WICKET – The openers have bagged a pair. After the loss of Skipper Aiden Markram, South Africa A have lost Pieter Malan for a eight-ball duck. The wicket-taker is Shardul Thakur and second catch of the match for wicketkeeper KS Bharat. SA A  0/2 in 3.2 over 

WICKET – Mohammad Siraj strikes early. He gets rid of the South Africa A captain Aiden Markram in the first over, caught by wicketkeeper Srikar Bharat for a four-ball duck. SA A 0/1 in 1 

Teams:

India A: Ricky Bhui, Shubman Gill (C), A R Bawane, Shardul , Shahbaz Nadeem, Jalaj Saxena, K S Bharat (W), Gowtham K, R D Gaikwad, Md Siraj, Shivam Dube

South Africa A: Pieter Malan, Zubayr Hamza, Senuran Muthusamy, Khayelihle Zondo, Dane Piedt, Marco Jansen, Heinrich Klaasen (W), Aiden Markram (C), Edward Moore, Wiaan Mulder, Lungi Ngidi

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