India A vs South Africa A live score 1st unofficial Test, Day 3: Start delayed due to rain

Bad news to start the day off folks! – It’s raining. Start delayed. South Africa A Trail By 14 Runs

Hello and welcome to our live coverage of day three of the 1st unofficial Test between India A and South Africa A at the Greenfield Stadium, Trivandrum.

Day 2 recap

Captain Shubman Gill missed out on a century by 10 runs while Jalaj Saxena struck 61 not out as India A dominated the proceedings on the second day of the first unofficial Test against South Africa A in Thiruvananthapuram on Tuesday.

After gaining a first innings lead of 139 by making 303 in 87.5 overs in reply to South Africa A score of 164, the home side bowlers yet again produced an impressive performance at the Greenfield stadium to reduce the visitors at 125 for 5 at stumps.

South Africa A now trail India A by 14 runs with five second innings wickets in hand.

The talented opener Gill (90) missed out on a well-deserved century, getting bowled by off-spinner Dane Piedt. The home side captain hit 13 fours and a six from the 153 deliveries he faced.

After Gill’s dismissal, India A appeared to be in danger of missing out on a huge lead as the middle-order failed to live up to expectations and succumbed to the Proteas bowlers, who stuck to their task.