Vernon Philander took three wickets for South Africa © Getty Images
Vernon Philander took three wickets for South Africa © Getty Images

 

Feb 23, 2014

 

South Africa ended Day Three of the second Test against Australia in a commanding position as they now lead by 369 runs. They will continue from their overnight score of 192 for four on Day Four. Hashim Amla is batting on 93 for them.

 

Australia were bowled out for just 246 in their first innings. David Warner was the top scorer with 70 runs next to his name. Vernon Philander took three wickets in the first innings for South Africa.

 

Australia thrashed South Africa by a huge margin in the first Test at Centurion. It is up to South Africa to make a comeback in the second Test.

Brief scores:

 

South Africa 423 and 192 for 4 (Hashim Amla 93*, AB de Villiers 29; Mitchell Johnson 2 for 48) lead Australia 246 (David Warner 70, Steven Smith 49; Morne Morkel 3 for 63) by 369 runs.

 

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