Morne Morkel © AFP
Morne Morkel © AFP

Faf du Plessis recorded his eight Test century on Day Four of the final Test against Australia as the host declared on 344 posting a target of 612. Pat Cummins starred for Australia again with the ball, picking up 4 for 58. Nathon Lyon  picked up the remaining two wickets which included the wicket of well set Dean Elgar(81).

Australia who came to bat in the final session were soon reduced to 88 for 3 at the end of the day. Morne Morkel  got the first wicket of Matt Renshaw on five. He then dismissed the set Joe Burns on 42. The visitors need 524 more runs to win with Peter Handscomb and Shaun Marsh in the middle.

The live telecast of Day Five will be available on Sony Six and Sony Six HD. Whereas, the live streaming of the match will be on SonyLIV. Will Morkel get a three more wickets on the final day and bag a fifer in his final test or Australia will fight back to draw it?