Australia retain upper hand in first Test against South Africa
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Australia retain upper hand in first Test

by Sahir Usman Mar 03, 2018 • 22:31 PM

March 3 (CRICKETNMORE) - Australian ended third day that finished early due to bad light on 213/9, but after earning a first-innings lead of 189, they find themselves 402 runs ahead with one wicket remaining and two days left to play. 

Brief Scores

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Australia (1st innings) 351: Mitchell Marsh 96, Steve Smith 56; Keshav Maharaj 5-123, Vernon Philander 2-59
South Africa (1st innings) 162: AB de Villiers 71, Aiden Markram 32; Mitchell Starc 5-34, Nathan Lyon 3-50
Australia (2nd innings) 213-9: Cameron Bancroft 53, Steve Smith 38, Keshav Maharaj 3-93, Morne Morkel 3-42


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