The hosts reached 101/2 on DAY 3’s end at Cape Town test, Indian bowler Bumrah dismissing Elgar on the final ball.
Keegan Peterson scored 48 runs and was still unbeaten after Jasprit Bumrah took the wicket of Dean Elgar who score 30. His dismissal marked the end of Day 3 in the final Test series in Cape Town. The visitors have set a target of 212 runs for the Proteas to win. Mohammad Shami got Aiden Markram out at 16 but Peterson and Elgar had a spectacular partnership. SA ended the day on 101/2.
Rishabh Pant had scored a memorable century India set 212 runs for South Africa to win the third and final Test in Cape Town. Pant remained unbeaten on 100 as South Africa bowled out India for 198 in the second innings before the tea break.
Marco Jansen took four wickets while Kagiso Rabada and Lungi Ngidi took three each.
Jasprit Bumrah provided India with the breakthrough on the last ball of the day as India gave a tough fightback. Elgar caught in the leg- side- trap. India needs eight more wickets to win while South Africa.
Indian squad :
Virat Kohli (Captain), Rohit Sharma (vice-captain), KL Rahul, Mayank Agarwal, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane, Shreyas Iyer, Hanuma Vihari, Rishabh Pant (wk), Wriddhiman Saha (wk), R Ashwin, Jayant Yadav, Ishant Sharma, Mohd. Shami, Umesh Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Shardul Thakur, Md. Siraj.
Standby Players: Navdeep Saini, Saurabh Kumar, Deepak Chahar, Arzan Nagwaswalla.
South African squad:
Dean Elgar (captain), Temba Bavuma (vice-captain), Quinton de Kock (wicket-keeper), Kagiso Rabada, Sarel Erwee, Beuran Hendricks, George Linde, Keshav Maharaj, Lungi Ngidi, Aiden Markram, Wiaan Mulder, Anrich Nortje, Keegan Petersen, Rassie van der Dussen, Kyle Verreynne, Marco Jansen, Glenton Stuurman, Prenelan Subrayen, Sisanda Magala, Ryan Rickelton, Duanne Olivier