The 2nd Test between Australia and South Africa has gotten off to a whirlwind💨 start with 15 wickets falling on the opening day. Australia were dismissed for 85 runs😱 - Vernon Philander⭐ the wrecker-in-chief with 5 wickets.
In reply, the openers gave a solid start and the visitors went into Tea☕ at 43/0. After the break, Mitchell Starc⚡ came out firing and bowled a fiery🔥 spell. He dismissed both Stephen Cook & Dean Elgar in the first over of the 3rd session and had Duminy caught at slip in his next over👏. Josh Hazelwood trapped Faf du Plessis plumb in front☝ and the visitors were tottering at 76/4. Hashim Amla😇, 💪Temba Bavuma & Quinton de Kock⭐ managed to steady the innings⚓ and the Proteas went ahead by 86 runs at the end of Day 1. Amla missed out on a half-century😫 as he fell to Hazelwood for the third time this series. Bavuma & QDK remained unbeaten at stumps.
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