After the AB de Villiers played a counter-attacking knock and the bowler yesterday, the recent scorecard is suggesting that today the Indian batsman are fighting the counter by Morkel.
The seamer has bowled five overs so far this morning and hasn’t given away a run. There were multiple occasions of the ball beating Rohit Sharma comprehensively, but somehow, miraculously, there was no nick. Though Dale Stein could not show his magic after his day 1 performance.
Yesterday Kohli send SA to bat first after winning the toss shockingly, however, Bhuvaneshwar Kumar proved his decision right taking 3 wickets in his first 5 over spell. But today the attacks by the Proteas are making it hard to cement a batsman on the pitch.
India’s fight with a scorecard of 76 runs for a 4wicket loss in its 36th overs. trailing from SA by 210 runs proves the struggle.