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India close in on whitewash after Shami and Yadav show

Posted On: 21 Oct 2019   |   Posted By: Cricket365

India close in on whitewash after Shami and Yadav show

India moved to the brink of a 3-0 series whitewash as South Africa's batting woes continued on the third day of the final Test in Ranchi.
The Proteas were skittled for 162 in their first innings and then slumped to 132 for eight in their follow-on - still trailing by 203 runs - with Mohammed Shami and Umesh Yadav excelling again with the ball.
This came after Rohit Sharma's superb double century and the fastest score of over 30 in Test cricket from Yadav to round off India's first innings total of 497, a total South Africa now look very unlikely to reach in two innings.
Umesh Yadav's 31 off 10 balls was the fastest 30+ score in Test history INDvSA pic.twitter.com/HeAiuP17Ex
- Wisden October 20, 2019
READ: Kohli breaks long-standing Bradman record with Pune masterclass
Having lost Faf Du Plessis in the first over of the day to slip to 16 for three, South Africa steadied the ship courtesy of a 91-run stand between Zubayr Hamza and Temba Bavuma.
But Hamza went for a career-best 62 and his...

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