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India continue Proteas assault

Opener Rohit Sharma struck his third century of the series, 117 n.o., and Ajinkya Rahane was unbeaten on 83 as India were 224/3, after once being 39/3, when bad light stopped play following tea on opening day of their second cricket Test against South Africa at Ranchi yesterday. India already leads the three-match series 2-0.

India also leads the 2021 ICC Test C’ship with 200 points, followed by NZ (60 points) and SL (60 points).

Scores:

India (won the toss): 224/3 in 58 overs (Rohit Sharma 117 n.o., Ajinkya Rahane 83 n.o.; Kagiso Rabada 2/54) vs. SA