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Pakistan bowl out South Africa for 220 runs in first innings

Karachi - Yasir Shah was the pick of the Pakistan bowlers, claiming three wickets for 54 runs



Pakistan's spinner Yasir Shah celebrates with teammates the dismissal of South Africa's Faf du Plessis during the first day of the first cricket Test match. — AP
Pakistan's spinner Yasir Shah celebrates with teammates the dismissal of South Africa's Faf du Plessis during the first day of the first cricket Test match. — AP

By Team KT

Published: Tue 26 Jan 2021, 3:05 PM

Last updated: Tue 26 Jan 2021, 3:20 PM

South Africa were bowled out for 220 runs in 69. 2overs in the first Test match against Pakistan at the National Stadium in Karachi.

Spinner Yasir Shah was the pick of the Pakistan bowlers, claiming three wickets for 54 runs while Shaheen Shah Afridi (2 for 49) and debutant Nauman Ali ( 2 for 38) also impressed.

Earlier, South Africa captain Quinton de Kock won the toss and opted to bat.

Scorecard

South Africa Ist innings

D. Elgar c Azam b Nauman 58

A. Markram c Butt b Shaheen 13

R. van der Dussen run out 17

F. du Plessis c Rizwan b Yasir 23

Q. de Kock c Butt b Nauman 15

T. Bavuma run out 17

G. Linde c sub (Nawaz) b Hasan 35

K. Maharaj b Yasir 0

K. Rabada not out 21

A. Nortje b Yasir 0

L. Ngidi lbw b Shaheen 8

Extras: (b5, lb1, nb7) 13

Total: (all out; 69.2 overs) 220

Fall of wickets: 1-30 (Markram), 2-63 (Dussen), 3-108 (du Plessis), 4-133 (de Kock), 5-136 (Elgar), 6-179 (Bavuma), 7-179 (Maharaj), 8-194 (Linde), 9-195 (Nortje)

Bowling: Shaheen 11.2-0-49-2 (3nb), Hasan 14-5-61-1 (2nb), Ashraf 5-0-12-0, Nauman 17-4-38-2 (1nb), Yasir 22-6-54-3 (1nb)

Toss: South Africa, elected to bat

Umpires: Aleem Dar (PAK) and Ahsan Raza (PAK)

Tv umpire: Asif Yaqoob (PAK)

Match referee: Mohammad Javed Malik (PAK)


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