JOHANNESBURG: Third match of the second unofficial Test between India ‘A’ and South Africa ‘A’ in Bengaluru on Sunday had to be stopped due to rain.
The visitors were only able to make 75 runs. South Africa wanted to build a solid partnership at the beginning of the match, Rudi Second and Rassie van der Dussen added 19 runs before Dussen was dismissed for 22 (91 balls, 2 four). Minutes after a second followed him to the change room soon after when Rajpoot struck leaving him just three runs short of his half-century.
The weather wasn’t on the visitors’ side as they continued losing a wicket, they lost a further two wickets when Dwaine Pretorius (10) and Dane Piedt (22) fell before rain brought a premature end to the action.
Indian “A” leads the fourth and final day of with 51-runs and remaining unbeaten by South Africa” A”.