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South Africa makes fluent start, 104-1 vs. Bangladesh

South Africa makes fluent start to 1st test vs. Bangladesh, 104-1 at lunch after winning toss

South Africa makes fluent start, 104-1 vs. Bangladesh

CHITTAGONG, Bangladesh (AP) -- South Africa made a fluent start to the first test against Bangladesh, reaching 104-1 at lunch on the first day on Tuesday.

Coming off a first-ever loss to Bangladesh in one-day internationals, South Africa's openers gave the side a solid start by adding 58, after captain Hashim Amla won the toss.

Opener Stiaan Van Zyl scored 34 before he was caught behind attempting a leg glance off the bowling of Mahmudullah.

Faf Du Plessis was bating on 33 with Dean Elgar on 30 at the first interval.


Updated : 2021-09-27 11:08 GMT+08:00