Tuesday, November 16, 2010

Kallis & Amla put South Africa on top against Pakistan!

Jacques Kallis and Hashim Amla helped themselves to centuries as South Africa anchored their anchor on the aboriginal Test adjoin Pakistan in Dubai.Kallis fabricated 135 not out, his 36th Test hundred, and Amla an best 118 as they put on 242 to accredit their ancillary to acknowledge on 318-2 on day four.

Having collapsed abbreviate of three abstracts in the aboriginal innings - Amla authoritative 80 and Kallis 73 - South Africa's brief brace were not in the affection to decay their befalling adjoin a Pakistan advance with alone one front-line paceman because of Wahab Riaz's ancillary injury.

In fact, the aggregate of the bowling was done by spinners Abdur Rehman and Saeed Ajmal, but they were clumsy to accomplish abundant of an consequence as the two batsmen continued the lead, ambience a fresh third-wicket almanac for South Africa adjoin Pakistan in the process.

It eventually became a catechism of which of them would complete a hundred aboriginal and Amla won the race, extensive three abstracts off 190 assurance with the advice of 10 boundaries.

Kallis followed clothing by tucking a distinct off his hip anon after, an innings which was about alert but additionally saw him barrage four sixes over the abuttals rope.

Captain Graeme Smith alleged a arrest in time for Dale Steyn and Morne Morkel to accept eight overs with the fresh brawl afore tea.Azhar Ali receives analysis from the physio afterwards actuality addled on the duke.

Hafeez and Taufiq survived, however, and the account accomplished 41 afore Steyn begin the bend of Hafeez's bat and Johan Botha fabricated no aberration at aboriginal slip.

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