Bangladesh set target of 424

2017-10-01 14:58
Temba Bavuma (Gallo Images)

Potchefstroom - South Africa set Bangladesh a target of 424 to win the first Test at Senwes Park on Sunday.

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The Proteas declared their second innings on 247 for six midway through the fourth afternoon.

After a thunderstorm interrupted the innings for 47 minutes, South Africa batted for another half an hour before declaring.

A possible 141 overs remained in the match.

South African captain Faf du Plessis made 81 and Temba Bavuma scored 71. Part-time left-arm spinner Mominul Haque claimed a career-best three for 27 as South Africa chased quick runs.


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