South Africa are on course to seal a series whitewash after Quinton de Kock’s century left Pakistan needing 381 to win the third Test.
The 26-year-old’s 129, his fourth Test ton, helped the Proteas to a second innings total of 303 in the afternoon session on day three of the Test match in Johannesburg on Sunday.
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And, having been set a sizeable target for the win to avoid a 3-0 series defeat, Pakistan made a solid start with opening batsmen Imam-ul-Haq and Shan Masood making 35 and 37 respectively before being removed by Dale Steyn who took 2-37.
Duanne Olivier continued his impressive form in the series with the wicket of Azhar Ali for just 15 as the tourists reached stumps at 153-3, still 228 runs short of their target.
South Africa will now be hopeful of taking the remaining seven Pakistan wickets to seal the win on Monday.11 BUSINESS NUGGETS FROM SUPER EAGLES BRONZE MEDAL TRIUMPH. The content of this ebook will propel you above your competition. DOWNLOAD NOW!!!