Cricket: S. Africa Close At 171-5 After Aussie Rout

Cricket: S. Africa close at 171-5 after Aussie rout

HOBART, Australia, , (Pakistan Point News - APP - 12th Nov, 2016 ) - South Africa were 171 for five at the close after skittling Australia for 85 on the opening day of the second Test in Hobart on Saturday. The Australians capitulated to their lowest total against South Africa at home with Vernon Philander taking five for 21 despite injuring his shoulder in a mid-pitch collision with Steve Smith, who remained unbeaten on 48. At stumps, Temba Bavuma was not out 38 with Quinton de Kock on 28, with the Proteas leading by 86 runs.