Australia vs South Africa 4th Test Day 5 Cricket highlights today match played at New Wanderers, JOhannesburg. Aus vs SA 4th Test Day 5 Highlights 3rd April, 2018. Australia tour of South Africa 2018 Test series.
- Match: Australia vs South Africa 4th Test Day 5
- Event: South Africa vs Australia Test Series 2018
- Date: Friday, March 30, 2018 – Tuesday, April 03, 2018
- Time: 08:00 AM GMT
- Venue: New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
South Africa vs Australia 4th Test Day 5 Preview
Australia is once again in trouble as they have to chase a gigantic target set by South Africa. By the day 4, Aussies struggled and they need to play some long and responsible innings together and long partnership to resist the bowlers and chase down the big target.
Aiden Markram and Dean Elgar once again settled a sensible partnership that helped the rest of team to make a big more towards setting a big target. Dean Elgar played a responsible innings of 81 runs. Hashim Amla and AB de Villiers could not perform in the 2nd innings, while century of Faf du Plessis helped the team to set a big target.
Temba Bavuma did not lose his wicket and scored 35 runs and Vemon Philander scored 33 runs. This was a sensational innings by the middle order batting lineup. In order to chased down the big target, Australian batting lineup once again colapsed against proteas bowlers as Matt Renshaw went back to the pavilion on 5 runs, Joe Burn is the man who resisted and scored 42 runs.
Peter Handscomb and Shaun Marsh are still standing at the pitch scoring 23 and 7 runs. Australia have scored 88 runs playing 30 overs by the end of Day 5.
South Africa Official Team Squad: (Playing XI Day 5)
Faf du Plessis (c), Quinton de Kock (wk), Dean Elgar, Morne Morkel, Duanne Olivier, Hashim Amla, AB de Villiers, Temba Bavuma, Vernon Philander, Keshav Maharaj, Kagiso Rabada, Chris Morris, Theunis de Bruyn, Heinrich Klaasen, Willem Mulder, Lungisani Ngidi, Aiden Markram.
Australia Official Team Squad: (Playing XI Day 5)
Tim Paine (c & wk), Joe Burns, Matt Renshaw, Nathan Lyon, Mitchell Marsh, Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood, Peter Handscomb, Jon Holland, Jhye Richardson, Chadd Sayers, Usman Khawaja, Shaun Marsh, Glenn Maxwell.