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Kohli century keeps India in touch with South Africa

Virat Kohli led from the front

By: Sarwar Alam

Virat Kohli led by example with a batting masterclass as India stayed in contention on the third day of the second Test against South Africa at SuperSport Park on Monday. Captain Kohli hit a masterly 153 in India’s first innings of 307 to stay in touch in Centurion, even though South Africa stretched a 28-run first-innings lead to 118 by scoring 90 for two in their second batting effort on a storm-shortened afternoon. India are slightly behind going into day four despite Kohli’s innings and two early wickets from opening bowler Jasprit Bumrah, but they could justifiably feel that they were still in with…

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