The third test played between South Africa and Pakistan in Johannesburg. In which South Africa win the toss and elected to bat first. Their batsmen played very well, Makrum made 90 runs, Hashim Amla 41 and Hamza 41 runs. So for this South Africa made in his first innings 262 runs.
From the Pakistan side, the bowler Muhammad Amir and Hasan Ali and Muhammad Abbas take 2 wickets each. While Faheem Ashraf takes 3 wickets in his first innings.
In reply of 262 runs the Pakistani teams all out at the score of 185 runs. Only the captain Sarfraz Ahmed made 50 runs and Babar Azam made his 49 runs and Imam-Ul-Haq 43. No other batsmen cooperate with the team for a huge target.
When South Africa start his second innings his leaded score is 77 runs. His opening batsmen played very well. Then they able to make a target that cannot be achieved.
In the second innings, the Pakistani bowler has great performance and they take the 4 wickets only the score of 50 runs in second innings. But the Hashim Amla and De-Cock made the partnership of 102 runs.
The Hashim Amla made his 71 runs and back to pavilion. De-cock back to pavilion at the score of 129 runs and he made the 4th century in his test carrier.
In second innings the Pakistani bowler has the brilliant performance? Faheem Ashraf and Muhammad Abbas take 3 wickets of each while Muhammad Amir take two wickets and Hassan Ali take only wickets.
In the third day stump, Pakistan made 153 runs and his 3 players back to the pavilion. Imam-Ul-Haq 35 runs, Shan Masood 37 runs and Azhar Ali 15 back to the pavilion.
The Babar Azam and Asad Shafiq on the crease. The Asad Shafiq on 48 runs and Babar Azam on 17 runs. Still, need Pakistan to achieve 228 runs more.
Remember there are three tests played between South Africa and Pakistan. The South Africa lead by 2-0. This is the final of the series, if Pakistan wants to avoid whitewash then the made effort to win the match.
Otherwise, South Africa already win the series by 2-0, if they win the third test they whitewash the Pakistan team.
South Africa 262/10
South Africa 303/10
Pakistan needs 228 runs to win.