South Africa vs Bangladesh, 2nd Test Day 3: Live Score and Updates from Port Elizabeth

South Africa (SA) vs Bangladesh (BAN) 2nd Test, Day 4 Live Score and Updates from Port Elizabeth: Bangladesh have seven wickets in hand but they need 386 runs to win this Test and level this series. On the other hand, South Africa are well ahead in the game. They need 7 wickets to win with an ample amount of runs to defend.

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South Africa (SA) vs Bangladesh (BAN) 2nd Test, Day 4 Live Score and Updates from Port Elizabeth (ICC Photo)
South Africa (SA) vs Bangladesh (BAN) 2nd Test, Day 4 Live Score and Updates from Port Elizabeth (ICC Photo)
Score 69/7
Batsman Taijul Islam0(5b 0*4 0*6)
Bowler Keshav Maharaj 11-3-36-5

14:16 IST: 20.6: Keshav Maharaj to Taijul Islam, No run.

14:16 IST: 20.5: Keshav Maharaj to Taijul Islam, No run.

14:16 IST: 20.4: Keshav Maharaj to Taijul Islam, No run.

14:15 IST: 20.3: Keshav Maharaj to Taijul Islam, No run.

14:15 IST: 20.2: Keshav Maharaj to Taijul Islam, Fuller ball, around middle. Taijul Islam blocks it out.

14:15 IST: Taijul Islam walks out to the middle. 

14:15 IST: 20.1: Keshav Maharaj to Liton Das, OUT! STUMPED! There it is! Keshav Maharaj gets another five-wicket haul! What a series he has been having! He gets rid of Liton Das this time. Another peach of a delivery. A loopy ball, full, this one lands around the leg pole and spins away sharply. Liton Das advances down the pitch and looks to heave this over on the leg side, but he gets beaten due to the turn. Kyle Verreynne collects the ball and whips the bails off. The replay shows that Liton Das was way out of his crease. He has to walk back!

14:14 IST: A stumping appeal! It looks out on the naked eye but still the umpire wants to cross-check it. Das is way out of his crease and one replay is enough to make the judgment. 

Score 69/6
Batsman Mehidy Hasan9(19b 1*4 0*6)
Bowler Simon Harmer 10-1-27-2

14:11 IST: 19.6: Simon Harmer to Mehidy Hasan, Flighted ball, angling around middle. Hasan leans and defends it. 

14:11 IST: 19.5: Simon Harmer to Mehidy Hasan, On middle, swept to long leg again for a couple of runs. 

14:10 IST: 19.4: Simon Harmer to Mehidy Hasan, FOUR! Well played! Floated and on middle. Hasan sweeps it, gets hit on the arm and the ball rolls away to the fine leg fence. 

14:10 IST: 19.3: Simon Harmer to Mehidy Hasan, Length and on middle. Hasan defends it out on the front foot. 

14:10 IST: 19.2: Simon Harmer to Liton Das, Tossed up, outside off Das works it through covers for a single. 

14:10 IST: 19.1: Simon Harmer to Liton Das, Full and down the leg side, spinning more away. Das shoulders arms to it.

Score 62/6
Batsman Mehidy Hasan3(15b 0*4 0*6)
Bowler Keshav Maharaj 10-2-36-4

14:08 IST: 18.6: Keshav Maharaj to Mehidy Hasan, Tosses it up, full, outside off, spinning away. Mehidy Hasan leans to block this he gets beaten on the outside edge.

14:08 IST: 18.5: Keshav Maharaj to Mehidy Hasan, Another solid defense from Mehidy Hasan.

14:07 IST: 18.4: Keshav Maharaj to Mehidy Hasan, On middle. Blocked out.

14:07 IST: 18.3: Keshav Maharaj to Mehidy Hasan, This one lands on off and spins away sharply. Hasan prods to defend but gets beaten on the outside edge. 

14:07 IST: 18.2: Keshav Maharaj to Mehidy Hasan, Tossed up, on off. Hasan drags it from outside off and looks to sweep but gets a top edge to deep square leg. The batters will take a couple of runs. 

14:06 IST: 18.1: Keshav Maharaj to Mehidy Hasan, A quicker ball, around middle. Hasan defends under his eyes. 

Score 60/6
Batsman Liton Das26(30b 5*4 0*6)
Bowler Simon Harmer 9-1-20-2

14:05 IST: 17.6: Simon Harmer to Liton Das, Flatter and around off and middle. Das stays inside his crease to watchfully block it.

14:05 IST: 17.5: Simon Harmer to Liton Das, FOUR! Good shot! Das is showing good intent! Full and angling outside off. Das skips down and hammers it well over mid on for a boundary. 

14:05 IST: 17.4: Simon Harmer to Liton Das, On middle. Blocked out.

14:04 IST: 17.3: Simon Harmer to Liton Das, Darted on the pads. Das keeps it out.

14:04 IST: 17.2: Simon Harmer to Liton Das, Tossed up, on middle. Das is too early as he pushes this and almost gifts a catch but the ball falls short of mid on. 

14:04 IST: 17.1: Simon Harmer to Mehidy Hasan, Length ball, on off. Hasan sweeps it to deep square leg for a single.

Score 55/6
Batsman Liton Das22(25b 4*4 0*6)
Bowler Keshav Maharaj 9-2-34-4

14:03 IST: 16.6: Keshav Maharaj to Liton Das, An arm ball, drifting on middle and leg. Das prods and keeps it out on the leg side.

14:02 IST: 16.5: Keshav Maharaj to Liton Das, Short again, outside off. Das works through covers for a couple of runs. 

14:01 IST: 16.4: Keshav Maharaj to Liton Das, FOUR! Again short and way outside off. Das has enough time to go back and cuts off the back foot through point for a boundary. 

14:01 IST: 16.3: Keshav Maharaj to Liton Das, Tossed up, angling on middle. Das defends on the front foot. 

14:00 IST: 16.2: Keshav Maharaj to Liton Das, FOUR! Das is not letting the loose balls go away! This is short and outside off. Das rocks back and cuts it past point for a boundary.  

14:00 IST: 16.1: Keshav Maharaj to Liton Das, Tossed up, on middle. Das drills it back to the bowler.

Score 45/6
Batsman Mehidy Hasan0(8b 0*4 0*6)
Bowler Simon Harmer 8-1-15-2

13:59 IST: 15.6: Simon Harmer to Mehidy Hasan, This is touch short but with good amount of spin. Hasan goes back and looks to punch but gets cramped for the room.

13:59 IST: 15.5: Simon Harmer to Mehidy Hasan, A flighted ball, full and on middle. Hasan lunges and keeps it out.

13:58 IST: 15.4: Simon Harmer to Liton Das, Too full and on off. Das whips it past mid-wicket for a single.

13:58 IST: 15.3: Simon Harmer to Liton Das, Flatter and around off. Das hangs back and tucks it to short leg.

13:58 IST: 15.2: Simon Harmer to Liton Das, Length ball, angling outside off. Das watchfully leaves it alone.

13:58 IST: 15.1: Simon Harmer to Liton Das, Fuller and on middle. Das leans and blocks it out.

Score 44/6
Batsman Mehidy Hasan0(6b 0*4 0*6)
Bowler Keshav Maharaj 8-2-24-4

13:57 IST: 14.6: Keshav Maharaj to Mehidy Hasan, On middle. Hasan mistimes his sweep towards square leg. All along the ground. 

13:56 IST: 14.5: Keshav Maharaj to Mehidy Hasan, Tosses it up, full, around middle. Mehidy Hasan blocks it out watchfully. 

13:56 IST: 14.4: Keshav Maharaj to Mehidy Hasan, A huge appeal for LBW but not given! This one slides in and lands around leg. Hasan prods to defend but misses and gets hit on the pads. Might be angling down.

13:56 IST: 14.3: Keshav Maharaj to Mehidy Hasan, Drifting in, around middle, fuller ball. Mehidy Hasan blocks it out.

13:55 IST: 14.2: Keshav Maharaj to Mehidy Hasan, Another fuller ball, around middle and off. Mehidy Hasan blocks it out.

13:55 IST: 14.1: Keshav Maharaj to Mehidy Hasan, Tosses it up, full, around middle. Mehidy Hasan defends it towards silly point.

13:57 IST: Mehidy Hasan walks out now.

Score 44/6
Batsman Yasir Ali0(4b 0*4 0*6)
Bowler Simon Harmer 7-1-14-2

13:54 IST: 13.6: Simon Harmer to Yasir Ali, OUT! CAUGHT! Another one bites the dust! Bangladesh are falling apart here! Simon Harmer gets his second wicket now. A loopy ball, full, around middle. Yasir Ali gets down on his knee and slog sweeps this towards deep mid-wicket. Lizaad Williams is perfectly placed there, and he takes it easily. 

13:52 IST: 13.5: Simon Harmer to Yasir Ali, Fuller ball, another off break, on the pads. Yasir Ali gets back and looks to block this but he misses. 

13:52 IST: 13.4: Simon Harmer to Yasir Ali, Spinning in, around the pads, fuller ball. Yasir Ali leaves it alone, the ball hit his pads and lobs up towards leg slip.

13:52 IST: 13.3: Simon Harmer to Liton Das, Fuller delivery, around middle. Liton Das drives it towards long off for a single. 

13:51 IST: 13.2: Simon Harmer to Liton Das, Tosses it up, full, around middle. Liton Das pushes it towards mid on.