- The 26-year-old Easwaran made 103 off 209 balls and hit 16 obstacles right through his keep within the center.
- Panchal made 96 runs falling to left-arm spinner George Linde.
- Baba Aparajith and wicketkeeper Upendra Yadav are batting on 19 and 5 for India A.
Abhimanyu Easwaran compiled a cast hundred however skipper Priyank Panchal neglected out on one via handiest 4 runs as India A reached 308 for 4 towards South Africa A ahead of dangerous mild compelled an early stumps to the 3rd day’s play within the first unofficial Check right here.
The 26-year-old Easwaran made 103 off 209 balls and hit 16 obstacles right through his keep within the center. Proper once you have to the three-figure mark, he was once brushed aside via fast-medium bowler Lutho Sipamla.
Panchal made 96 runs falling to left-arm spinner George Linde. India A skipper discovered the fence 14 occasions right through his 171-ball knock on the Mangaung Oval on Thursday.
Resuming the day on 125 for one in respond to South Africa A’s mammoth first-innings ranking of 509 for seven declared, the Indians went alongside effectively with the duo of Panchal and Easwaran placing on 142 runs for the second one wicket.
Prithvi Shah had made a brisk 48 off 45 balls within the 3rd night time. In search of to regain his position within the Indian Check staff after lacking out on variety for the continued two-match collection towards New Zealand, Hanuma Vihari alternatively were given out once you have his eye in, managing 25 off 53 balls ahead of changing into Linde’s 2d sufferer of the day.
When the stumps have been drawn with just about 30 overs left to be bowled within the day, Baba Aparajith and wicketkeeper Upendra Yadav have been batting on 19 and 5 respectively.
Regardless of Easwaran and Panchal’s large knocks, the guests nonetheless trailed the South Africans via 201 runs on the shut of play. Sipamla and Linde have been the South African bowlers to reach good fortune, returning two wickets apiece.
South Africa A: 509 for 7 declared in 135.3 overs (Pieter Malan 163, Tony de Zorzi 117; Navdeep Saine 2/67, Arzan Nagwaswalla 2/75).
India A: 308 for 4 in 93.1 overs (Abhimanyu Easwaran 103, Priyank Panchal 96, Prithvi Shaw 48).