Watch Australia vs South Africa 4th Test Day 5 Highlights 03 April 2018 Today – If his group has runs on the board, it is always challenging to judge. Turns out South Africa had sufficient about one hour to day two. Directed by a dazzling bowling screen from Vernon Philander, South Africa took over 90 minutes to the last day in Johannesburg to wrap up victory by 492 runs, sealing their first home series win against Australia since 1970.
The win was sealed using all the retiring Morne Morkel in the crease, even though the wicket wasn’t added to his career tally of 309. Nathan Lyon drove Morkel off through cover and turned out to get a risky second jog; Aiden Markram’s throw from the outfield was great enough for Quinton de Kock to whip the bails off and also have Lyon run out for 9. Australia had made just 340 runs for its game; South Africa had that many well before lunch on day two.
Philander six-for completes historic series win for South Africa
A series filled with terrible blood and boorish behavior, security damage and carnage finished with the latter. Australia began the day on 88 for 3 and dropped his remaining seven wickets for 31 runs within 17 overs. Philander struck with the very first ball of the afternoon, again 3 deliveries afterwards, and maintained striking more frequently and resoundingly than Big Ben. He ended with the remarkable figures of 6 to 21, and match figures of 9 for 51, and Australia were humbled for 119.
Australia vs South Africa 4th Test Day 5 Highlights