A mainstream saying in cricket is “gets win matches” and that absolutely is valid for Aiden Markram, who bird to his correct side to pull off a shocker and send Pakistani opener Abid Ali to the structure.
Abid looked insecure right from the beginning and his helpless run of structure proceeded against South Africa after he was caught by a Nortje conveyance.
Nortje bowled a high speed conveyance to Abid’s leg-side, inciting the opener to glancce it down aside. Be that as it may, the ball flew and as opposed to zooming past him, Markram guarantee he got it by jumping to one side.
A baffled Abid hung his head and strolled back to the changing area as the South Africans celebrated.
Abid, who looked unsteady right from the beginning, went for 6 runs from 43 balls.
Pakistan had won the throw and chose to bat first in the second Test against Proteas at the Rawalpindi Stadium.
Prior in the day, the two groups showed up at the Pindi Stadium with exacting security courses of action set up.
South Africa is playing a Test coordinate at the Pindi Cricket Stadium following 24 years.
Addressing media after the throw, the South African commander had said the wicket is somewhat green which will at first assistance the bowlers.
No progressions have been made to Pakistan’s 17-player crew from the main Test in Karachi.