SA's batting effort not good enough as India chase series win

Proteas staring down both barrels of a big defeat in India

13 October 2019 - 00:00

Vernon Philander sought the cold solace of the ice pack, Keshav Maharaj winced at the whim of short, sharp shocks of pain, and both endured for their longest Test innings.

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