Cape Town: India was all out for 223 in their first innings on the opening day of the third Test against South Africa here on Tuesday.
Batten first, the returning skipper of India Virat Kohlic top score for the visitors with a 79 out of 201 balls, hitting 12 boundaries and a six in the process.
Cheteshwar Pujara made 43 from 77 balls.
Kohli, who had missed the second Test due to a back injury, looked on course for his first Test century in more than two years until South Africa’s leading pacer Kagiso Rabada cut his innings.
Rabada played in his 50th Test and finished with impressive numbers of 4/73, while Marco Jansen tied for 3/55.
India 1st innings: 223 all-out in 77.3 overs. (Cheteshwar Pujara 43, Virat Kohli 79; Kagiso Rabada 4/73).
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