Perth Test: David Warner, Mitchell Starc help Australia dominate South Africa on Day 1 : Cricket, News

Mithcell Starc and David WarnerMithcell Starc and David Warner assisted Australia outplay Southafrica about the first evening (Reuters Picture)


  • Starc finished with numbers of four for 71

  • Warner killed 73 off 62 balls

  • De Kock (84) top-scored for Southafrica

Brought by Mitchell Starc, Sydney required control of the very first check in the WACA and ignored Southafrica for 242.

In response, Sydney got 105 for no-loss with openers Mark Warner on 29 and 73 runs . Warner competed off 39 balls to his fifty, hitting the South-African fresh basketball assault to get six limitations.

As Southafrica battled all day long after earning the throw and hitting first Starc got Josh and 4-71. ()

Half-centuries by Temba Bavuma (51) and Quinton de Kock (84) stored encounter for that visitors following the innings had nosedived to 32-4, after which 81-5 right after the lunchtime break.

The set batted defiantly – work sixth wicket relationship before Bavuma dropped in the wicket to some amazing capture.

When he mistimed a draw to provide Hazlewood his next wicket Kock was the pillar of the Southafrican innings and was ultimately ignored. He batted for 2½ hours and struck a six and 11 fours off 101 balls.