Elgar and Bavuma will take over the captaincy responsibilities from Quinton de Kock.
Rabada took two wickets for just eight runs as he led a South African fightback against Pakistan in
Sri Lanka had collapsed from 71/1 to 84/5 by lunch, and things didn't much improve after the break.
The 32-year old Elgar is the second candidate to come forward, expressing his desire to become
Spinner Keshav Maharaj also returned to the squad after missing the third Test against India due to
De Bruyn was part of South Africa's playing in the Pune Test which the visitors lost by a handsome
Elgar, batting on 16, was struck on his helmet by a fierce bouncer from Umesh just before the tea
South Africa find themselves in deep trouble at 26/4, following on at tea on day three of the 3rd
With valuable World Test Championship points on offer, India would be eyeing victory while South
Elgar also said that he learnt a lot more about himself on what has been a humbling tour of India.
India are well on course for an innings victory after their bowlers blew away the South African
Having won the series opener in Vizag, India look to continue the winning momentum in Pune.
South Africa, needing 395 runs to win the first Test, were bowled out for 191 as India won the
Pujara scored a crucial 81 and was involved in a 169-run partnership with twin centurion Rohit
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Elgar, following the third day's play, said that he learnt from the his experiences from playing in
South Africa ended the third day at 385/8, with Senuran Muthusamy batting on 12 and Keshav Maharaj
Du Plessis and Elgar added 90* runs for the fifth wicket to take the score to 153/4.