England vs South Africa 2nd Test Day 1: South Africa trio frustrate England

Amla became the fourth South African batsman to surpass 8,000 Test runs after Jacques Kallis, Graeme Smith and AB de Villiers

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The South African trio of Hashim Amla, Quinton de Kock and Vernon Philander proved to be thorns in England’s side on the opening day of the second Test at Trent Bridge as they scored 78, 68 and 54 not out respectively.

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Champions Trophy 3rd Match: Amla, Tahir star as South Africa flatten lacklustre Sri Lanka

Tahir was named Man of the Match for his figures of 4-27 off 8.3 overs

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South Africa opened their Champions Trophy account with a convincing 96-run win over Sri Lanka courtesy of opener Hashim Amla’s record-breaking century and spinner Imran Tahir’s superb four-for.

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