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Wednesday, 28 December 2016 - 10:18
South Africa v Sri Lanka: Vernon Philander takes three as visitors struggle
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Sri Lanka's batsmen struggled to 181 for 7 as South Africa's pace bowlers took charge of the 2nd day of the first Test in Port Elizabeth yesterday.

The home side were bowled out for 286 as seamer Suranga Lakmal took his first 5 wicket haul in Test cricket.

Vernon Philander and Kyle Abbott struck early to leave Sri Lanka on 22 for 3 after 8 overs.

However Dhananjaya de Silva's unbeaten 43 steadied the innings before bad light ended play.

Watch one of the game stopping moments of the match..

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