After a comprehensive victory against India in the second Test match played at Centurion, the Proteas has made their intensions clear to whitewash and win the series 3-0. More update on CRICKET BUZZ
Faf du Plessis &Co. are looking for a clean sweep and crush team India in the third and the final Test of the series, which will be played at Johannesburg from 24th of January. Despite the series win, the Proteas claims that there will be no lack of Intensity in the final Test against the World No.1 Test side.
Kagiso Rabada, who has been the leader of the pace battery of the South African team and has been the match winner for his team since his debut back in 2015, has claimed that South Africa will All-out for to whitewash India.
“Obviously we know how to play fast bowling and we’ve got respect for their attack. Every game you go into, you want to win. So obviously we want to get a whitewash against India,” said Rabada.
The lethal fast bowler was highly impressed with the Indian fast bowling unit too, he appreciated the work load and the performance put in by the Indian Pacers especially Jasprit Bumrah.
“The fast bowlers are excited to bowl at the Wanderers. We always are as it has pace, bounce and swing. Bumrah is a very good bowler, he’s already opening the bowling now. He’s done very well with the one-day stuff and now he’s doing very well in the Test matches too,” Rabada added.
“Mohammed Shami is very experienced and got some pace. Umesh Yadav, and Bhuvneshwar Kumar who caused a lot of trouble in Cape Town, they’ve got good fast bowlers,” he further said.
The third test match is scheduled to be played at the pace-friendly Wanderers pitch and the fast bowlers will enjoy themselves playing on this wicket.
The condition in Johannesburg will favour the pacers yet against, so it will be more interesting to look forward the battle between the bat and the ball in such wicket. Stay tune to sportslibro.com for more interesting news and updates on CRICKET BUZZ