Firdose Moonda

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Morne Morkel fires in a delivery

India v South Africa, 3rd Test, Nagpur, 1st day

Revamped SA attack holds own on Nagpur turner

Despite the absence of Dale Steyn, the shift to an entirely different bowling combination - two pacers and two frontline spinners - and the unfamiliar conditions, the visiting attack delivered

Faf du Plessis stretches as Hashim Amla takes a breather

South Africa in India 2015-16

Teetering SA search for balance

South Africa need two spinners to play in India, but that means their batting depth is lessened. Finding a middle ground will be vital to their chances of levelling the series

Hunting in pairs: Dale Steyn and Morne Morkel took 16 wickets

South Africa in India 2015-16

Morkel's chance to step out of Steyn's shadow

Over the years Morne Morkel has been seen to be the supporting actor to Dale Steyn's star role. In Nagpur, he might finally be able to lead South Africa's pace attack from the front

Lal Bagh Botanical Gardens in Bangalore

Brimful of Bangalore

It drips all week but our intrepid correspondent is not easily deterred

JP Duminy takes a breather during training

South Africa in India 2015-16

Duminy insists South Africa can overcome spin

If the sky is a reflection of mood, then the spirit in the South African camp should have lifted significantly lifted this weekend

That's how you do it: Faf du Plessis passes on some advice to Dane Vilas during training

South Africa in India 2015-16

Vilas' edginess reopens wicketkeeper debate

Dane Vilas, who was picked for the Test series in India ahead of Quinton de Kock, hasn't done badly behind the stumps, but has looked edgy with the bat in the first two matches

Hashim Amla was bowled after not offering a shot

South Africa in India 2015-16

Long gap a chance for SA to reflect on mistakes

With the Bangalore washout effectively reducing the Test series to a three-match affair, South Africa need to use their spare time to learn from their misjudgments, particularly their reading of spin

Dean Elgar brings out the sweep

SA in India 2015-16

Amla urges SA to not shy away from spin

South Africa's captain Hashim Amla has said that his team's approach against spin will not change in the next two Tests against India

Dale Steyn takes a breather

South Africa in India, 2015-16

South Africa's Dale Steyn conundrum

Why Dale Steyn's absence from the Bangalore Test and the new trend of early retirements should get South Africa thinking about life after him

Kyle Abbott wears a disappointed look

India v SA, 2nd Test, Bangalore, 2nd day

Dark skies offer South Africa a glimmer

After being completely outplayed on the opening day, South Africa would not have minded an extra day off to reflect on their mistakes and plot an unlikely coup to get back into the series