Firdose Moonda

ESPNcricinfo's South Africa correspondent

Persistent rain delayed the start of play on the third day

Bangladesh v South Africa, 2nd Test, Mirpur, 3rd day

Second successive day lost to rain

There has now been as much play in this Test series as there has been waiting for clearer skies; the second successive abandoned day in Mirpur taking the total number of washouts to four

Heavy rain resulted in play being abandoned without a ball bowled

Bangladesh v South Africa, 2nd Test, Mirpur, 2nd day

Heavy rain washes out second day

An entire day's play was lost for the third time in this series as heavy rain, caused by a cyclone, forced the umpires to abandon the second day of the Mirpur Test at 12.10 pm

The South Africans congratulate Dale Steyn on his 400th Test wicket

Bangladesh v SA, 2nd Test, Mirpur

Steyn lauds 'fantastic bowling effort'

After watching Mustafizur Rahman make clever use of the cutter in Chittagong, Dale Steyn saw what he needed to do to get the most out of conditions in the second Test

Dale Steyn exults after dismissing Mahmudullah

Bangladesh v SA, 2nd Test, Mirpur, 1st day

Mirpur rekindles Dale Steyn's fire

On the day he collected his 400th Test wicket, Dale Steyn admitted that he had needed some time and space to sort himself out following South Africa's heartbreaking loss in the World Cup semi-final

Quinton de Kock is cleaned up by Mustafizur Rahman

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De Kock set for South Africa A tour of India

Quinton de Kock could miss the limited-over games at home against New Zealand in August after being dropped from the team for the second Test against Bangladesh in Mirpur

Dale Steyn was the joint second fastest bowler to 400 Test wickets

Bangladesh v South Africa, 2nd Test, Mirpur, 1st day

South Africa edge ahead after Steyn's 400th

Led by Dale Steyn, who became the second-quickest bowler to 400 Test wickets, South Africa chipped away at Bangladesh's line-up reducing the hosts to 246 for 8 at the end of the first day

Dale Steyn acknowledges the applause after taking his fifth wicket

Bangladesh v South Africa, 2nd Test, Mirpur, 1st day

Four hundred reasons to celebrate Steyn

Skill, speed, swing and a famously spicy attitude have put Dale Steyn among the top sportsmen of his generation. And he plans to stay there for as long as he can

Quinton de Kock is cleaned up by Mustafizur Rahman

Bangladesh v SA, 2nd Test, Mirpur

De Kock's woes complicate SA's transition

Quinton de Kock has just not been the same since suffering a freak injury in December last year, and as difficult as it may be, he needs to toughen up to win his spot in the team back

Clive Rice holds aloft the Natwest Trophy

Clive Rice 1949-2015

The indomitable spirit of Clive Rice

He wanted to play against the best and show that he was among the best, as his admirers testify

Dean Elgar works the ball through the on side

SA in Bangladesh 2015

South Africa turned off by the rain

South Africa had been frustrated by the wet weather in Dhaka, more so because their side is still in transition and they need more game time to figure out their best XI