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Keshav Maharaj spins his way into the history books (1:05)
Today was probably written in my stars - Maharaj (1:12)
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1dThe Report by Firdose Moonda

South Africa roar back with Maharaj's eight-for

Sri Lanka ended the first day on 277 for 9 with the left-arm South Africa spinner leading the fightback; Dale Steyn's wait for his record-breaking wicket to overtake Shaun Pollock continued

'A draw is as good as winning in subcontinent' - Keshav Maharaj (0:40)
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3dAndrew Fidel Fernando

Dale Steyn, the greatest fast bowler of the century

A deep dive into numbers from the last 30 years or so will reveal that Dale Steyn is not merely great, but is actually among the finest half-dozen quicks to ever have played the game

4dFirdose Moonda

De Villiers to South Africa's rescue?

It may not happen in time to sort out SA's mess before the second Test against SL, but the former batsman could be working in a coaching capacity with the national team in the near future

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4dESPNcricinfo staff

South African allrounder Saait Maajiet dies at 66

An opening bowler and middle-order batsman, Maajiet played for - and captained - the Western Province Cricket Board, and was chosen for the South African Cricket Board national teams

Zimbabwe's player exodus continues (2:03)
'Sri Lanka were just better' - Faf du Plessis (1:32)
7dS Rajesh

Dimuth Karunaratne 218, South Africa 199

South Africa's second-innings 73 was their lowest total since readmission, while Dilruwan Perera picked up his career-best innings and match figures

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