Trinidad & Tobago v South Africans, 2nd day June 7, 2010

Rain curtails play on final day

Cricinfo staff

South Africans 347 for 7 dec (Petersen 65, de Villiers 53, Duminy 51, Boucher 51*) drew with Trinidad & Tobago 18 for 1 (Steyn 1-11)

Rain limited the final day's play to just 4.4 overs and the South Africans drew their two-day encounter with Trinidad & Tobago in St Augustine. During the little play that was possible, Dale Steyn got Lendl Simmons to edge behind. Earlier the visitors declared their first innings closed at the overnight score of 347 for 7.

South Africa's batsmen had cashed in on the first day, before bad weather intervened, with four batsmen scoring half-centuries. Alviro Petersen pushed forth his credentials as opener with 65, before AB de Villiers continued his fine run of form with 53 before retiring out. JP Duminy and Mark Boucher were the other half-centurions, with the latter finding touch as he prepared to take wicketkeeping duties from de Villiers, who wore the big gloves in the limited-overs leg of the tour.