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Dean Elgar made this record as soon as he scored a century, South Africa got the lead by so many runs

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Dean Elgar Century: The Indian team is playing the second test match against South Africa. In this match, KL Rahul scored a brilliant century for India. He scored 101 runs. It was because of him that Team India was able to reach 245 runs. Now Dean Elgar has scored an excellent century in the first innings for South Africa and South Africa has also taken the lead. Dean Elgar has made many big records in his name after scoring a century.

Dean Elgar did this amazing thing

Dean Elgar has completed his 5000 runs as an opener for South Africa after scoring a century in the second Test against India. He has become the fourth South African batsman to do so. Before him, Graeme Smith (9,018), Gary Kirsten (5,726) and Herschelle Gibbs (5,242) have done this. Elgar presented a brilliant example of batting. He is currently present at the crease after scoring 140 runs and South Africa has taken a lead of 11 runs so far.

Scored 14th century in test cricket

Dean Elgar has already announced that he will retire after the Test series against India. This is his 14th century in Test cricket. So far, he has scored 5146 runs in 84 test matches for South Africa, of which 199 runs is his best performance. Apart from this, he has also played 8 ODI matches.

Africa achieved a lead of so many runs

The Indian team had scored 245 runs against South Africa in its first innings, in response to which South Africa has so far scored 256 runs at the loss of 5 wickets. In this way, Africa has got a slight lead of 11 runs on the basis of first innings. But he has five wickets left. The African team did not have a good start when Aiden Markram was sent to the pavilion early by Mohammed Siraj. Tony De Jordi and Keegan Pietersen were dismissed by Jasprit Bumrah. But Dean Elgar remained at one end. He is present at the crease after scoring 140 runs. , He played cut and pull shots against the short ball. Bedingham also supported him well and hit sixes on Prasidh and Shardul.

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