India A figured out how to hold South Africa A to an attract the third four-day game in Bloemfontein, with the three-match series finishing in a 0-0 impasse. Downpour played a part to play in the fag end of the game on Thursday (December 9), with no play conceivable in the last meeting after India were decreased to 90/3 in a pursuit of 304.
Prithvi Shaw scored a lively 38 off 34 and was associated with promising organizations with Abhimanyu Easwaran (19) and Devdutt Padikkal (15) yet India A neglected to benefit from that as they lost fast wickets and were diminished to 77/3. Hanuma Vihari scored an unbeaten 13 preceding precipitation cut off a conceivably intriguing completion to the game.
Prior, South Africa A began the day at 191 for 1 in their subsequent innings, with Sarel Erwee and Zubayr Hamza surrounding three-figure scores. They stretched out their association to 178 preceding Erwee was bowled by K Gowtham three shy of a ton. Hamza proceeded to score 125 and stayed not out when South Africa A pronounced their second innings at 311 for 3.
Erwee, who is essential for the 21-part South Africa crew for the Test series against India, completed as the main run-getter in the ‘A’ series with 251 runs in five innings at a normal of 50.20. Both of Erwee’s fifty or more scores came in the third game. India A chief Hanuma Vihari, who has additionally been chosen in the India crew for the impending five-day games, finished the series with 227 runs at 75.66, with three half-hundreds of years.
Brief scores : South Africa A 268 (Sarel Erwee 75, Tony de Zorzi 58, Khaya Zondo 56; Deepak Chahar 4-45) & 311/3 decl. (Zubayr Hamza 125*, Sarel Erwee 97; Krishnappa Gowtham 2-81) drew with India 276 (Ishan Kishan 91, Hanuma Vihari 63; Lutho Sipamla 5-99) & 90/3 (Prithvi Shaw 38; Senuran Muthusamy 1-8).