New Zealand vs South Africa: After a decade, the South African openers set a record

Jeremy Caroll

n the match between New Zealand and South Africa, the opening pair – Sarel Erwee and Dean Elgar have scored beyond 100 runs and are still batting well to give their team a perfect comeback after losing the last test game in humiliation.

The openers have scored a century run partnership for the first time, away from home, in 10 years. This counts almost 34 Tests when the openers were not able to score a 100-run partnership away from home.

Dean Elgar is reaching his 40-run mark while Sarel Erwee is looking tough at 65 runs. The openers have played 35 overs till now and look strong to make a subtle comeback.

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