South Africa wins toss, bats in 2nd test against India

CENTURION, South Africa (AP) South Africa captain Faf du Plessis won the toss and chose to bat first in the second test against India at SuperSport Park on Saturday.

South Africa made one enforced change to its lineup after winning the first test in Cape Town for an early lead in the three-match series. Fast bowler Lungi Ngidi was picked to make his test debut in place of injured paceman Dale Steyn. India made three changes to its team in an effort to get back into the series. Opening batsman KL Rahul was in for Shikhar Dhawan, wicketkeeper Parthiv Patel in for Wriddhiman Saha, and seam bowler Ishant Sharma for Bhuvneshwar Kumar.Article continues below ....