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1st Test, Day 4: Late strikes by spinners put S Africa in control against Bangladesh

Bangladesh were reeling at 11-3 in their second innings in the 274-run chase as late strikes by spinners -- Keshav Maharaj and Simon Harmer -- put South Africa in a commanding position at the end of Day 4 in the first Test of the two match series, here on Sunday.

With Najmul Hossain Shanto (5 not out) and Mushfiqur Rahim (0 not out) at the crease, Bangladesh now need 263 runs on Day 5 to win the first Test.

Resuming their innings on day four at 4/0, South Africa's opening pair looked to augment their lead of 75 runs. On the other hand, opening up with the seam of Khaled Ahmed and the spin of Mehidy Hasan, Bangladesh looked to make in-roads i