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Steyn Takes 11 Wickets as South Africa Beats Pakistan in Test

February 04, 2013

Dale Steyn took 11-60 in the match as South Africa beat Pakistan by 211 runs in the first cricket Test in Johannesburg.

Steyn had figures of 5-52 as Pakistan totaled 268 in its second innings, with captain Misbah-ul-Haq top scorer on 64. The visitors had collapsed to 49 all out in the first innings, with Steyn taking 6-8.

South Africa scored 253 and 275-3 declared, wicketkeeper AB de Villiers making 103 not out in the second innings and taking 11 catches in the match.

The hosts completed victory before lunch on the fourth day.

To contact the reporter on this story: Peter-Joseph Hegarty in London at phegarty@bloomberg.net.

To contact the editors responsible for this story: Christopher Elser at celser@bloomberg.net.


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