Wellington, Mar 9(ANI): Graeme Smith and Jacques Kallis smashed centuries to put South Africa in a dominating position on day three of the Dunedin Test against New Zealand.
They put on a 200-run partnership for the third wicket before Doug Bracewell claimed Smith's wicket, stuff.co.nz reports.
South Africa put up a score of 268-3 at the end of the day to gain a lead of 233 over New Zealand.
Smith scored 115 off 234 balls, while Kallis, remained unbeaten at 107, and Jacques Rudolph for company.
Scoreboard at the close of play on the third day is given below:
First innings 238
First innings (overnight 243-9)
R. Nicol c Smith b Philander 6
M. Guptill b Morkel 16
B. McCullum c and b Tahir 48
R. Taylor c Boucher b Morkel 44
K. Williamson c Boucher b Philander 11
D. Vettori c and b Kallis 46
K. van Wyk c Smith b Philander 36
D. Bracewell b Steyn 25
T. Southee c Smith b Philander 0
T. Boult not out 33
C. Martin c Amla b Steyn 5
Extras (lb-3) 3
Total (all out, 88.2 overs) 273
Fall of wickets: 1-7 2-41 3-106 4-116 5-135 6-188 7-229 8-229 9-239
Bowling: Steyn 20.2-4-79-2; Philander 18-1-72-4; Morkel 18-5-52-2; Tahir 24-6-55-1; Kallis 8-2-12-1
A. Petersen c Southee b Bracewell 25
G. Smith b Bracewell 115
H. Amla c Guptill b Bracewell 2
J. Kallis not out 107
J. Rudolph not out 13
Extras (nb-2, w-1, lb-1, b-2) 6
Total (for three wickets, 89 overs) 268
Fall of wickets: 1-45 2-47, 3-247
Bowling: Martin 17-4-57-0; Boult 16-3-52-0; Bracewell 18-2-53-3 (nb-2); Southee 17-3-58-0; Vettori 19-2-34-0; Nicol 1-0-9-0; Williamson 1-0-2-0 (ANI)
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