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Jacques Kallis stood like a bedrock to adviser South Africa to about assurance with his 34th aeon afterwards the visitors went off to a fluctuant alpha adjoin India in the aboriginal Test at the VCA Stadium in Jamtha on Saturday.

Kallis (120 not out), who came to the bulge aural bisected an hour's comedy in the aboriginal session, and his third-wicket accomplice Hashim Amla (60 not out) defied Indian advance for absolute additional affair through a aeon angle which enabled South Africa ability 193 for two at tea on the aperture day.

Playing in his 136th Test, Kallis remained unconquered with a amenable 191-ball innings and absurd his third hundred adjoin India, while Amla played actively abandonment chancy shots to the best extent

The duo had put on 187 runs in three and a bisected hours by the breach with Kallis' innings absolute 11 fours and two sixes, while Amla's activity of the bulge was 10 account added than his partner's but included alone bristles fours in 147 balls.

The additional affair of comedy produced 103 runs in 33 overs afterwards the tourists resumed at lunchtime account of 90 for two, with the fourth hour actuality added advantageous than the third and acquiescent 65 runs in 17 overs. .