Williamson led a charmed life at the crease, surviving three edges and a run-out attempt to be 78 not out at stumps with New Zealand 177 for three, 131 runs behind South Africa's first innings total of 308 in Dunedin.
That started the slide‚ and South Africa were dismissed in the fifth over after lunch‚ with Trent Boult and Wagner sharing seven wickets and Jeetan Patel keeping the pressure firmly on for his return of 2/85 from 33 overs. This was his second half century in eight Test innings. Given New Zealand included two spinners in their side, the intentions of what they thought the pitch was going to do were made clear, however with only two wickets between them from 51 overs, dropping Tim Southee in hindsight probably wasn't the greatest option.
On a day of wavering fortunes, there was nothing normal about the start of the Test where even the brown-green wicket was not the customary emerald top expected in New Zealand.
SA go into the Test series after beating New Zealand 3-2 in the recent one-day worldwide series, where Rabada topped their bowling figures.
South Africa coach Russell Domingo said that while the absence of influential batsman de Villiers would be keenly felt in the Test series, they had no option but to move on.
When du Plessis won the toss he became the first captain in 23 Tests to bat first.
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The report also states that armed groups targeted western Aleppo for the sole objective of terrorizing civilians. Opposition groups shelled government-controlled western Aleppo, killing and injuring dozens, the report said.
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Jeetan Patel (2-85) continued his success against Quinton de Kock (10) when he had him caught at backward point.
Tom Latham (10) had another failure to his name when he nicked a Vernon Philander (1-37) delivery behind the stumps in the sixth over.
Williamson batted superbly and at a fair tempo and his opening partner Jeet Patel (52) helped the side to a 102-run second-wicket partnership that swung the balance of power squarely back to the home side.
South Africa picked up a late boost when Henry Nicholls was brilliantly caught by Hashim Amla at slip off the bowling of Maharaj but there is still work to do.
New Zealand wrapped up the South African innings five overs after lunch, with the last six wickets falling for only 56 runs.
Following the first Test, the teams head to Wellington before concluding the series in Hamilton.
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Because that gives us adorable animals to look at while wondering when Rachel's relationship with Nick is going to crash and burn. Corinne Nap Edition: The claws came out in full force as Taylor and Corinne's fight showed up at "The Women Tell All".
The Providence Journal reported that Haley lived at 21 Opechee Drive, Barrington, and Williams lived in East Providence. Overnight temperatures in the area had dropped to as low as 11 degrees, with wind chills as low as minus 8.
For his career, Glennon has completed 374 of 630 passes (59.4 percent), for 4,100 yards, with 30 touchdowns and 15 interceptions. Glennon could be headed to Chicago to be Jay Cutler's new replacement as the possible answer at quarterback for the Bears.
But without the suspended Michail Antonio, Slaven Bilic knows his side will have to play the ideal game to prevent a defeat. Chelsea have faced West Ham twice this season, and the Blues had to battle it out on both occasions to pip West Ham .
Similar clashes and police crackdowns were also reported elsewhere in the USA , including Virginia and Pennsylvania. In several cities, Trump supporters were met by anti-Trump demonstrators, resulting in violent clashes and arrests.
The Washington Post reported Wednesday that there's no truth to a deal with San Francisco being deep in the Red-Zone. Cousins' response should be to tell Washington not to get their hopes up about him signing his franchise tender.
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That's barely unchanged from 2016 production and marks a significant change in the company's strategy. Already a high margin project, profitability will especially increase for Exxon if oil prices rise.
It seems like an eternity has passed since Trump entered the 2016 presidential primary, even though it's only 20 months. Trump made his startling claim of presidential abuse of power in a series of tweets early Saturday.
The Denver Zoo welcomed a baby giraffe Tuesday as the nation anxiously awaits the arrival of another giraffe across the country. When she gives birth- and it could be anytime now, according to Jordan Patch , the park's owner- it will be her fourth calf.
Iranian vessels 'harass' US Navy ship: Pentagon
On Saturday, a number of smaller boats approached the USA ship, closing to within 600 yards, Davis said. The Saturday incident was also more worrying as it involved the elite Revolutionary Guard unit.
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That being said, based on the film's success, I assume Fox will want director James Mangold hard at work on an X-23 movie ASAP. Overall, there is a depressing and disturbing vibe that permeates throughout all of the action.
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Most OPEC countries typically overshoot their pledged amounts by about 20 percent. Natural-gas prices inched down to trade about flat for the week.
Eurozone CPI rises to four-year high as expected
The ECB is now coming under increasing pressure - particularly from the German government - to scale back on that stimulus. But he underlined Wednesday what he considers the unwanted side effects of the ECB's efforts.
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Since 1975, the average pace is 1.3 percent; about two-thirds of the time, the rate is between -4 percent and +7 percent. The index's 10-city and 20-city composites each saw home prices increase 0.9%, on an adjusted basis, month over month.
Tamil Nadu traders boycott of cola kicks in
Retail outlets had displayed only Pepsi and Coke the past few weeks to clear the existing stocks. A majority of the colleges in Coimbatore have stopped sales of the drinks in their canteens.