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South Africa’s top order batsmen collapsed against India’s fast bowlers on a dramatic second day of the first Test at the Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg on Thursday. South Africa were 213 for six at the close, 67 runs behind India’s 280 all out on a day when 11 wickets fell for 228 runs – ten of them in two clusters of five wickets for 16 runs. Ishant Sharma led an impressive three-pronged Indian pace attack, taking three for 64 but Vernon Philander and Faf du Plessis added an unbeaten 67 for the seventh wicket to leave the match between the world’s two top-ranked Test sides evenly poised. Sharma sparked the South African collapse in which five wickets fell in 38 balls.