England captain Joe Root acknowledges applause from the crowd as he ends the first day's play with a
England got off to a wobbly start with both of its openers dismissed cheaply by South Africa's Verno
South African spearhead Vernon Philander troubled the England batsmen with his pace and swing. AP
England's innings stabilised with a 114-run partnership between captain Joe Root and Ben Stokes(R).
Joe Root became the sixth Englishman to score a century in his first test as captain. AP
England consolidated and got to a very comfortable position on the opening day courtesy the 167-run
England captain Joe Root(R) shakes hands with South Africa captain Dean Elgar as he walks off at the