Rain mars Day 3 as England seize control at the Oval against South Africa

Rain mars Day 3 as England seize control at the Oval against South Africa

Rain stopped the third day's play of the third Test between England and South Africa. The hosts have a healthy lead of 252 runs and are still batting. AP

South Africa's Temba Bavuma celebrates getting 50 runs on the third day of the third test match between England and South Africa at The Oval cricket ground in London, Saturday, July 29, 2017. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

South Africa's Temba Bavuma celebrates getting 50 runs on the third day of the third Test. AP

England's Toby Roland-Jones holds up his hat to applause as he leaves the pitch after taking the wicket of South Africa's Temba Bavuma on the third day of the third test match between England and South Africa at The Oval cricket ground in London, Saturday, July 29, 2017. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

England's Toby Roland-Jones acknowledges the applause from crowd after he completed his maiden five-wicket haul. AP

England's Alastair Cook has his furniture rearranged. Cook was dismissed for 7 by Morne Morkel. AP

England's Alastair Cook has his furniture rearranged. Cook was dismissed for 7 by Morne Morkel. AP

England's Tom Westley plays a shot off the bowling of South Africa's Chris Morris on the third day of the third test match between England and South Africa at The Oval cricket ground in London, Saturday, July 29, 2017. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

England's Tom Westley plays a shot off the bowling of South Africa's Chris Morris. AP

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Updated Date: Jul 30, 2017 14:29:04 IST

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