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5 talking points | West Indies v Proteas - 1st Test

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Kagiso Rabada and the Proteas celebrate. (Photo by Randy Brooks / AFP)
Kagiso Rabada and the Proteas celebrate. (Photo by Randy Brooks / AFP)

SA's losing duck away from home broken

The victory broke a barren run on the road for South Africa, who lost nine consecutive Tests away from home heading into the encounter.

The Proteas' last away win was against England at Trent Bridge in July 2017 when Faf du Plessis' men won by 340 runs.

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