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Kagiso Rabada: The jewel in SA's fast bowling crown

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Kagiso Rabada
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As the first South African bowler to breach the 200-Test wicket mark, Allan Donald understands the effort current bowling gem Kagiso Rabada has put in for his landmark.

Donald crossed the 200-wicket mark against Sri Lanka at SuperSport Park in Centurion just under 23 years ago when he bowled Sanath Jayasuriya.

Rabada's 200th scalp Hassan Ali, whom he snared on the third day of the first Test between South Africa and Pakistan in Karachi, wasn't as menacing.

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