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Proteas still punching … but foes have located sore spot

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Temba Bavuma. (Lee Warren/Gallo Images)
Temba Bavuma. (Lee Warren/Gallo Images)

South Africa’s frontline batting was a source of justifiable concern entering the home Test series against top-ranked India … and the earliest exchanges have crudely confirmed as much.

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