• Vernon Philander removed Alastair Cook lbw early in the day.
  • Heavy cloud cover eventually led to rain.
  • The inclement weather took the players off the field for an early lunch break.
  • Dale Steyn got rid of Andrew Strauss for 37.
  • Kevin Pietersen was in an aggressive mood.
  • Steyn struck again to get rid of Jonathan Trott.
  • Taylor continued on the attack.
  • James Taylor proved solid in his debut Test innings.
  • Pietersen welcomed his century off just 142 balls.
  • The 21st century of Pietersen's Test career brought him great delight.
  • Pietersen and Taylor put on 147 for the fifth wicket.
  • Morne Morkel ended Taylor's stay.
  • Graeme Smith sustained a knee injury.
  • Pietersen climbed to 149 not out by the close of play.

2nd Test, Day 3: Eng v SA

Vernon Philander removed Alastair Cook lbw early in the day.