Tim Paine scores 17 not out in 2nd innings and takes a brilliant one handed catch in vital moments of day 3 as Australia defeated South Africa A by 5 wickets .
Tim Paine Batting on Day 3 below
Paine’s experience is again proving vital for Steve Smith’s Test team in Conditions were the swinging ball is proving to be more testing than in Australia in recent times. Paine’s glove work is so much better than Matt Wades it has been incredibly noticeable since his recall to the Australian Test Team at the start of the summers 5 Match Ashes series.
Paine scored 22 and 17 not out in the South Africa tour opener and only tour match heading into Thursday’s first test match in Durban. Paine along with fast bowling trio Mitch Starc, Pat Cummins and Josh Hazlewood proving key members of the team.