KL Rahul scored an impressive 70 runs (not out) off 105 balls in the first Test against South Africa in Centurion. India reached 208/8 when rain stopped play. South African bowler Kagiso Rabada took crucial wickets, but Rahul’s resilient performance stood out. Rahul also showed composure when faced with aggression from bowler Marco Jansen, winning praise on social media. Rabada delivered a lethal performance, taking five wickets and dominating India’s top-order. Despite the challenging conditions, Rahul’s innings and demeanor on the pitch earned him widespread appreciation.