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Amla dug deep in his 100th test against Sri Lanka at the Wan­der­ers Sta­dium to get a 26th test cen­tury that was taken to mean his slump of form was over. But on closer in­spec­tion he still ap­pears to have trou­ble lo­cat­ing his off-stump with­out GPS. Or­di­nar­ily Boult’s new ball part­ner, Tim Southee, a right-arm fast-medium bowler with away move­ment, would be the guy to send for Amla’s wicket, but Boult, a left-arm seamer who bowls it on a string, is the Black Caps’ go-to guy

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