SA was 0/8 in its second innings, needing only 58 more runs to win, when play was stopped before tea on the final day.

Earlier, young leg-spinner Lloyd Pope took 6/79 from 28 overs in Victoria’s second innings to put SA in a strong position.

Will Bosisto was the star of SA’s first innings, his 142 underpinning the team’s total of 372 after Victoria batted first and made 208.

SA Second XI 372 (Bosisto 141, Page jnr 47, Davis 40, Valente 30) and 0/8 drew with Victoria Second XI 208 (Valente 3/35) and 229 (Pope 6/79).

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