India tour of South Africa 1992/93

Meeting Mr Mandela

The Indian team's manager on the historic 1992-93 tour to South Africa looks back at his encountre with the most iconic leader of the late 20th century

1992

South Africa return the favour

When the time came for South Africa to host their first international series after readmission, it was only natural they pick India

A historic tour in more ways than one

The Indian tour of South Africa in 1992-93 was historic in more ways than one

Statistics

India in South Africa Test Series, 1992/93

India in South Africa ODI Series, 1992/93

India tour of South Africa, Nov 1992 - Jan 1993

Test matches

One-Day Internationals

Mohammad Azharuddin and Kepler Wessels at the toss in Johannesburg
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Sachin Tendulkar cuts on his way to 111
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Nelson Mandela and Ali Bacher
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Tour Results
South Africa v India at Cape Town - Jan 2-6, 1993
Match drawn
South Africa v India at Port Elizabeth - Dec 26-29, 1992
South Africa won by 9 wickets
South Africa v India at East London - Dec 19, 1992
India won by 5 wickets (with 16 balls remaining)
South Africa v India at Durban - Dec 17, 1992
South Africa won by 39 runs
South Africa v India at Bloemfontein - Dec 15, 1992
South Africa won by 8 wickets (with 16 balls remaining)
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