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India v South Africa, 3rd Test, Kanpur, 1st day

Cracking contest on a cracking pitch

Apr 11, 2008: A first-day Kanpur pitch provided the first close-to-even contest of the series between bat and ball

Sidharth Monga in Kanpur

India v South Africa, 3rd Test, Kanpur, 1st day

The bouncer that wasn't, and a lot of late spin

Apr 11, 2008: The bouncer that wasn't, a lot of late spin, and how Kallis wasn't saved by the bail this time - Sidharth Monga presents the plays of the day

Sidharth Monga in Kanpur

India v South Africa, 3rd Test, Kanpur, 1st day

India fight back to bowl out South Africa

Apr 11, 2008: South Africa made the most of winning the toss, grinding out 265 on a tense first day

The Bulletin by Siddhartha Vaidyanathan

Why India have been missing a Srinath at home

Apr 11, 2008: India have won only seven of their last 22 home Tests, and while their spinners have been less effective recently, that is hardly the complete explanation

S Rajesh

India v South Africa, 3rd Test, Kanpur

Surface tension before series decider

Apr 10, 2008: Kanpur has a lot to thank Ahmedabad for. Had India come into this match leading the series, a draw would have been as likely as the haze in the Kanpur winter

Sidharth Monga in Kanpur

India v South Africa, 3rd Test, Kanpur

Smith ready for spin battle

Apr 10, 2008: At the cusp of a huge upset, South Africa know they will have to face the toughest test of their tour so far: a dry, deteriorating, underprepared pitch

Sidharth Monga in Kanpur

India v South Africa, 3rd Test, Kanpur

Kumble doubtful for Kanpur

Apr 10, 2008: On a wicket that is dry, devoid of live grass and already cracking, 24 hours before the start of the decider India are not even sure they will get the services of Kumble

Sidharth Monga in Kanpur

India v South Africa, 3rd Test, Kanpur

Not so green, this park

Apr 10, 2008: Trailing 1-0 going into the final match India are up against it and are relying on a three-pronged spin attack to level the series

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India v South Africa, 3rd Test, Kanpur

Superb venue for openers

Apr 10, 2008: Stats preview to the third Test between India and South Africa in Kanpur

S Rajesh

India v South Africa, 3rd Test, Kanpur

Security tightened following threat of attack

Apr 9, 2008: Security has been increased following the threat of an attack during the upcoming third Test between India and South Africa, which starts in Kanpur on Friday.

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Neil McKenzie

Seize the day

Apr 9, 2008: After four years on the fringes, Neil McKenzie is older, wiser, and back where he belongs. "I try and grab every occasion as my last," he says

Nagraj Gollapudi

India v South Africa, 3rd Test, Kanpur

'We'll force India out of their comfort zone' - Arthur

Apr 7, 2008: South Africa will stick to their aggressive bowling strategy of drawing India's heavyweight batting line-up out of the comfort zone

Ajay S Shankar

India v South Africa, 3rd Test, Kanpur

Ishant and Munaf back for third Test

Apr 6, 2008: Ishant Sharma and Munaf Patel have been added to the squad for the third Test against South Africa in Kanpur

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India v South Africa, 2nd Test, Ahmedabad, 3rd day

Ganguly lives for another battle

Apr 5, 2008: Unlike his top-order mates Sourav Ganguly was taking it back to South Africa, relying on instinct. He was battling against adversity and thriving, like India abroad recently. But, like India, it's also dangerous to expect too much of him

Jamie Alter in Ahmedabad

India v South Africa, 2nd Test, Ahmedabad, 3rd day

Planning and perseverance pay off

Apr 5, 2008: South Africa can proudly lay claim to having India's number throughout the Motera Test

Jamie Alter in Ahmedabad

India v South Africa, 2nd Test, Ahmedabad, 3rd day

India's worst home defeat in nearly 50 years

Apr 5, 2008: Stats highlights from the third - and as it turned out, last - day of the Ahmedabad Test

S Rajesh

India v South Africa, 2nd Test, Ahmedabad, 3rd day

Bowlers seal emphatic win for South Africa

Apr 5, 2008: South Africa, a class apart from first ball to last, swept to a thoroughly deserved innings-and-90-run victory inside three days to take a 1-0 lead in the three-Test series

The Bulletin by Dileep Premachandran at Motera

India v South Africa, 2nd Test, Ahmedabad, 2nd day

Perfect execution

Apr 4, 2008: AB de Villiers timed his first Test double-century perfectly as he put the hosts to the sword to set up his team for a 1-0 lead

Jamie Alter at Motera

India v South Africa, 2nd Test, Ahmedabad, 2nd day

A new high for de Villiers

Apr 4, 2008: Stats highlights from the second day of the Ahmedabad Test

S Rajesh

Plays of the day

A case of immovable bails

Apr 4, 2008: Plays of the day for day two of the second Test between India and South Africa in Ahmedabad

Jamie Alter at Motera
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Tour Results
India v South Africa at Kanpur - Apr 11-13, 2008
India won by 8 wickets
India v South Africa at Ahmedabad - Apr 3-5, 2008
South Africa won by an innings and 90 runs
India v South Africa at Chennai - Mar 26-30, 2008
Match drawn
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