South Africa tour of India, 3rd Test: India v South Africa at Kanpur, Apr 11-13, 2008
India won by 8 wickets
Played at Green Park, Kanpur
11,12,13 April 2008 (5-day match)
  South Africa 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal ND McKenzie st †Dhoni b Chawla 36 93 57 5 0 63.15
17.5 stumped! McKenzie tries to jump out of crease and hit Chawla down the ground, this time he gets beaten by the flight and is no where close to making contact, it didn't turn a lot but enough to beat the bat, Dhoni collects cleanly and demolishes off stump with McKenzie a long way out of his crease, Chawla breaks through in his first over 61/1
View dismissal GC Smith* c Jaffer b Yuvraj Singh 69 194 134 8 2 51.49
45.4 caught! Yuvraj comes back and how! He bowls a flat and quicker delivery on middle and off stump, Smith comes forward to defend, the ball bounces a little more and hits Smith on the glove and bobs up towards short leg where Jaffer dives forward to hold a low catch 152/2
View dismissal HM Amla b Sharma 51 114 101 6 0 50.49
48.4 bowled him! Ishant's been getting the ball to seam back into Amla and this time he gets beaten by the pace and the movement, Amla tries to defend from his crease but the ball thuds into his back pad before dislodging the leg bail, that was nearly 137 kmh 160/3
View dismissal JH Kallis b Harbhajan Singh 1 22 7 0 0 14.28
49.6 bowled again! Kallis moves back and across to defend one that pitched around off and spun into him, he misses and gets hit on the thigh, the ball bounces off the thigh, hits the back of Kallis' gloves and then ricochets back on to the stumps, Kallis looks bewildered but he has to go 161/4
View dismissal AG Prince lbw b Sehwag 16 105 71 0 0 22.53
73.2 lbw! Sehwag goes round the wicket and drifts the ball with the arm into Prince who tries to defend on the back foot, he misses and gets hit on the pad, the ball would have gone on to hit off stump but the impact was perhaps marginally outside off but Doctrove didn't think so and sent Prince on his way, it's been a struggle for Prince on this pitch 215/6
View dismissal AB de Villiers c Ganguly b Chawla 25 55 45 3 0 55.55
62.2 caught! de Villiers moves back to pull but he's playing the shot against the turn, the ball hits the bottom of the bat and goes high in the air towards midwicket where Ganguly settles under the catch, Chawla once again strikes in the first over of his spell 199/5
View dismissal MV Boucher b Sharma 29 90 59 3 0 49.15
85.2 bowled! Ishant pitches the ball outside off and cuts it into the right-hander, it keeps low as well, Boucher tries to defend from his crease and gets beaten by pace and movement, the ball crashes into off and middle stump 264/8
View dismissal M Morkel c Dravid b Harbhajan Singh 17 19 17 3 0 100.00
77.5 caught! Morkel moves on to the back foot to cut - a shot he has played twice with success - but this time he's beaten by the spin and the high bounce, he gets an edge to Dravid who takes the catch at first slip 241/7
View dismissal PL Harris b Sharma 12 44 31 2 0 38.70
87.3 Ishant batters leg stump! It was a full ball which swung into the right-hander, Harris tried to slog it over long on and missed, the ball cannoned into the middle of leg stump and uprooted it, that is the end of the South African innings and that is also stumps on day one 265/10
View dismissal DW Steyn c sub (M Kaif) b Harbhajan Singh 0 8 5 0 0 0.00
86.4 caught! that's a smart catch by Kaif at first slip, it was the quicker ball on middle and off stump, Steyn tried to reverse sweep and the ball went straight off the edge to first slip, South Africa are nine down 265/9
M Ntini not out 0 15 2 0 0 0.00
Extras (lb 3, w 2, nb 4) 9
  Total (all out; 87.3 overs; 379 mins) 265 (3.02 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s  
  S Sreesanth 11 0 32 0 2.90 53 4 0 (2nb, 1w)
View wickets I Sharma 12.3 1 55 3 4.40 56 9 0 (2nb, 1w)
48.4 to Amla, bowled him! Ishant's been getting the ball to seam back into Amla and this time he gets beaten by the pace and the movement, Amla tries to defend from his crease but the ball thuds into his back pad before dislodging the leg bail, that was nearly 137 kmh 160/3
85.2 to Boucher, bowled! Ishant pitches the ball outside off and cuts it into the right-hander, it keeps low as well, Boucher tries to defend from his crease and gets beaten by pace and movement, the ball crashes into off and middle stump 264/8
87.3 to Harris, Ishant batters leg stump! It was a full ball which swung into the right-hander, Harris tried to slog it over long on and missed, the ball cannoned into the middle of leg stump and uprooted it, that is the end of the South African innings and that is also stumps on day one 265/10
View wickets Harbhajan Singh 31 9 52 3 1.67 147 2 0
49.6 to Kallis, bowled again! Kallis moves back and across to defend one that pitched around off and spun into him, he misses and gets hit on the thigh, the ball bounces off the thigh, hits the back of Kallis' gloves and then ricochets back on to the stumps, Kallis looks bewildered but he has to go 161/4
77.5 to Morkel, caught! Morkel moves on to the back foot to cut - a shot he has played twice with success - but this time he's beaten by the spin and the high bounce, he gets an edge to Dravid who takes the catch at first slip 241/7
86.4 to Steyn, caught! that's a smart catch by Kaif at first slip, it was the quicker ball on middle and off stump, Steyn tried to reverse sweep and the ball went straight off the edge to first slip, South Africa are nine down 265/9
View wickets PP Chawla 16 3 66 2 4.12 67 9 1
17.5 to McKenzie, stumped! McKenzie tries to jump out of crease and hit Chawla down the ground, this time he gets beaten by the flight and is no where close to making contact, it didn't turn a lot but enough to beat the bat, Dhoni collects cleanly and demolishes off stump with McKenzie a long way out of his crease, Chawla breaks through in his first over 61/1
62.2 to de Villiers, caught! de Villiers moves back to pull but he's playing the shot against the turn, the ball hits the bottom of the bat and goes high in the air towards midwicket where Ganguly settles under the catch, Chawla once again strikes in the first over of his spell 199/5
View wicket Yuvraj Singh 11 1 39 1 3.54 42 3 1
45.4 to Smith, caught! Yuvraj comes back and how! He bowls a flat and quicker delivery on middle and off stump, Smith comes forward to defend, the ball bounces a little more and hits Smith on the glove and bobs up towards short leg where Jaffer dives forward to hold a low catch 152/2
View wicket V Sehwag 6 2 18 1 3.00 30 3 0
73.2 to Prince, lbw! Sehwag goes round the wicket and drifts the ball with the arm into Prince who tries to defend on the back foot, he misses and gets hit on the pad, the ball would have gone on to hit off stump but the impact was perhaps marginally outside off but Doctrove didn't think so and sent Prince on his way, it's been a struggle for Prince on this pitch 215/6
  India 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal W Jaffer lbw b Morkel 15 50 34 3 0 44.11
10.4 lbw! Morkel fires in a full and fast ball angling into middle, Jaffer should have been playing straight but he tried to hit across the line while staying in his crease, he gets hit low on the pad in front of middle and falls over a little, Asad Rauf raises the finger after some thought, Morkel strikes in his first over 35/2
View dismissal V Sehwag lbw b Steyn 8 21 14 2 0 57.14
4.6 lbw! South Africa are thrilled! Steyn follows several short balls with a good length one that pitches just outside off and angles into the right-hander, Sehwag hardly moves his feet while trying to defend and gets hit in line with off stump, that ball is heading for middle stump and Asad Rauf raises the finger in a flash 18/1
View dismissal R Dravid c de Villiers b Morkel 29 151 106 4 0 27.35
41.1 caught! That's a vicious ball and Dravid is hurt as well, a good length ball pitches outside off stump and rears up sharply at Dravid who comes half forward and tries to defend, the ball angles into the right-hander and the bounce is so steep that the ball smashes into Dravid's glove and lobs up to de Villiers at gully, Dravid is in pain as he walks off the ground 113/3
View dismissal VVS Laxman b Morkel 50 138 103 7 0 48.54
43.5 bowled him! what a delivery from Morkel, it was on a good length and it swung into Laxman who moved forward and tried to play the ball on the leg side, the ball straightened off the pitch after swinging into the right-hander and hits the top of off stump, brilliant stuff and South Africa have picked up a massive wicket 123/4
View dismissal SC Ganguly c Amla b Steyn 87 219 119 9 1 73.10
86.1 Ganguly tries to play the big shot, he moves his front foot out of the way and tries to loft over the off side, he slices it straight to Amla who is just outside the circle at extra cover, India have lost two in two 279/9
View dismissal Yuvraj Singh c de Villiers b Harris 32 75 57 6 0 56.14
60.6 caught! de Villiers takes it in the deep! Yuvraj gets down on one knee and tries to sweep from off stump, he plays a short arm sweep and gets a top edge in front of square leg, de Villiers moves to his left in the deep and and holds on to a flat catch while he's on the run 188/5
View dismissal MS Dhoni*† st †Boucher b Harris 32 74 54 5 0 59.25
76.1 stumped! Dhoni charges down the track and has a wild heave at the ball, Harris bowls a flat ball outside off stump, it kept a little low but Dhoni was never going to make contact, Boucher collects cleanly and breaks the stumps with Dhoni well short 248/6
View dismissal Harbhajan Singh lbw b Steyn 6 32 21 0 0 28.57
82.5 that is quick and straight from Steyn, Harbhajan stays on the back foot and moves across his crease, he gets hit flush on the pad, Asad Rauf makes a quick decision and raises the finger 268/7
View dismissal PP Chawla c Smith b Ntini 4 17 12 1 0 33.33
85.6 caught! Chawla tries to pull a short of a length ball, the length isn't that short and the ball is on to him a bit quicker, he connects with the high part of the bat and hits it straight to Smith at mid-on 279/8
View dismissal S Sreesanth c Prince b Harris 29 64 44 5 0 65.90
99.4 caught! Sreesanth comes forward to drive a flighted delivery and plays it in the air towards Prince at short cover who takes a simple catch towards his right, that's the end of the innings 325/10
I Sharma not out 14 62 38 2 0 36.84
Extras (b 8, lb 6, w 1, nb 4) 19
  Total (all out; 99.4 overs; 456 mins) 325 (3.26 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s  
View wickets DW Steyn 20 1 71 3 3.55 87 9 0 (1w)
4.6 to Sehwag, lbw! South Africa are thrilled! Steyn follows several short balls with a good length one that pitches just outside off and angles into the right-hander, Sehwag hardly moves his feet while trying to defend and gets hit in line with off stump, that ball is heading for middle stump and Asad Rauf raises the finger in a flash 18/1
82.5 to Harbhajan Singh, that is quick and straight from Steyn, Harbhajan stays on the back foot and moves across his crease, he gets hit flush on the pad, Asad Rauf makes a quick decision and raises the finger 268/7
86.1 to Ganguly, Ganguly tries to play the big shot, he moves his front foot out of the way and tries to loft over the off side, he slices it straight to Amla who is just outside the circle at extra cover, India have lost two in two 279/9
View wicket M Ntini 21 7 47 1 2.23 105 8 0
85.6 to Chawla, caught! Chawla tries to pull a short of a length ball, the length isn't that short and the ball is on to him a bit quicker, he connects with the high part of the bat and hits it straight to Smith at mid-on 279/8
View wickets M Morkel 15 2 63 3 4.20 64 9 0 (3nb)
10.4 to Jaffer, lbw! Morkel fires in a full and fast ball angling into middle, Jaffer should have been playing straight but he tried to hit across the line while staying in his crease, he gets hit low on the pad in front of middle and falls over a little, Asad Rauf raises the finger after some thought, Morkel strikes in his first over 35/2
41.1 to Dravid, caught! That's a vicious ball and Dravid is hurt as well, a good length ball pitches outside off stump and rears up sharply at Dravid who comes half forward and tries to defend, the ball angles into the right-hander and the bounce is so steep that the ball smashes into Dravid's glove and lobs up to de Villiers at gully, Dravid is in pain as he walks off the ground 113/3
43.5 to Laxman, bowled him! what a delivery from Morkel, it was on a good length and it swung into Laxman who moved forward and tried to play the ball on the leg side, the ball straightened off the pitch after swinging into the right-hander and hits the top of off stump, brilliant stuff and South Africa have picked up a massive wicket 123/4
View wickets PL Harris 32.4 8 101 3 3.09 152 15 1 (1nb)
60.6 to Yuvraj Singh, caught! de Villiers takes it in the deep! Yuvraj gets down on one knee and tries to sweep from off stump, he plays a short arm sweep and gets a top edge in front of square leg, de Villiers moves to his left in the deep and and holds on to a flat catch while he's on the run 188/5
76.1 to Dhoni, stumped! Dhoni charges down the track and has a wild heave at the ball, Harris bowls a flat ball outside off stump, it kept a little low but Dhoni was never going to make contact, Boucher collects cleanly and breaks the stumps with Dhoni well short 248/6
99.4 to Sreesanth, caught! Sreesanth comes forward to drive a flighted delivery and plays it in the air towards Prince at short cover who takes a simple catch towards his right, that's the end of the innings 325/10
  JH Kallis 9 1 23 0 2.55 40 2 0
  HM Amla 2 0 6 0 3.00 9 1 0
  South Africa 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal ND McKenzie lbw b Sreesanth 14 50 45 1 0 31.11
11.3 this time Asad Rauf does agree! Sreesanth pitches the ball on a good length and angles it into the right-hander, McKenzie moves across his stumps and tries to pull, the length is short enough to pull but the ball doesn't bounce, he gets hit on the top of the pad, his front foot was slightly off the ground as well so it may have been rather high but Rauf raises the finger, on this pitch it may have clipped the top of the stumps because the bounce on such deliveries has died, that is Sreesanth's 50th wicket in Tests 26/1
View dismissal GC Smith* b Sehwag 35 157 90 3 0 38.88
33.1 bowled round the legs! Sehwag bowls a full and fast ball outside leg stump, Smith moves across his stumps and tries to play on the leg side, the ball pitches outside leg and spins in to hit the stumps, massive wicket for India and Smith's long resistance has ended 72/4
View dismissal HM Amla c Jaffer b Harbhajan Singh 0 7 6 0 0 0.00
12.5 caught! Amla falls on the stroke of lunch, Harbhajan bowled a quicker ball around off stump, Amla went back in his crease to play it, the ball spun into the right-hander, forcing him to defend, he got an inside edge on to the pad and the ball bobbed up towards short leg where Jaffer dived forward to take the catch 27/2
View dismissal JH Kallis c Jaffer b Sehwag 15 83 45 1 0 33.33
29.1 he strikes with his first ball! Sehwag bowled the quicker delivery outside off stump, Kallis went back and across to play it, the ball spun sharply and bounced a lot into the right-hander, Kallis tried fending it down but edged it on to his pad towards Jaffer at short leg 65/3
AG Prince not out 22 117 87 1 0 25.28
View dismissal AB de Villiers c Laxman b Harbhajan Singh 7 22 21 0 0 33.33
39.5 caught! Harbhajan gets one to spin and bounce into the right-hander from just outside off stump, it is a flat and quick ball, de Villiers tries to defend it from his crease on the leg side, he gets hit on the glove and the ball goes straight to Laxman at leg slip 90/5
View dismissal MV Boucher c †Dhoni b Sharma 5 23 11 0 0 45.45
45.1 caught! that was a nasty nasty ball from Ishant, he pitched it just short of a length outside off stump, the ball cut back and bounced sharply into the right-hander, Boucher was caught by surprise, he swayed out of the way but couldn't get his bat out of the line of the ball, Dhoni took the faint edge comfortably 101/6
View dismissal M Morkel b Sharma 0 2 3 0 0 0.00
45.4 bowled him! Ishant pitches on a good length around middle and leg, he moves the ball towards off and it keeps a little low as well, Morkel tries to drive off the back foot and plays outside the line, the ball smacks into off stump 101/7
View dismissal PL Harris c Dravid b Harbhajan Singh 0 5 7 0 0 0.00
46.5 caught! South Africa are crumbling, Harbhajan Singh bowls the straighter ball flat and fast on off stump, Harris goes back to defend, he is playing for the turn but the ball goes straight through and hits the outside edge, Dravid takes a comfortable catch at first slip 102/8
View dismissal DW Steyn b Harbhajan Singh 7 22 10 1 0 70.00
50.5 bowled him! Steyn plants his front foot forward and slogs wildly across the line, he misses and Harbhajan hits middle stump, he picks up his fourth wicket and South Africa are nine down 114/9
View dismissal M Ntini c Ganguly b Sehwag 0 22 12 0 0 0.00
55.5 caught! Sehwag picks up his third, he pitches the ball outside off stump and turns it sharply into the right-hander, Ntini comes forward and doesn't play a shot, the ball spins into him, hits the glove and lobs up to Ganguly who comes forward to take the catch at silly point 121/10
Extras (b 12, lb 1, w 1, nb 2) 16
  Total (all out; 55.5 overs; 259 mins) 121 (2.16 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s  
View wickets Harbhajan Singh 23 7 44 4 1.91 107 2 0
12.5 to Amla, caught! Amla falls on the stroke of lunch, Harbhajan bowled a quicker ball around off stump, Amla went back in his crease to play it, the ball spun into the right-hander, forcing him to defend, he got an inside edge on to the pad and the ball bobbed up towards short leg where Jaffer dived forward to take the catch 27/2
39.5 to de Villiers, caught! Harbhajan gets one to spin and bounce into the right-hander from just outside off stump, it is a flat and quick ball, de Villiers tries to defend it from his crease on the leg side, he gets hit on the glove and the ball goes straight to Laxman at leg slip 90/5
46.5 to Harris, caught! South Africa are crumbling, Harbhajan Singh bowls the straighter ball flat and fast on off stump, Harris goes back to defend, he is playing for the turn but the ball goes straight through and hits the outside edge, Dravid takes a comfortable catch at first slip 102/8
50.5 to Steyn, bowled him! Steyn plants his front foot forward and slogs wildly across the line, he misses and Harbhajan hits middle stump, he picks up his fourth wicket and South Africa are nine down 114/9
View wickets I Sharma 10 2 18 2 1.80 48 1 0 (1w)
45.1 to Boucher, caught! that was a nasty nasty ball from Ishant, he pitched it just short of a length outside off stump, the ball cut back and bounced sharply into the right-hander, Boucher was caught by surprise, he swayed out of the way but couldn't get his bat out of the line of the ball, Dhoni took the faint edge comfortably 101/6
45.4 to Morkel, bowled him! Ishant pitches on a good length around middle and leg, he moves the ball towards off and it keeps a little low as well, Morkel tries to drive off the back foot and plays outside the line, the ball smacks into off stump 101/7
View wicket S Sreesanth 9 4 9 1 1.00 50 1 0 (2nb)
11.3 to McKenzie, this time Asad Rauf does agree! Sreesanth pitches the ball on a good length and angles it into the right-hander, McKenzie moves across his stumps and tries to pull, the length is short enough to pull but the ball doesn't bounce, he gets hit on the top of the pad, his front foot was slightly off the ground as well so it may have been rather high but Rauf raises the finger, on this pitch it may have clipped the top of the stumps because the bounce on such deliveries has died, that is Sreesanth's 50th wicket in Tests 26/1
  PP Chawla 4 0 18 0 4.50 16 3 0
View wickets V Sehwag 8.5 2 12 3 1.35 43 0 0
29.1 to Kallis, he strikes with his first ball! Sehwag bowled the quicker delivery outside off stump, Kallis went back and across to play it, the ball spun sharply and bounced a lot into the right-hander, Kallis tried fending it down but edged it on to his pad towards Jaffer at short leg 65/3
33.1 to Smith, bowled round the legs! Sehwag bowls a full and fast ball outside leg stump, Smith moves across his stumps and tries to play on the leg side, the ball pitches outside leg and spins in to hit the stumps, massive wicket for India and Smith's long resistance has ended 72/4
55.5 to Ntini, caught! Sehwag picks up his third, he pitches the ball outside off stump and turns it sharply into the right-hander, Ntini comes forward and doesn't play a shot, the ball spins into him, hits the glove and lobs up to Ganguly who comes forward to take the catch at silly point 121/10
  Yuvraj Singh 1 0 7 0 7.00 3 0 0
  India 2nd innings (target: 62 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal W Jaffer lbw b Morkel 10 20 11 2 0 90.90
4.2 that's lbw! Morkel pitches the ball on a good length outside off stump and seams the ball back off the pitch into the right-hander, Jaffer moves half-forward and across his stumps and gets hit on the back pad in front of off stump, that's plumb and Morkel has dismissed Jaffer for the second time in the Test, he has him lbw in the first innings as well 32/2
View dismissal V Sehwag c Prince b Harris 22 15 12 1 2 183.33
3.3 caught! Sehwag tries to clear the boundary once again, he comes down the track and slogs across the line, he gets a top edge that lobs up towards backward point where Prince takes an easy catch 32/1
SC Ganguly not out 13 41 28 2 0 46.42
R Dravid not out 18 36 29 4 0 62.06
Extras (nb 1) 1
  Total (2 wickets; 13.1 overs; 57 mins) 64 (4.86 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s  
  DW Steyn 2 0 15 0 7.50 6 2 0
  M Ntini 1 0 5 0 5.00 4 1 0
View wicket PL Harris 5.1 0 36 1 6.96 22 5 2
3.3 to Sehwag, caught! Sehwag tries to clear the boundary once again, he comes down the track and slogs across the line, he gets a top edge that lobs up towards backward point where Prince takes an easy catch 32/1
View wicket M Morkel 5 1 8 1 1.60 26 1 0 (1nb)
4.2 to Jaffer, that's lbw! Morkel pitches the ball on a good length outside off stump and seams the ball back off the pitch into the right-hander, Jaffer moves half-forward and across his stumps and gets hit on the back pad in front of off stump, that's plumb and Morkel has dismissed Jaffer for the second time in the Test, he has him lbw in the first innings as well 32/2

Match details


Toss - South Africa, who chose to bat
Series - 3-match series drawn 1-1
Player of the match - SC Ganguly (India)
Player of the series - Harbhajan Singh (India)
Umpires - Asad Rauf (Pakistan) and BR Doctrove (West Indies)
TV umpire - GA Pratapkumar
Match referee - RS Mahanama (Sri Lanka)
Reserve umpire - S Dua
Close of play
  • Fri, 11 Apr - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 265
  • Sat, 12 Apr - day 2 - India 1st innings 288/9 (S Sreesanth 9*, I Sharma 0*, 88 ov)
  • Sun, 13 Apr - day 3 - India 2nd innings 64/2 (13.1 ov) - end of match

Match Notes


Day 3
Day 2
Day 1
    • South Africa 1st innings
    • Drinks: South Africa - 30/0 in 8.0 overs (ND McKenzie 19, GC Smith 10)
    • South Africa: 50 runs in 14.1 overs (86 balls), Extras 1
    • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 86 balls (ND McKenzie 27, GC Smith 22, Ex 1)
    • Drinks: South Africa - 52/0 in 15.0 overs (ND McKenzie 28, GC Smith 23)
    • Lunch: South Africa - 80/1 in 25.0 overs (GC Smith 31, HM Amla 11)
    • South Africa: 100 runs in 29.6 overs (182 balls), Extras 2
    • GC Smith: 50 off 96 balls (6 x 4, 1 x 6)
    • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 90 balls (GC Smith 27, HM Amla 23, Ex 1)
    • South Africa: 150 runs in 45.3 overs (275 balls), Extras 3
    • Drinks: South Africa - 152/2 in 45.4 overs (HM Amla 44)
    • HM Amla: 50 off 91 balls (6 x 4)
    • Tea: South Africa - 175/4 in 55.0 overs (AG Prince 10, AB de Villiers 3)
    • South Africa: 200 runs in 62.3 overs (381 balls), Extras 7
    • Drinks: South Africa - 203/5 in 65.0 overs (AG Prince 11, MV Boucher 3)
    • Drinks: South Africa - 241/6 in 77.0 overs (MV Boucher 18, M Morkel 17)
    • South Africa: 250 runs in 82.1 overs (499 balls), Extras 8
    • End Of Day: South Africa - 265/10 in 87.3 overs (M Ntini 0)
    • India 1st innings
    • Drinks: India - 31/1 in 9.0 overs (W Jaffer 15, R Dravid 2)
    • India: 50 runs in 14.4 overs (90 balls), Extras 7
    • Drinks: India - 64/2 in 18.0 overs (R Dravid 8, VVS Laxman 22)
    • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 109 balls (R Dravid 14, VVS Laxman 33, Ex 5)
    • Lunch: India - 88/2 in 29.0 overs (R Dravid 20, VVS Laxman 33)
    • India: 100 runs in 36.5 overs (224 balls), Extras 13
    • Drinks: India - 105/2 in 39.0 overs (R Dravid 27, VVS Laxman 42)
    • VVS Laxman: 50 off 98 balls (7 x 4)
    • India: 150 runs in 51.3 overs (313 balls), Extras 16
    • Tea: India - 165/4 in 56.0 overs (SC Ganguly 26, Yuvraj Singh 21)
    • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 83 balls (SC Ganguly 24, Yuvraj Singh 27, Ex 2)
    • India: 200 runs in 64.2 overs (390 balls), Extras 16
    • Drinks: India - 203/5 in 65.0 overs (SC Ganguly 41, MS Dhoni 12)
    • SC Ganguly: 50 off 76 balls (5 x 4, 1 x 6)
    • Drinks: India - 238/5 in 74.0 overs (SC Ganguly 60, MS Dhoni 28)
    • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 78 balls (SC Ganguly 22, MS Dhoni 28, Ex 0)
    • India: 250 runs in 77.6 overs (472 balls), Extras 16
    • End Of Day: India - 288/9 in 88.0 overs (S Sreesanth 9, I Sharma 0)
    • India: 300 runs in 91.6 overs (556 balls), Extras 18
    • Drinks: India - 319/9 in 97.0 overs (S Sreesanth 24, I Sharma 14)
    • Innings Break: India - 325/10 in 99.4 overs (I Sharma 14)
    • South Africa 2nd innings
    • Lunch: South Africa - 27/2 in 12.5 overs (GC Smith 10)
    • Drinks: South Africa - 39/2 in 21.0 overs (GC Smith 15, JH Kallis 6)
    • South Africa: 50 runs in 24.3 overs (149 balls), Extras 4
    • Drinks: South Africa - 65/2 in 29.0 overs (GC Smith 30, JH Kallis 15)
    • Tea: South Africa - 88/4 in 39.0 overs (AG Prince 8, AB de Villiers 6)
    • South Africa: 100 runs in 44.1 overs (267 balls), Extras 14
    • Drinks: South Africa - 102/8 in 48.0 overs (AG Prince 10, DW Steyn 0)
    • Innings Break: South Africa - 121/10 in 55.5 overs (AG Prince 22)
    • India 2nd innings
    • India: 50 runs in 9.2 overs (57 balls), Extras 1
 
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