South Africa in India Test Series - 2nd Test

India v South Africa

India won by an innings and 57 runs

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100

1.1

Sharma to Petersen, no run, full in length and Alviro leans forward to push his first delivery in international cricket towards mid-off.

1.2

Sharma to Petersen, no run, pushes his front leg across, covers the off stump and shoulders arms

1.3

Sharma to Petersen, no run, cuts in towards the middle stump, Alviro presses his front leg across, too far across and just about manages to get his bat around in time.. edges it to the square-leg .. has to be careful with that front-leg movement ..

1.4

Sharma to Petersen, 1 no ball, well outside off stump, left alone

1.4

Sharma to Petersen, no run, length delivery straightening outside off stump, Alviro leans across to defend

1.5

Sharma to Petersen, FOUR, This was a gift outside leg stump and Alviro says thank you as he flicks it away to the boundary

1.6

Sharma to Petersen, no run, length delivery that lands well outside off and stays there, left alone

South Africa 9/0   AN Petersen 4* (7b 1x4)

3.1

Sharma to Petersen, 1 no ball, gets forward and across to defend but pushes slightly outside the line of the off cutter and edges it to the on side ..

3.1

Sharma to Petersen, no run, length delivery outside off stump, left alone

3.2

Sharma to Petersen, no run, moves in a bit, nothing alarming and Alviro defends

3.3

Sharma to Petersen, FOUR, the bouncer, first of the day, arrives around the off stump line and Petersen plays a confident hook over square-leg

3.4

Sharma to Petersen, no run, length delivery around off stump, defended to the off side, again pushed away from the body

3.5

Sharma to Petersen, no run, kicks up outside off stump, left alone

3.6

Sharma to Petersen, no run, leans forward to defend a length delivery to the off side ..

South Africa 14/1   AN Petersen 8* (14b 2x4)

4.5

Khan to Petersen, FOUR, cuts right across Petersen who is squared-up by it; And stabs it off the outer edge between the slips and gully

4.6

Khan to Petersen, no run, lands it on a length outside off and moves it further away, left alone

South Africa 21/1   AN Petersen 12* (16b 3x4)

6.2

Khan to Petersen, FOUR, he seems to like the pull shots. He latches on this short delivery and plays a short-arm pull through midwicket

6.3

Khan to Petersen, FOUR, Zaheer alters the length, hurls it fuller but sprays it on the leg stump line and Alviro flicks it away to the boundary

6.4

Khan to Petersen, 1 run, angling way from a length, stabbed away from the body for a single to the off side

South Africa 32/1   AN Petersen 21* (19b 5x4)

7.1

Sharma to Petersen, 3 runs, full pitched outside off and Petersen leans across to play a neat square-drive and Badrinath gives chase from point and makes a diving stop near the boundary.

South Africa 39/1   AN Petersen 24* (20b 5x4)

8.2

Khan to Petersen, 1 run, on the pads and Petersen works it past square-leg for a single

8.5

Khan to Petersen, 1 leg bye, on the middle stump line, Petersen tries to work it with around with the round-the-stumps angle, misses and will collect a leg bye though

South Africa 47/1   AN Petersen 25* (22b 5x4)

9.3

Sharma to Petersen, 1 run, just outside off stump line, pushed out to cover point for a single

South Africa 54/1   AN Petersen 26* (23b 5x4)

10.1

Khan to Petersen, no run, still from round the stumps, full in length and from outside off stump, defended on the front foot

10.2

Khan to Petersen, FOUR, Shot! Alvirooo! It was a full-length delivery outside off stump and Petersen moved forward and across quickly to drive through covers

10.3

Khan to Petersen, no run, back over the stumps. This one angles away from the batsman who lets it go

10.4

Khan to Petersen, no run, full in length, around the off stump line, Petersen gets forward to defend

10.5

Khan to Petersen, no run, moves away from the off stump, Dhoni collects.

10.6

Khan to Petersen, no run, gets forward to tap a length delivery cautiously to the off side.

South Africa 62/1   AN Petersen 30* (29b 6x4)

11.3

Sharma to Petersen, no run, pushes this one well outside off stump, left alone and Dhoni shuffles to his right to take that

11.4

Sharma to Petersen, no run, full in length, lands just outside off stump, moves in a bit, Petersen turns it to square-leg

11.5

Sharma to Petersen, no run, length delivery around the off stump line, Petersen leans forward to defend

11.6

Sharma to Petersen, no run, fuller, on the middle and leg, Petersen pushes that front leg far too across and is in trouble. He tries to withdraw his foot and get his bat around the pad but the ball crashes into the pad by then. Luckily, for him, it was missing leg stump.

South Africa 63/1   AN Petersen 30* (33b 6x4)

13.1

Mishra to Petersen, no run, lands on the middle stump line, goes on straight, turned to square-leg

13.2

Mishra to Petersen, no run, leans forward to defend to the off side

13.3

Mishra to Petersen, no run, leg break around the off stump, defended on the front foot

13.4

Mishra to Petersen, FOUR, well outside off stump and Petersen lashes out at the width; he stayed back to cut it away past point

13.5

Mishra to Petersen, no run, flighted outside off stump, driven to cover

13.6

Mishra to Petersen, 2 runs, on the middle stump line, Petersen goes back to clip it past square-leg

South Africa 73/1   AN Petersen 36* (39b 7x4)

14.4

Sharma to Petersen, no run, length delivery straightening outside off, Petersen pushes his bat away from the body as he stabs the ball out to the off side

14.5

Sharma to Petersen, 2 runs, on the middle and tilting towards middle and leg, flicked past square-leg

14.6

Sharma to Petersen, no run, well outside the off stump and Dhoni gathers

South Africa 76/1   AN Petersen 38* (42b 7x4)

16.1

Sharma to Petersen, FOUR, That leg stump line again, and yet another boundary. Petersen flicks it off his legs to the square-leg boundary

16.2

Sharma to Petersen, no run, lands it outside off and left alone

16.3

Sharma to Petersen, 1 run, back of length, tapped towards cover point for a quick single

South Africa 81/1   AN Petersen 43* (45b 8x4)

17.1

Mishra to Petersen, no run, leans well forward to defend to the on side

17.2

Mishra to Petersen, FOUR, Crash! Floated full outside off and Petersen whacks it through cover.

17.3

Mishra to Petersen, no run, leans forward to defend this one back down the track

17.4

Mishra to Petersen, no run, on the middle stump line, turned to short midwicket

17.5

Mishra to Petersen, no run, around the off stump and eased back to the bowler

17.6

Mishra to Petersen, no run, loud shout for lbw has been turned down. It looked mighty close. It was the slider on the middle stump line, Petersen t, tried to jab it away but the ball evaded the poke to hit the pad in front of middle and leg. Hawk eye suggests it would have hit the leg stump, Petersen's forward stride perhaps put in the doubt in the umpire's mind. Mishra can't believe it has not been given

South Africa 89/1   AN Petersen 47* (51b 9x4)

18.2

Khan to Petersen, 1 run, pushes it to off side

18.5

Khan to Petersen, no run, loud shout for lbw turned down again. The height perhaps saved him there. It landed on a length around middle and moved to hit the back leg. Hawk says it would have kissed the bails and you can see why the ump didnt give that out

18.6

Khan to Petersen, no run

South Africa 92/1   AN Petersen 48* (54b 9x4)

19.5

Mishra to Petersen, FOUR, Congrats Alviro on fifty on debut. It was short in length and outside off, he moved back to cut it past backward point. The crowd give him an generous hand and he acknowledges the response. 10 boundaries in his fifty!

19.6

Mishra to Petersen, no run, googly from outside off stump, Petersen leans forward to defend and is struck on the pad but outside the line of off stump

South Africa 101/1   AN Petersen 52* (56b 10x4)

20.2

Khan to Petersen, no run, closer to the off stump, again slanting away, Petersen pushes at it and is beaten

20.3

Khan to Petersen, no run, on the leg stump line, tapped towards mid-on region

20.4

Khan to Petersen, no run, lands just outside off and moves away, left alone

20.5

Khan to Petersen, no run, good-length delivery around off stump and Petersen gets behind the line to defend

20.6

Khan to Petersen, no run, lands around leg and middle and moves right across Petersen who squeezes it off the outer edge to backward point region

South Africa 102/1   AN Petersen 52* (61b 10x4)

21.2

Harbhajan Singh to Petersen, 2 runs, turns in from outside off stump, squeezed off the outer edge through gully

21.3

Harbhajan Singh to Petersen, no run, fuller, bit more air, just outside off stump, turned to the on side

21.4

Harbhajan Singh to Petersen, no run, spins in from outside off stump, lot of over spin on that, defended to the off side

21.5

Harbhajan Singh to Petersen, 1 run, turns in with bounce,from outside off, worked behind square-leg

South Africa 106/1   AN Petersen 55* (65b 10x4)

22.4

Khan to Petersen, no run, on the middle stump line, pushed out to mid-on

22.5

Khan to Petersen, no run, length delivery angling away from Petersen who stumbles out to hold his balance even as he lets that ball go through to Dhoni

22.6

Khan to Petersen, no run, on the middle and leg, clipped to Raina at front of square-leg

South Africa 110/1   AN Petersen 55* (68b 10x4)

23.2

Harbhajan Singh to Petersen, 1 run, lands it around the off stump and Petersen pulls out the sweep shot to rotate the strike

23.6

Harbhajan Singh to Petersen, no run, goes well back to defend a delivery outside off. Harbhajan making an effort here to bowl outside-off, off line. He was guilty of the middle-and-leg line in the first Test and in the past

South Africa 113/1   AN Petersen 56* (70b 10x4)

24.3

Mishra to Petersen, no run, on the off stump line, hit away across the line to mid-on .. it was briefly in the air; it was a mis-hit

24.4

Mishra to Petersen, no run, gets forward to defend it cautiously down hte track

24.5

Mishra to Petersen, no run, quicker one on the middle and off, dug out back down the pitch

24.6

Mishra to Petersen, no run, flighted around the off stump line, mistimes the off drive back to the bowler

South Africa 114/1   AN Petersen 56* (74b 10x4)

25.3

Harbhajan Singh to Petersen, no run, outside off stump, squeezed out to point

25.4

Harbhajan Singh to Petersen, no run, quicker, shorter in length, Petersen goes back to dab it to short fine-leg

25.5

Harbhajan Singh to Petersen, no run, floated well outside off, left alone

25.6

Harbhajan Singh to Petersen, 1 run, gets well forward to push to point

South Africa 116/1   AN Petersen 57* (78b 10x4)

26.1

Mishra to Petersen, no run, leans forward to defend a slider

26.2

Mishra to Petersen, no run, on the middle and leg, slider moves past the prod to hit the pad

26.3

Mishra to Petersen, no run, gets forward to push this one to the on side

26.4

Mishra to Petersen, no run, leans forward to defend and edges the slider to his pad

26.5

Mishra to Petersen, no run, floated around off stump line ,eased to the off side

26.6

Mishra to Petersen, FOUR, drops this short and Petersen jumps at it; rocks back to cut it away to the point boundary

South Africa 120/1   AN Petersen 61* (84b 11x4)

27.2

Harbhajan Singh to Petersen, no run, around the off stump line, dabbed to short leg

27.3

Harbhajan Singh to Petersen, no run, quicker outside off stump, punched off the back foot to point

27.4

Harbhajan Singh to Petersen, no run, turns into the middle stump line, nudged to short-leg

27.5

Harbhajan Singh to Petersen, no run, on the off stump line, defended off the back foot

27.6

Harbhajan Singh to Petersen, no run, flatter, quicker outside off, nudged to the on side

South Africa 121/1   AN Petersen 61* (89b 11x4)

28.5

Mishra to Petersen, no run, on the middle stump line, breaking in, turned to the on side

28.6

Mishra to Petersen, no run, leg break that starts from middle and off line, Petersen reaches forward to kill the spin

South Africa 126/1   AN Petersen 61* (91b 11x4)

29.4

Harbhajan Singh to Petersen, no run, spins in towards the off stump line, Peteresen taps it to the unmanned silly-point region

29.5

Harbhajan Singh to Petersen, no run, floated full outside off, Petersen - who stands with an open-faced stance to the spinners - pushes it to point

29.6

Harbhajan Singh to Petersen, no run, quicker, straighter on the off stump line, Petersen squeezes it off the outer edge to point

South Africa 127/1   AN Petersen 61* (94b 11x4)

30.2

Mishra to Petersen, no run, on the middle and leg line, leans forward to tap it to the on side and Dhoni moves to pick up the ball

30.3

Mishra to Petersen, 2 runs, shuffles across, gets outside the line of a delivery on middle and whips it through midwicket for couple of runs

30.4

Mishra to Petersen, no run, leg break on the off stump line, dabbed past silly point

30.5

Mishra to Petersen, no run, leans forward to defend and it squirts on straight on the off stump line, jammed bat and pad almost at the same time

30.6

Mishra to Petersen, 1 run, gets across to push it into spaces on the off side for a single

South Africa 131/1   AN Petersen 64* (99b 11x4)

31.1

Harbhajan Singh to Petersen, FOUR, outside off stump line, Petersen plays for the turn, it doesn't spin in as much as he thinks it would and the ball squirts off the outer edge and runs past the slip

31.2

Harbhajan Singh to Petersen, 1 run, on the middle and leg line now and easily worked behind square-leg for a single

South Africa 136/1   AN Petersen 69* (101b 12x4)

32.1

Mishra to Petersen, 1 run, floated full on middle and leg, eased wide of mid-on for a single

32.3

Mishra to Petersen, no run, gets forward to defend back down the pitch

32.4

Mishra to Petersen, no run, some width outside off, not all that short but Petersen lashes out at the width and cuts but can't beat point

32.5

Mishra to Petersen, no run, flighted on the off stump line, driven to cover

32.6

Mishra to Petersen, no run, quicker, outside off, turns away, left alone

South Africa 140/1   AN Petersen 70* (106b 12x4)

33.3

Harbhajan Singh to Petersen, no run, leans forward to defend to the off side

33.4

Harbhajan Singh to Petersen, no run, on the middle stump line, worked to midwicket

33.5

Harbhajan Singh to Petersen, no run, on the middle and leg line, turned to shrot-leg

33.6

Harbhajan Singh to Petersen, no run, spins in from outside off, defended of the back foot

South Africa 141/1   AN Petersen 70* (110b 12x4)

34.2

Mishra to Petersen, no run, on the middle and off stump line, defended to the on side

34.3

Mishra to Petersen, 1 run, flighted outside off stump, driven away to sweeper cover

South Africa 143/1   AN Petersen 71* (112b 12x4)

35.1

Harbhajan Singh to Petersen, 3 runs, outside off stump, flighted across, Amla reaches forward, opens the bat-face and steers it well to the left of backward point

35.4

Harbhajan Singh to Petersen, no run, spins in towards the off stump and Petersen leans across to defend

35.5

Harbhajan Singh to Petersen, no run, goes well back inside the crease to work the ball on the off stump to short-leg

35.6

Harbhajan Singh to Petersen, no run, leans forward and across to defend back down the pitch

South Africa 153/1   AN Petersen 74* (116b 12x4)

38.1

Khan to Petersen, no run, around the off stump line, Petersen goes back to defend

38.2

Khan to Petersen, no run, leans forward to defend the length delivery to cover

38.3

Khan to Petersen, no run, full in length around the off stump line, defended to cover

38.4

Khan to Petersen, 1 run, on the middle stump line, short in length, wristed to right of a tumbling Tendulkar at square-leg

38.6

Khan to Petersen, no run, on that off stump line, jabbed off the inner edge to the on side

South Africa 166/1   AN Petersen 75* (121b 12x4)

39.6

Harbhajan Singh to Petersen, no run, topspinner outside off stump, Petersen leans forward to play with soft hands

South Africa 169/1   AN Petersen 75* (122b 12x4)

40.6

Khan to Petersen, no run, length delivery outside off stump, defended on the front foot

South Africa 170/1   AN Petersen 75* (123b 12x4)

41.4

Harbhajan Singh to Petersen, FOUR, from round the stumps, flighted on the middle stump line, Petersen charged out to loft it down the ground and slices it over the bowler's head

41.5

Harbhajan Singh to Petersen, 1 run, topspinner from round the stumps, worked behind square-leg for a single

South Africa 176/1   AN Petersen 80* (125b 13x4)

42.1

Khan to Petersen, no run, in the zone outside off stump, pushed out to cover

42.2

Khan to Petersen, FOUR, full pitched on the leg and middle line and the debutant whips it away to the square-leg boundary.

42.3

Khan to Petersen, 1 run, full in length outside off, takes a positive stride out and drives confidently to sweeper cover

South Africa 181/1   AN Petersen 85* (128b 14x4)

43.1

Mishra to Petersen, no run, slightly short in length, cut away to backward point

43.2

Mishra to Petersen, no run, stays back to defend to silly-point

43.3

Mishra to Petersen, 2 runs, on the middle and leg, fuller, worked around the corner, past square-leg for a single ... ah no .. Zaheer with the throw and Dhoni doesn't collect it cleanly and no one was backing up!

43.4

Mishra to Petersen, FOUR, flighted leg break outside off stump, Petersen goes for the risky on-the-up thrash-drive through covers and edges the ball through gully region

43.5

Mishra to Petersen, no run, on the middle and leg, defended to the on side

43.6

Mishra to Petersen, no run, leans forward and across to defend to the off side

South Africa 195/1   AN Petersen 91* (134b 15x4)

44.3

Sharma to Petersen, no run, kicks from short of length, moves in, left alone, moves past the off stump and then swings to left of Dhoni

44.4

Sharma to Petersen, no run, short in length and outside off, left alone

44.5

Sharma to Petersen, 1 run, length delivery around the middle stump, Petersen tries to turn it to the on side and gets a leading edge towards cover where Badri makes a desperate diving attempt but can't get close to the ball

South Africa 201/1   AN Petersen 92* (137b 15x4)

45.1

Mishra to Petersen, no run, shout for lbw as Petersen is struck on the pad. It landed on the leg stump line and straightened just enough to hit the pad on the leg stump line. It would have hit the lef stump says Hawk eye. Perhaps the umpire thought it had pitched outside leg, perhaps he thought it would go down leg .

45.2

Mishra to Petersen, 1 no ball, leans forward to jab it to the on side

45.2

Mishra to Petersen, 1 run

45.6

Mishra to Petersen, no run, outside off stump, stabbed away of the back foot

South Africa 209/1   AN Petersen 93* (141b 15x4)

47.1

Mishra to Petersen, no run, on the off stump line, nudged to the on side

47.2

Mishra to Petersen, FOUR, Wallop! Slightly short and Petersen rocks back to pull it away to the boundary. On 97 now.

47.3

Mishra to Petersen, no run, leans across to defend to the off side

47.4

Mishra to Petersen, no run, around the off stump line, leans forward and across to defend to the off side

47.5

Mishra to Petersen, no run, good delivery, turns from the middle and off line, past the forward prod and just past the outside edge

47.6

Mishra to Petersen, no run, leans forward to jab it off the inner edge to the on side .. it was a delivery on the middle and off line

South Africa 214/1   AN Petersen 97* (147b 16x4)

49.1

Mishra to Petersen, no run, leans well forward to defend to the on side

49.2

Mishra to Petersen, no run, on the middle and off line, squeezed out to the unmanned silly-point region

49.3

Mishra to Petersen, no run, flighted around off stump, defended on the front foot

49.4

Mishra to Petersen, no run, quicker, flatter, Petersen pushes it back to the bowler

49.5

Mishra to Petersen, 1 run, short in length, spins away from the off stump, Petersen reaches out to push it through point

South Africa 215/1   AN Petersen 98* (152b 16x4)

50.1

Sharma to Petersen, no run, length delivery outside off stump, left alone

50.2

Sharma to Petersen, 1 run, short in length, cuts in towards middle and leg, clipped past square-leg. On to 99 on his debut.

South Africa 216/1   AN Petersen 99* (154b 16x4)

51.1

Mishra to Petersen, no run, drags it short, Petersen't thinks that's his 100 there and goes for the pull but doesn't' connect it well and drags it to square-leg fielder

51.2

Mishra to Petersen, no run, googly that starts from around middle and hits the pad in front of leg and middle. Going down leg,

51.3

Mishra to Petersen, no run, leans forward to defend to the off side

51.4

Mishra to Petersen, no run, flighted around off stump line, pushed to Mishra

51.5

Mishra to Petersen, 1 no ball, googly turns in from just outside off, moves past the defensive prod and strikes the pad perhaps just outside off. It doesn't matter anyway as it's a no ball

51.5

Mishra to Petersen, 1 run, 100 on debut. The helmet comes off and the bat is held aloft .All the team-mates are out of the dressing room to applaud. It was a gentle leg break on the leg stump line, Petersen turned it behind square to pick up the single. What a wonderful little moment it must be for him, his family and his fans. Injury to Boucher gave him this opportunity. Carpediem.

South Africa 218/1   AN Petersen 100* (160b 16x4)

52.1

Khan to Petersen, no run, length delivery moving across Petersen who defends and the ball back spins off the edge and bounces well clear of the stumps

52.2

Khan to Petersen, no run, back of length around the off stump line, defended to the off side

52.3

Khan to Petersen, no run, in the corridor outside off, slanting away, left alone

52.4

Khan to Petersen, OUT, Petersen falls, but only after he secured his special hundred on debut. It was a full-length delivery that landed outside off stump, Petersen went for the drive and got a thick fat edge. He has done his job, though. Enter Jacques Kallis.

AN Petersen c †Dhoni b Khan 100 (226m 164b 16x4 0x6) SR: 60.97

South Africa 218/2   AN Petersen 100 (164b 16x4)
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India v South Africa at Kolkata - Feb 14-18, 2010
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Feb 18, 2010

Graeme Smith with South African players and management, India v South Africa, 2nd Test, Kolkata, 5th day, February 18, 2010

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Feb 18, 2010

The scoreboard at the Eden Gardens confirms the result, India v South Africa, 2nd Test, Kolkata, 5th day, February 18, 2010

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