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

21.1

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, 1 run, turns in from outside off stump, Amla goes right back to tap it to left of backward point

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

21.6

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, 1 run, fetches it from outside off and sweeps gently to behind square-leg

South Africa 107/1   Harbhajan Singh 1-0-5-0

23.1

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, 1 run, picks it from outside off and sweeps it away for a single

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

23.3

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, no run, on the off stump line, pushed back towards the non-striker

23.4

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, no run, full and outside off, pushed to cover

23.5

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, 1 run, takes a couple of steps down the track and eases it wide of mid-on for a single

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   Harbhajan Singh 2-0-8-0

25.1

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, no run, gets forward to ease it back down the track

25.2

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, 1 run, flighted outside off stump, Amla works it with the turn to mid-on

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   Harbhajan Singh 3-0-10-0

27.1

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, 1 run, on the middle stump line, turns , worked behind square-leg and that's his fifty. He has looked in complete control out there. 17th Test fifty.

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   Harbhajan Singh 4-0-11-0

29.1

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, no run, lands well outside off, turns in, Amla reaches across to push it to the off-side of the pitch

29.2

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, no run, turns into the off stump line, defended on the off stump line

29.3

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, 1 run, fuller, outside off stump, Amla takes a couple of steps out and on drives towards mid-on for a single

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   Harbhajan Singh 5-0-12-0

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

31.3

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, no run, slip and short mid-on in place and Amla turns this one from off stump line to backward square-leg

31.4

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, 2 runs, moves down the track and on drives the flighted delivery between mid-on and deep midwicket for couple of runs

31.5

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, no run, outside off stump line, dabbed to the on side

31.6

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, no run, turns in towards off stump line, defended to the off side. Definitely a more concerted effort from Harbhajan to bowl an outside-off to off-stump line.

South Africa 138/1   Harbhajan Singh 6-0-19-0

33.1

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, no run, Dropped by Laxman at first slip. It was flighted outside off stump line, Amla tried to force it off the back foot and it went off the edge quickly around chest-high to Laxman who couldn't hold on. The ball popped out and he had a couple of more frantic efforts to try hold on to the rebound but couldn't. Clanger!

33.2

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, 1 run, turned to square-leg for a single

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   Harbhajan Singh 7-0-20-0

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

35.2

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, no run, lands well outside off, Amla walks right across the stumps, ends up outside and off and tries to punch it off the back foot and is beaten

35.3

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, 3 runs, And so he strives to get forward this time and drives through covers

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   Harbhajan Singh 8-0-26-0

37.1

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, no run, goes back to defend to the off side

37.2

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, no run, outside off stump, slides on, squeezed off the outer edge to the off side

37.3

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, FOUR, just over mid-off moves down the track, doesn't quite reach the pitch of the loopy delivery outside off and ends up slicing it over the leaping Mishra at mid-off .. Cry of agony from Harbhajan

37.4

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, no run, leans forward to drive hard and again mistimes it to Mishra

37.5

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, no run, stays back this time to work it behind square-leg

37.6

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, no run, turns in just outside off stump, Amla moves right across to defend

South Africa 164/1   Harbhajan Singh 9-0-30-0

39.1

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, 2 runs, spins into the middle stump line, clipped to fine-leg region for couple of runs

39.2

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, no run, turns towards the off stump, Amla goes back to defend to the on side

39.3

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, no run, quicker, Amla leans forward to defend

39.4

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, no run, flighted outside off stump line, turned to midwicket

39.5

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, 1 run, flighted on the off stump line, whipped away, with the turn, to deep midwicket

39.6

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

South Africa 169/1   Harbhajan Singh 10-0-33-0

41.1

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, no run

41.2

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, no run, leans forward to defend to the on side

41.3

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, 1 run, works this one towards wide midwicket for a single

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

41.6

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, no run, back over the stumps for Amla. Full and drifting away outside off, defended on the front foot

South Africa 176/1   Harbhajan Singh 11-0-39-0

57.1

Harbhajan Singh to Kallis, 3 runs, flighted outside off stump, Kallis shuffles across, as he did in the first Test, to off drive but gets a fat edge along the ground and through gully

57.2

Harbhajan Singh to de Villiers, no run, charges down the track and pushes the ball to cover

57.3

Harbhajan Singh to de Villiers, no run, flighted outside off stump, AB leans across to defend

57.4

Harbhajan Singh to de Villiers, no run, short in length, on the off and middle line, turned to midwicket

57.5

Harbhajan Singh to de Villiers, no run, on the middle and leg line, really full in length, tapped to the on side

57.6

Harbhajan Singh to de Villiers, no run, spins in from just outside off stump, defended to short-leg

South Africa 232/3   Harbhajan Singh 12-0-42-0

59.1

Harbhajan Singh to de Villiers, no run, outside off stump, left alone

59.2

Harbhajan Singh to de Villiers, no run, leans forward to push it back to the bowler

59.3

Harbhajan Singh to de Villiers, 1 run, on the off stump line, full, pushed to right of mid-on for a single

59.4

Harbhajan Singh to Kallis, no run, leans across to defend a delivery turning in from outside off

59.5

Harbhajan Singh to Kallis, no run, lands on the middle stump line and bounces as it spins down leg ...

59.6

Harbhajan Singh to Kallis, FOUR, Flamboyant thrash. Kallis sashayed down the track and lifted the flighted delivery over mid-off.

South Africa 239/3   Harbhajan Singh 13-0-47-0

61.1

Harbhajan Singh to Kallis, no run, leans forward to defend to the on side

61.2

Harbhajan Singh to Kallis, 1 run, Ouch. Badr, at short-leg, is hurt. A full blooded sweep shot catches him on the hop and it seems to have hurt his right hand.. the ball rolls away to square-leg

61.3

Harbhajan Singh to de Villiers, no run, floated outside off stump, drifts away, AB pushes inside the line and is beaten by that very good delivery

61.4

Harbhajan Singh to de Villiers, no run, leans across to defend to the off side

61.5

Harbhajan Singh to de Villiers, FOUR, AB rushes down the track, reaches the pitch of the flighted delivery and lifts it right over the bowler's head. Neatly done.

61.6

Harbhajan Singh to de Villiers, no run, full and outside off stump, left alone

South Africa 250/3   Harbhajan Singh 14-0-52-0

63.1

Harbhajan Singh to de Villiers, no run, flighted around off stump line, turned to the on side

63.2

Harbhajan Singh to de Villiers, no run, turns in from a length , from outside off, AB is late in getting forward, stutters out in the end to keep it out

63.3

Harbhajan Singh to de Villiers, no run, When in doubt, sweep they say and AB tries that and is beaten. HE tried to fetch it from well outside off and sweep but misses it completely and Dhoni takes out the bails

63.4

Harbhajan Singh to de Villiers, 1 run, stays back to work this delivery from the middle stump line to backward square-leg .. Harbhajan is not happy with himself , , perhaps with that line .. should have stuck to that outside off line

63.5

Harbhajan Singh to Kallis, no run, turns into the middle and off line, jabbed out to the off side

63.6

Harbhajan Singh to Kallis, no run, flighted full outside off stump, Kallis edges the off drive on to his boot and the ball rolls back to Dhoni

South Africa 251/3   Harbhajan Singh 15-0-53-0

65.1

Harbhajan Singh to Kallis, OUT, The crowd roar as Harbhajan takes out Kallis with a topspinner. Now then .. It's a flighted delivery outside off stump and Kallis goes for the big slog sweep but edges it toward short fine-leg region. Laxman runs back from the first slip to take a good catch.. tumbling down after he stretched his hands out to take the ball falling from behind his shoulder.

JH Kallis c Laxman b Harbhajan Singh 10 (52m 26b 1x4 0x6) SR: 38.46

65.2

Harbhajan Singh to de Villiers, no run, turns from outside off, defended away to the off side

65.3

Harbhajan Singh to de Villiers, no run, turns in towards the off stump, defended away off the back foot

65.4

Harbhajan Singh to de Villiers, no run, stays back to defend to the off side

65.5

Harbhajan Singh to de Villiers, no run, quicker, on the middle and off line, nudged away to the on side

65.6

Harbhajan Singh to de Villiers, no run, leans across to defend to the off side

South Africa 251/4   Harbhajan Singh 16-1-53-1

67.1

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, OUT, trapped in front! Harbhajan takes two in two overs... the crowd have gone mad in joy as they scream ... It landed on the off stump line, from round the stumps, moved in to hit the pad right in front of middle. Dead duck! Prince was pushing outside the line, playing for the turn.

AG Prince lbw b Harbhajan Singh 1 (11m 8b 0x4 0x6) SR: 12.50

67.2

Harbhajan Singh to Duminy, OUT, Now then .. now then .. how quickly things change. Harbhajan is on a hatrick. Almost the action replay. Again, it drifted in from round the stumps with the angle and the topspinner went on straight to hit the pad... again another left-hander caught pushing outside the line. Harbhajan knew instantly that he had his man and he leads the crowd with a celebratory run of joy followed by his team-mates. The crowd have gone wild. Eden Gardens is quite a spectacle in these moments. No other ground in India quite matches its intensity in these dramatic moments.

JP Duminy lbw b Harbhajan Singh 0 (1m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

67.3

Harbhajan Singh to Steyn, no run, lovely topspinner from round the stumps, again the batsman pushes for the turn , there isn't any and the ball goes past the edge .. oohs and aahs from the crowd

67.4

Harbhajan Singh to Steyn, 1 run, quicker but shorter in length, turned to long-leg for a single

67.5

Harbhajan Singh to de Villiers, no run, stretches well forward to defend down the track

67.6

Harbhajan Singh to de Villiers, no run, spins in from just outside off stump, dabbed to short-leg

South Africa 254/6   Harbhajan Singh 17-1-54-3

69.1

Harbhajan Singh to Harris, 1 run, turns in from around off stump, worked to square-leg

69.2

Harbhajan Singh to Steyn, no run, turns forward to work it to midwicket

69.3

Harbhajan Singh to Steyn, no run, turns in from outside off stump, almost goes on straight and goes just past the outside edge as Steyn pushes inside the line

69.4

Harbhajan Singh to Steyn, no run, goes back and just about manages to keep it out at the last minute ..VIjay at short-leg throws the ball to the bowler .. looking for run-out

69.5

Harbhajan Singh to Steyn, no run, and again to Vijay who threatens to throw at non-striker's end but holds on the ball this time

69.6

Harbhajan Singh to Steyn, no run, turned to right of short-leg where Vijay makes a tumbling stop

South Africa 255/7   Harbhajan Singh 18-1-55-3

71.1

Harbhajan Singh to Steyn, no run, topspinner from round the stumps, Steyn goes back to defend

71.2

Harbhajan Singh to Steyn, no run, another toppie from round the stumps, on the middle, turned to backward square-leg

71.3

Harbhajan Singh to Steyn, no run, full delivery on the off, drifting away nicely, driven back to the bowler

71.4

Harbhajan Singh to Steyn, no run, He switches to over the wicket now. Flighted delivery outside off stump, squeezed out to backward point

71.5

Harbhajan Singh to Steyn, 1 run, on the middle stump line, driven to long-on for a single ...

71.6

Harbhajan Singh to Parnell, no run, topspinner comes in, another left-hander pushes outside the line, playing for the turn, and gets an inside-edge. The lefties will be cuing up at the video guy to see Harbhajan's topspinner action .. the fingers go top of the ball, over the seam and right down ...

South Africa 257/8   Harbhajan Singh 19-1-56-3

73.1

Harbhajan Singh to Steyn, no run, leans forward to drive to the off side

73.2

Harbhajan Singh to Steyn, no run, turns in from outside off, dabbed to short-leg

73.3

Harbhajan Singh to Steyn, 1 run, flighted around leg stump line, turned behind square-leg

73.4

Harbhajan Singh to Parnell, no run, on the leg stump line, drifting from round the stumps, straightens to hit the pad

73.5

Harbhajan Singh to Parnell, no run, quicker, skids on with bounce from short of length, Parnell goes for the cut but is beaten for pace and bounce

73.6

Harbhajan Singh to Parnell, no run, shout for lbw as the topspinner goes past the defensive prod and strikes the pad. But this one was going down the leg side ...

South Africa 259/8   Harbhajan Singh 20-1-57-3

75.1

Harbhajan Singh to Steyn, no run, from round the stumps, flighted slowly outside off, defended on the front foot

75.2

Harbhajan Singh to Steyn, no run, around the off stump line, squeezed to point

75.3

Harbhajan Singh to Steyn, no run, from over the wicket now, Steyn goes back to defend

75.4

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

75.5

Harbhajan Singh to Steyn, no run, goes back and across to punch it back to the bowler

75.6

Harbhajan Singh to Steyn, 1 run, full, really full, on the middle, turned towards deep midwicket

South Africa 261/8   Harbhajan Singh 21-1-58-3

77.1

Harbhajan Singh to Parnell, 1 run, on the middle and leg, worked to midwicket

77.2

Harbhajan Singh to Morkel, no run, quicker one on the off and middle, pushed out to cover

77.3

Harbhajan Singh to Morkel, no run, lands around the off stump line and bounces up past the outside edge

77.4

Harbhajan Singh to Morkel, no run, on the middle stump line, pushed out to the off side

77.5

Harbhajan Singh to Morkel, no run, stays back to punch it to mid-off

77.6

Harbhajan Singh to Morkel, 1 run, full and on the leg stump line, dug out to the on side

South Africa 265/9   Harbhajan Singh 22-1-60-3

79.1

Harbhajan Singh to Parnell, no run, around the off stump line, pushed out to point

79.2

Harbhajan Singh to Parnell, no run, on the off stump line, another topspinner, punched out at the last minute

79.3

Harbhajan Singh to Parnell, no run, on the off stump line, perhaps too full, eased out to the off side

79.4

Harbhajan Singh to Parnell, no run, on the middle and leg, pushed out to mid-on

79.5

Harbhajan Singh to Parnell, no run, gets forward to defend to silly-point

79.6

Harbhajan Singh to Parnell, no run, around the off stump line, nudged away

South Africa 265/9   Harbhajan Singh 23-2-60-3

81.1

Harbhajan Singh to Morkel, no run, just outside off stump, holding its line, left alone

81.2

Harbhajan Singh to Morkel, no run, topspinner on the off stump line, Morne gets forward to defend and he too plays for the turn and gets an inside-edge on to the pad

81.3

Harbhajan Singh to Morkel, no run, leans forward to defend to the on side

81.4

Harbhajan Singh to Morkel, FOUR, flighted fuller and Morne drives it past the bowler , past the non-striker and past mid-on

81.5

Harbhajan Singh to Morkel, no run, just outside off stump, squeezed out to backward point

81.6

Harbhajan Singh to Morkel, no run, goes well back to defend back to the bowler

South Africa 270/9   Harbhajan Singh 24-2-64-3
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Series Results
India v South Africa at Kolkata - Feb 14-18, 2010
India won by an innings and 57 runs
India v South Africa at Nagpur - Feb 6-9, 2010
South Africa won by an innings and 6 runs
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Feb 18, 2010

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Feb 18, 2010

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