India in South Africa Test Series - 3rd Test

South Africa v India

South Africa won by 5 wickets

India 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal W Jaffer c Kallis b Steyn 116 360 244 15 0 47.54
View dismissal KD Karthik c Amla b Harris 63 240 170 7 0 37.05
View dismissal R Dravid* c †Boucher b Pollock 29 63 58 5 0 50.00
View dismissal SR Tendulkar c Kallis b Harris 64 187 130 11 0 49.23
View dismissal VVS Laxman b Steyn 13 56 46 3 0 28.26
View dismissal SC Ganguly c Amla b Pollock 66 159 75 9 1 88.00
View dismissal V Sehwag c Ntini b Harris 40 49 50 6 1 80.00
View dismissal A Kumble lbw b Pollock 0 2 3 0 0 0.00
View dismissal Z Khan st †Boucher b Harris 1 11 12 0 0 8.33
View dismissal S Sreesanth c Gibbs b Pollock 3 9 5 0 0 60.00
MM Patel not out 0 5 2 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 5, lb 4, w 2, nb 8) 19
Total (all out; 131.1 overs; 580 mins) 414 (3.15 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-153 (Karthik, 56.1 ov), 2-202 (Dravid, 71.5 ov), 3-240 (Jaffer, 85.1 ov), 4-269 (Laxman, 97.6 ov), 5-337 (Tendulkar, 112.4 ov), 6-395 (Sehwag, 124.6 ov), 7-395 (Kumble, 125.3 ov), 8-398 (Khan, 128.1 ov), 9-407 (Sreesanth, 129.6 ov), 10-414 (Ganguly, 131.1 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
View wickets DW Steyn 27 12 58 2 2.14 137 8 0 (4nb)
M Ntini 26 4 107 0 4.11 114 18 0
View wickets SM Pollock 29.1 9 75 4 2.57 140 12 0
JH Kallis 12 4 36 0 3.00 58 5 0 (2w)
View wickets PL Harris 37 3 129 4 3.48 160 13 2 (4nb)
South Africa 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal GC Smith* c Sehwag b Kumble 94 218 142 14 1 66.19
View dismissal AB de Villiers c †Karthik b Sreesanth 1 19 13 0 0 7.69
View dismissal HM Amla c †Karthik b Sreesanth 63 212 174 7 0 36.20
View dismissal JH Kallis c Patel b Tendulkar 54 162 128 8 0 42.18
View dismissal AG Prince b Kumble 26 154 112 1 0 23.21
View dismissal HH Gibbs c Jaffer b Sehwag 7 31 24 1 0 29.16
View dismissal MV Boucher c †Karthik b Patel 50 145 99 6 0 50.50
View dismissal SM Pollock c Ganguly b Khan 31 88 57 2 0 54.38
PL Harris not out 11 39 29 2 0 37.93
View dismissal DW Steyn b Kumble 1 4 5 0 0 20.00
View dismissal M Ntini lbw b Kumble 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 7, lb 13, w 1, nb 14) 35
Total (all out; 128.3 overs; 539 mins) 373 (2.90 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-14 (de Villiers, 3.6 ov), 2-173 (Smith, 50.5 ov), 3-177 (Amla, 53.6 ov), 4-260 (Kallis, 92.1 ov), 5-260 (Prince, 93.6 ov), 6-281 (Gibbs, 101.2 ov), 7-350 (Pollock, 120.1 ov), 8-372 (Boucher, 127.3 ov), 9-373 (Steyn, 128.2 ov), 10-373 (Ntini, 128.3 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
View wicket Z Khan 20 3 74 1 3.70 96 10 1 (2nb, 1w)
View wickets S Sreesanth 24 9 58 2 2.41 121 7 0 (2nb)
View wickets A Kumble 42.3 6 117 4 2.75 195 12 0 (2nb)
View wicket MM Patel 20 5 43 1 2.15 102 6 0 (4nb)
View wicket V Sehwag 12 0 31 1 2.58 52 1 0 (3nb)
View wicket SR Tendulkar 10 2 30 1 3.00 46 5 0
India 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal W Jaffer c de Villiers b Ntini 2 12 11 0 0 18.18
View dismissal V Sehwag c †Boucher b Steyn 4 10 3 1 0 133.33
View dismissal R Dravid* c & b Harris 47 204 134 5 0 35.07
View dismissal SC Ganguly c Gibbs b Kallis 46 131 89 5 0 51.68
View dismissal SR Tendulkar lbw b Pollock 14 88 62 1 0 22.58
View dismissal VVS Laxman run out (Pollock/†Boucher) 1 9 4 0 0 25.00
KD Karthik not out 38 75 48 6 0 79.16
View dismissal A Kumble c Gibbs b Steyn 6 34 22 0 0 27.27
View dismissal Z Khan run out (de Villiers/†Boucher) 1 20 7 0 0 14.28
View dismissal S Sreesanth c Kallis b Steyn 4 5 5 1 0 80.00
View dismissal MM Patel c Pollock b Steyn 0 4 1 0 0 0.00
Extras (lb 5, nb 1) 6
Total (all out; 64 overs; 299 mins) 169 (2.64 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-6 (Sehwag, 1.6 ov), 2-6 (Jaffer, 2.2 ov), 3-90 (Ganguly, 31.4 ov), 4-114 (Dravid, 46.5 ov), 5-115 (Laxman, 48.3 ov), 6-121 (Tendulkar, 51.3 ov), 7-147 (Kumble, 59.4 ov), 8-165 (Khan, 63.1 ov), 9-169 (Sreesanth, 63.6 ov), 10-169 (Patel, 63.6 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
View wicket M Ntini 8 1 29 1 3.62 35 5 0
View wickets DW Steyn 7 0 30 4 4.28 29 4 0 (1nb)
View wicket SM Pollock 15 5 24 1 1.60 77 3 0
View wicket PL Harris 22 6 50 1 2.27 102 4 0
View wicket JH Kallis 12 0 31 1 2.58 51 3 0
South Africa 2nd innings (target: 211 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal AB de Villiers c †Karthik b Khan 22 44 33 4 0 66.66
View dismissal GC Smith* c †Karthik b Khan 55 142 84 6 0 65.47
View dismissal HM Amla lbw b Kumble 10 29 22 2 0 45.45
View dismissal SM Pollock c Laxman b Khan 37 87 56 5 0 66.07
View dismissal JH Kallis c Dravid b Khan 32 152 90 2 0 35.55
AG Prince not out 38 130 103 2 0 36.89
HH Gibbs not out 0 4 2 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 11, lb 1, nb 5) 17
Total (5 wickets; 64.1 overs; 294 mins) 211 (3.28 runs per over)
Did not bat MV Boucher, DW Steyn, PL Harris, M Ntini
Fall of wickets 1-36 (de Villiers, 9.2 ov), 2-55 (Amla, 16.2 ov), 3-127 (Smith, 31.1 ov), 4-132 (Pollock, 35.3 ov), 5-209 (Kallis, 63.2 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
View wickets Z Khan 21 2 62 4 2.95 97 8 0 (3nb)
S Sreesanth 13 2 50 0 3.84 54 6 0 (1nb)
View wicket A Kumble 25 4 74 1 2.96 109 7 0
MM Patel 1 0 2 0 2.00 5 0 0
V Sehwag 1 0 8 0 8.00 1 0 0 (1nb)
SR Tendulkar 3.1 2 3 0 0.94 16 0 0
Match details
Toss India, who chose to bat
Series South Africa won the 3-match series 2-1
Test debut PL Harris (South Africa)
Player of the match GC Smith (South Africa)
Player of the series SM Pollock (South Africa)
Umpires Asad Rauf (Pakistan) and DJ Harper (Australia)
TV umpire M Erasmus
Match referee RS Mahanama (Sri Lanka)
Reserve umpire MW Brown
Close of play
Tue, 2 Jan - day 1 - India 1st innings 254/3 (SR Tendulkar 28*, VVS Laxman 4*, 90 ov)
Wed, 3 Jan - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 144/1 (GC Smith 76*, HM Amla 50*, 41 ov)
Thu, 4 Jan - day 3 - South Africa 1st innings 373
Fri, 5 Jan - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 55/2 (GC Smith 21*, 16.2 ov)
Sat, 6 Jan - day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 211/5 (64.1 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Day 3
  • Day 4
  • Day 5
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 25.5 overs (156 balls), Extras 3
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 59 balls (GC Smith 25, SM Pollock 24, Ex 1)
  • Rain: South Africa - 111/2 in 27.0 overs (GC Smith 49, SM Pollock 25)
  • GC Smith: 50 off 74 balls (6 x 4)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 43.5 overs (266 balls), Extras 7
  • Tea: South Africa - 162/4 in 48.0 overs (JH Kallis 14, AG Prince 13)
  • Official Attendance: 8,136
  • 31 overs were lost in the day due a rain delay
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 119 balls (JH Kallis 17, AG Prince 25, Ex 8)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 58.5 overs (358 balls), Extras 13
  • W Jaffer passed 1000 Test runs
  • JH Kallis became the first South African to take 100 Test catches
  • GC Smith passed 4000 Test runs
  • Test Match Commentators: Sajan Nair, George Binoy, Sriram Veera and Siddhartha Vaidyanathan
  • Test Match Scorer: Klaus-Peter Munch
 
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Series Results
South Africa v India at Cape Town - Jan 2-6, 2007
South Africa won by 5 wickets
South Africa v India at Durban - Dec 26-30, 2006
South Africa won by 174 runs
South Africa v India at Johannesburg - Dec 15-18, 2006
India won by 123 runs
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Jan 6, 2007

Graeme Smith congratulates Ashwell Prince for a job well done, South Africa v India, 3rd Test, Cape Town, 5th day, January 6, 2007

Graeme Smith congratulates Ashwell Prince for a job well done

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Jan 6, 2007

Sachin Tendulkar and Rahul Dravid try to come to terms with the defeat, South Africa v India, 3rd Test, Cape Town, 5th day, January 6, 2007

Sachin Tendulkar and Rahul Dravid try to come to terms with the defeat

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