Close of Play

  • Fri, 22 Dec - day 1 - India 1st innings 270/6 (SC Ganguly 41*, Harbhajan Singh 10*, 77 ov)
  • Sat, 23 Dec - day 2 - KwaZulu-Natal Invitation XI 1st innings 243/8 (67 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

  • Kwazulu Natal Invitation XI v Indians, Durban

    Match home

  • Munaf stands out in drawn encounter

    Munaf Patel picked up two wickets on his return from an ankle injury, but the Indian bowlers were made to toil on a hot and humid day at the Northwood Crusaders Ground as their two-day match against a Kwazulu-Natal Invitation XI ended in a draw

  • Gambhir fifty powers Indians

    A brisk half-century from Gautam Gambhir was the highlight as the Indians got in some batting practice against a Kwazulu-Natal Invitation XI on the first day of their warm-up match at the Crusaders Ground

  • 'Opening is a specialist job'

    <b>Greg Chappell</b> speaks about Sourav Ganguly's return, Sreesanth's emergence, and the need for a strong leadership group

KZN Inv XI 2nd innings Partnerships

1st22FB LazarusRD McMillan
2nd58R GobindRD McMillan
3rd24R GobindM Bekker
4th97R GobindMS van Vuuren
5th10MS van VuurenSC Mabuya
6th5D SmitSC Mabuya
7th12D SmitR Frylinck
8th2D SmitU Govender
9th13Y SinghD Smit