Match Details

  • The Cricket Association of Bengal, DR BC Roy Club House, Eden Gardens, Kolkata - 700021

Toss

South Africa , elected to bat first

Series result

India won the 2-match series 1-0

Player of the match

Player of the series

Match number

Season

Match days

28,29,30 November, 1,2 December 2004 (5-day match)

Test debut

TV Umpires

Match Referee

Close of Play

  • Sun, 28 Nov - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 227/5 (JH Kallis 103*, Z de Bruyn 15*, 83.3 ov)
  • Mon, 29 Nov - day 2 - India 1st innings 129/1 (V Sehwag 82*, R Dravid 33*, 39 ov)
  • Tue, 30 Nov - day 3 - India 1st innings 359/6 (KD Karthik 35*, IK Pathan 21*, 125 ov)
  • Wed, 1 Dec - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 172/5 (JH Kallis 52*, Z de Bruyn 9*, 58 ov)
  • Thu, 2 Dec - day 5 - India 2nd innings 120/2 (39.4 ov) - end of match

Match Notes