Player of the Match
Player of the Match
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c Gibbs b Hayward
    46
    132
    164
    9
    0
    34.84
    lbw b Klusener
    5
    46
    73
    0
    0
    10.86
    lbw b Ntini
    5
    37
    50
    1
    0
    13.51
    c †Boucher b Kallis
    27
    38
    53
    5
    0
    71.05
    c Kirsten b Kallis
    14
    22
    30
    3
    0
    63.63
    c Rudolph b Hayward
    36
    73
    96
    6
    0
    49.31
    b Hayward
    27
    129
    -
    3
    0
    20.93
    run out (Ntini)
    29
    32
    38
    6
    0
    90.62
    retired hurt
    8
    14
    24
    2
    0
    57.14
    not out
    11
    40
    55
    1
    0
    27.50
    c Boje b Hayward
    4
    29
    29
    0
    0
    13.79
    Extras
    20 (b 1, lb 12, nb 7)
    TOTAL
    232 all out (97.4 Overs, RR: 2.37, 392 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-16 (CC Williams, 16.5 ov), 2-49 (R Dravid, 29.6 ov), 3-90 (SS Das, 39.5 ov), 4-100 (SR Tendulkar, 42.5 ov), 5-107 (VVS Laxman, 46.5 ov), 6-158 (D Dasgupta, 67.3 ov), 7-197 (Harbhajan Singh, 77.6 ov), 7-210 (J Srinath, retired not out ), 8-221 (A Kumble, 89.6 ov), 9-232 (A Nehra, 97.4 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    SM Pollock20112101.0503
    M Hayward28.487442.5802
    M Ntini1737814.5801
    L Klusener1261110.9100
    JH Kallis1371521.1500
    N Boje722002.8500
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c Harbhajan Singh b Srinath
    59
    111
    145
    10
    0
    53.15
    c Dravid b Nehra
    90
    155
    210
    13
    1
    58.06
    run out (sub [Agarkar]/Kumble)
    21
    38
    42
    4
    0
    55.26
    b Kumble
    110
    234
    295
    18
    0
    47.00
    c Laxman b Tendulkar
    33
    92
    101
    6
    0
    35.86
    c Laxman b Srinath
    33
    60
    65
    6
    0
    55.00
    b Nehra
    19
    74
    104
    2
    0
    25.67
    not out
    113
    109
    134
    9
    7
    103.66
    st †Dasgupta b Harbhajan Singh
    20
    36
    38
    0
    1
    55.55
    not out
    34
    48
    91
    5
    0
    70.83
    Extras
    34 (b 11, lb 2, nb 14, w 2, pen 5)
    TOTAL
    566/8d (157.1 Overs, RR: 3.6, 616 minutes)
    Did not bat: M Hayward
    Fall of wickets: 1-135 (HH Gibbs, 34.6 ov), 2-171 (JA Rudolph, 46.1 ov), 3-195 (G Kirsten, 54.1 ov), 4-261 (ND McKenzie, 80.4 ov), 5-321 (L Klusener, 98.6 ov), 6-395 (JH Kallis, 124.4 ov), 7-395 (MV Boucher, 125.2 ov), 8-445 (N Boje, 135.5 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    J Srinath2739423.4814
    A Nehra30512324.1015
    BKV Prasad2167103.3805
    Harbhajan Singh34.11010413.0400
    A Kumble34410213.0000
    SR Tendulkar1105414.9000

Close of Play

  • Fri, 23 Nov - day 1 - India 1st innings 221/8 (BKV Prasad 6*, 90 ov)
  • Sat, 24 Nov - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 261/4 (JH Kallis 41*, 80.4 ov)
  • Sun, 25 Nov - day 3 - South Africa 1st innings 566/8 (SM Pollock 113*, M Ntini 34*, 157.1 ov)
  • Mon, 26 Nov - day 4 - India 2nd innings 118/2 (R Dravid 11*, SR Tendulkar 2*, 46 ov)
  • Tue, 27 Nov - day 5 - India 2nd innings 261 (84.1 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

  • Passion play

    R Mohan reports on the Indian reactions to the crisis which threatened the game's world order

  • Free lunch

    India hand the match to South Africa on a platter. By Amit Varma

  • India's tour of South Africa ends with defeat by an innings and 73 runs

    India's 2001 tour of South Africa came to an end four overs after lunch on the final day of what, at this stage anyway, remains an unofficial Test match - a five-day international friendly, if you will

  • Soggy end to fourth day at Centurion

    Rain foreshortened the fourth day of the five-day game between South Africa and India at Centurion on Monday, raising the possibility that this contentious match - and the 2001 tour by India - could reach a soggy finale on Tuesday

  • Fresh row overshadows Pollock century

    A fresh row erupted at SuperSport Park on Sunday, overshadowing a thunderous century from Shaun Pollock as South Africa carried their first innings to 566 for eight on the third day of the five-day match against India