- BATSMENRMB4s6sSRc Tendulkar b Kapil Dev011000.00b Kapil Dev1443343041.17c Azharuddin b Kumble11833426618044.36c †More b Srinath13127801016.25c Azharuddin b Kumble41114845048.80c Prabhakar b Shastri331180016.66lbw b Prabhakar1579671022.38c Tendulkar b Shastri32433009.09lbw b Kapil Dev33302732122.22lbw b Prabhakar11914007.14not out098000.00Extras13 (lb 6, nb 7)TOTAL254 all out (103.4 Overs)Fall of wickets: 1-0 (SJ Cook, ), 2-41 (AC Hudson, ), 3-101 (PN Kirsten, ), 4-183 (JN Rhodes, ), 5-194 (BM McMillan, ), 6-206 (KC Wessels, ), 7-215 (O Henry, ), 8-251 (MW Pringle, ), 9-253 (DJ Richardson, ), 10-254 (AA Donald, )
- BATSMENRMB4s6sSRlbw b Pringle14119812017.28c McMillan b Schultz342270011.11lbw b McMillan03525000.00run out1135241045.83run out36117722050.00c Rhodes b McMillan10337429911034.44c †Richardson b McMillan22200100.00c McMillan b Donald1333230056.52lbw b Henry552992143025.70b Henry872521015.38not out12100100.00Extras31 (b 1, lb 7, nb 19, w 4)TOTAL277 all out (134 Overs)Fall of wickets: 1-18 (A Jadeja, ), 2-22 (SV Manjrekar, ), 3-38 (SR Tendulkar, ), 4-38 (RJ Shastri, ), 5-125 (M Azharuddin, ), 6-127 (N Kapil Dev, ), 7-146 (M Prabhakar, ), 8-247 (PK Amre, ), 9-274 (A Kumble, ), 10-277 (KS More, )
- BATSMENRMB4s6sSRc & b Kumble43130845051.19c †More b Srinath552311715132.16c †More b Srinath321241001032.00not out11100750014.66not out2677722036.11Extras9 (b 1, lb 2, nb 6)TOTAL176/3 (82 Overs)Fall of wickets: 1-68 (SJ Cook, ), 2-129 (AC Hudson, ), 3-138 (KC Wessels, )
- Kingsmead, Durban
Player of the match
- Fri, 13 Nov - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 215/7 (DJ Richardson 11*)
- Sat, 14 Nov - day 2 - India 1st innings 128/6 (PK Amre 39*, M Prabhakar 0*)
- Sun, 15 Nov - day 3 - India 1st innings 277
- Mon, 16 Nov - day 4 - no play
- Tue, 17 Nov - day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 176/3 (82 ov) - end of match
- South Africa's first home Test since March 1970.
- Omar Henry, the first black player to appear for South Africa, becomes the oldest debutant for South Africa (40 years & 295 days).
- RSA 1st inn:
- SJ Cook (making his debut at the age of 39 years) the first man to be dismissed on the first ball of his debut Test.
- KC Wessels becomes the first man to score centuries for 2 countries.
- Ind 1st inn:
- SR Tendulkar becomes the first Test player to be dismissed by TV replay. Square leg Umpire: CJ Mitchley, TV Umpire: KE Liebenberg
- PK Amre 103 runs, 378 min, 298 balls, 11x4, century on debut.
He faced South Africa's first ball in international cricket on readmission and their first ball in a home Test soon after. Unfortunately, it didn't go much further