- 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, RR: 2.45)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, RR: 2.06)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, RR: 2.14)Fall of wickets: 1-68 (SJ Cook, ), 2-129 (AC Hudson, ), 3-138 (KC Wessels, )
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
The first coloured cricketer to represent South Africa looks back on making his debut at 40, the country's cricket history and the need for more Ntinis