Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100  | Overs 101-150

51.2

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, no run, from round the stumps, on the leg stump line and it rolls of the pad to short-leg

51.3

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, no run, leans forward to defend to the on side

51.4

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, no run, stretches forward to drive to Sehwag in covers

51.5

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, no run, fuller, on the off stump line, eased to mid-on

51.6

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, no run, floated full outside off, driven to short extra cover

South Africa 165/4   AG Prince 0* (5b)

53.1

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, no run, leans forward to defend to the off side

53.2

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, no run, around the off stump line, pushed out to covers

53.3

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, no run, stays at his crease and taps it to the off side. Rahul moves from first slip to pick up that one

53.4

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, 1 run, gets off the mark with a push-drive to Ishant at mid-on

South Africa 170/4   AG Prince 1* (9b)

54.1

Sreesanth to Prince, no run, around the off stump line, Prince stays back to defend to the off side. Pujara moves across from short-leg to pick it up

54.2

Sreesanth to Prince, no run, fuller, hint of in swing on the middle and leg, squeezed out to square-leg

54.3

Sreesanth to Prince, no run, the good spell continues. This one seams away from the middle and off line. Prince stabs it of the outer edge to gully. Two slips in place. Alan Donald, on air, reckons they should have the third slip

54.4

Sreesanth to Prince, no run, serves a bouncer on the leg stump line, Prince ducks

54.5

Sreesanth to Prince, no run, stays on the back foot to punch this short-of-length delivery to mid-off .

54.6

Sreesanth to Prince, 2 runs, Sreesanth veers away wide of the crease at the last minute, much like how Manoj Prabhakar used to do, and serves a full delivery angling across Prince. It's been driven through extra cover. It was in the air briefly.

South Africa 174/4   AG Prince 3* (15b)

55.3

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, no run, flighted full on the middle, turned to the on side where Pujara intercepts at short-leg .. The ball hit his left shin guard and rolled to the right of Dhoni

55.4

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, no run, lots of over spin on this one and Prince goes back to tap it away from the off stump line

55.5

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, no run, bit more air, a tad fuller, defended on the front foot

55.6

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, no run, quicker one, on the off stump line, Prince goes back to punch it out to the on side

South Africa 175/4   AG Prince 3* (19b)

56.3

Sreesanth to Prince, no run, moves away from the off stump line, driven to extra cover

56.4

Sreesanth to Prince, 2 runs, full in length outside off, Prince goes for the drive, the bat-face shuts a bit and the ball rushes past Sreesanth. Harbhajan singh gives chase

56.5

Sreesanth to Prince, no run, tucks him with a delivery that comes in with the angle, dabbed to backward square-leg

56.6

Sreesanth to Prince, no run, gets back to punch this one to mid-off

South Africa 178/4   AG Prince 5* (23b)

57.4

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, no run, from round the stumps, gets it to straigthen on the off stump line, Prince likes to hang on the back foot and presses back to push this to the on side

57.5

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, 1 run, full, driven to Ishant at mid-on and runs with the shot

South Africa 180/4   AG Prince 6* (25b)

58.1

Khan to Prince, no run, Two slips in. It wobbles through the off-stump channel, left alone

58.2

Khan to Prince, FOUR, Edged through the gap between second slip and gully. It flew high above the slip cordon and around the fourth-fifth slip I reckon. It landed outside off and moved away with bounce. Prince hung his bat out to dry there. He played well away from the body and it was just a weak waft. The ball flew high and wide of any fielders.

58.3

Khan to Prince, 4 leg byes, This one come back in, moves past the attempted leg glance and rolled off the thigh pad to fine-leg boundary

58.4

Khan to Prince, no run, comes back in, defended on the back foot

58.5

Khan to Prince, no run, stays back to defend this on

58.6

Khan to Prince, no run, in the zone outside off, left alone

South Africa 188/4   AG Prince 10* (31b 1x4)

59.4

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, no run, flighted on the leg stump line,. Prince pushes well outside the line and the ball bounds off the pad to short-leg

59.5

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, no run, leans forward to defend.. No great foot movement; he just leaned his upper body forward

59.6

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, no run, And again. This was on the off stump line, the ball rolls out to the leg side

South Africa 189/4   AG Prince 10* (34b 1x4)

60.5

Khan to Prince, no run, gets behind the line to defend to the off side

60.6

Khan to Prince, no run, in the zone outside off, full in length, left alone

South Africa 190/4   AG Prince 10* (36b 1x4)

61.2

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, FOUR, gets down on his knees and paddles this delivery to fine-leg region

61.3

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, no run, spins away after landing outside off, left alone

61.4

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, no run, leans forward to drive it back down the track

61.5

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, FOUR, skips down the track and smashes it over Kallis and to the straight boundary! Neatly done. Kallis went down in a hurry to evade that

61.6

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, no run, floated outside off, left alone

South Africa 199/4   AG Prince 18* (41b 3x4)

62.3

Khan to Prince, 1 run, fuller, on the pads, turned past square-leg for a run

62.5

Khan to Prince, no run, in the zone outside off and Prince lets it pass through

62.6

Khan to Prince, 2 runs, leans forward and across to drive it through covers. Pujara hauls it back inside the boundary. Nice firm drive.

South Africa 204/4   AG Prince 21* (44b 3x4)

63.5

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, no run, around the off stump line, defended on the front foot

63.6

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, 1 run, takes couple of steps down the track, reaches the ball drifting outside leg and taps it past short-leg

South Africa 208/4   AG Prince 22* (46b 3x4)

64.1

Khan to Prince, no run, in the channel outside off, left alone

64.2

Khan to Prince, no run, in the corridor outside off, Prince shuffles across to cover the off stump before shouldering arms

64.3

Khan to Prince, no run, fuller, outside off, hint of outward movement, Prince squeezes it to short extra cover

64.4

Khan to Prince, no run, moves in towards the pads, Prince tries to flick but fails. The ball rolls off the pad to the leg side

64.5

Khan to Prince, no run, fullish, on the off and middle stump line, driven to Tendulkar at mid-off

64.6

Khan to Prince, no run, invites a drive with a tempting delivery outside off, Prince gets across to push it gently to the off

South Africa 208/4   AG Prince 22* (52b 3x4)

66.6

Sreesanth to Prince, no run, lands on the good length around off and seams away, Prince gets back to push it to cover

South Africa 210/4   AG Prince 22* (53b 3x4)

67.4

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, 1 run

South Africa 212/4   AG Prince 23* (54b 3x4)

68.1

Sreesanth to Prince, no run, shortish, well outside off but Prince goes for the pull and ends up edging it to the on side. Not a good shot selection there

68.2

Sreesanth to Prince, no run, lets this one go through to Dhoni

68.3

Sreesanth to Prince, 2 runs, Whipped! It was fullish and on the middle stump line, Prince whips it past square-leg

68.4

Sreesanth to Prince, no run, Shout for lbw It landed on the middle and curved in to hit the pad in front of middle and leg. But the height saved him there. It would have gone well over the stumps

68.5

Sreesanth to Prince, no run, another one that tilts back in. Prince tries to tap it to the on side and is hit on the pad. he picks up the ball and throws it back to Sreesanth

68.6

Sreesanth to Prince, no run, super delivery. After bringing the previous two back in, Sreesanth gets this one to seam away from Prince who was beaten, pushing inside the line.

South Africa 218/4   AG Prince 25* (60b 3x4)

69.6

Sharma to Prince, no run, stays back to defend this full-length delivery to the on side

South Africa 219/4   AG Prince 25* (61b 3x4)

70.2

Sreesanth to Prince, no run, stays back to a delivery that straightens around the off stump. Good line and length from Sreesanth so far

70.3

Sreesanth to Prince, no run, Yet another fine delivery. This lands on a good length around off and seams away,. Prince is beaten, pushing inside the line and the ball rushed past the edge

70.4

Sreesanth to Prince, 1 leg bye, on the middle and leg, rolls away behind square-leg

70.6

Sreesanth to Prince, no run, gets forward finally and defends to the off side. He has been playing from the crease and has been in trouble against Sreesanth. This time, though, he took a step forward and got close to the line of the delivery

South Africa 222/4   AG Prince 25* (65b 3x4)

71.6

Sharma to Prince, no run, Again, prefers to stay back and is in a bit of bother. This one moves from outside leg towards the middle stump, Prince stabs it out.

South Africa 224/4   AG Prince 25* (66b 3x4)

72.4

Sreesanth to Prince, 1 run, full and outside off stump, Prince is stuck to his crease and stumbles out for the drive and edges it to towards mid-on for a quick single. Gambhir with the throw and misses. Even if he had hit, Prince would have got in time

South Africa 226/4   AG Prince 26* (67b 3x4)

73.1

Sharma to Prince, (no ball) 1 run, climbs from short of length, around the leg stump. Prince hops but the ball evades his bat and thuds into the mid-riff

73.3

Sharma to Prince, 1 run, from round the stumps, full in length on the middle and off line, Prince stays back and stabs it behind square-leg

South Africa 232/4   AG Prince 28* (69b 3x4)

74.1

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, no run, slip, short-leg and short midwicket in and Prince gets back to defend this one straightening on the middle stump to short-leg

74.2

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, no run, floated outside off, left alone

74.3

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, no run, tossed up around the off stump line on a good length, driven to short extra cover

74.4

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, no run, slower, on a length around off, defended on the front foot

74.5

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, no run, lands outside off and spins away to Dhoni. Prince doesn't offer a shot

74.6

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, no run, And again. Prince leaned forward and let it go through to Dhoni

South Africa 232/4   AG Prince 28* (75b 3x4)

76.1

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, no run, gets forward to defend the ball to the off-side of the pitch

76.2

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, FOUR, Nice. Really nice. Harbhajan flighted that one above the eye level but it was a over-pitched delivery and Prince leaned across to caress it through extra cover.

76.3

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, 2 runs, gets on the back foot to punch this one through point for couple more runs.

76.4

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, FOUR, Crunched! He loves those back-foot punches. Prince shifts his weight back and punched the short-of-length delivery through cover point

76.5

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, 1 run, gets back again and this time they have a sweeper cover. Just a single

South Africa 243/4   AG Prince 39* (80b 5x4)

78.3

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, no run, thinks about coming forward but decides to hang around in his crease in the end and defends

78.4

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, no run, takes couple of steps down the track this time and defends

78.5

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, no run, stays back to work this to the on side

78.6

Harbhajan Singh to Prince, no run, flighted around the off stump, defended to silly point

South Africa 252/4   AG Prince 39* (84b 5x4)

80.1

Khan to Prince, 1 leg bye, drifts to the pads, rolls away behind square-leg for a run

South Africa 253/4   AG Prince 39* (85b 5x4)

81.1

Sharma to Prince, 1 no ball, Ishant oversteps for another no ball.

81.1

Sharma to Prince, no run, bangs it in short but wastes it by sending it well down the leg side

81.2

Sharma to Prince, no run, Three slips and gully watch Prince hop to keep out a shortish delivery. He gloved it on to his thigh pad

81.3

Sharma to Prince, FOUR, Good delivery but edged past gully. It landed on a good length around the off stump line and seamed away. Prince stabbed it of the outer edge and it rolled along the ground and well to the right of diving Sehwag at gully

81.4

Sharma to Prince, 1 run, gets back and across to push it to the on side and it rolls away of the inner half of the bat to backward square-leg region

South Africa 259/4   AG Prince 44* (90b 6x4)

82.1

Khan to Prince, no run, stays back to defend the good-length delivery curving towards the off stump

82.2

Khan to Prince, no run, gets forward to drive it back to Zaheer

82.3

Khan to Prince, no run, is caught at the crease by a good-length delivery, neither forward nor back, but adjusts to jab this one to the off side

82.4

Khan to Prince, no run, in the zone outside off and Prince doesn't offer a shot.

82.5

Khan to Prince, 1 run, fuller, drifts to the pads, flicked to fine-leg region

South Africa 260/4   AG Prince 45* (95b 6x4)

83.1

Sreesanth to Prince, no run, full in length, gentle pace, on the pads, rolls away to square-leg

83.2

Sreesanth to Prince, 2 runs, full again, on the middle stump line, hint of swing, worked to the right of square-leg fielder and he will get two runs. He is on 47

83.3

Sreesanth to Prince, no run, on the same line - middle and leg, pushed to the on side.

83.4

Sreesanth to Prince, no run, lovely delivery, seaming away late from the good length, Prince was hesitantly forward- he landed on his front heel and was out of balance, when he prodded at that. THe ball clipped the inner edge and fell on his pad

83.5

Sreesanth to Prince, OUT, What a delivery. A youtube moment for Sreesanth. The last one seamed away. This one was a beauty: It swung in the air, landed on the good length outside off and invited Prince to drive. The bat came down but the ball shaped back in generously to thread the bat and pad gap and crashed into the off stump. Clatter! Fab delivery this.

AG Prince b Sreesanth 47 (144m 100b 6x4 0x6) SR: 47.00

South Africa 262/5   AG Prince 47 (100b 6x4)
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Jan 6, 2011

Sachin Tendulkar waves to the crowd after what is likely to be his last Test in South Africa, South Africa v India, 3rd Test, Cape Town, 5th day, January 6, 2011

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Gary Kirsten talks to MS Dhoni after what could be his last Test as coach of India, South Africa v India, 3rd Test, Cape Town, 5th day, January 6, 2011

Gary Kirsten talks to MS Dhoni after what could be his last Test as coach of India

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