Result
2nd Test, Durban, Dec 26-29 2010, India tour of South Africa
205 & 228
(72.3 ov, target 303)
131 & 215
India won by 87 runs
Player Of The Match
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
V Sehwag c Kallis b Steyn2532474078.12
M Vijay c †Boucher b Steyn1942592045.23
R Dravid c †Boucher b Steyn25681213036.76
SR Tendulkar c Kallis b Tsotsobe1322423059.09
VVS Laxman c Tsotsobe b Steyn3873944152.05
CA Pujara c †Boucher b Tsotsobe1945543042.22
MS Dhoni (c) †c Petersen b Steyn35571083161.40
Harbhajan Singh c de Villiers b Steyn2139482053.84
Z Khan c †Boucher b Morkel057000.00
I Sharma not out19180011.11
S Sreesanth c †Boucher b Morkel013000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 2, nb 2, w 4)9
TOTAL(65.1 Ov, RR: 3.14)205
Fall of wickets: 1-43 (Virender Sehwag, 10.4 ov), 2-48 (Murali Vijay, 12.5 ov), 3-79 (Sachin Tendulkar, 19.5 ov), 4-117 (Rahul Dravid, 36.6 ov), 5-130 (VVS Laxman, 40.6 ov), 6-156 (Cheteshwar Pujara, 49.4 ov), 7-190 (Harbhajan Singh, 60.2 ov), 8-193 (Zaheer Khan, 61.6 ov), 9-205 (MS Dhoni, 64.5 ov), 10-205 (Sreesanth, 65.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DW Steyn1965062.6300
M Morkel19.136823.5402
LL Tsotsobe1134023.6310
JH Kallis821802.2510
PL Harris812603.2500
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AN Petersen  b Khan2439543061.53
GC Smith (c)c †Dhoni b Khan911222081.81
HM Amla lbw b Harbhajan Singh33461065071.73
JH Kallis run out (Sharma)1017272058.82
AB de Villiers c †Dhoni b Sreesanth057000.00
AG Prince  b Khan1346482028.26
MV Boucher not out1624602066.66
DW Steyn c Dravid b Harbhajan Singh11111009.09
PL Harris c Pujara b Harbhajan Singh054000.00
M Morkel c Harbhajan Singh b Sharma1030301033.33
LL Tsotsobe c Vijay b Harbhajan Singh024000.00
Extras(lb 2, nb 12, w 1)15
TOTAL(37.2 Ov, RR: 3.5, 192 Mts)131
Fall of wickets: 1-23 (Graeme Smith, 4.6 ov), 2-46 (Alviro Petersen, 10.3 ov), 3-67 (Jacques Kallis, 15.2 ov), 4-74 (AB de Villiers, 16.4 ov), 5-96 (Hashim Amla, 25.1 ov), 6-100 (Ashwell Prince, 26.4 ov), 7-103 (Dale Steyn, 29.1 ov), 8-103 (Paul Harris, 29.6 ov), 9-127 (Morne Morkel, 36.4 ov), 10-131 (Lonwabo Tsotsobe, 37.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Z Khan1323632.7600
S Sreesanth804115.1215
I Sharma924214.6607
Harbhajan Singh7.221041.3600
India 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
V Sehwag c †Boucher b Tsotsobe32314360103.22
M Vijay c Amla b Morkel927541033.33
R Dravid c †Boucher b Tsotsobe27170028.57
SR Tendulkar c de Villiers b Steyn610221060.00
VVS Laxman c †Boucher b Steyn9617128012056.14
CA Pujara  b Morkel1056811017.85
MS Dhoni (c) †c †Boucher b Tsotsobe2135524060.00
Harbhajan Singh c Kallis b Morkel47100057.14
Z Khan c de Villiers b Harris2763874042.85
I Sharma c Amla b Kallis01622000.00
S Sreesanth not out0210000.00
Extras(b 8, lb 4, w 9)21
TOTAL(70.5 Ov, RR: 3.21, 342 Mts)228
Fall of wickets: 1-42 (Virender Sehwag, 9.1 ov), 2-44 (Murali Vijay, 10.3 ov), 3-48 (Rahul Dravid, 11.2 ov), 4-56 (Sachin Tendulkar, 14.1 ov), 5-93 (Cheteshwar Pujara, 31.5 ov), 6-141 (MS Dhoni, 41.6 ov), 7-148 (Harbhajan Singh, 44.1 ov), 8-218 (Zaheer Khan, 63.4 ov), 9-223 (Ishant Sharma, 68.5 ov), 10-228 (VVS Laxman, 70.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DW Steyn15.516023.7820
M Morkel1514733.1340
LL Tsotsobe1334333.3010
JH Kallis1323012.3010
PL Harris1423612.5700
South Africa 2nd Innings (target: 303 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GC Smith (c)c †Dhoni b Sreesanth3738625097.36
AN Petersen c Pujara b Harbhajan Singh2645784057.77
HM Amla c †Dhoni b Sreesanth16161930100.00
JH Kallis c Sehwag b Sreesanth1752772032.69
AB de Villiers lbw b Harbhajan Singh33761030143.42
AG Prince not out391081813036.11
MV Boucher lbw b Khan16120016.66
DW Steyn c Pujara b Khan1024252041.66
PL Harris  b Khan728580025.00
M Morkel c †Dhoni b Sharma2047483042.55
LL Tsotsobe run out (Pujara)024000.00
Extras(lb 1, nb 8)9
TOTAL(72.3 Ov, RR: 2.96, 338 Mts)215
Fall of wickets: 1-63 (Graeme Smith, 12.1 ov), 2-82 (Alviro Petersen, 15.4 ov), 3-82 (Hashim Amla, 16.2 ov), 4-123 (Jacques Kallis, 34.2 ov), 5-136 (AB de Villiers, 39.6 ov), 6-143 (Mark Boucher, 42.4 ov), 7-155 (Dale Steyn, 48.5 ov), 8-182 (Paul Harris, 60.2 ov), 9-215 (Morne Morkel, 72.1 ov), 10-215 (Lonwabo Tsotsobe, 72.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Z Khan1735733.3500
I Sharma11.303613.1306
S Sreesanth1424533.2102
Harbhajan Singh2957022.4100
SR Tendulkar10606.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Kingsmead, Durban
TossSouth Africa , elected to field first
SeriesIndia tour of South Africa
Player Of The Match
VVS Laxman
Series result3-match series level 1-1
Match numberTest no. 1987
Season2010/11
Hours of play (local time)9.30am start, Lunch 12.00-12.40, Tea 14.40-15.00, Close 17.30
Match days26,27,28,29 December 2010 (5-day match)
Umpires
Asad Rauf
Steve Davis
TV Umpire
Johan Cloete
Reserve Umpire
Shaun George
Match Referee
Andy Pycroft
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sun, 26 Dec - day 1 - India 1st innings 183/6 (MS Dhoni 20*, Harbhajan Singh 15*, 56 ov)
Mon, 27 Dec - day 2 - India 2nd innings 92/4 (VVS Laxman 23*, CA Pujara 10*, 30.5 ov)
Tue, 28 Dec - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 111/3 (JH Kallis 12*, AB de Villiers 17*, 27 ov)
Wed, 29 Dec - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 215 (72.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 4
  • Drinks: South Africa - 134/4 in 39.0 overs (AB de Villiers 31, AG Prince 3)
  • South Africa 2nd innings: 1x5 ball over (43rd over, bowled by Z Khan, called by Umpire SJ Davis)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 46.3 overs (282 balls), Extras 4
  • Drinks: South Africa - 155/7 in 48.5 overs (AG Prince 11)
  • Lunch: South Africa - 182/7 in 59.0 overs (AG Prince 28, PL Harris 7)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 66.3 overs (405 balls), Extras 8
  • Drinks: South Africa - 215/9 in 72.1 overs (AG Prince 39)
  • Attendance: 5,155
Day 3
  • India 2nd innings
  • India: 100 runs in 33.2 overs (200 balls), Extras 12
  • Drinks: India - 141/5 in 41.0 overs (VVS Laxman 44, MS Dhoni 21)
  • India: 150 runs in 44.6 overs (270 balls), Extras 17
  • VVS Laxman: 50 off 95 balls (8 x 4)
  • Drinks: India - 170/7 in 51.0 overs (VVS Laxman 58, Z Khan 9)
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 83 balls (VVS Laxman 29, Z Khan 17, Ex 4)
  • India: 200 runs in 59.1 overs (355 balls), Extras 21
  • Lunch: India - 218/7 in 62.0 overs (VVS Laxman 86, Z Khan 27)
  • Innings Break: India - 228/10 in 70.5 overs (S Sreesanth 0)
  • South Africa 2nd innings
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 9.5 overs (61 balls), Extras 2
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 61 balls (GC Smith 34, AN Petersen 15, Ex 2)
  • Tea: South Africa - 70/1 in 13.0 overs (AN Petersen 24, HM Amla 6)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 23.2 overs (143 balls), Extras 3
  • Drinks: South Africa - 103/3 in 25.0 overs (JH Kallis 6, AB de Villiers 15)
  • Bad Light: South Africa - 111/3 in 27.0 overs (JH Kallis 12, AB de Villiers 17)
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 111/3 in 27.0 overs (JH Kallis 12, AB de Villiers 17)
  • Attendance: 8,442
Day 2
  • India 1st innings
  • India: 200 runs in 62.6 overs (380 balls), Extras 9
  • Innings Break: India - 205/10 in 65.1 overs (I Sharma 1)
  • South Africa 1st innings
  • Drinks: South Africa - 45/1 in 10.0 overs (AN Petersen 24, HM Amla 9)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 11.2 overs (70 balls), Extras 3
  • Lunch: South Africa - 74/4 in 16.4 overs (HM Amla 24)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 26.2 overs (167 balls), Extras 11
  • Innings Break: South Africa - 131/10 in 37.2 overs (MV Boucher 16)
  • Tea: South Africa - 131/10 in 37.2 overs (MV Boucher 16)
  • India 2nd innings
  • India: 50 runs in 11.5 overs (71 balls), Extras 1
  • Drinks: India - 76/4 in 21.0 overs (VVS Laxman 12, CA Pujara 6)
  • Bad Light: India - 92/4 in 30.5 overs (VVS Laxman 23, CA Pujara 10)
  • End Of Day: India - 92/4 in 30.5 overs (VVS Laxman 23, CA Pujara 10)
  • South Africa 2nd innings
  • Attendance: 10,154
Day 1
  • India 1st innings
  • Wet Ground: India - 0/0
  • Rain: India - 0/0
  • Wet Ground: India - 0/0
  • Drinks: India - 43/1 in 10.4 overs (M Vijay 15)
  • India: 50 runs in 13.1 overs (79 balls), Extras 3
  • Lunch: India - 74/2 in 19.0 overs (R Dravid 14, SR Tendulkar 13)
  • India: 100 runs in 30.2 overs (184 balls), Extras 6
  • Drinks: India - 109/3 in 31.0 overs (R Dravid 23, VVS Laxman 23)
  • India: 150 runs in 46.5 overs (283 balls), Extras 8
  • Tea: India - 168/6 in 53.0 overs (MS Dhoni 18, Harbhajan Singh 2)
  • Bad Light: India - 183/6 in 56.0 overs (MS Dhoni 20, Harbhajan Singh 15)
  • End Of Day: India - 183/6 in 56.0 overs (MS Dhoni 20, Harbhajan Singh 15)
  • South Africa 2nd innings
  • Attendance: 12,018