Result
1st ODI, Hyderabad (Deccan), Nov 16 2005, South Africa tour of India
249/9
(48.5/50 ov, target 250)
252/5
South Africa won by 5 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
India Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
V Sehwag c Prince b Ntini1460025.00
SR Tendulkar c †Boucher b Pollock29200022.22
M Kaif lbw b Pollock1350033.33
R Dravid (c) b Nel824341033.33
Yuvraj Singh run out (Kallis/Ontong)10312219210384.42
G Gambhir c †Boucher b Ntini1430025.00
IK Pathan  b Botha4663786073.01
MS Dhoni run out (Nel/†Boucher)1728391060.71
AB Agarkar c Kemp b Nel2127332077.77
Harbhajan Singh not out37171642217.64
RP Singh not out1280050.00
Extras(b 1, lb 3, nb 3, w 4)11
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.98)249/9
Did not bat: M Kartik 
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Virender Sehwag, 1.1 ov), 2-4 (Mohammad Kaif, 2.2 ov), 3-5 (Sachin Tendulkar, 4.1 ov), 4-34 (Rahul Dravid, 10.3 ov), 5-35 (Gautam Gambhir, 11.1 ov), 6-110 (Irfan Pathan, 30.1 ov), 7-159 (MS Dhoni, 38.2 ov), 8-198 (Ajit Agarkar, 46.2 ov), 9-227 (Yuvraj Singh, 47.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SM Pollock1013723.70383002
M Ntini1016226.20376310
A Nel1024524.50416101
CK Langeveldt803404.25293010
J Botha603115.16194000
JH Kallis603606.00172120
South Africa Innings (target: 250 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GC Smith (c) b Singh48365890133.33
AB de Villiers lbw b Agarkar716241043.75
JL Ontong c Dravid b Agarkar1123312047.82
JH Kallis not out68971455070.10
AG Prince c Sehwag b Harbhajan Singh4674895062.16
MV Boucher c Dravid b Tendulkar2430050.00
JM Kemp not out4649495093.87
Extras(lb 5, nb 6, w 13)24
TOTAL(48.5 Ov, RR: 5.16)252/5
Fall of wickets: 1-32 (AB de Villiers, 5.2 ov), 2-76 (Justin Ontong, 11.6 ov), 3-76 (Graeme Smith, 12.1 ov), 4-165 (Ashwell Prince, 33.4 ov), 5-168 (Mark Boucher, 34.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
IK Pathan605108.50199001
AB Agarkar9.515525.59399031
RP Singh711812.57351070
Harbhajan Singh1003513.50383000
V Sehwag301806.0031000
SR Tendulkar804315.37203032
Yuvraj Singh502705.40111002
MATCH DETAILS
Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Uppal, Hyderabad
TossSouth Africa , elected to field first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of India
Player Of The Match
Yuvraj Singh
Series resultSouth Africa led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberODI no. 2297
Season2005/06
Match days16 November 2005 (50-over match)
South Africa replacementJL Ontong for CK Langeveldt (South Africa innings, 0.0 ov)
India replacementG Gambhir for M Kartik (India innings, 10.3 ov)
ODI debut
Johan Botha
Umpires
Krishna Hariharan
Daryl Harper
TV Umpire
Ivaturi Shivram
Match Referee
Jeff Crowe