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Statistics

Best performances - Batsmen

JH Kallis
121(259) 12x4 - 0x6
Control %89%
  • Productive Shot
  • leg glance
  • 27 runs
  • 0x4 - 0x6
4 7 23 38 20 10 7 12
V Sehwag
88(118) 11x4 - 2x6
Control %86%
  • Productive Shot
  • off side drive on front foot
  • 26 runs
  • 4x4 - 0x6
8 1 6 12 23 3 10 25

Best performances - Bowlers

Harbhajan Singh
O30
M3
R87
W7
Eco2.90
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF
M Ntini
O44
M9
R112
W4
Eco2.54
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF

Scorecard Summary

SOUTH AFRICA 305(121.3 OVERS)
1ST INNINGS

INDIA 411(150.1 OVERS)
1ST INNINGS

SOUTH AFRICA 222(74.4 OVERS)
2ND INNINGS

INDIA 120/2(39.4 OVERS)
2ND INNINGS

39.4
4
Ontong to Tendulkar, FOUR runs,
39.3
0
Ontong to Tendulkar, no run,
39.2
0
Ontong to Tendulkar, no run,
39.1
4
Ontong to Tendulkar, FOUR runs,

END OF OVER:
39 | 2 Runs | INDIA: 112/2

  • Rahul Dravid47 (104b)
  • Sachin Tendulkar24 (60b)
  • Graeme Smith7-1-16-0
  • Justin Ontong10-1-36-0
38.6
0
Smith to Dravid, no run,
38.5
0
Smith to Dravid, no run,
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