Result
2nd Test, Port Elizabeth, Nov 16-20 2001, India tour of South Africa
362 & 233/5d
(96.2 ov, target 395)
201 & 206/3
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
South Africa
1y
• Peter Robinson

Magnificent Gibbs holds South Africa together on first day in PE

Herschelle Gibbs played a lone hand at St George's Park on Friday, making 155 not out out of South Africa's 237 for five on the first day of the second Castle Lager/MTN Test match after India had asked the home team to bat first

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Scorecard summary
South Africa362(121 overs)1st Innings
India201(62 overs)1st Innings
South Africa233/5d(78 overs)2nd Innings
India206/3(96.2 overs)2nd Innings
96.2
1
Kallis to Tendulkar, 1 run
96.1
2
Kallis to Tendulkar, 2 runs
end of over 962 runs
INDIA: 203/3CRR: 2.11 
Sourav Ganguly4 (18)
Sachin Tendulkar19 (43)
Makhaya Ntini12-4-25-0
Nantie Hayward25-6-58-2
95.6
Ntini to Ganguly, no run
95.5
Ntini to Ganguly, no run
95.4
2
Ntini to Ganguly, 2 runs
95.3
Ntini to Ganguly, no run
95.2
Ntini to Ganguly, no run
95.1
Ntini to Ganguly, no run
end of over 95Maiden
INDIA: 201/3CRR: 2.11 
Sachin Tendulkar19 (43)
Sourav Ganguly2 (12)
Nantie Hayward25-6-58-2
Makhaya Ntini11-4-23-0
94.6
Hayward to Tendulkar, no run
94.5
Hayward to Tendulkar, no run
94.4
Hayward to Tendulkar, no run
94.3
Hayward to Tendulkar, no run
94.2
Hayward to Tendulkar, no run
94.1
Hayward to Tendulkar, no run
end of over 942 runs
INDIA: 201/3CRR: 2.13 
Sourav Ganguly2 (12)
Sachin Tendulkar19 (37)
Makhaya Ntini11-4-23-0
Nantie Hayward24-5-58-2
93.6
Ntini to Ganguly, no run
93.5
Ntini to Ganguly, no run
93.4
Ntini to Ganguly, no run
93.3
1
Ntini to Tendulkar, 1 run
Best performances - batsmen
HH Gibbs
196 runs (354)
25 fours
1 sixes
Control87%
Productive shot
leg glance
47 runs
5 fours
0 sixes
2625273324142522
JH Kallis
89 runs (229)
6 fours
1 sixes
Control91%
Productive shot
leg glance
24 runs
0 fours
0 sixes
17926570178
Best performances - bowlers
J Srinath
O
30
M
6
R
76
W
6
Eco
2.53
SM Pollock
O
16
M
3
R
40
W
5
Eco
2.50
Match details
St George's Park, Port Elizabeth
TossIndia , elected to field first
SeriesIndia tour of South Africa
Player Of The Match
Herschelle Gibbs
Player Of The Series
Herschelle Gibbs
Series resultSouth Africa won the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1569
Season2001/02
Match days16,17,18,19,20 November 2001 (5-day match)
Umpires
Russell Tiffin
Ian Howell
TV Umpire
Rudi Koertzen
Match Referee
Mike Denness