Player of the Match
Player of the Match
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    run out (Gibbs)
    35
    68
    88
    5
    0
    51.47
    c Hudson b McMillan
    31
    48
    78
    5
    0
    64.58
    b McMillan
    6
    17
    24
    1
    0
    35.29
    b Donald
    18
    62
    91
    3
    0
    29.03
    c & b Adams
    109
    77
    132
    18
    1
    141.55
    b Donald
    14
    35
    55
    2
    0
    40.00
    run out (Donald)
    4
    9
    14
    1
    0
    44.44
    b Donald
    11
    44
    51
    1
    0
    25.00
    run out (Gibbs)
    88
    124
    168
    13
    0
    70.96
    c †Richardson b Adams
    1
    10
    5
    0
    0
    10.00
    not out
    0
    2
    3
    0
    0
    0.00
    Extras
    12 (lb 5, nb 7)
    TOTAL
    329 all out (81.2 Overs, RR: 4.04)
    Fall of wickets: 1-68 (Rahul Dravid), 2-71 (Nayan Mongia), 3-77 (Sourav Ganguly), 3-87* (Mohammad Azharuddin, retired not out ), 4-114 (VVS Laxman), 5-119 (Sachin Tendulkar), 6-119 (Sunil Joshi), 7-161 (Javagal Srinath), 8-322 (Mohammad Azharuddin), 9-324 (Venkatesh Prasad), 10-329 (Anil Kumble)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    AA Donald21.247233.3700
    L Klusener1417505.3508
    PR Adams1316925.3000
    BM McMillan1645223.2500
    WJ Cronje631302.1600
    PL Symcox1114303.9000
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c Cullinan b Klusener
    8
    57
    80
    1
    0
    14.03
    b McMillan
    23
    127
    191
    3
    0
    18.11
    c †Richardson b Klusener
    0
    4
    2
    0
    0
    0.00
    c Kirsten b Symcox
    2
    25
    28
    0
    0
    8.00
    b Klusener
    1
    5
    11
    0
    0
    20.00
    c McMillan b Klusener
    52
    55
    82
    9
    0
    94.54
    c McMillan b Klusener
    1
    8
    8
    0
    0
    12.50
    b Klusener
    17
    22
    48
    2
    0
    77.27
    c McMillan b Klusener
    19
    24
    31
    2
    0
    79.16
    not out
    3
    3
    9
    0
    0
    100.00
    b Klusener
    0
    2
    1
    0
    0
    0.00
    Extras
    11 (lb 2, nb 9)
    TOTAL
    137 all out (53.3 Overs, RR: 2.56)
    Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Nayan Mongia), 2-18 (Sourav Ganguly), 3-27 (Sachin Tendulkar), 4-28 (VVS Laxman), 5-88 (Rahul Dravid), 6-92 (Sunil Joshi), 7-97 (Mohammad Azharuddin), 8-132 (Javagal Srinath), 9-137 (Anil Kumble), 10-137 (Narendra Hirwani)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    BM McMillan1983311.7302
    L Klusener21.346482.97010
    WJ Cronje741001.4200
    PL Symcox612814.6600

Close of Play

  • Wed, 27 Nov - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 339/2 (HH Gibbs 28*, DJ Cullinan 29*)
  • Thu, 28 Nov - day 2 - India 1st innings 152/6 (J Srinath 9*, A Kumble 24*)
  • Fri, 29 Nov - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 160/1 (G Kirsten 82*, DJ Cullinan 60*)
  • Sat, 30 Nov - day 4 - India 2nd innings 59/4 (R Dravid 18*, M Azharuddin 25*)
  • Sun, 01 Dec - day 5 - India 2nd innings 137 (53.3 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

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    The Indians dished out home style treatment to the South Africans whenthey came to India in November 1996

  • Why Azhar stakes a claim for a place in the Indian side

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