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RESULT
2nd Test, Cape Town, January 02 - 06, 1997, India tour of South Africa
529/7d & 256/6d
(T:427) 359 & 144

South Africa won by 282 runs

Player Of The Match
103*, 1/22, 59* & 1/16
brian-mcmillan
South Africa 1st Innings
India 1st Innings
South Africa 2nd Innings
India 2nd Innings
Match Flow
Info
South Africa 1st Innings 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
c †Mongia b Prasad1652711030.76
run out (Azharuddin/Ganguly)10320429015050.49
c †Mongia b Srinath2560774041.66
c †Mongia b Prasad771411416154.60
c †Mongia b Srinath41791153151.89
not out 1032333459044.20
c Tendulkar b Prasad11324007.69
c Dravid b Srinath391061235036.79
not out 102100141131102.00
Extras(b 5, lb 9, nb 8)22
TOTAL162.5 Ov (RR: 3.24)529/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-37 (Andrew Hudson), 2-89 (Adam Bacher), 3-203 (Gary Kirsten), 4-251 (Daryll Cullinan), 5-291 (Hansie Cronje), 6-299 (Shaun Pollock), 7-382 (David Richardson)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
38813033.42---00
36111433.16---00
23.569303.90---00
51713602.66---00
912402.66---00
511803.60---00
India 1st Innings 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
run out (Klusener)511121045.45
b Klusener24155004.87
c McMillan b Donald2338582060.52
b Adams024000.00
c Bacher b McMillan16925432926066.53
c †Richardson b Pollock523311021.73
run out (Hudson)115110174191104.54
lbw b Adams531291016.12
c †Richardson b Donald218230011.11
b Pollock1127361040.74
not out 211200018.18
Extras(lb 9, nb 11)20
TOTAL92.2 Ov (RR: 3.88)359
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Woorkeri Raman), 2-24 (Rahul Dravid), 3-25 (Venkatesh Prasad), 4-33 (Sourav Ganguly), 5-58 (VVS Laxman), 6-280 (Mohammad Azharuddin), 7-298 (Nayan Mongia), 8-315 (Anil Kumble), 9-340 (Javagal Srinath), 10-359 (Sachin Tendulkar)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
2439924.12---00
2327623.30---00
1854922.72---00
1218817.33---00
6.202213.47---00
951601.77---00
South Africa 2nd Innings 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
b Srinath551341977041.04
lbw b Ganesh01016000.00
lbw b Srinath035000.00
c Dravid b Srinath1230451040.00
b Kumble55741157074.32
c Dravid b Kumble1830332060.00
not out 59761106077.63
not out 4076873052.63
Extras(b 4, lb 12, w 1)17
TOTAL72 Ov (RR: 3.55)256/6d
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Gary Kirsten), 2-7 (Adam Bacher), 3-33 (Lance Klusener), 4-127 (Daryll Cullinan), 5-133 (Andrew Hudson), 6-155 (Hansie Cronje)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
1857834.33---00
1033813.80---00
711602.28---00
2545822.32---00
20502.50---00
1004504.50---00
India 2nd Innings (T: 427 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
c †Richardson b Pollock1648741033.33
b Donald217270011.76
c †Richardson b Adams1248691025.00
c McMillan b Pollock30821145036.58
c Klusener b McMillan928381032.14
c Hudson b Donald2460050.00
not out 351091364032.11
c †Richardson b Adams1445581031.11
b Donald17120014.28
st †Richardson b Adams1516202093.75
absent ill------
Extras(lb 1, nb 5, w 2)8
TOTAL66.2 Ov (RR: 2.17)144
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Nayan Mongia), 2-26 (Woorkeri Raman), 3-44 (Rahul Dravid), 4-59 (Sachin Tendulkar), 5-61 (Mohammad Azharuddin), 6-87 (Sourav Ganguly), 7-115 (Anil Kumble), 8-121 (Dodda Ganesh), 9-144 (Venkatesh Prasad)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
1854032.22---00
1222922.41---00
931301.44---00
1141611.45---00
16.244532.75---00
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CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 02 Jan - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 280/4 (Hansie Cronje 35*, Brian McMillan 13*, 90 ov)
Fri, 03 Jan - day 2 - India 1st innings 29/3 (Sourav Ganguly 19*, Sachin Tendulkar 1*, 16 ov)
Sat, 04 Jan - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 24/2 (Andrew Hudson 7*, Lance Klusener 10*, 12 ov)
Sun, 05 Jan - day 4 - India 2nd innings 52/3 (Sourav Ganguly 11*, Sachin Tendulkar 6*, 28 ov)
Mon, 06 Jan - day 5 - India 2nd innings 144 (66.2 ov) - end of match
MATCH FLOW
Day 2
  • Klusener made his last 27 runs off 9 balls
  • Klusener's century is the quickest ever recorded for SA in terms of balls faced
  • SA's highest score at Newlands, and since re-admission
  • 8th wicket partnership of 147 unbroken is SA record v India
  • Dravid dropped off Klusener by Donald on 2.
MATCH DETAILS
Newlands, Cape Town
TossSouth Africa, elected to bat first
Series
Season1996/97
Player Of The Match
Series resultSouth Africa led the 3-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 1349
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