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Unofficial 3rd Test, Centurion, Nov 23 - 27 2001, India tour of South Africa
232 & 261
South Africa won by an innings and 73 runs
Player Of The Match
113* & 2/40
shaun-pollock
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Shiv Sunder Das c Gibbs b Hayward461321649034.84
Connor Williams lbw b Klusener546730010.86
Rahul Dravid (c)lbw b Ntini537501013.51
Sachin Tendulkar c †Boucher b Kallis2738535071.05
VVS Laxman c Kirsten b Kallis1422303063.63
Deep Dasgupta c Rudolph b Hayward3673966049.31
Anil Kumble  b Hayward27129-3020.93
Harbhajan Singh run out (Ntini)2932386090.62
Javagal Srinath retired hurt 814242057.14
Venkatesh Prasad not out 1140551027.50
Ashish Nehra c Boje b Hayward429290013.79
Extras(b 1, lb 12, nb 7)20
TOTAL(97.4 Ov, RR: 2.37, 392 Mts)232
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Connor Williams, 16.5 ov), 2-49 (Rahul Dravid, 29.6 ov), 3-90 (Shiv Sunder Das, 39.5 ov), 4-100 (Sachin Tendulkar, 42.5 ov), 5-107 (VVS Laxman, 46.5 ov), 6-158 (Deep Dasgupta, 67.3 ov), 7-197 (Harbhajan Singh, 77.6 ov), 7-210* (Javagal Srinath, retired hurt), 8-221 (Anil Kumble, 89.6 ov), 9-232 (Ashish Nehra, 97.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shaun Pollock20112101.051112003
Nantie Hayward28.487442.5814212002
Makhaya Ntini1737814.587816001
Lance Klusener1261110.91630000
Jacques Kallis1371521.15723000
Nicky Boje722002.85343000
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Herschelle Gibbs c Harbhajan Singh b Srinath5911114510053.15
Gary Kirsten c Dravid b Nehra9015521013158.06
Jacques Rudolph run out (sub [AB Agarkar]/Kumble)2138424055.26
Jacques Kallis  b Kumble11023429518047.00
Neil McKenzie c Laxman b Tendulkar33921016035.86
Lance Klusener c Laxman b Srinath3360656055.00
Mark Boucher  b Nehra19741042025.67
Shaun Pollock (c)not out 11310913497103.66
Nicky Boje st †Dasgupta b Harbhajan Singh2036380155.55
Makhaya Ntini not out 3448915070.83
Extras(b 11, lb 2, nb 14, w 2, pen 5)34
TOTAL(157.1 Ov, RR: 3.60, 616 Mts)566/8d
Did not bat: Nantie Hayward 
Fall of wickets: 1-135 (Herschelle Gibbs, 34.6 ov), 2-171 (Jacques Rudolph, 46.1 ov), 3-195 (Gary Kirsten, 54.1 ov), 4-261 (Neil McKenzie, 80.4 ov), 5-321 (Lance Klusener, 98.6 ov), 6-395 (Jacques Kallis, 124.4 ov), 7-395 (Mark Boucher, 125.2 ov), 8-445 (Nicky Boje, 135.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Javagal Srinath2739423.4812716014
Ashish Nehra30512324.0913316315
Venkatesh Prasad2167103.389510005
Harbhajan Singh34.11010413.0416212400
Anil Kumble34410213.0015113100
Sachin Tendulkar1105414.90376100
India 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Shiv Sunder Das  b Pollock481451758033.10
Connor Williams c Kallis b Klusener42831217050.60
Rahul Dravid (c) b Hayward2357705040.35
Sachin Tendulkar  b Ntini4061876165.57
VVS Laxman c Gibbs b Ntini2356874041.07
Deep Dasgupta lbw b Kallis2765814041.53
Anil Kumble c Boje b Pollock871520114.28
Harbhajan Singh c †Boucher b Hayward3033356090.90
Ashish Nehra not out 058000.00
Venkatesh Prasad absent hurt------
Javagal Srinath absent hurt------
Extras(b 2, lb 11, nb 7)20
TOTAL(84.1 Ov, RR: 3.10, 337 Mts)261
Fall of wickets: 1-92 (Connor Williams, 30.6 ov), 2-116 (Shiv Sunder Das, 44.3 ov), 3-130 (Rahul Dravid, 47.6 ov), 4-188 (Sachin Tendulkar, 63.1 ov), 5-197 (VVS Laxman, 67.6 ov), 6-212 (Anil Kumble, 70.6 ov), 7-259 (Harbhajan Singh, 81.4 ov), 8-261 (Deep Dasgupta, 84.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shaun Pollock1424022.85727004
Nantie Hayward1736123.587811002
Makhaya Ntini1862721.50973001
Jacques Kallis14.144513.17687100
Lance Klusener1263012.50616000
Nicky Boje723404.85317000
Jacques Rudolph201105.5061000
MATCH DETAILS
SuperSport Park, Centurion
TossSouth Africa, elected to field first
SeriesIndia tour of South Africa
Season2001/02
Player Of The Match
Shaun Pollock
Shaun Pollock
Match daysday (5-day match)
Umpires
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David Orchard
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Rudi Koertzen
TV Umpire
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Brian Jerling
Match Referee
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Denis Lindsay
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 23 Nov - day 1 - India 1st innings 221/8 (Venkatesh Prasad 6*, 90 ov)
Sat, 24 Nov - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 261/4 (Jacques Kallis 41*, 80.4 ov)
Sun, 25 Nov - day 3 - South Africa 1st innings 566/8 (Shaun Pollock 113*, Makhaya Ntini 34*, 157.1 ov)
Mon, 26 Nov - day 4 - India 2nd innings 118/2 (Rahul Dravid 11*, Sachin Tendulkar 2*, 46 ov)
Tue, 27 Nov - day 5 - India 2nd innings 261 (84.1 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Day 1
  • New ball taken after 79.6 overs
  • J Srinath (1) retired hurt at 210/7 (left the field injured when on 8* and India 210/7, 83.2 overs)
  • 50 partnership (Dasgupta, Kumble) 78 minutes, 123 balls, 8*4
  • Singh dropped by Klusener on 2 off Hayward
  • Kumble dropped by Kallis on 12 off hayward
  • India 100, 173 minutes, 41.5 overs
  • India 200, 315 minutes, 78.2 overs
  • Day 2
  • G Kirsten 50, 97 minutes, 72 balls, 9*4
  • South Africa 100, 108 minutes, 25.4 overs, 16*4
  • HH Gibbs 50, 129 minutes, 92 balls, 8*4
  • 100 partnership (Gibbs, Kirsten) 108 minutes, 161 balls
  • South Africa 200, 226 minutes, 56.1 overs, 30*4 1*6
  • Day 3
  • JH Kallis 50, 109 balls, 137 minutes, 8*4
  • New Ball taken after 93.6 overs
  • South Africa 300, 360 minutes, 94.1 overs, 45*4 1*6
  • 50 partnership (Kallis, Klusener) 60 minutes, 102 balls, 8*4
  • South Africa 400, 495 minutes, 127.6 overs, 59*4 1*6
  • 50 partnership (Pollock, Boje) 42 minutes, 61 balls, 2*4 3*6
  • SM Pollock 50, 59 minutes, 49 balls, 5*4 3*6
  • 50 partnership (Pollock, Ntini) 32 minutes, 44 balls, 7*4 2*6
  • Rain stops play at 15:44 after 143.4 overs RSA 497/8
  • Rain delay for 9 minutes
  • South Africa 500, 565 minutes, 145.1 overs, 69*4 6*6
  • Rain at 16:52 157.1 overs, RSA 566/8
  • Day 4
  • South Africa declare overnight at 566/8
  • 50 partnership (Das, Williams) 52 minutes, 77 balls, 8*4
  • Play stopped due to rain at 13:38 to 14:34, 42.2 overs, 115/1
  • 50 partnership (Tendulkar, Laxman) 47 minutes, 66 balls, 7*4, 1*6
  • India 100, 133 minutes, 33.4 overs, 14*4
  • Day 5
  • Tendulkar dropped by Kirsten when on 16 off Kallis
  • India 200, 280 minutes, 68.1 overs, 30*4, 1*6
  • Singh dropped by Pollock when on 21 off Rudolph
  • New Ball taken at after 79.6 overs
  • J Srinath (left hand) did not bat
  • BKV Prasad (neck) did not bat
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