result
1st Test, Johannesburg, Dec 15 - 18 2006, India tour of South Africa
249 & 236
(86.5 ov, target 402)84 & 278
India won by 123 runs
player of the match
Best performances - Batters
Ashwell Prince
AG Prince SA
97 runs (223)
11 fours
0 six
Control92%
Productive shot
off side drive on front foot
30 runs
6 fours
0 six
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VVS Laxman portrait
VVS Laxman INDIA
73 runs (154)
12 fours
0 six
Control95%
Productive shot
on side drive on front foot
18 runs
4 fours
0 six
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Best performances - Bowlers
S Sreesanth
S Sreesanth INDIA
O
10
M
3
R
40
W
5
ECO
4
Shaun Pollock profile
SM Pollock SA
O
17.5
M
7
R
39
W
4
ECO
2.18
Partnerships
First innings
Team Image
India
14 (61)
W Jaffer9 (40)
V Sehwag4 (21)
0 (5)
R Dravid0 (0)
V Sehwag0 (5)
69 (150)
SR Tendulkar44 (89)
R Dravid19 (61)
27 (41)
R Dravid13 (22)
VVS Laxman2 (19)
46 (90)
SC Ganguly14 (42)
VVS Laxman26 (48)
11 (31)
SC Ganguly6 (11)
MS Dhoni5 (20)
21 (29)
A Kumble6 (15)
SC Ganguly11 (14)
17 (41)
SC Ganguly8 (18)
Z Khan9 (23)
0 (2)
SC Ganguly0 (0)
S Sreesanth0 (2)
44 (35)
SC Ganguly12 (16)
VRV Singh29 (19)
Team Image
South Africa
5 (12)
HH Gibbs0 (0)
GC Smith5 (12)
0 (4)
HH Gibbs0 (4)
HM Amla0 (0)
0 (8)
JH Kallis0 (2)
HM Amla0 (6)
16 (21)
JH Kallis12 (12)
AG Prince1 (9)
12 (32)
AG Prince5 (18)
AB de Villiers6 (14)
5 (15)
MV Boucher5 (6)
AG Prince0 (9)
7 (12)
SM Pollock5 (10)
AG Prince1 (2)
39 (45)
AG Prince17 (22)
A Nel21 (23)
0 (1)
M Ntini0 (1)
A Nel0 (0)
0 (2)
A Nel0 (1)
DW Steyn0 (1)
Second innings
Team Image
India
20 (23)
W Jaffer4 (9)
V Sehwag13 (14)
17 (19)
R Dravid1 (9)
V Sehwag16 (10)
4 (5)
SR Tendulkar0 (0)
V Sehwag4 (5)
20 (50)
SR Tendulkar14 (22)
VVS Laxman6 (28)
58 (72)
SC Ganguly25 (38)
VVS Laxman28 (34)
28 (50)
VVS Laxman8 (25)
MS Dhoni18 (25)
1 (17)
A Kumble1 (11)
VVS Laxman0 (6)
70 (140)
VVS Laxman31 (61)
Z Khan37 (79)
1 (2)
Z Khan0 (1)
S Sreesanth0 (1)
16 (9)
S Sreesanth6 (6)
VRV Singh10 (3)
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South Africa
0 (4)
HH Gibbs0 (4)
GC Smith0 (0)
22 (44)
HM Amla10 (17)
GC Smith10 (27)
12 (25)
JH Kallis0 (12)
HM Amla7 (13)
50 (113)
JH Kallis27 (60)
AG Prince17 (53)
36 (85)
AG Prince18 (44)
AB de Villiers17 (41)
44 (99)
MV Boucher23 (41)
AG Prince19 (58)
67 (87)
SM Pollock40 (41)
AG Prince20 (46)
14 (24)
AG Prince8 (12)
A Nel6 (12)
19 (14)
AG Prince15 (10)
DW Steyn0 (4)
14 (40)
M Ntini8 (20)
DW Steyn6 (20)