result
1st Test, Chennai, Mar 26 - 30 2008, South Africa tour of India
(109 ov)540 & 331/5d
Match drawn
player of the match
Best performances - Batsmen
Virender Sehwag portrait
V Sehwag
319 runs (304)
42 fours
5 sixes
Control86%
Productive shot
off side drive on front foot
90 runs
13 fours
2 sixes
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Hashim Amla portrait
HM Amla
159 runs (262)
20 fours
0 sixes
Control93%
Productive shot
off side drive on front foot
47 runs
8 fours
0 sixes
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Best performances - Bowlers
Harbhajan Singh portrait
Harbhajan Singh
O
44.5
M
4
R
164
W
5
ECO
3.66
DW Steyn
O
32
M
3
R
103
W
4
ECO
3.22
Partnerships
First innings
Team Image
South Africa
132 (202)
ND McKenzie56 (104)
GC Smith73 (97)
64 (104)
ND McKenzie38 (52)
HM Amla25 (52)
48 (85)
JH Kallis13 (42)
HM Amla34 (43)
47 (99)
AG Prince23 (60)
HM Amla23 (39)
66 (99)
HM Amla21 (41)
AB de Villiers44 (58)
99 (172)
MV Boucher43 (85)
HM Amla56 (87)
54 (104)
MV Boucher27 (61)
M Morkel26 (43)
10 (19)
PL Harris1 (8)
M Morkel9 (11)
9 (20)
PL Harris4 (8)
DW Steyn5 (12)
11 (15)
M Ntini1 (6)
DW Steyn10 (9)
Team Image
India
213 (319)
W Jaffer73 (166)
V Sehwag134 (152)
268 (356)
R Dravid68 (203)
V Sehwag185 (152)
0 (11)
SR Tendulkar0 (5)
R Dravid0 (6)
45 (63)
SC Ganguly24 (29)
R Dravid16 (34)
47 (71)
R Dravid27 (48)
VVS Laxman19 (23)
25 (52)
VVS Laxman9 (19)
MS Dhoni16 (33)
12 (24)
A Kumble3 (18)
VVS Laxman4 (6)
0 (2)
VVS Laxman0 (0)
Harbhajan Singh0 (2)
2 (12)
VVS Laxman2 (4)
RP Singh0 (8)
15 (28)
VVS Laxman5 (12)
S Sreesanth4 (15)
Second innings
Team Image
South Africa
53 (63)
ND McKenzie17 (33)
GC Smith35 (30)
157 (280)
ND McKenzie70 (132)
HM Amla81 (148)
54 (116)
JH Kallis19 (40)
ND McKenzie32 (76)
8 (16)
ND McKenzie3 (5)
AG Prince5 (11)
34 (93)
ND McKenzie19 (52)
AB de Villiers11 (41)
25* (87)
MV Boucher11 (46)
ND McKenzie14 (41)