South Africa in India, 2008
India vs South Africa, 2nd Test
Sardar Patel Stadium, Motera, Ahmedabad, April 3-7, 2008
Match Information
Umpires: Billy Doctrove (WI) & Tony Hill (NZ)
Third Umpire: Suresh Shastri (Ind)
Match Referee: Roshan Mahanama (SL)
Toss: India (Elected to bat)
Match Status: South Africa won by an innings and 90 runs
Man of the Match: AB de Villiers
India 2nd Innings | South Africa 1st Innings | India 1st Innings
Batting: India 2nd Innings
Batsmen India (328/10 in 94.2 ovs) Runs Balls 4's 6's SR
Virender Sehwag lbw b M Ntini 17 20 1 2 85.00
Wasim Jaffer c A Villiers b J Kallis 19 53 2 0 35.85
Rahul Dravid c A Villiers b M Morkel 17 41 2 0 41.46
VVS Laxman c M Boucher b M Morkel 35 45 6 0 77.78
Saurav Ganguly c M Boucher b D Steyn 87 149 8 0 58.39
Mahendra Singh Dhoni (wk) c G Smith b M Ntini 52 132 5 0 39.39
Irfan Pathan not out 43 77 4 1 55.84
Anil Kumble (c) b P Harris 5 12 1 0 41.67
Harbhajan Singh lbw b D Steyn 4 18 0 0 22.22
Rudra Pratap Singh c J Kallis b D Steyn 8 11 2 0 72.73
S Sreesanth b M Ntini 17 13 2 1 130.77
Extras: b - 5, w - 7, nb - 5, lb - 7 24  
Total: (328 for 10 in 94.2 overs) 328 Run Rate: 3.48
Fall Of Wickets
1/31 (Virender Sehwag, 7.2 ov.), 2/64 (Rahul Dravid, 18.1 ov.), 3/70 (Wasim Jaffer, 19.6 ov.), 4/125 (VVS Laxman, 33.4 ov.), 5/235 (Saurav Ganguly, 69.3 ov.), 6/268 (Mahendra Singh Dhoni, 77.5 ov.), 7/273 (Anil Kumble, 80.5 ov.), 8/292 (Harbhajan Singh, 86.1 ov.), 9/306 (Rudra Pratap Singh, 90.4 ov.), 10/328 (S Sreesanth, 94.2 ov.)
Bowling: South Africa
Bowler O M R W Nb Wd ER
Dale Steyn 23 1 91 3 0 2 4.0
Makhaya Ntini 16.2 3 44 3 0 0 2.7
Morne Morkel 20 0 87 2 5 1 4.4
Jacques Kallis 10 3 26 1 0 0 2.6
Paul Harris 25 4 68 1 0 0 2.7
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Batting: South Africa 1st Innings
Batsmen South Africa (494/7 in 141.2 ovs) Runs Balls 4's 6's SR
Graeme Smith (c) lbw b S Sreesanth 34 42 6 0 80.95
Neil McKenzie c R Dravid b H Singh 42 73 8 0 57.53
Hashim Amla c W Jaffer b H Singh 16 34 2 0 47.06
Jacques Kallis b S Sreesanth 132 275 14 1 48.00
Ashwell Prince lbw b H Singh 2 9 0 0 22.22
AB de Villiers not out 217 333 17 2 65.17
Mark Boucher (wk) lbw b A Kumble 21 48 1 0 43.75
Morne Morkel lbw b H Singh 1 12 0 0 8.33
Paul Harris not out 9 22 1 0 40.91
Dale Steyn            
Makhaya Ntini            
Extras: b - 2, w - 4, nb - 0, lb - 14 20  
Total: (494 for 7 in 141.2 overs) 494 Run Rate: 3.50
Fall Of Wickets
1/78 (Graeme Smith, 15.3 ov.), 2/100 (Neil McKenzie, 23.4 ov.), 3/101 (Hashim Amla, 25.4 ov.), 4/117 (Ashwell Prince, 29.5 ov.), 5/373 (Jacques Kallis, 109.4 ov.), 6/439 (Mark Boucher, 128.4 ov.), 7/452 (Morne Morkel, 133.2 ov.)
Bowling: India
Bowler O M R W Nb Wd ER
S Sreesanth 23 4 87 2 0 1 3.8
Rudra Pratap Singh 21 2 81 0 0 0 3.9
Irfan Pathan 21.2 3 85 0 0 3 4.0
Harbhajan Singh 40 5 135 4 0 0 3.4
Anil Kumble 33 2 78 1 0 0 2.4
Saurav Ganguly 3 0 12 0 0 0 4.0
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Batting: India 1st Innings
Batsmen India (76/10 in 20 ovs) Runs Balls 4's 6's SR
Wasim Jaffer c G Smith b M Ntini 9 14 2 0 64.29
Virender Sehwag b D Steyn 6 12 1 0 50.00
Rahul Dravid b D Steyn 3 26 0 0 11.54
VVS Laxman b M Ntini 3 7 0 0 42.86
Saurav Ganguly b M Ntini 0 2 0 0 0.00
Mahendra Singh Dhoni (wk) c M Boucher b M Morkel 14 22 3 0 63.64
Irfan Pathan not out 21 17 3 0 123.53
Anil Kumble (c) b M Morkel 0 2 0 0 0.00
Harbhajan Singh lbw b D Steyn 1 6 0 0 16.67
Rudra Pratap Singh c G Smith b D Steyn 0 11 0 0 0.00
S Sreesanth b D Steyn 0 3 0 0 0.00
Extras: b - 4, w - 2, nb - 2, lb - 11 19  
Total: (76 for 10 in 20 overs) 76 Run Rate: 3.80
Fall Of Wickets
1/16 (Wasim Jaffer, 3.3 ov.), 2/24 (Virender Sehwag, 4.4 ov.), 3/30 (VVS Laxman, 7.1 ov.), 4/30 (Saurav Ganguly, 7.3 ov.), 5/53 (Rahul Dravid, 13.1 ov.), 6/55 (Mahendra Singh Dhoni, 14.2 ov.), 7/55 (Anil Kumble, 14.4 ov.), 8/56 (Harbhajan Singh, 15.4 ov.), 9/76 (Rudra Pratap Singh, 19.3 ov.), 10/76 (S Sreesanth, 19.6 ov.)
Bowling: South Africa
Bowler O M R W Nb Wd ER
Dale Steyn 8 2 23 5 1 2 2.9
Makhaya Ntini 6 1 18 3 0 0 3.0
Morne Morkel 6 1 20 2 1 0 3.3
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The Teams
India: Wasim Jaffer , Virender Sehwag , Rahul Dravid , Saurav Ganguly , VVS Laxman , Mahendra Singh Dhoni (w) , Irfan Pathan , Anil Kumble (c) , Harbhajan Singh , Rudra Pratap Singh , S Sreesanth , Piyush Chawla (sub) , Yuvraj Singh (sub) , Mohammad Kaif (sub)

South Africa: Graeme Smith (c) , Neil McKenzie , Hashim Amla , Jacques Kallis , Ashwell Prince , AB de Villiers , Mark Boucher (w) , Morne Morkel , Paul Harris , Dale Steyn , Makhaya Ntini , Jean-Paul Duminy (sub) , Monde Zondeki (sub) , Robin Peterson (sub)

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