South Africa wins 1st test match against Team India

By | January 8, 2018

Cape Town: South Africa wins the first test match of 3-match series by 72 runs. India bowled out at 135 runs. The match ended on fourth day of the match. South Africa gave Indians a target of 208 runs. The prediction of this match has changed from innings to innings. South Africa looked strong in whole match.

India vs SA series 2018

Score Card of 1st Test 4th innings (India)

BatsmenOUTRuns Scored (Balls Played)Strike Rate
Overs: 42.4Total: 135/10
Murali Vijayc AB de villiers
b Philander
13 (32)40.62
Shikhar Dhawanc (substitute) Chris Morris
b Morne Morkel
16 (20)80
C Pujarac De Cock
b Morne Morkel
4 (13)30.77
V Kohli (Captain)LBW
b Philander
28 (40)70.00
Rohit Sharmab Philander10 (30)33.33
W Saha (Wicket-Keeper)LBW
b Rabada
8 (19)42.11
Hardik Pandyac De Villiers
b Rabada
1 (5)20.00
R Ashwinc De Cock
b Philander
37 (53)69.81
Bhuvneshwar KumarNOT OUT13 (41)31.71
M Shamic Du Plesis
b Philander
4 (2)200.00
Jasprit Bumrahc Du Plesis
b Philander
0 (1)0.00

Despite of absence of Dale Steyn , South African seam bowlers did not allow Indians to score a small target of 208 runs. Below is the bowling chart of South Africa in the 4th innings of 1st Test match.

BowlerNumber of Overs BowledMaiden OversRuns Wickets
Philander15.44426
Morne Morkel111392
Rabada122412
Maharaj41120

Both teams will compete each other in the 2nd Test match in Centurion, starting from January 13 (Saturday)

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