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IND502/7,323/4(67.0ov)SA431,191(63.5ov)

India beat South Africa by 203 runs
PLAYER OF THE MATCH
Rohit Sharma

63.5Shami to Rabada

W
OUT! CAUGHT! Fifth Five-fer for Shami! He has been excellent in this innings, was right on the mark since the start. Shami deserves this one every bit. Good length ball outside off, Rabada attempts to drive but gets an outside edge towards Saha who makes no mistake. With this INDIA WIN BY 203 RUNS AND GO 1-0 UP IN THE THREE TEST MATCH SERIES.

63.4Shami to Rabada

0
BEATEN! Loose drive from Rabada! Good length ball outside off, Rabada looks to drive but gets beaten in the air.

63.3Shami to Rabada

0
Full delivery on middle, Rabada looks to slog it away but it goes off the inside half towards short mid-wicket.

63.2Shami to Rabada

0
Good length delivery on off, Rabada defends it off the back foot.

63.1Shami to Muthusamy

1
Full delivery on the pads, Muthusamy flicks it towards the leg side for a single. Moves on to 49 with that single.

62.6Jadeja to Rabada

4
FOUR! Nicely played! Short ball outside off, Rabada rocks back and cuts it through the cover region for a boundary.

62.5Jadeja to Rabada

0
BEATEN! Flighted delivery outside off, Rabada looks to defend but misses it.

62.4Jadeja to Muthusamy

1
Full delivery outside off, Muthusamy looks to drive but gets an inside edge towards deep square leg for a single.

62.3Jadeja to Muthusamy

0
Full delivery on off, Muthusamy defends it off the front foot.

62.2Jadeja to Muthusamy

0
Flighted delivery on middle, Muthusamy flicks it towards the leg side but refuses the single.

62.1Jadeja to Muthusamy

0
Flatter delivery outside off, Muthusamy defends this towards the off side.

61.6Shami to Rabada

0
Short delivery on middle, Rabada defends this off the back foot.

61.5Shami to Rabada

0
BEATEN! Good length ball outside off, Rabada looks to defend but gets beaten.

61.4Shami to Rabada

0
Full delivery on the pads, Rabada looks to flick but misses.

61.3Shami to Muthusamy

5
FIVE OVERTHROWS! Rabada was a goner here! Good length delivery outside off, Muthusamy pushes it towards covers and takes off for a quick single. Jadeja runs in and has a shy at the stumps but misses. If he had hit, Rabada would have been out. The ball rolls on towards the square leg region for a boundary.

61.2Shami to Muthusamy

4
EDGED AND FOUR! Another one that goes through the vacant first slip region! Length ball on off, it pitches and straightens. Muthusamy looks to defend but it goes off the outside edge through the vacant first slip region for a boundary into the third man fence.

61.1Shami to Muthusamy

0
Outside off, fuller ball, Muthusamy tucks this one towards the square leg fielder.

60.6Jadeja to Rabada

6
SIX! Floated ball outside off, Rabada plays a lovely lofted shot over the long on fielder for a maximum. Looking to attack the spinners.

60.5Jadeja to Rabada

0
The batsman has played that off the front foot and into the ground.

60.4Jadeja to Rabada

4
FOUR! Flighted ball on off, Rabada goes down on one knee and sweeps it past the mid on fielder for a boundary. He did not time it well but still had enough to reach the boundary.

60.3Jadeja to Rabada

0
Defended off the front foot by the batsman presenting the full face of the bat.

60.2Jadeja to Rabada

0
BEATEN! Another flighted delivery around off, Rabada again looks to defend but fails to put any bat on it.

60.1Jadeja to Rabada

0
BEATEN! Nicely bowled! Flighted ball outside off, Rabada looks to defend but gets beaten.

59.6Shami to Muthusamy

0
BEATEN! Good over from Shami comes to an end! Good length ball outside off, Muthusamy looks to defend but it goes past the outside edge towards the keeper.

59.5Shami to Rabada

1LB
Shami comes around the wicket and bowls a flighted delivery on the pads, Kagiso looks to flick but gets hit on the pads. It goes towards fine leg and take a leg bye.

59.4Shami to Rabada

0
Good length delivery on middle and leg, Rabada defends this off the back foot.

59.3Shami to Rabada

0
Good length delivery down the leg side, Rabada looks to flick but misses it.

59.2Shami to Rabada

4
EDGED AND FOUR! Lucky for Rabada! Good length delivery outside off, Rabada attempts to drive but gets an edge which towards the third man region for a boundary.

59.1Shami to Piedt

W
OUT! BOWLED! YES HE DOES! Shami comes back and gets the wicket of Piedt! Good length delivery outside off, Piedt looks to drive and gets an inside edge onto the stumps. It has shattered the stump in half. An excellent innings comes to an end from Piedt. He has made a strong statement here to bat up the order probably above Philander. Shami's love affair with the second innings continues.

58.6Ashwin to Piedt

1
Flighted ball on middle, Piedt flicks it towards the mid-wicket region for a single.

58.5Ashwin to Piedt

0
The batsman shows the full face of the bat and defends the ball off the back foot.

58.4Ashwin to Piedt

4
FOUR! Beautifully played! Flighted delivery outside off, Piedt lunges forward and creams it towards the cover region for a boundary.

58.3Ashwin to Piedt

0
Flighted ball on middle, Piedt defends it back to the bowler.

58.2Ashwin to Piedt

0
Full delivery on middle, Dane drives it towards the mid on fielder.

58.1Ashwin to Piedt

0
Flatter delivery around off, Piedt defends it to silly point.

57.6Jadeja to Muthusamy

0
Flighted ball on middle, Senuran defends it towards the off side.

57.5Jadeja to Piedt

1B
Flighted ball outside off, Piedt looks to drive it but it spins away from the pad and goes towards Rahane who fails to hold onto it. The batters take a bye.

57.4Jadeja to Muthusamy

1
Full delivery outside off, Muthusamy pushes it towards the cover region for a single.

57.3Jadeja to Muthusamy

0
Flatter delivery outside off, Senuran blocks it off his front foot to silly point.

57.2Jadeja to Muthusamy

0
Flatter delivery on middle, Muthusamy defends it towards the bowler.

57.1Jadeja to Muthusamy

0
Flighted ball on middle, Senuran defends it towards the leg side.

56.6Ashwin to Piedt

0
Flatter delivery on middle, Piedt defends it out to silly point.

56.5Ashwin to Muthusamy

1
Flighted ball on middle, Muthusamy attempts to defend it but it goes off the inside edge towards the leg side for a single.

56.4Ashwin to Muthusamy

0
The batsman has driven it through mid-off. Jadeja fires in a throw towards Saha as he sees Muthusamy out of his crease. Saha tells him to take it easy as there was no one backing up behind him.

56.3Ashwin to Muthusamy

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Flighted delivery on middle, Muthusamy flicks it towards the leg side for a single.