History About Team India; First Test victory at Centurion

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newsteamz_History About Team India; First Test victory at Centurion
  • India won the first Test against South Africa.

  • Team India won the first Test at Centurion.

  • India defeated South Africa by 113 runs.

Centurion: India won the first Test against South Africa. Team India won the first Test at Centurion.

India defeated South Africa by 113 runs. South Africa was all out for 191 with a target of 305. Bumre and Shami took three wickets each. Muhammad Siraj, R. Ashwin took two wickets.

South Africa started the fifth day at 94 for four. Temba Bevuma was unbeaten on 35, but only De Kok, who scored 21, provided the support. South Africa's attempt to level the match ended in defeat.

India took a 130 - run lead in the first innings and was bowled out for 174 in the second innings. Starting the second innings, South Africa lost opener Aiden Markram (1), Keegan Peterson (17), Razi Vander Dusson (11), and Keshav Maharaj (8). Captain Dean Elgar is unbeaten on 52 runs And Indian pacer Jaspreet Bumra took two wickets while Mohammad Shami and Mohammad Siraj took one wicket each. Earlier in the day, India resumed the innings at 16 for one before losing the toss to South Africa.

On the third day, Kagiso Rabada started India's decline by knocking off Shardul Thakur, who was unbeaten on four. Thakur, who added six runs to the previous day's score, was caught by Mulder off Rabada. Then the wickets fell at every interval. KL scored a century in the first innings. Rahul surrendered for 23 runs. Rishabh was the top scorer with 34 off 34 balls. Rishabh crossed the six-ball line. Captain Virat Kohli becomes disregarded for 18 and ajinkya rahane for 20. On the fourth day, India was all out before tea time.

For South Africa, pacers Kagiso Rabada and Marco Janson took four wickets each. Rabada conceded 42 runs in 17 overs while Yanson conceded 55 runs in 13.3 overs. Another pacer, Lungi Ngidi, took two wickets for 31 runs in 10 overs.

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