Centurion: India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Monday said the first innings deficit was too much to handle and a defeat was inevitable after the visitors conceded a massive 484-run lead to South Africa in the first cricket Test here.
SA Vs Ind 1st Test Live Scores: The legend of Sachin Tendulkar continued to grow on Sunday as the Indian batting maestro hit his 50th Test century and shared a remarkable partnership with captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni on the fourth day of the first Test against South Africa at SuperSport Park.
SA Vs IND 1st Test Live Scores: In a year when adjectives like 'biggest' and 'unprecedented' were mostly used to describe scams, it was left to India's sportspersons to provide cheer to the nation with their stirring feats.
SA vs Ind 1st Test Live Scores: Morne Morkel finished with career-best 5-20 as South Africa ended India's innings on the third ball of the day Friday, with the tourists all out for 136 on day two of the opening Test.
South Africa have effortlessly put India on the mat in the first Test at Centurion by reducing them to a paltry 136 for 9 in 38.1 overs before it was too dark for any further play on a truncated opening day.