India vs South Africa test match result 2019

India vs South Africa: Hosts secure record 11th straight home test series win

Match Summary:

Indian Innings: 601/5 decl== Kohli 254*, Rabada 3-93

South African Innings: 275 & 189 all – out ==  Umesh 3-22, Jadega 3-52

India won by an Innings and 137 runs

Score Cards:

India vs South Africa test match result 2019

India win the 2nd Test match by an Innings and 137 runs in Pune and make a record and secure the record to 11th continues win the home series.

The 1st Innings india team make 601/5 and declared, as a result of 2nd team south Africa could make only 275 in the reply of 601 target. The indian team captain virat kholi make stunning unbeaten 254* runs.

The quick finish in Pune gave India their 11th successive home series win an  achievement worthy of a round of applause.

Indian extend their lead over New Zealand at the top of the ICC World Test Championship, with four wins from Four.

South Africa, ranked third in the Tests, remain scoreless in the table after two straight defeats.

The proteas, next Test Series will see them host England for four matches in December and January.

Virat Kohli, Indian Skipper:

Its about getting the responsibility back as a captain. The mindset is always to help the team and in that process, the big scores come. I think the moment you start thinking about the team, all the pressure goes away. I am at a stage in my career where am happy to be playing the way and contributing for my team.

Faf du Plessis, South African Skipper:

We know in the sub-continent, first innings is really important. The runs that you put on the board, gives yourself a chance. But the way india batted an especially virat getting 250 takes a lot of mental toughness. To put a score like that in the first innings and two days on the field got us down.

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