FANDOM


South African cricket team in India in 2009–10
Flag of India
India
Flag of South Africa.svg
South Africa
Dates 2 February 2010 – 27 February 2010
Captains MS Dhoni GC Smith(Tests)
JH Kallis (ODIs)
Test series
Result 2-match series drawn 1–1
Most runs V Sehwag (290) HM Amla (494)
Most wickets H Singh (10) DW Steyn (11)
Player of the series HM Amla (SA)
One Day International series
Result India won the 3-match series 2–1
Most runs Sachin Tendulkar (204) AB de Villiers (241)
Most wickets RA Jadeja (5)
S Sreesanth (5)
LL Tsotsobe (3)
JH Kallis (3)
RE van der Merwe (3)
WD Parnell (3)
DW Steyn (3)
Player of the series Sachin Tendulkar (Ind)

The South Africa national cricket team toured India for a two-match Test series, and a three-match One Day International (ODI) series in February 2010.

Squads

Flag of South Africa.svg South Africa

Batsmen

All-rounders

Wicket-keepers

Bowlers

Flag of India India

Batsmen

Wicket-keepers

Bowlers

Test series

1st Test

6–10 February
Scorecard
Flag of South Africa.svg South Africa
558/6d (176 overs)
v Flag of India India
233 (64.4 overs)
South Africa won by an innings and 6 runs
Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium, Jamtha, Nagpur
Umpires: SJ Davis (Aus) and IJ Gould (Eng)
Player of the match: HM Amla (SA)
HM Amla 253* (473)
Z Khan 3/96 [31]
V Sehwag 109 (139)
DW Steyn 7/51 [16.4]
319 (107.1 overs) (f/o)
SR Tendulkar 100 (179)
DW Steyn 3/57 [18.1]

2nd Test

14–18 February
Scorecard
Flag of South Africa.svg South Africa
296 (85 overs)
v Flag of India India
643/6d (153 overs)
India won by an innings and 58 runs
Eden Gardens, Kolkata
Umpires: SJ Davis (Aus) and IJ Gould (Eng)
Player of the match: HM Amla
HM Amla 114 (166)
Z Khan 4/90 [22]
V Sehwag 165 (174)
M Morkel 2/115 [26]
289 (131.3 overs)
HM Amla 127* (394)
H Singh 5/59 [48.3]
  • South Africa won the toss and elected to bat.
  • Alviro Petersen's score of 100 in the first innings is the third highest by a South African cricketer on a Test debut.
  • The partnership of 249 runs between Sachin Tendulkar and Virender Sehwag is the highest partnership for 3rd wicket at the Eden Gardens.
  • Hashim Amla scored 494 runs throughout the series, having been dismissed only once, retaining an average of 494, the second highest batting average ever in a Test series, after Wally Hammond.''

ODI series

1st ODI

21 February
D/N
Scorecard
Flag of India India
298/9 (50 overs)
v Flag of South Africa.svg South Africa
297 (50 overs)
India won by 1 run
Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur
Umpires: AM Saheba (Ind) and SK Tarapore (Ind)
Player of the match: RA Jadeja (Ind)
SK Raina 58 (63)
JH Kallis 3/29 [7]
JH Kallis 89 (97)
RA Jadeja 2/29 [10]
  • South Africa won the toss and elected to field.

2nd ODI

24 February
D/N
Scorecard
Flag of India India
401/3 (50 overs)
v Flag of South Africa.svg South Africa
248 (42.5 overs)
India won by 153 runs
Captain Roop Singh Stadium, Gwalior
Umpires: IJ Gould (Eng) and SK Tarapore (Ind)
Player of the match: SR Tendulkar (Ind)
SR Tendulkar 200* (147)
WD Parnell 2/95 [10]
AB de Villiers 114* (101)
S Sreesanth 3/49 [7]
  • India won the toss and elected to bat first.
  • Sachin Tendulkar's score of 200* is the first double century and the highest individual score in an ODI innings by a male cricketer. He also hit the highest number of fours (25) in a single ODI innings.
  • India's total of 401/3 (50 overs) is the ninth highest Innings total in an ODI match.

3rd ODI

27 February
D/N
Scorecard
Flag of South Africa.svg South Africa
365/2 (50 overs)
v Flag of India India
275 (44.3 overs)
South Africa won by 90 runs
Sardar Patel Stadium, Motera, Ahmedabad
Umpires: IJ Gould (Eng) and SS Hazare (Ind)
Player of the match: AB de Villiers (SA)
JH Kallis 104* (94)
RA Jadeja 1/53 [10]
V Kohli 57 (71)
DW Steyn 3/37 [8]
  • South Africa won the toss and elected to bat first.

Tour matches

2-day tour match: Indian Board President's XI v South Africans

2 – 3 February
Scorecard
Indian Board President's XI
318 (74.4 overs)
v Flag of South Africa.svg South Africa
354 (82 overs)
Match drawn
Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium, Nagpur
Umpires: S Asnani and UV Gandhe
AM Nayar 100 (140)
M Morkel 3/24 [7.4]
HM Amla 72 (122)
PP Chawla 4/88 [18]

Media coverage

Television

  • NEO Cricket](live) - India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Indonesia, Hong Kong (China) and UAE
  • Doordarshan (live) (only one-day matches) - India
  • Sky Sports (live) - United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland
  • Zee Sports (live) - United States of America
  • Supersport]] (live) – South Africa, Kenya and Zimbabwe
  • Setanta Sports Australia (live) - Australia
  • GEO Super (live) - Pakistan
  • Astro Box Office (pay per view) - Malaysia
  • StarHub (pay per view) - Singapore


International cricket in 2009–10 vte
September 09 Sri Lanka Tri-SeriesICC Champions Trophy
October 09 Kenya in ZimbabweAustralia in IndiaZimbabwe in Bangladesh
November 09 Pakistan v New Zealand in UAEEngland women in West IndiesZimbabwe in South AfricaEngland in South AfricaSri Lanka in IndiaPakistan in New ZealandWest Indies in Australia
December 09 Pakistan in Australia
January 10 Bangladesh Tri-seriesIndia in BangladeshAssociates Twenty20 Series in KenyaAfghanistan v Ireland in Sri Lanka
February 10 Quadrangular Twenty20 Series in Sri LankaBangladesh in New ZealandSouth Africa in IndiaICC World Twenty20 QualifierPakistan v England in UAENetherlands in KenyaAfghanistan v Canada in UAEICC WCL Division FiveAustralia in New ZealandZimbabwe in West IndiesEngland in Bangladesh
April 10 2010 ACC Trophy EliteCanada in the West IndiesIreland in the West Indies

Previous season: International cricket in 2009
Next season: International cricket in 2010

Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.