5 Iconic Tests played between India and South Africa

The Test series between India and South Africa (IND vs SA) is going to start from 26 December. For which the fans are also eagerly waiting. The series was supposed to start from December 17. But, keeping in mind the increasing new variants of the corona epidemic, the date of the series was postponed to 26 December. Before the start of this series team india There have been many changes in the.

Rohit Sharma has been ruled out of this series due to injury. At the same time, some players have got a place on this tour after a long time. In such a situation, obviously the Indian fans would like Team India to return home after winning this series.

In this special report, we are going to talk about 5 such iconic Test matches, which were one of the most memorable Tests played between India and South Africa (IND vs SA). Those who have not been forgotten even today.

No. 5

johannesburg test match 2018

First of all we will talk about the year Johannesburg Test match which was played between India and South Africa (IND vs SA) team in 2018. In this test match, the Indian team registered a historic victory by 63 runs. During this the captaincy of the Test team was in the hands of Virat Kohli. The Indian team had reached the tour of South Africa. Although Team India could not win the series. But, by winning 1 test, the host team was definitely challenged.

In this match, India had set a target of 241 runs in front of South Africa in the fourth innings. In response, the host team was bundled out for 177 runs. During this, only 3 batsmen could reach the double figures. While Dean Elgar top scored with 86 not out, Hashim Amla scored 52 runs. In this match for India, Mohammed Shami took 5 wickets in the second innings, Jasprit Bumrah and Ishant Sharma took 2-2 wickets.

While Bhuvneshwar Kumar got 1 success. In this match, Bhuvneshwar Kumar was awarded Man of the Match and the award for his all-rounder performance. African fast bowler Bornean Philander was adjudged man of the series. Bhuvi scored 30 runs in the first innings of this test match and 33 runs in the second innings. That’s why he was awarded the man of the match title. This match was one of the iconic Test matches.