India scripted history as they defeated South Africa by an innings and 137 runs in the second Test in Pune on Sunday. This was India's 11th successive Test series win at home, breaking Australia's record of 10 series wins in a row at home in the longest format. South Africa were bundled out for 189 in the second innings as Umesh Yadav and Ravindra Jadeja picked up three wickets apiece. Ravichandran Ashwin also accounted for a couple of wickets while Ishant Sharma and Mohammed Shami bagged one wicket each. Earlier, India declared on 605 for five thanks to Virat Kohli's unbeaten knock of 254. South Africa were bowled out for 275 in the first innings. India now lead the three-match series 2-0. The final Test will be played in Ranchi, starting October 19. (SCORECARD)
Highlights Between India vs South Africa 2nd Test Match Day 4, Straight from Maharashtra Cricket Association, Pune
- 15:01 (IST)Oct 13, 2019
India Win!Ravindra Jadeja traps Keshav Maharaj as India win the Test match by an innings and 137 runs. India have now taken a 2-0 lead in the three-match series. This is their 11th successive Test series win at home.
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That's lunch on Day 4!Just the start India would have hoped for after enforcing the follow-on. South Africa have lost four wickets and are staring down the barrel. The visitors still trail India by 252 runs at Lunch interval on Day 4. We will back with the post-lunch session after a break.
A great morning session for #TeamIndia as they pick 4 wickets after enforcing the follow on.— BCCI (@BCCI) October 13, 2019
South Africa 275 & 74/4, trail India 601/5d by 252 runs with 6 wickets remaining. pic.twitter.com/bo9nnnJjyw