South Africans have always been among top 3 cricketing nations ever since they came back in 1992 while India, on other hand, has had her share of glory in International cricket but hardly consistently.
Now India vs South Africa test matches have produced some phenomenal test cricket and records between these two countries is intriguing. South Africa better than India - both at home & away.
Head to head :
27 tests = 12 won by South Africa, 7 by India + 8 draws.
In India = 12 = 5 won by India, 5 by South Africa, 2 draws.
In South Africa = 15 = 7 won by South Africa, 2 by India, 6 draws.
Following is complete list of all test played between India & South Africa which is followed by list of important records made in them. In case you are looking for some specific record related to India-Africa cricket - Itsonlycricket answers is where you can post your question and our experts will answer you asap.
|India vs South Africa, Head to head all test match list - most recent first.|
|27th India v South Africa test match||Draw||Cape Town||2 Jan 2011|
|26th India v South Africa test match||India||87 runs||Durban||26 Dec 2010|
|25th India v South Africa test match||South Africa||inn + 25 runs||Centurion||16 Dec 2010|
|24th India v South Africa test match||India||inn + 57 runs||Kolkata||14 Feb 2010|
|23rd India v South Africa test match||South Africa||inn + 6 runs||Nagpur||6 Feb 2010|
|22nd India v South Africa test match||India||8 wickets||Kanpur||11 Apr 2008|
|21st India v South Africa test match||South Africa||inn + 90 runs||Ahmedabad||3 Apr 2008|
|20th India v South Africa test match||Draw||Chennai||26 Mar 2008|
|19th India v South Africa test match||South Africa||5 wickets||Cape Town||2 Jan 2007|
|18th India v South Africa test match||South Africa||174 runs||Durban||26 Dec 2006|
|17th India v South Africa test match||India||123 runs||Johannesburg||15 Dec 2006|
|16th India v South Africa test match||India||8 wickets||Kolkata||28 Nov 2004|
|15th India v South Africa test match||Draw||Kanpur||20 Nov 2004|
|14th India v South Africa test match||Draw||Port Elizabeth||16 Nov 2001|
|13th India v South Africa test match||South Africa||9 wickets||Bloemfontein||3 Nov 2001|
|12th India v South Africa test match||South Africa||inn + 71 runs||Bangalore||2 Mar 2000|
|11th India v South Africa test match||South Africa||4 wickets||Mumbai||24 Feb 2000|
|10th India v South Africa test match||Draw||Johannesburg||16 Jan 1997|
|9th India v South Africa test match||South Africa||282 runs||Cape Town||2 Jan 1997|
|8th India v South Africa test match||South Africa||328 runs||Durban||26 Dec 1996|
|7th India v South Africa test match||India||280 runs||Kanpur||8 Dec 1996|
|6th India v South Africa test match||South Africa||329 runs||Kolkata||27 Nov 1996|
|5th India v South Africa test match||India||64 runs||Ahmedabad||20 Nov 1996|
|4th India v South Africa test match||Draw||Cape Town||2 Jan 1993|
|3rd India v South Africa test match||South Africa||9 wickets||Port Elizabeth||26 Dec 1992|
|2nd India v South Africa test match||Draw||Johannesburg||26 Nov 1992|
|1st India v South Africa test match||Draw||Durban||13 Nov 1992|
India : 64 runs, Ahmedabad, 20 November 1996.
India : 123 runs, Johannesburg, 15 Dec 2006.
RSA : inns & 90 runs, Ahmedabad, April 2008.
RSA : inns & 71 runs, Bangalore, 2 Mar 2000.
RSA : 329 runs, Kolkata, November 1996.
Ind : 280 runs, Kanpur, December 1996.
066 : India, Durban, December 1996.
076 : India, Ahmedabad, April 2008.
084 : South Africa, Johannesburg, December 2006.
100 : India, Durban, December 1996.
105 : South Africa, Ahmedabad, November 1996.
340 = Hashim Amla + Jacques Kallis, Nagpur, February 2010 : 3rd wkt.
268 = Virendra Sehwag + Rahul Dravid, Chennai, March 2008 : 2nd wkt.
259* = VVS Laxman + MS Dhoni, Kolkata, February 2010 : 7th wkt.
256 = Jacques Kallis + AB de Villiers, Ahmedabad, April 2008 : 5th wkt.
Allan Donald : 55-15-139-12, Port Elizabeth, December 1992.
Dale Steyn : 34.5-7-108-10, Nagpur, February 2010.
Shaun Pollock : 48.4-18-147-10, Bloemfontein, November 2001.
Venkatesh Prasad : 44-10-153-10, Durban, December 1996.
In an Innings
Lance Klusner : 21.3-4-64-8, Kolkata, November 1996.
Anil Kumble = 21 tests, 84 wickets
Javagal Srinath = 13 tests, 64 wickets
Allan Donald = 11 tests, 57 wickets
319 : Virendra Sehwag (304b, 42x4, 5x6), Chennai, March 2008.
253* : Hashim Amla (473b, 22x4, 0x6), Nagpur, February 2008.
217* : AB de Villiers (333b, 17x4, 2x6), Ahmedabad, April 2008.
173 : Jacques Kallis (351b, 15x4, 2x6), Nagpur, Febuary 2010.
196 : Herschelle Gibbs (354b, 25x4, 1x6), Port Elizabeth, November 2001.
169 : Sachin Tendulkar (254b, 26x4), Cape Town, January 1997.
1415 = 22 tests = Sachin Tendulkar
1162 = 12 tests = Virendra Sehwag
1132 = 18 tests = Rahul Dravid
1087 = 13 tests = Jacques Kallis
0947 = 17 tests = Sourav Ganguly.
643/6d = India = 153.0 ovs = Kolkata, February 2010.
627/10 = India = 155.1 ovs = Chennai, March 2008.
563/10 = RSA = 143.o ovs = Bloemfontein, November 2001.
558/6d = RSA = 176.0 ovs = Nagpur, February 2010..