CENTURION, SOUTH AFRICA (GaeaTimes.com)- Yusuf Pathan's blitzkrieg nearly did it for the Indians in the five-match-series finale against the South Africans.
CENTURION - After losing the closely-fought ODI series 2-3 to South Africa, Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni Sunday said it was a "disappointing" performance by the batsmen throughout and called it a "big lesson" before the World Cup.
CENTURION - Yusuf Pathan struck a savage knock of 105 off 70 balls to give India a late hope but finally perished as the visitors lost by 33 runs to South Africa in a rain-curtailed fifth ODI and with it the closely-fought series 2-3 here Sunday.
CENTURION - Yusuf Pathan struck a valiant 105, but it was not enough as India lost to South Africa by 33 runs in a rain-curtailed fifth and final ODI -- and with it the series 2-3.
CENTURION - Hashim Amla struck an unbeaten century, but India managed well to restrict South Africa to 250/9 in 46 overs in the rain-curtailed fifth and final ODI here Sunday.
- Scoreboard: South Africa innings, fifth ODI
- South Africa score 250/9 in Centurion ODI
- India elect to field in Centurion ODI
- Team that handles pressure better will clinch series: Dhoni
- We will go all out for 2-0 lead in Durban, says Graeme Smith
- India hands landslide innings win to South Africa in Centurion Test
- India suffer fourth innings defeat against Proteas (First Test highlights)
- Tendulkar stranded on 111 as India suffer crushing defeat
- Scoreboard: India vs South Africa, First Test
- South Africa beat India by innings and 25 runs
- Sachin Tendulkar’s 50th Test Century: Congratulations Pour In
- Sachin Tendulkar Creates History
- Statistics of Sachin Tendulkar’s Test career
- Tendulkar’s 50th Test ton halts Proteas victory march
- Scoreboard: India vs South Africa, First Test, Day four
- India 454/8 at stumps, trail by 30 runs
- Tendulkar dedicates milestone century to his father
- Tendukar scores 50th Test century (Statistical highlights)
- Tendulkar becomes first batsman to score 50 Test centuries
- Tendulkar first to score 50 Test centuries
- Tendulkar, Dhoni keep India afloat at Centurion (Tea report)
- Tea scoreboard: India vs South Africa, First Test, Day four
- India 394/6 at tea against South Africa
- South Africa tighten noose around India (Luch report)
- Lunch scoreboard: India vs South Africa, First Test, Day four
- Sehwag, Gambhir depart after giving India a promising start (Roundup)
- India 190/2 at third day’s end
- Sehwag, Gambhir make a promising start (Tea report)
- Tea scoreboard: India vs South Africa, Day Three
- India 92/0 in second innings, trail by 392 runs
- South Africa declare their first innings at 620/4
- De Villiers, Kallis pile agony on India in Centurion Test (Lunch report)
- Sreesanth ‘verbally abused’ by spectator during Centurion Test
- Unbeaten centuries from Kallis and Amla agonise India (Roundup)
- South Africa at 366/2 at end of play