India vs South Africa, 3rd Test:- Team India will face South Africa in the third and last test match at Cape Town. The winning team in Cape Town will also capture the series. Indian captain Virat Kohli
The last match will be played at Cape Town ground.
The last match of the three-Test series between India and South Africa will be played at Cape Town. India played in Centurion. Defeated South Africa by 113 runs in the first test match. But in the second test match played in Johannesburg, South Africa’s team retaliated strongly and defeated India by 7 wickets. The series is tied at 1-1. Team India still has a golden chance to win the Test series for the first time on the soil of South Africa (IND vs SA). Indian captain Virat Kohli and head coach Rahul Dravid would like to create history on the Cape Town ground. However, India has not won any Test match at this ground to date.
India drew two matches on the field
Team India has played 5 Test matches so far in Cape Town. The Indian team has not tasted victory even once. India has drawn two matches on this ground. While in three he had to face a crushing defeat. The last time the Indian team played a Test match under the captaincy of Virat Kohli at this ground in the year 2018, it was defeated by 72 runs.
India played a Test match for the first time in January 1993 at Cape Town.
India played a Test match for the first time in January 1993 at the Cape Town ground. The match ended in a draw, thanks to the lethal bowling of Javagal Srinath and the half-century from Sachin Tendulkar. India played for the second time in 1997 under the captaincy of Sachin Tendulkar. In this match, despite the centuries of Sachin Tendulkar (169) and Mohammad Azharuddin (113), India lost by 282 runs. Team India’s head coach Rahul Dravid also lost on this ground as a captain. In 2007, South Africa defeated India by five wickets while chasing a target of 211 runs.
Was successful in drawing the test match here in the year 2011
Under the captaincy of Mahendra Singh Dhoni, the Indian team was successful in drawing the Test match here in the year 2011. Sachin Tendulkar scored 146 runs in this match. Apart from them, Gautam Gambhir saved India from defeat by scoring 93 runs in the first innings and 64 runs in the second innings. The last time the Indian team performed very poorly in Cape Town was in 2018. The team was bowled out for 209 in the first innings and 135 in the second innings. Hardik Pandya scored 93 runs in the first innings. Virat Kohli, Cheteshwar Pujara and Ajinkya Rahane were flops.