The strong batting line up of India once again crumbled against the deadly bowling of the Proteas in the second innings as the hosts won the 2nd Test easily.
The middle order batsman of South Africa, Jacques Kallis, hammered a century in his final Test and brought the home side in a winning position against India.
Jacques Kallis was playing a memorable innings in his last Test by providing a solid stand of 127 runs with AB de Villiers who also scored fifty plus runs.
The historic centuries from AB de Villiers and Faf du Plessis provided a strong fifth wicket partnership of 205 runs that resulted the game in a draw vs. India.
The Indian side anticipates the repetition of the first innings by their bowlers in the second one that can win them the first Test vs. South Africa.
The Indian pacers dismantled the first innings of South Africa within limits whereas Cheteshwar Pujara blasted a ton with a nice assistance from Virat Kohli.
The top order star batsman of India, Virat Kohli, blasted his 5th Test century and lifted his side when the others found it hard to score vs. South Africa.
The debutants, Bilawal Bhatti along with Anwar Ali, lifted the visiting Green Caps in batting, bowling and won the opening match vs. South Africa.
The bowlers have brought their respective countries to tremendous wins by the art of their spin or fast bowling and have played a vital role in ICC Champions Trophy.
Quite a number of batsmen have taken part in the ICC Champions Trophy /ICC Knock Out tournaments ever since its inception in 1998 but few of them have glittered.