South Africa vs India Only T20I 2006 Highlights

Cricket Highlights - South Africa vs India Only T20I 2006

Watch the highlights of South Africa vs India Only T20I 2006 - India tour of South Africa one & only first time Twenty20 international match played between India and South Africa at The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg in 01st December 2006.

South Africa vs India Only T20I 2006 Highlights
Dinesh Karthik sets up for a shot © AFP

A superb unbeaten 31 from Dinesh Karthik led to debutants India pulled off a last-ball thrilling six-wicket victory over South Africa and India registered the their historic first-ever T20I win in a low-scoring thriller of the one-off T20 international.

Match Stats :
  • Dinesh Karthik became the first Indian player to win the Man-of-the-match award on debut match.

South Africa scored 126-9 in 20 overs with top scorer by Albie Morkel cracked a 27 off 18-balls including 3-sixes and a four with strike rate of 150, Justin Kemp 22, Johan van der wath 21 and Graeme Smith 16.

India best bowler by Ajit Agarkar, Zaheer Khan both takes two-wickets, Sachin Tendulkar, Harbhajan Singh and Sreesanth each took one-wickets.

India chased 127-4 in 19.5 overs with top scorer by Dinesh Mongia struck 38 off 45-balls including 4-fours & a six.

Virender Sehwag cracked a 34 off 29-balls including 5-fours & a six and Dinesh Karthik 31 not out.

South Africa best bowler by Charl Langeveldt took 2-wickets and one for Robin Peterson.

Dinesh Karthik named Player of the match for his match-winning unbeaten 31-runs knocked off facing 28-balls including 3-fours and a six.