South Africa beat India by three wickets

Nagpur: South Africa beat India by three wickets in their group B cricket World Cup match at VCA stadium here today.

Brief Scores:

India: 296 all out in 48.4 overs. (Sachin Tendulkar 111, Virender Sehwag 73, Gautam Gambhir 69; Dale Steyn 5/50).

South Africa: 300 for seven in 49.4 overs. (Jacques Kallis 69, Hashim Amla 61, A B deVilliers 52; Harbhajan Singh 3/53).

South Africa innings: G Smith c Tendulkar b Khan 16

H Amla c Dhoni b H Singh 61

J Kallis run out 69

AB de Villiers c Kohli b H Singh 52

JP Duminy st Dhoni b H Singh23

F du Plessis not out 25

M van Wyk lbw b Patel 5

J Botha c sub (S Raina)b Patel 23

R Peterson not out 18

Extras (LB-7, W-1) 8

Total (For 7 wickets in 49.4 overs) 300

Fall of wickets: 1-41, 2-127, 3-173, 4-223, 5-238, 6-247, 7-279.

Bowling: Z Khan 10-0-43-1, A Nehra 8.4-0-65-0, M Patel 10-0-65-2, Y Pathan 4-0-20-0, Yuvraj Singh 8-0-47-0, Harbhajan Singh 9-0-53-3.