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Cape Town Test: The series left behind after dreaming of Team India .. The worst record in Cape Town – south africa win cape town test to remain unvanquished at home vs india





  • India loses Cape Town Test
  • South Africa won the three-Test series 2-1
  • TeamIndia have not won in Cape Town since 1992
  • The dream of an unfulfilled Test series for three decades

The Test series victory on South African soil remained a dream for TeamIndia. India have been waiting for a Test series win there for three decades. South Africa won the third Test at Cape Town 2-1 to retain the series.

The Indian team, which has toured South Africa nine times so far, has failed to win a Test series there at least once. The draw in 2011 was the only outstanding performance for India so far. The Indian team played its first Test match in Cape Town in 1992. The match ended in a draw and ended the series 0-1. After that, Team India lost to Safaris by 282 runs in 1997 in Cape Town. In 2007, they lost by 5 wickets. In 2011, India looked set to win in Cape Town. In that match, Sachin was able to score 146 runs .. Harbhajan Singh took seven wickets. But .. due to Kalis, the Indian team matched the match with a draw. Similarly, in 2018, India lost by 72 runs.

India won the first Test by 113 runs at Centurion in the last week of December. They lost by 7 wickets to South Africa in the second Test at Johannesburg last week. Cape Town recently won the series by 7 wickets in the Test.