Half-centuries by Ravikumar Samarth and Karun Nair saw them lead India A to a six-wicket victory against the South Africa A team on Day Four of the second and last Cricket South Africa (CSA) Four-Day series in Potchefstroom on Tuesday.
Opening batsmen, Ravikumar Samarth and Sudip Chatterjee shared a 106-run partnership, giving India A a solid foundation in response to the South Africa A teams 322-run, first innings total on day two of the second and last four-day match in Potchefstroom on Sunday.
It took just 25 minutes for Junior Dala to dispatch the required four wickets for the South Africa A team to win the first Cricket South Africa (CSA) Four-Day match against India A by 235 runs at Assupol Tuks Oval in Pretoria on Tuesday.
Beuran Hendricks and Dane Piedt took six wickets between them to bundle out India A for 120 runs in 39 overs on Day Two of the first Cricket South Africa (CSA) Four-Day match of the two-match series at Assupol Tuks Oval in Pretoria on Sunday.
Shreyas Iyer hit an unbeaten 131-ball 140 runs to lead India A to a seven-wicket victory over South Africa A in the Cricket South Africa (CSA) One-Day Triangular Series final at Assupol Tuks Oval in Pretoria on Tuesday.
A strong, all-round performance by the South Africa A team saw them take home a third bonus point win when they beat Afghanistan A in the last round-robin match of the One-Day Triangular Series at Assupol Tuks Oval on Saturday.
The South Africa A team’s second encounter against India A ended in nail-biting fashion, with the latter eventually clinching victory by one wicket in match five of the One-Day Triangular Series at Assupol Tuks Oval in Pretoria on Thursday.
Reeza Hendricks smashed an unbeaten 145-ball 173 runs and Tabraiz Shamsi took four wickets for just 19, giving the South Africa A team their second consecutive, bonus-point victory in the One-Day triangular series, this time against Afghanistan A in Pretoria on Sunday.
South Africa A one-day captain Khaya Zondo is looking forward to the high-quality cricket that the next few weeks will hold as they prepare to take on India A in their Tri-Angular Series opener at Groenkloof in Pretoria on Wednesday.