India beat SA to clinch series


India on Sunday scripted history by defeating South Africa by an innings and 137 runs in the second Test in Pune.

This was India’s 11th successive Test series win at home and broke Australia’s record of 10 series wins in a row at home in the oldest format.

SA were all out for 189 runs in the second innings. Umesh Yadav and Ravindra Jadeja took three wickets.

Earlier, India declared their first innings on 695 for five with Virat Kohli’s 254 (not out) runs. SA were bundled out for 275 in the first innings.

India lead the series 2-0 with the last match to be played in Ranchi from October 19. Virat Kohli has been declared as Man of the Match.

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