New Indian Express – Indian cricketers celebrate a wicket during the fourth ODI cricket match between South Africa and India in Port Elizabeth.

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  • Indian cricketers celebrate a wicket during the fourth ODI cricket match between South Africa and India in Port Elizabeth.
  • | APPORT ELIZABETH: India won a one-day series in South Africa for the first time, clinching that piece of history with a 73-run victory in the fifth game on Tuesday to lead 4-1 overall.
  • India’s victory was set up by 115 from opener Rohit Sharma — his first significant score of the tour — and sealed by wrist spinners Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal, the standout bowlers in the series.
  • India’s first success in an ODI contest in South Africa also came with a game to spare.
  • Sharma’s century, with 11 fours and four sixes, took India to 274-7 after being asked to bat first by South Africa.


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