The first Test match between India and South Africa was played at Centurion. The Indian team won the match by 113 runs. It has thus won the first Test of the series after nearly 15 years on South African soil.
Also, Virat Kohli became the first captain to win 2 Tests in South Africa. The Indian team also became the first Asian team to beat South Africa in Centurion. KL Rahul scores 7th Test century Mohammad Sami took 200 wickets and topped the list of Indian record bowlers.
These achievements aside, the ICC has fined the winning Indian team. It has been announced that the slow bowling against South Africa will reduce one point for the Test championship and 20 per cent of players’ salaries will be deducted.
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