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Updated: February 7, 2010 17:05 IST

South Africa declares innings at 558/6; India 25/0

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South African batsmen Hashim Amla (R) and Jacques Kallis cross for a run on the first day of the first Test match against India at the VCA stadium in Nagpur on Saturday.
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South African batsmen Hashim Amla (R) and Jacques Kallis cross for a run on the first day of the first Test match against India at the VCA stadium in Nagpur on Saturday.

India was 25-0 in its first innings at stumps on day two, after South Africa declared its first innings at 558-6 in the first Test at Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium.

Scoreboard

Graeme Smith b Khan 6

Ashwell Prince c Dhoni b Khan 0

Hashim Amla not out 253

Jacques Kallis c Vijay b Singh 173

A.B. de Villiers c Badrinath b Sehwag 53

Jean—Paul Duminy lbw b Singh 9

Mark Boucher c Mishra b Khan 39

Extras: (8b, 8lb, 9nb) 25

TOTAL: (for 6 wickets declared) 558.

Overs: 176.

Fall of wickets: 1—5, 2—6, 3—346, 4—454, 5—476, 6—554.

Did not bat: Paul Harris, Dale Steyn, Morne Morkel, Wayne Parnell.

Bowling: Zaheer Khan 31—7—96—3 (4nb), Ishant Sharma 28—4—85—0, Harbhajan Singh 46—1—166—2, Amit Mishra 53—5—140—0 (5nb), Virender Sehwag 18—1—55—1. India, 1st Innings=

Gautam Gambhir not out 12

Virender Sehwag not out 9

Extras: (4b) 4

TOTAL: (for no wicket) 25.

Overs: 4

Still to bat: Murali Vijay, Sachin Tendulkar, Subramaniam Badrinath, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Wriddhiman Saha, Harbhajan Singh, Zaheer Khan, Amit Mishra, Ishant Sharma.

Bowling: Dale Steyn 2—0—8—0, Morne Morkel 2—0—13—0.

Umpires: Ian Gould, England, and Steve Davis, Australia.

TV Umpire: Amish Saheba, India. Match Referee: Andy Pycroft, Zimbabwe.

Toss: won by South Africa.

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