India’s incredible bowling show in the 2nd Test bundled out hosts South Africa for a mere 55, giving way to record setting performances.
Proteas registered their lowest Test total since 1932. Before this, South Africa’s lowest Test score was 36 against Australia.
South Africa’s total against India in the 2nd Test was the lowest ever a team has recorded in a home game in the last 125 years.
Proteas' batting was ripped apart by Siraj, setting the team’s second-worst first innings total. Previously, it was 58.
It was the lowest team total against India in Tests. The previous lowest was 62 by New Zealand in Mumbai in 2021
South Africa’s cold innings is now the 3rd-worst performance ever recorded in Cape Town, surpassing Zimbabwe’s 54 all out in 2005.
India restricted South Africa to their lowest-ever Test total against them. Before the 2nd Test in Cape Town, it was 79.