Colombo: After having put-in to bat by South Africa, India were off to dreadful start in the initial five overs in a must win game here at the R Premadasa stadium in Colombo. India were struggling at 30/2 with Gambhir and Kohli both back in dugout.
The super 8 game, that India needs to win by quite a margin, went well and truly in South Africa’s favour.
Morney Morkel struck an early blow as Gambhir opened gates for an incoming delivery that rattled the stumps.
Not much later, the in form Virat Kohli disturbed, on it’s way, a leg stump Jacques Kallis delivery which ended into the gloves of a diving AB de Villiers. Getting Kohli on just 2.
India were 30/2 in the first five.