The last test match is playing at Ranchi cricket ground where the Indian team has reached in the strong condition from where India will win this test match also in 4th day. India scored 497/9 in its first innings and did all out first innings of the South Africa team on 162 runs. India was in the lead of 335 runs against the opposition team. After that, captain Virat Kohli decided to give follow-on to south Africa. This was the eighth time when Captain Virat Kohli gave follow-on to the opposition team.
Now, Kohli has become the Indian captain who gave the most number of follow-ons to the opposition team and also Kohli broke the record of former Indian captain Mohammed Azharuddin who had given follow-on 7 times to the opposition team. This is the 51st test match of king Kohli as a captain. On the other side, Azhar had captaincy in 47 test matches while Mahendra Singh Dhoni has given five times follow-on in his 60 matches and Sourabh Ganguly had given four times follow-on in his 49 matches.
India was in the lead of 335 runs against South Africa on Monday. On the basis of first innings, this is the second biggest lead of India against the South Africa team. Before this, India had led 347 runs against South Africa in the Kolkata test match in the 2009-2010 series.
Umesh Yadav is the hero of first innings who took 3 wickets against South Africa while Shami took 2 wickets and Shahbaz Nadeem who is playing his first test match also took 2 wickets.
South Africa is under pressure now because they have also lost 8 wickets in their second innings. So, most probably this match will end in the first session of the fourth day and India will win this match and a clean sweep in test series.