Cape Town. The Indian team, which started with a win in the 3-match Test series, lost both the last matches and lost the series as well. South Africa defeated India by seven wickets on the fourth day in the third and final Test to take the three-match series 2-1. India had given a target of 212 runs to South Africa, which the hosts achieved for the loss of three wickets.
Keegan Pietersen scored the highest 82 runs for South Africa. India got off to a great start by winning the first Test at Centurion by 113 runs but lost the second match by seven wickets in Johannesburg. In this way, India lost the Test series in South Africa for the seventh time. A three-match ODI series will now be played between the two teams from January 19.