India vs South Africa: Two to tango, Murali Vijay, Cheteshwar Pujara make merry at Durban

Murali Vijay (91) and Cheteshwar Pujara (58)  were at the crease when play was called off due to bad light. India were 181/1 in 61 overs and well poised to get a big score against South Africa in Durban.

updated: December 27, 2013 00:26 IST
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India rode on a second wicket unbroken partnership of 140 on day one of the second Test in Durban on Thursday. Vijay was nine runs short of his fourth Test century, while Pujara (58) looked good for back-to-back Test hundreds in South Africa when bad light stopped play. Vijay and Pujara were involved in several statistical highlights as follows:

# Cheteshwar Pujara took his run-aggregate in Tests this year to 785 at an average of 87.22, including three centuries and three fifties - the highest by an Indian player in 2013. (Highlights)

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