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Shami, Jadeja bowl India to 203-run win over South Africa

Fast bowler Mohammed Shami picked up a five-wicket haul while left-arm spinner Ravindra Jadeja took four in South Africa's second innings to bowl India to a comprehensive 203-run victory in the opening Test at Visakhapatnam on Sunday.

India dismissed South Africa for 191 runs in their second innings on the fifth and final day to win the opening Test by 203 runs here on Sunday. (Source: PTI)

Defending a 395-run target, India rode on bowling exploits of Ravindra Jadeja and Mohammed Shami to complete the win and help the team take a 1-0 lead in the three-Test series. (Source: PTI)

Shami took five wickets and Jadeja scalped four, while Ravichandran Ashwin took one to equal Sri Lankan great Muttiah Muralitharan in becoming the joint fastest to take 350 wickets. (Source: PTI)

Resuming at 11 for one, South Africa were reduced to 117 for 8 at lunch. (Source: PTI)

On Saturday, India declared their second innings at 323-4 in 67 overs to set an improbable 395-run target for South Africa. (Source: AP)

Earlier, the Proteas were bowled out for 431 in their first innings in reply to India's 502 for seven declared. (Source: AP)

Rohit Sharma became the first-ever batsman to score two centuries on debut as a Test opener after he reached the three-figure mark for the second time in Visakhapatnam. (Source: AP)

India's premier off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin became the joint fastest to take 350 wickets, matching Sri Lankan great Muttiah Muralitharan's feat in his 66th Test. (Source: PTI)