India and South Africa are set to lock horns in an upcoming Test series. The IND vs SA Test series comprises three games. The 1st Test begins on December 26 at SuperSport Park in Centurion. Virat Kohli will lead the Indian team in the Test series while South Africa will be led by Dean Elgar.
If we take a look at India’s tours to South Africa in the past, the Indian team does not have a great record while playing the Test series in South Africa. While playing on South African soil, India have played 61 Tests, winning 18 and losing 34 while 7 ended in a draw. However, few Indian batsmen have good batting records in IND vs SA Test encounters. Here we take a look at 5 Indian batters with the most runs in IND vs SA Tests while playing in South Africa.
IND vs SA: 5 Indian Batters With The Most Runs In Tests In South Africa
5. Sourav Ganguly- 506 Runs
Former Indian skipper Sourav Ganguly takes the 5th spot in this list. The current BCCI president has smacked 506 runs in IND vs SA Test encounters in South Africa. With 506 runs in 16 innings, the former left-handed batsman owns an average of 36.14. Ganguly also slammed 4 half-centuries, the highest of which was a 73-run knock.