India in SA

Pujara rates India's chances

2013-12-24 17:30
Cheteshwar Pujara (AFP)

Durban - South Africa's negative batting tactics at the end of the first Test showed a lack of confidence in their lower batting order and was something the visitors could draw confidence from, Indian batsman Cheteshwar Pujara said on Tuesday.

"Just AB De Villiers and Faf Du Plessis were able to score big runs.

"Apart from them no one got big totals. So it’s a positive sign for us.

"On that wicket, there wasn’t much help for the spinners so I don’t want to rate anybody but I think we batted well. Indians are known to bat well against spinners."

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