5 Jan 2011

Tendulkar scores 51st test century

7:07 am on 5 January 2011

The third and deciding cricket test between South Africa and India in Capetown is evenly poised after the third day which saw Sachin Tendulkar score his 51st test century.

Tendulkar made 146 as India was dismissed for 364, giving them a first innings lead of just two runs.

Spinner Harbhajan Singh then claimed two late wickets as the hosts reached 52 for two in their second innings.

The series is tied 1-1.