South Africa were reduced to 11-2 at stumps after a successful day in the field for the visitors looking to level the series.
Earlier, spinner Simon Harmer picked four wickets to dismiss India for 215 with Murali Vijay's 40 being the top score on a spinning deck.
South Africa 11 for 2 trail India 215 (Vijay 40, Harmer 4-78, Morkel 3-35) by 204 runs.
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