India beat South Africa by 203 runs in the opening test at Visakhapatnam to take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series. India dismissed South Africa for 191 runs in their second innings on the fifth and final day yesterday. Defending a 395-run target, India rode on bowling exploits of Ravindra Jadeja and Mohammed Shami to complete the win. Shami took five wickets while Jadeja scalped four. The Proteas were bundled out for 191 post lunch after resuming at the overnight score of 11 for one. On Saturday, India declared their second innings setting a 395-run target for the visitors.