IND vs SA: Is KL Rahul Playing Today’s India vs South Africa 3rd T20I? Here’s the update

Updated on: Oct 4, 2022 9:57 am IST

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    KL Rahul IND vs SA: The Men in Blue registered a brilliant 16-run victory over South Africa in a massive run-fest 2nd T20I game on Sunday after their convincing 8-wicket win in the first T20I encounter. India have now secured an unassailable lead of 2-0 in the three-match T20I series and the final T20I game will be taking place at the Holkar Cricket Stadium in Indore on 4 October, 2022. The Rohit Sharma-led Indian team will be playing their last international match on Tuesday before the ICC T20 World Cup 2022.

    IND vs SA: Is KL Rahul Playing Today’s India vs South Africa 3rd T20I? Here’s the update

    One of the senior BCCI official has stated that both KL Rahul and Virat Kohli have been rested for the third and final India vs South Africa T20I encounter schedule to begin on Tuesday. Rahul was named the Player of the Match for his amazing innings of 57 runs off only 28 deliveries that consisted of 5 fours and 4 sixes during the second T20I win against South Africa. The right-handed opener has scored a total of 4 impressive half-centuries in his last 6 T20I innings. The Indian team management has decided to give both Rahul and Virat a couple of days off before the team takes the flight to Australia for the ICC T20 World Cup 2022 on Thursday.

    “Yes, both Virat and Rahul have been rested from the final T20I,” said a BCCI official.

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    India Playing 11

    1. Rohit Sharma (C)
    2. Rishabh Pant (wk)
    3. Shreyas Iyer
    4. Suryakumar Yadav
    5. Dinesh Karthik
    6. Axar Patel
    7. Deepak Chahar
    8. Harshal Patel
    9. Ravichandran Ashwin/Yuzvendra Chahal
    10. Mohammed Siraj
    11. Arshdeep Singh

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    India vs South Africa 2022 Schedule

    Date Format Match Time Venue Result
    28 September, 2022 1st T20I India vs South Africa 7 PM IST Greenfield International Stadium, Thiruvananthapuram India won by 8 wickets
    2 October, 2022 2nd T20I India vs South Africa 7 PM IST Barsapara Cricket Stadium, Guwahati India won by 16 runs
    4 October, 2022 3rd T20I India vs South Africa 7 PM IST Holkar Cricket Stadium, Indore TBA
    6 October, 2022 1st ODI India vs South Africa 1:30 PM IST JSCA International Stadium, Ranchi TBA
    9 October, 2022 2nd ODI India vs South Africa 1:30 PM IST Bharat Ratna Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee Ekana Cricket Stadium, Lucknow TBA
    11 October, 2022 3rd ODI India vs South Africa 1:30 PM IST Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi TBA

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