South Africa vs India

5th ODI, Momentum ODI series

Crushed at the Wanderers, India will look to put brakes on the South African counter-attack before it becomes a threat to stall their pursuit of a maiden ODI series win in South Africa when the two teams lock horns in the 5th ODI at St George’s Park in Port Elizabeth. South Africa finally broke the shackles to infuse life into the series, courtesy the fireworks from Heinrich Klaasen, David Miller and Andile Phehlukwayo. India lead the six-match series 3-1.

 

Match Details:

When: February 13, 04:30 PM IST

Where: St George’s Park, Port Elizabeth

 

South Africa Team News:

South Africa is most likely to take the field with the winning XI combination of the Wanderers.

Probable XI

Jean-Paul Duminy, Hashim Amla, AB de Villiers, Morne Morkel, David Miller, Chris Morris, Aiden Markram (c), Kagiso Rabada, Andile Phehlukwayo, Lungisani Ngidi, Heinrich Klaasen (wk)

Squad

Jean-Paul Duminy, Hashim Amla, AB de Villiers, Morne Morkel, David Miller, Chris Morris, Aiden Markram (c), Kagiso Rabada, Andile Phehlukwayo, Lungisani Ngidi, Heinrich Klaasen (wk), Imran Tahir, Farhaan Behardien, Khaya Zondo, Tabraiz Shamsi

Key Players

  • Onus will be on AB de Villiers to take South Africa home.
  • Kagiso Rabada, Hashim Amla and Jean-Paul Duminy are among others who can play a big part.

 

India Team News:

India would like to take Wanderers ODI off their mind. They are likely to go in with the same XI.

Probable XI

MS Dhoni (wk), Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli (c), Shikhar Dhawan, Ajinkya Rahane, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Shreyas Iyer, Hardik Pandya

Squad

MS Dhoni (wk), Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli (c), Shikhar Dhawan, Ajinkya Rahane, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Shreyas Iyer, Hardik Pandya, Dinesh Karthik, Manish Pandey, Kedar Jadhav, Mohammed Shami, Shardul Thakur, Axar Patel

Key Players

  • Virat Kohli and Shikhar Dhawan have done bulk of scoring for India.
  • Yuzvendra Chahal and Kuldeep Yadav can trouble the South African batsmen. The two spinners have picked 12 wickets each in 4 matches.

 

India Fantasy Prediction:

South African would fancy their chances after win in the last ODI. We advise you to pick a balanced side.

 

Note: The SA vs IND match preview is based on our research and news sourced from various sources. You can select your own playing XI basis the team news and squads listed above.

 

*If there happen to be any changes, we will update them at 11:00 AM tomorrow.

 

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