IND vs SA: It is the Super Sunday as we have India and South Africa playing the last and final match of the One Day Internationals Series between the two nations. The series is level at 2-2 and it is the ultimate decider. South Africa won the first and third ODIs by 5 runs and 18 runs respectively whereas India won the second and fourth ODIs by 22 and 35 runs respectively. Quiton de Cock and AB de Villiers are the consistent scorers for South Africa, both averaging over 70 whereas Sharma, Kohli and Dhoni are top scorers for India, all averaging over 50. India will meed to bowl well as South Africa have a very strong batting line-up and also bat well as the Proteas have a very good bowling attack as well, South Africans are an overall balanced team and are very dangerous and they have proven as they have made life hell for the Indian players as they won the T20 series and have won 2 OdIs as well. India will have to play with all they have got in order to win the match and win the series and show that they are not a side who you can take lightly.
India Vs South Africa Highlights
Ind vs SA, South Africa Highlights
South Africa 438/4 (50.0 ov)
|South Africa innings (50 overs maximum)||R||B||4s||6s||SR|
|Q de Kock†||c Kohli b Raina||109||87||17||1||125.28|
|HM Amla||c †Dhoni b MM Sharma||23||13||5||0||176.92|
|F du Plessis||retired hurt||133||115||9||6||115.65|
|AB de Villiers*||c †Dhoni b Kumar||119||61||3||11||195.08|
|DA Miller||not out||22||12||3||0||183.33|
|F Behardien||c Raina b Harbhajan Singh||16||10||0||2||160|
|D Elgar||not out||5||2||1||0||250|
|Extras||(lb 2, w 9)||11|
|Total||(4 wickets; 50 overs)||438||(8.76 runs per over)|
Q de Kock and F du Plessis along with AB de Villiers remains thatzthe star of the match of Ind vs SA by scoring a whooping target of 109,133 and 119 runs respectively. On the India’s side, B Kumar underperformed giving 106 runs to SA in just 10 overs. However its also a fact that Virat Kohli and MS Dhoni have played out their responsibilities well.
India Vs South Africa, India highlights
India 224 (36.0 ov)
|India innings (Target: 439 runs from 50 overs)||R||B||4s||6s||SR|
|RG Sharma||c Imran Tahir b Abbott||16||20||3||0||80|
|S Dhawan||c Amla b Rabada||60||59||8||0||101.69|
|V Kohli||c †de Kock b Rabada||7||6||0||1||116.66|
|AM Rahane||c Behardien b Steyn||87||58||9||3||150|
|SK Raina||b Rabada||12||13||1||1||92.3|
|MS Dhoni*†||b Imran Tahir||27||29||3||0||93.1|
|AR Patel||c Miller b Steyn||5||8||0||0||62.5|
|Harbhajan Singh||c sub (CH Morris) b Steyn||0||4||0||0||0|
|B Kumar||c Miller b Imran Tahir||1||8||0||0||12.5|
|A Mishra||lbw b Rabada||4||7||1||0||57.14|
|MM Sharma||not out||0||4||0||0||0|
|Extras||(lb 1, w 4)||5|
|Total||(all out; 36 overs)||224||(6.22 runs per over)|
Shikhar Dhawan has played the match exceptionally high in comparison of the other team, Virat and Dhoni have also played well in terms of feilding. People have more expectations from Virat Kohli in this match, however he have disappointed in the feilding part with just a score of 7 runs.
India vs South Africa Match Information
Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
Overview of Ind vs SA
India played South Africa in the fourth ODI at the MA Chidambaram in Chennai and won by 35 runs to keep the series alive by making it 2-2. India batted first and made 299/5 in the given 50 overs. Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan opened the batting for India but both went very cheaply as Sharma made 21 runs off 19 balls and Dhawan made 7. Kohli was the hero of the match as he made 138 runs off 140 balls with 6 fours and 5 sixes, Rahane and Raina also chipped in with 45 and 53 runs helping Kohli on the way to 299. All over India batted well to make the total which South Africa fell short by 35 runs. Every South African conceded a lot of runs with Kagiso Rabada being the pick of the bowlers with 3-54 in his 10 overs and Dale Staeyn also took 3 wickets but gave 61 runs in the 10 overs he had.
Quinton de Cock and Hashim Amla opened of South Africa but Amla was back at the pavilions with just 7 runs on the score board but Quitnon played well but unfortunately got out on 43 runs. AB de Villiers was the batsmen who played almost till the end making 112 runs 107 balls with 10 fours and 2 sixes but as soon as he got out the Indian bowlers were very quick to get the other players out and won the match comfortably by 35 runs.
Predicted Line-up in Ind v SA Match
MS Dhoni, Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli, Amit Mishra, Ajinkya Rahane, Rohit Sharma, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Axar Patel, Suresh Raina, Mohit Sharma, Harbhajan Singh
Faf du Plessis, Hashim Amla, Farhaan Behardien, Quinton de Kock, AB de Villiers, Dean Elgar, Imran Tahir, Kagiso Rabada, Morne Morkel,Aaron Phangiso, Dale Steyn, Jean-Paul Duminy
Match Result Prediction
Nothing could be said for this match so just sit back and enjoy the action.
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