India’s ongoing tour of South Africa has been nothing short of entertainment with both sides playing some brilliant cricket in the Test series. And much to the delight of all fans, the action won’t stop! After the series decider in Cape Town, the two nations will then lock horns in a 3-match ODI series in what is expected to be another few days of enthralling white-ball cricket.
Here is everything you need to know about the series:
What is the schedule of ODI series?
It will be a 3-match series and the fixtures are as follows:
1st ODI – January 19 (Wednesday)
2nd ODI – January 21 (Friday)
3rd ODI – January 23 (Sunday)
At what time are the matches scheduled to begin?
All the three matches of the ODI series between India and South Africa will be day games and are scheduled to begin at IST 2 PM onwards.
Where will the series be held?
The first two matches of the series will take place at Boland Park in Paarl before the action shifts to Newlands (Cape Town) for the final match.
What are the squads of both sides?
South Africa: Temba Bavuma (captain), Keshav Maharaj (vice-captain), Quinton de Kock (wicketkeeper), Zubayr Hamza, Marco Jansen, Janneman Malan, Sisanda Magala, Aiden Markram, David Miller, Lungi Ngidi, Wayne Parnell, Andile Phehlukwayo, Dwaine Pretorius, Kagiso Rabada, Tabraiz Shamsi, Rassie van der Dussen, Kyle Verreynne.
India: KL Rahul (captain), Jasprit Bumrah (vice-captain), Shikhar Dhawan, Ruturaj Gaekwad, Virat Kohli, Surya Kumar Yadav, Shreyas Iyer, Venkatesh Iyer, Rishabh Pant (wk), Ishan Kishan (wk), Yuzvendra Chahal, Ravichandran Ashwin, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Deepak Chahar, Prasidh Krishna, Shardul Thakur, Mohammed Siraj, Navdeep Saini, Jayant Yadav (replacement of Washington Sundar).
Where can you watch live telecast of the series in India?
All the matches of the India-South Africa ODI series will be telecast live on the Star Sports Network.
Can the matches be streamed online in India?
Yes, the three matches can be streamed online in India. Fans can stream it either on www.hotstar.com or Hotstar application.
Where to check Live score updates of the ODI series?
SportsTiger is a one-stop destination to get live score updates for all three matches of the series. The fans can download the SportsTiger application, which is available on Google Play Store and iOS App Store. There will be live ball-by-ball commentary available on the app while all the latest happenings around the matches will also be available at www.sportstiger.com.