India tour of South Africa 2021-22 — 1st ODI

India tour of South Africa 2021-22 ODI Series

South Africa vs India ODI series 2021

1st ODI:

First ODI of the series of 3 ODI matches between South Africa and India is going to be played at the Boland Park, Paarl on January 19th 2022.

South Africa  vs India History:

Overall:

Series:

This is going to be the twelfth bilateral series between the teams, The host won 5 times. The visiting team won 5 times, as well. 1 series concluded as a draw.

The longest streak without a draw between the teams is 7 series in a span of 15 years, from 2006-07 to present, where South Africa won 4 times and India won 3 times.

The most consecutive winning streak for South Africa against India was 3 series from 2010-11 to 2017-18.

The longest unbeaten streak for South Africa against India was 3 series from 2010-11 to 2017-18.

The most consecutive winning streak for India against South Africa was 2 series from 2007 to 2010-11.

The longest unbeaten streak for India against South Africa was 2 series (twice) from 1999-2000 to 2006-07 and from 2007 to 2010-11.

Last 5 (completed) series results of South Africa against India are LWWWL.

India vs South Africa ODI series 2020 – 1st ODI

Matches:

The teams completed 84 meetings in the longest format of limited overs cricket, till date. The host won 46 times, whereas the opponent won 35 times. 3 matches were called off without any result (No Result).

The most consecutive winning streak for South Africa against India was 7 ODIs from 1995 to 1996.

The longest unbeaten streak for South Africa against India was 7 ODIs from 1995 to 1996.

The most consecutive winning streak for India against South Africa was 4 ODIs (twice) from 2007 to 2010 and from 2017 to 2018.

The longest unbeaten streak for India against South Africa was 4 ODIs (twice) from 2007 to 2010 and from 2017 to 2018.

Last 5 (completed) match results of South Africa against India are LLLWL.

First eleven of the Indian Squad

South African Backyard:

Series:

This is going to be the sixth bilateral series between the teams, The host won 4 times. The visiting team won once.

The longest streak without a draw between the teams is 5 series in a span of 29 years, from 1992-93 to present, where South Africa won 4 times and India won 1 time.

The most consecutive winning streak for South Africa against India was 4 series from 1992-93 to 2017-18.

The longest unbeaten streak for South Africa against India was 4 series from 1992-93 to 2017-18.

The most consecutive winning streak for India against South Africa was 1 series in 2017-18.

The longest unbeaten streak for India against South Africa was 1 series in 2017-18.

Last 5 (completed) series results of South Africa against India are LWWWW.

Matches:

The teams completed 34 meetings in the longest format of limited overs cricket, till date. The host won 22 times, whereas the opponent won 10 times. 2 matches were called off without any result (No Result).

The most consecutive winning streak for South Africa against India was 7 ODIs from 2001 to 2011.

The longest unbeaten streak for South Africa against India was 7 ODIs from 2001 to 2011.

The most consecutive winning streak for India against South Africa was 3 ODIs from 2018 to 2018.

The longest unbeaten streak for India against South Africa was 4 ODIs from 2013 to 2018.

Last 5 (completed) match results of South Africa against India are LLWLL.

Points and Rankings:

The series is the comparison between the fifth rank (South Africa (98)) and fourth rank (India (113)) teams. The host is 15 points behind the visitors.

The Home Team:

The team completed 635 games in the format. Out of them, the team won 388 times and lost 221 times. 6 games resulted in a tie. 20 outings were called off without any result (No Result).

In case, the host will win the series by 3-nil, then the host will earn 7 points without any impact in the rank, but in case of losing the series with 3 defeats, then the team will lose the 3 points without any impact in the rank. 

If the team will lose the series with the margin of 2 defeats, then the team will lose 2 points without any impact in the rank. In case of winning the series with the winning margin of 2, the team will earn 5 points without any impact in the rank.

If the team will lose the series with the margin of 1 defeat, then the team will lose 0 to 1 point without any impact in the rank. In case of winning the series with the winning margin of 1, the team will earn 3 to 4 points without any impact in the rank. 

Drawing the series will help the team to gain 1 to 2 points without any impact in the rank.

Last 5 (completed) match results of South Africa are LWLWL.

Sri Lanka vs South Africa ODI series 2021-22 – 3rd ODI

The Visiting Team:

The team completed 996 games in the format. Out of them, the team won 518 times and lost 428 times. 9 games resulted in a tie. 41 outings were called off without any result (No Result).

In case, the visiting team will win the series by 3-nil, then the team will earn 3 points and a (1) rank in the position, but in case of losing the series with 3 defeats, then the team will lose 5 points without any impact in the rank. 

If the team will lose the series with the margin of 2 defeats, then the team will lose 3 points without any impact in the rank. In case of winning the series with the winning margin of 2, the team will earn 2 points without any impact in the rank.

If the team will lose the series with the margin of 1 defeat, then the team will lose 2 points without any impact in the rank. In case of winning the series with the winning margin of 1, the team may gain 0 to 1 point without any impact in the rank. 

Drawing the series will cause the team to lose a (1) point without any impact in the rank.

Last 5 (completed) match results of India are LWWWL.

Sri Lanka vs India ODI series 2021 – 3rd ODI

The First Outing:

The result of the match will impact the team’s points, as if the result will go in favor of the host then the home side will gain 3 points without any impact in the rank, whereas the opponent will lose a couple (2) of points without any impact in the rank. On the other hand, in case of a reverse result, the visiting team will gain a (1) point without any impact in the rank and the home team will lose a (1) point without any impact in the rank.

Venue Weather:

Weather forecast of Paarl shows the weather would be sunny and clear throughout the match. There is almost no chance of rain, as the precipitation percentage would be 0%. The temperature would be between 22-33 Celsius. The wind would be between 9 – 17 km/h. The speed of wind and the temperature would fluctuate throughout the game.

Boland Park, Paarl

Toss and Pitch:

Teams preferred to bat first after winning the toss, which happened 9 times out of 13 played games, and the selection favor the teams, as the teams won 5 times and lost 3 times. 1 game, the inaugural match, resulted in a tie 

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, when the team chose to bat first, are WLWWL.

South Africa vs Australia ODI series 2020 – 1st ODI

On the other hand, the teams who chose to field first, won 2 times and lost 2 times, also.

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, when the team chose to field first, are LWLW -.

Overall, 7 times the teams won the toss, won the matches and lost 5 times.

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, while winning the toss, are WLLWW.

Particularly, for South Africa, the team won the toss 2 times in the 7 games and won both the times and never lost, till date.

Last 5 (completed) match results of South Africa at the venue, while winning the toss, are WW – – -.

The home team never lost a match after winning the toss, till date.

The host never chose to field after winning the toss, till date.

Last 5 (completed) match results of South Africa at the venue, while losing the toss, are WWLWW.

The visiting team never won the match, after choosing to bat first, till date.

The first batting team won the match 7 times. Whereas, the teams, who batted second, won the match 5 times.

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, while the team bat first, are WLWLW.

Score:

The lowest defended total was 205 runs in 2003, and the highest successful chase was 248 runs in 2001.

The first innings lowest total was 36 runs in 2003 and the highest total was 353 runs in 2017. For the second innings, the lowest total was 43 runs (completed innings) in 2012 and the highest was 250 runs in 2001.

The batting average of the first innings is 30.19 and 24.27 is for the second innings.

ODI History Between the Teams at the Venue:

Both the teams never faced each other at the venue. The upcoming encounter will be the first between the teams.

Last 5 (completed) match results of South Africa against India at the venue are – – – – -.

Teams’ ODI History at Venue:

The Home Side:

The home side has an excellent record at the venue, as the team won 6 times with just a (1) loss out of 7 outings.

Last 5 (completed) match results of South Africa at the venue are WWWLW.

The Visiting Side:

The visiting team has a dream record, as the team won twice and never lost, till date, with a (1) tie in 3 outings.

Last 5 (completed) match results of India at the venue are WWT – -.

Selected XI for both the Teams:

South Africa:

The home side would like to come with a (1) pacer and a (1) spinner combination, as the teams an all-rounder with pace and a couple (2) of bowling all-rounders with pace.

South Africa Eleven: Q. de Kock, J. Malan, T. Bavuma, A. Markram, R. van der Dussen, D. Miller, G. Linde, A. Phehlukwayo, M. Jansen, L. Ngidi, T. Shamsi

 India:

The visiting team would like to come with 3 pacers and a spinner combination, as the team has an (1) all-rounder with pace and a bowling all-rounder with spin.

India Eleven: KL. Rahul, S. Dhawan, V. Kohli, S. Yadav, R. Pant, V. Iyer, R. Ashwin, B. Kumar, D. Chahar, J. Bumrah, Y. Chahal 

*Notes: the result of the most recent match is at the left.

*Notes: D means draw in “last five series results”.

*Notes: T means tie in “last five match results”.

*Notes: “*” means the match was tied but the match was resulted through one over eliminator.

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