February 28, 2024
India tour of South Africa 2023-24 ODI Series

India tour of South Africa 2023-24 — 2nd ODI

South Africa vs India ODI series 2023-24

2nd ODI:

Second ODI of the series of 3 ODI matches between South Africa and India is going to be played at the St George’s Park Cricket Ground, Gqeberha on December 19th 2023.

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The ODI will be played at the venue after almost 5 years from March 2019.

South Africa  vs India History:

Overall:

Series:

This is going to be the fourteenth bilateral series between the teams. The home team won 6 times and the visiting side also won 6 times. A (1) series was concluded as a draw.

The longest streak without a draw between the teams is 9 series in the span of 17 years from 2006-07 to present, in which the home side won 5 times and the opponent won 4 times.

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

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

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

The longest undefeated streak for India against South Africa was 2 series (twice) from 1999-00 to 2006-07 and from 2007 to 2010-11.

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

Matches:

The teams completed 92 meetings in the longest format of the limited overs cricket, till date. The home side won 50 times and the foreign side won 39 times. Three (3) games were called off with any result (No Result).

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

The longest undefeated streak for South Africa against India was 7 matches from 1995 to 1996.

The consecutive winning streak for India against South Africa was 4 matches (thrice) from 2007 to 2010, from 2017 to 2018 and from 2022 to present.

The longest undefeated streak for India against South Africa was 4 matches (thrice) from 2007 to 2010, from 2017 to 2018 and from 2022 to present.

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

@ Proteas Backyard:

Series:

This is going to be the seventh bilateral series between the teams, The host won 5 times. The visiting team won once.

The longest streak without a draw between the teams is 6 series in a span of 31 years, from 1992-93 to present, where South Africa won 5 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 WLWWW.

Matches:

The teams completed 38 meetings in the longest format of limited overs cricket, till date. The host won 25 times, whereas the opponent won 11 times. 2 match was 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 LWWWL.

Points and Rankings:

The series is the comparison between the third rank (South Africa (109)) and first rank (India (121)) teams. The host is 12 points behind the visitors.

The Home Team (South Africa):

The team completed 670 games in the format. Out of them, the team won 409 times and lost 234 times. 6 games resulted in a tie. 21 outings were called off without any result (No Result).

In case, the team will win the series by a margin of 3, then the team will earn five (5) points without any impact in the ranking, but in case of losing the series with 3 defeats, then the team will lose three (3) points with a (1) position in the ranking.

If the team will lose the series with the margin of 2 defeats, then the team will lose a couple (2) of points with a (1) position in the ranking. In case of winning the series with the winning margin of 2, the team will earn four (4) points without any impact in the ranking.

If the team will lose the series with the margin of 1 defeat, then the team will lose 0 – 1 point without any impact in the ranking. In case of winning the series with the winning margin of 1, the team will earn 2 – 3 points without any impact in the ranking.

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

Last 5 (completed) series results of South Africa are WWDWL.

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

Last 5 (completed) home series results of South Africa are WWDWL.

The team has never lost any series since 2021-22 at home.

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

The Visiting Team (India):

The team completed 1053 games in the format. Out of them, the team won 558 times and lost 442 times. 9 games resulted in a tie. 44 outings were called off without any result (No Result).

In case, the team will win the series by a margin of 3, then the team will earn a couple (2) of points without any impact in the ranking, but in case of losing the series with 3 defeats, then the team will lose three (3) points without any impact in the ranking.

If the team will lose the series with the margin of 2 defeats, then the team will lose a couple (2) of points without any impact in the ranking. In case of winning the series with the winning margin of 2, the team will gain a (1) point without any impact in the ranking.

If the team will lose the series with the margin of 1 defeat, then the team will lose 1 – 2 points without any impact in the ranking. In case of winning the series with the winning margin of 1, the team will neither gain nor lose either the points or the ranking.

Drawing the series will help the team to gain a (1) point without any impact in the ranking.

Last 5 (completed) series results of India are WWLWW.

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

Last 5 (completed) away series results of India are WLLWW.

Last 5 (completed) away match results of India are WWLWW.

The Second 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 a couple (2) of points without any impact in the ranking, whereas the opponent will lose a (1) point without any impact in the ranking. On the other hand, in case of a reverse result, the visiting team will gain a (1) point without any impact in the ranking and the home team will lose a (1) point with a (1) position in the ranking. In case of a tied match, the home side will gain a (1) point without any impact in the ranking, whereas the other team will neither gain nor lose either the points or the ranking.

Venue Weather:

Weather forecast of Gqeberha shows the weather would be mostly sunny till the early afternoon, then pretty sunny for an hour, then mostly sunny till the early evening and then pretty sunny and clear till the end of the engagement. There will be extremely less chances of rain, as the precipitation percentage would be between 1% to 7%. The temperature would be between 19 to 23 Celsius. The wind would be between 16 – 27 km/h. The speed of wind would fluctuate throughout the battle and the temperature would decrease gradually.

St George's Park, Gqeberha (Port Elizabeth)

Toss and Pitch:

Teams preferred to field first after winning the toss, which happened 27 times out of 42 played games, and the selection didn’t favor the teams, as the teams won 12 times and lost 14 times. One (1) game was called off without any result (No Result).

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

The sides never won the battle after choosing to bat first after winning the toss since 2011.

On the other hand, the teams who chose to bat first, won 7 times and lost 8 times.

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

The first batting team won the match 20 times. Whereas, the teams, who batted second, won the match 21 times.

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

The home side never won any outing while defending the target since 2011.

Overall, 19 times the teams won the toss, won the matches and lost 22 times.

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

The Home Side (South Africa):

Particularly, for South Africa, the team won the toss 21 times in the 35 games and won 12 times with 9 losses.

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

The team never won any outing after choosing to bat first since 2011.

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

The side has never lost any match after being sent to the field since 2002.

Score:

The lowest defended total was 179 runs in 2004, and the highest successful chase was 327 runs (5 balls remaining with 3 wickets in hand) in 2002.

The first innings lowest total was 119 runs in 2009 and the highest total was 335 runs in 2002. For the second innings, the lowest total was 112 runs (completed innings) in 2003 and the highest was 330 runs (5 balls remaining with 3 wickets in hand) in 2002.

The batting average of the first innings is 29.88 and 28.78 is for the second innings.

ODI History Between the Teams at the Venue:

Both the teams faced each other 5 times at the venue. The host won 4 times and the foreigners won 1 time.

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

The home side never lost any encounter after choosing to bat first after winning the toss against the visiting team, till date.

The foreign team never won an encounter after winning the toss against the host, till date.

Teams’ ODI History at Venue:

The Home Unit (South Africa):

The home side has a very good record at the venue, as the team won 21 times and 13 losses with an (1) N/R (No Result) out of 35 encounters.

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

The Visiting Unit (India):

The visiting team has a horrendous record. The team won 1 time and lost 5 times in 6 played outings.

Last 5 (completed) match results of India at the venue are WLLLL.

The side never won an outing after winning the toss, till date.

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

The side never won any outing after being sent to the field after losing the toss, till date.

The team won the only outing while defending the target after losing the toss.

Selected XI for both the Teams:

South Africa:

The side may go with an unchanged XI despite defeat.

South Africa Eleven: R. Hendricks, T. de Zorzi, R. van der Dussen, A. Markram, H. Klaasen, D. Miller, W. Mulder, A. Phehlukwayo, N. Burger, K. Maharaj, T. Shamsi

India:

The side may go with R. Patidar in place of S. Iyer.

India Eleven: R. Gaikwad, B. Sai Sudharsan, R. Patidar, T. Varma, KL. Rahul, S. Samson, A. Patel, A. Singh, A. Khan, K. Yadav, M. Kumar

*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.

*Notes: Images were taken from Google Search.

*Notes: https://www.livemint.com/sports/cricket-news/india-vs-south-africa-live-score-updates-1st-odi-cricket-match-17-dec-ind-vs-sa-miller-markram-rahul-rinku-johannesburg-11702737249812.html

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