May 18, 2024
India tour of South Africa 2023-24 T20I Series

India tour of South Africa 2023-24 — 3rd T20I

South Africa vs India T20I series 2023-24

3rd T20I:

Third and last T20I of the series of 3 T20I matches between South Africa and India is going to be played at the Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg on December 14th 2023.

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South Africa  vs India History:

Overall:

Series:

This is going to be the ninth bilateral series between the teams. The home side won 2 times and the visiting side won 4 times. A couple (2) of series resulted in a draw.

The longest streak without a draw between the teams is 5 series in the span of 13 years from 2006-07 to 2019-20, where the host won twice and the foreign side won thrice.

The consecutive winning streak for South Africa against India was 2 series from 2011-12 to 2017-18.

The longest undefeated streak for South Africa against India was 2 series (twice) from 2011-12 to 2017-18 and from 2019-20 to 2022-23.

The consecutive winning streak for India against South Africa was 2 series from 2006-07 to 2011-12.

The longest undefeated streak for India against South Africa was 4 series from 2017-18 to present.

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

The home team has never won any series against the visiting team since 2015-16.

Matches:

The teams completed 25 meetings in the shortest format of cricket, till date. The host won 14 times, whereas the opponent won 10 times. A (1) game was called off without any result (No Result).

The consecutive winning streak for India against South Africa was 2 matches (6 times) from 2006 to 2009, from 2010 to 2012, from 2012 to 2015, from 2018 to 2019 and from 2022 to 2022 (twice).

The longest undefeated streak for India against South Africa was 5 matches from 2022 to 2022.

The consecutive winning streak for South Africa against India was 3 matches (twice) from 2019 to 2022 and from 2022 to present.

The longest undefeated streak for South Africa against India was 3 matches (twice) from 2019 to 2022 and from 2022 to present.

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

@ Proteas Backyard:

Series:

This is going to be the fifth bilateral series between the teams. The home side won once and the visiting team won thrice.

The longest streak without a draw between the teams is 4 series in span of 17 years, from 2006-07 to present, in which the home team won once and the foreign side won thrice.

The consecutive winning streak for South Africa against India was 1 series in 2011-12.

The longest undefeated streak for South Africa against India was 1 series in 2011-12.

The consecutive winning streak for India against South Africa was 2 series from 2006-07 to 2011-12.

The longest undefeated streak for India against South Africa was 2 series from 2006-07 to 2011-12.

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

Matches:

The teams completed 8 meetings in the longest format of cricket, till date. The host won 3 times, whereas the opponent won 5 times.

The consecutive winning streak for South Africa against India was 1 match (thrice) in 2012, in 2018 and in 2023.

The longest undefeated streak for South Africa against India was 1 match (thrice) in 2012, in 2018 and in 2023.

The consecutive winning streak for India against South Africa was 3 matches from 2006 to 2012.

The longest undefeated streak for India against South Africa was 3 matches from 2006 to 2012.

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

Points and Rankings:

The series is the comparison between the sixth rank (South Africa (250)) and first rank (India (265)) teams. The host is 15 points behind the visitors.

The Home Team (South Africa):

The team played 172 T20Is. Out of them, the team won 97 times including a (1) win in a tied match and lost 72 times. 3 matches were called off without any result (No Result).

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

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

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

The home side has never won the series at home since 2018-19.

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

The Visiting Team (India):

The team completed 179 matches in the format. Out of them, the team won 95 times including a (1) win in a tied outing and lost 80 times including a couple (2) of defeats in a tied outing. 4 times, the plays were called off without any result (No Result).

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

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

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

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

The Third 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 with a couple (2) of positions 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 neither gain nor lose either the points or the ranking and the home team will lose a (1) point without any impact in the ranking. In case of tie, both the teams will neither gain nor lose either the points or the ranking.

Venue Weather:

Weather forecast of Gqeberha shows the weather would be pretty cloudy till the last hour of the game and then mostly cloudy till the end of the engagement. There will be less chances of rain, as the precipitation percentage would be between 20% to 24%. The temperature would be between 16 to 18 celsius. The wind would be between 8 – 22 km/h. The speed of wind and the temperature would decrease gradually.

The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg

Toss and Pitch:

Team preferred to bat first after winning the toss 8 times in 32 played games. The selection didn’t favor the teams, as the teams won 2 times and lost 6 times.

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

https://ibandhu.com/2021/04/12/south-africa-vs-pakistan-t20i-series-2020-21-2nd-t20i/

The teams never won any game after choosing to bat first after winning the toss since 2007.

On the other hand, the teams, who chose to field first, won 11 times and lost 13 times.

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

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The teams never chose to field first after winning the toss since 2020.

The teams never won any match after choosing to field first after winning the toss since 2016.

The first batting team won the match 15 times. Whereas, the teams, who batted second, won 17 times.

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

Overall, 13 times the teams won the toss, won the matches and lost 19 times.

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

The teams have never won a battle after winning the toss since 2016.

The Home Side (South Africa):

Particularly, for South Africa, the team won the toss 14 times in 24 played games. The team won 7 times and lost also 7 times.

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

The team never won an engagement after winning the toss since 2016.

The team never won an outing after choosing to field first after winning the toss since 2016.

The side never won an encounter after choosing to bat first after winning the toss since 2006.

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

The team never lost any engagement after being sent to the bat after losing the toss since 2016.

The team never lost any battle after being sent to the field after losing the toss, till date.

Score:

The lowest defended total was 147 runs (according to run rate) in 2007, and the highest successful chase was 232 runs in 2015.

The first innings lowest total was 113 runs in 2017 whereas the highest total was 260  runs in 2007. For the second innings, the lowest total was 83 runs (according to run rate) in 2007 whereas the highest was 236 runs (4 balls to spare) in 2015.

The batting average of the first innings is 25.55 and 25.60 is for the second innings.

T20I History Between the Teams at the Venue:

Both the teams faced each other thrice at the venue. The host won once and the foreigner won twice.

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

None of the teams ever won an encounter after winning the toss, till date.

Teams’ T20I History at Venue:

The Home Unit (South Africa):

South Africa has a good record, as the team won 14 times and lost 10 times out of the 24 played outings.

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

The Visiting Unit (India):

The home side has an above average record, as the team won thrice and lost twice out of 5 played outings.

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

The side never lost any outing after losing the toss, till date.

The team never won an outing while chasing the target after winning the toss, till date.

Selected XI for both the Teams:

South Africa:

The home side may go with D. Ferreira in place of M. Jansen and N. Burger in place of G. Coetzee.

South Africa Eleven: R. Hendricks, M. Breetzke, A. Markram, H. Klaasen, D. Miller, T. Stubbs, D. Ferreira, A. Phehlukwayo, L. Williams, N. Burger, T. Shamsi

India:

The visiting team may go with R. Gaikwad, if fit, in place of S. Gill and R. Bishnoi in place of K. Yadav.

India Eleven: Y. Jaiswal, R. Gaikwad, T. Varma, S. Yadav, R. Singh, J. Sharma, R. Jadeja, R. Bishnoi, A. Singh, M. Siraj, 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 a google search.

*Notes: https://cricket.one/india-tour-of-south-africa-2023-24

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