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IND vs SA ODI Live: Ex-coach Ravi Shastri features in Star Sports’ NEW PROMO for IND vs SA ODI series – Watch video

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IND vs SA ODI Live: Ahead of the India vs South Africa ODI series that begins at Pretoria on Wednesday, Star Sports has released a new promo video on the series featuring former Indian Head Coach Ravi Shastri. Follow India vs South Africa Live Updates on InsideSport.IN

In the video, Shastri can be seen reminiscing about India’s victory in the ODI series, the last time they toured the rainbow nation in 2018 when he was the head coach. India played a six-match series and defeated the hosts comfortably by winning the series 5-1 thereby creating history by becoming the first Indian team to win a bilateral ODI series in South Africa, ending a 25-year wait.

IND vs SA ODI Live: Ex-coach Ravi Shastri features in Star Sports’ NEW PROMO for IND vs SA ODI series – Watch video

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In the video Shastri says, “I will never forget the historic 2018 tour. After 25 years, first ODI series win in South Africa. Now in 2022, the boys are ready to fight again. With the new coach Rahul Dravid leading from the front, can the team create history again?’ He ends the video by saying ‘Believe in Blue.”

IND vs SA ODI Live: Ex-coach Ravi Shastri features in Star Sports’ NEW PROMO for IND vs SA ODI series – Watch video

Star Sports is the official broadcaster of the series in India and earlier, Shastri had already featured in the promo #FirstKaThirst ahead of the Test series which India lost 1-2.

IND vs SA ODI Live: Ex-coach Ravi Shastri features in Star Sports' NEW PROMO for IND vs SA ODI series - Watch video

In the ODI series, the scenario for India will however be different from the last time as the visitors will be playing their first ODI series after Kohli stepped down from captaincy. The series will be played under the leadership of stand-in skipper KL Rahul since captain designate Rohit Sharma missed the tour due to a hamstring injury.

IND vs SA ODI Live: Ex-coach Ravi Shastri features in Star Sports’ NEW PROMO for IND vs SA ODI series – Watch video

India Squad: KL Rahul (C), Shikhar Dhawan, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, Suryakumar Yadav, Venkatesh Iyer, Ravichandran Ashwin, Rishabh Pant, Ishan Kishan, Yuzvendra Chahal, Jasprit Bumrah (VC), Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Deepak Chahar, Prasidh Krishna, Shardul Thakur, Mohammed Siraj, Jayant Yadav, Navdeep Saini.

South Africa Squad: Temba Bavuma (C), Zubayr Hamza, Janneman Malan, Aiden Markram, David Miller, Rassie van der Dussen, Marco Jansen, Wayne Parnell, Andile Phehlukwayo, Dwaine Pretorius, Quinton de Kock, Kyle Verreynne, Keshav Maharaj (VC), Sisanda Magala, Lungi Ngidi, Kagiso Rabada, Tabraiz Shamsi.

IND vs SA ODI schedule: 

India vs South Africa, 1st ODI: January 19 @ 2 PM – Boland Park, Paarl

India vs South Africa, 1st ODI: January 21 @ 2 PM – Boland Park, Paarl

India vs South Africa, 1st ODI: January 23 @ 2 PM – Newlands, Cape Town

IND vs SA ODI Live: Ex-coach Ravi Shastri features in Star Sports’ NEW PROMO for IND vs SA ODI series – Watch video

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