India SA ODI Series – ICC Super League Standings: India & South Africa were looking to improve their positions in ICC Super League standings with a win in the forthcoming series. India is currently placed at No. 7th & South Africa at No. 9th in the Super-League points table. But now it has been decided that this series will not count to points towards the ICC Super League standings – Follow SA vs IND 1st ODI LIVE Updates on InsideSport.IN
India SA ODI Series: 3 match series begin on Wednesday, points not to be counted towards ICC Super League standings, check details
SA vs IND 1st ODI LIVE Updates: Both India & Proteas haven’t performed as per expectation in ONE DAY Internationals since January 2020. In the period, India has lost ODI series in New Zealand & Australia. Their only away win came against Sri Lanka last year.
- Overall – Matches – 15 / Wins – 7 / Loss – 8
- Away from Home – Matches -9 / Wins – 3 / Loss -6
They are currently lying at No. 4th in the ICC ODI Rankings points table & No. 7th in ICC World Super League Table.
South Africa had more disaster up their sleeve in the ODI’s off-late.
The Proteas have yet to win an ODI series of any sort since the resumption of international career post the Covid-19 lockdown in 2020.
This includes defeats to Pakistan (home), Sri Lanka (away) and a drawn series against Ireland (away).
This has left the Proteas in ninth position on the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup Super League standings after 10 matches and in grave danger of having to qualify for the next Cricket World Cup in India next year.
Last updated on 16 January 2022.
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Each team gets 10 points for a win, five for a tie/ no result/ abandoned match, and zero for a loss.
India SA ODI Series: 3 match series begin on Wednesday, 1st Match to be played at Paarl
SA vs IND 1st ODI LIVE Updates: The visiting squad will be without white-ball captain Rohit Sharma. But it still boast a power-packed squad under KL Rahul & ex-captain Virat Kohli in the team.
Rahul, who led India in the second Test at the Wanderers too, will instead be in charge with experienced hands such as Shikhar Dhawan and Ravichandran Ashwin to rely on.
Former skipper Virat Kohli will also be eager to show that he still has plenty to offer India now that he has relinquished all leadership responsibilities after resigning from the Test captaincy over the weekend.
There is also plenty of exciting young talent in the form of Shreyas Iyer, Ishan Kishan, Venkatesh Iyer and Ruturaj Gaikwad.
South Africa Playing XI – Will Marco Jansen make his debut? Plenty of focus will also be on Proteas new Test sensation Marco Jansen. It will be interesting to see whether the lanky all-rounder will be handed an ODI debut after his exploits in the test series.
The first two matches will be played at Boland Park in Paarl before moving to Newlands for the final match of the series.
SA VS INDIA – FULL SQUADS FOR ODI SERIES:
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, Sisanda Magala, Lungi Ngidi, Kagiso Rabada, Tabraiz Shamsi.
India Squad: KL Rahul (C), Shikhar Dhawan, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, Suryakumar Yadav, Venkatesh Iyer, Ravichandran Ashwin, Rishabh Pant, Ravichandran Ashwin Yuzvendra Chahal, Jasprit Bumrah, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Deepak Chahar, Prasidh Krishna, Shardul Thakur, Mohammed Siraj, Jayant Yadav, Navdeep Saini.
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