South Africa vs India 2nd T20 Preview

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Details:  Wednesday 21 February

 09:30 PM IST

2nd T20, South Africa vs India


India Vs South Africa 2nd T20 will be played on 21 february 2018 at SuperSport Park, Centurion. The second T20I will present India with an opportunity to win the series while the hosts would try and stop that, by all means, to keep the tour alive till the last game.


There’s a high chance of precipitation ranging up to 90 percent with thunderstorms expected as well.

Venue:  SuperSport Park, Centurion


Venue Stats T20:

Total matches                                  6

Matches won batting first             5

Matches won bowling first           1

Average 1st Inns scores                 170

Average 2nd Inns scores               129

Highest total recorded                   RSA 241/6 (20 Ov) vs Eng

Lowest total recorded                   RSA 100/10 (12.2 Ov) vs Pak

Highest score chased                     Aus 129/4 (15 Ov) vs RSA

Lowest score defended                  RSA 126/5 (10 Ov) vs SL


South Africa SQUAD:  JP Duminy (capt), Farhaan Behardien, Junior Dala, AB de Villiers, Reeza Hendricks, Christiaan Jonker, Heinrich Klaasen (wk), David Miller, Chris Morris, Dane Paterson, Aaron Phangiso, Andile Phehlukwayo, Tabraiz Shamsi, JJ Smuts.

India Squad:  Virat Kohli (captain), Rohit Sharma (vice-captain), Shikhar Dhawan, MS Dhoni (wicket-keeper), Dinesh Karthik, Manish Pandey, Shardul Thakur, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Suresh Raina, Hardik Pandya, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah, Axar Patel, KL Rahul, Jaydev Unadkat.


Team News:


Manesh Pandey might be replaced by Lokesh Rahul or Shreyas Iyer but chances are less.

South Africa:

AB de Villiers is ruled out to due to knee injury No replacement has been named.

South Africa don’t have many options.

There are few chances for Aaron Phangiso coming in For Dane Paterson but chances are less.

Probable 11:


Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli (capt), Suresh Raina, Manesh Pandey/Lokesh Rahul/ Shreyas Iyer, Hardik Pandya, MS Dhoni (wk), Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Jasprit Bumrah.


South Africa:

JJ Smuts, Reeza Hendricks, JP Duminy, Farhaan Behardien, David Miller,  Heinrich Klaasen, Chris Morris, Andile Phehlukwayo, Dane Paterson, Tabraiz Shamsi, Junior Dala.


Key Players:

South Africa:

Jean-Paul Duminy

David Miller


Yuzvendra Chahal

Virat Kohli


South Africa vs India HEAD TO HEAD IN T20’S:

Matches Played:              11

India won:                          7

South Africa  won:           4

Tied:      0

N/R:      0


Suresh Raina

JJ Smuts



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