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India vs South Africa 3rd T20, Match Predictions and Updates

India vs South Africa 3rd T20, Match Predictions and Updates
Written by Abhishek Lohia

Tomorrow is the day when the top two teams of Cricket World will try to set up a history at  Capetown. India vs South Africa 3rd T20 will be played at Capetown. By winning the second match, South Africa came back in the series and levelled it by 1-1. Now the final game will decide, who will win this limited-overs series. Team India has never won a Bilateral limited-overs series against SA. This time it is a great opportunity for team India to set-up a record against the Proteas. India Probable XI– MS Dhoni (wk), Suresh Raina, Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli (c), Shikhar Dhawan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Manish Pandey, Jaydev Unadkat, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Hardik Pandya, Africa probable XI– Jean-Paul Duminy (c), David Miller, JJ Smuts, Farhaan Behardien, Chris Morris, Reeza Hendricks, Andile Phehlukwayo, Dane Paterson, Tabraiz Shamsi, Junior Dala, Heinrich Klaasen (wk)

Records at Capetown

Total fifteen t-20 matches were played on this ground before, Out of which batting first team won 3 matches. The average score at batting first is 148, which the same average is on batting second. Highest total on this ground is 188, which was made by England in 2007 at ICC World cup match against Zimbabwe. Indian batsmen Manish Pandey finally got a chance to perform first time in this Africa tour and he started hitting boundaries from the word go in the match. With a magnificent strike rate of 164+, Manish Pandey slammed six fours and three glorious sixes during his innings.

In the 2nd match. Spinner Yuzvendra Chahal concedes 64 runs in his four-over spell, which help Klassen to laid the game into the Indian spinners. Chahal registered his name in a poor record book of conceding most runs by an Indian Bowler in a T20I match. Now we are expecting that Jasprit Bumrah might become back through this match and for Rohit Sharma’s place, young batsman Lokesh Rahul should be considered. On the other side, Team Proteas were looking confident after fantastic victory over team India. Skipper JP Duminy and Klassen scored massive Century in previous game while Young Bowler Junior Dala has picked four wickets in this series so far.

 

About the author

Abhishek Lohia

Abhishek Lohia is a Sports and Political Writer at Newsfolo. He has been working as a Journalist for 2 years and has previously worked at Sportsflu, Sportscafe, and some other Digital Channels. He covers the ruling BJP Government, civic bodies, and Indian politics. He also covers latest Sports News and Live Coverage. He is a graduate in Electrical Engineering from IPEC College, Sahibabad. He can be reached at; [email protected], you can also follow him on twitter @chiraglohia2

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