India vs South Africa T20 Series: The Indian youth T20 team’s tour of South Africa begins on December 10. A three-match T20 series will be played between the two teams. This series will be very important for all the players ahead of the 2024 T20 World Cup. But for this series, the Indian selectors have picked a team that will debut together in South Africa.
The entire Indian team will make its debut in Africa
The Indian selectors had announced the Indian team for the T20 series on December 30. The command of Team India has been given to Suryakumar Yadav for this series. At the same time, Ravindra Jadeja was appointed as the team’s vice-captain. Both players have not played a single T20 match in South Africa. At the same time, the entire team playing under his leadership is unaware of the conditions in South Africa as there is not a single player in the squad who has ever played a T20 match in South Africa before.
India’s performance in South Africa
Team India has played 7 matches in South Africa so far. Of these, India won 5 matches and 2 matches were played on behalf of the African team. Team India last played a series against South Africa at home in 2018. Then Team India had won 2-1. At the same time, 24 T20 matches have been played between the two teams so far, of which India won 13 and South Africa won 10 games. 1 game was also inconclusive.
India’s team for the T20 series:
Yashasvi Jaiswal, Shubhman Gill, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Tilak Verma, Suryakumar Yadav (captain), Rinku Singh, Shreyas Iyer, Ishan Kishan (wicketkeeper), Jitesh Sharma (wicketkeeper), Ravindra Jadeja (vice-captain), Washington Sundar, Ravi Bishnoi, Kuldeep Yadav ., Arshdeep Singh, Mohd. Siraj, Mukesh Kumar, Deepak Chahar.
India-South Africa T20 series schedule
December 10 – 1st T20, Durban
December 12 – 2nd T20, Gkebarha
December 14 – 3rd T20, Johannesburg
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