Highlights of 1st ODI Match India vs South Africa straight from Ekana Stadium
India vs South Africa 1st ODI Highlights: Sanju Samson’s outstanding effort but, IND lose the match by 9 runs
India vs South Africa first ODI Highlights: India fell to 51 for Four in 17.4 overs, but Sanju Samson deepened the chase with a 63-ball 86 not out, keeping them alive for 240 for 8.south Africa won the 1st odi by 9 runs
In the first ODI, which was postponed due to rain on Thursday, South Africa defeated India by a score of nine runs. After being given the opportunity to bat, South Africa scored 249 for 4 thanks to fifty-sevens from David Miller (75 not out), Heinrich Klaasen (74 not out), and Quinton de Kock (48), and a 40-over-a-side match because of the damp outfield.
In response, India stumbled to 51 for 4 in 17.4 overs, but Sanju Samson led the race with a 63-ball 86 not out, taking it far, but their total of 240 for 8 was insufficient. Samson led the team in scoring for the hosts, although Shreyas Iyer also scored 50 points in 37 balls.
Despite some strong hits from Shardul Thakur (33 off 31 balls), Lungi Ngidi (3/52) claimed 2 wickets in the 38th over to put an end to India’s momentum. Taking two wickets himself was Kasigo Rabada (2/36).
Shardul Thakur, an Indian bowler, claimed two South African wickets, while Ravi Bishnoi and Kuldeep Yadav both secured one.
India Playing XI
Shikhar Dhawan (c) Shardul Thakur, Kuldeep Yadav, Ravi Bishnoi, Mohammed Siraj, Avesh Khan, Shubman Gill, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Shreyas Iyer, Ishan Kishan, Sanju Samson (w),
south Africa Playing XI
Aiden Markram, Heinrich Klaasen, David Miller, Wayne Parnell, Keshav Maharaj, Kagiso Rabada, Lungi Ngidi, Tabraiz Shamsi, Quinton de Kock, Temba Bavuma (c)