SA vs IND (South Africa vs India), 3rd ODI - Match Information
Match: South Africa vs India, 3rd ODI
Date: 23rd January 2022
Time: 02:00 PM IST
Venue: Newlands, Cape Town
SA vs IND (South Africa vs India), 3rd ODI Preview
South Africa (SA) will lock horns with India (IND) in the 3rd game of the India in South Africa, 3 ODI Series, 2021/22 at the Newlands, Cape Town.
South Africa and India have played 2 matches in the series, with South Africa winning all the games played so far.
In their previous encounter in this series, Quinton de Kock was the Man of the Match and Quinton de Kock scored the highest fantasy points for South Africa with 113 match fantasy points while Rishabh Pant topped the fantasy points leaderboard for India with 109 match fantasy points.
SA vs IND, Pitch Report and Conditions
The pitch at the Newlands, Cape Town is a balanced pitch. The average 1st innings score at this venue in the last 5 matches is 239 runs. The pitch at the Newlands, Cape Town is a sporting one with decent assistance for both batters and bowlers on offer.
Pacers have been very successful at this venue. They have earned 60% of the total bowling fantasy points at this venue. We would suggest that you pick as many pace bowlers as possible in your team.
SA vs IND, Head to Head
In the 86 matches played between these 2 teams, India have won 35 matches and South Africa have won 48 matches. India Bowlers have earned the most fantasy points for their team, while Batsmans have earned the most fantasy points for South Africa.
SA vs IND Dream11 Prediction: Batters and Wicket-Keepers
Quinton de Kock
Quinton de Kock has scores of 78, 27, 120 & 80 in his last 4 ODIs and thus is in sublime form. Also, being a wicketkeeper, there is an added advantage of him giving good fantasy points despite scoring less runs.
Virat Kohli might have scored a duck in the last match but he had scored five fifties in his previous 6 ODIs. As context, the last time he played at this venue (Cape Town) he scored a century (160*) against the hosts in 2018.
Shikhar Dhawan has scores of 29, 79, 13, 29, 86* & 67 in his last 6 ODIs and thus is in great form. He scored 76 runs the last time he played an ODI at this venue (in 2018)
SA vs IND Dream11 Prediction: Bowlers
Tabraiz Shamsi has done really well in ODIs in recent times having picked up 11 wickets in his last 4 ODIs which makes him an in form pick.
Shardul Thakur has been more effective with the bat than ball in this series as in the 2 matches so far he has scored 80 & 67 fantasy points respectively. Having said that, he has a 4-fer and two 3-fers in his last 6 ODIs.
Jasprit Bumrah has taken 15 wickets in 10 matches against South Africa in ODIs with never being wicketless in a match and thus fantasy points are guaranteed. The last time he played at this venue (Cape Town) he picked up 2/32 against the hosts.
SA vs IND Dream11 Prediction: All-Rounders
Andile Phehlukwayo has done really great in his last 5 home ODIs having picked up 6 wickets and scored 105 runs in these and thus has given fantasy points with both bat and ball.
Ravichandran Ashwin has scored 38 & 44 fantasy points respectively so far in this series which is more than decent for an all-rounder.
SA vs IND Dream11 Prediction: Top Players of the Last Match
The Top Point Getters for South Africa are Quinton de Kock with 113 match fantasy points. Janneman Malan with 109 match fantasy points and Aiden Markram with 80 match fantasy points.
The Top Point Getters for India are Rishabh Pant with 109 match fantasy points. Shardul Thakur with 80 match fantasy points and KL Rahul with 67 match fantasy points.
SA vs IND Dream11 Prediction: Captain and Vice-Captain
Quinton de Kock has an average of 73 match fantasy points in the last 10 games, a fantasy rating of 9.5 and a low XFactor.
Virat Kohli has an average of 53 match fantasy points in the last 10 games, a fantasy rating of 8.7 and a medium XFactor.
Shikhar Dhawan has an average of 62 match fantasy points in the last 10 games, a fantasy rating of 8.5 and a medium XFactor.
Janneman Malan has an average of 79 match fantasy points in the last 10 games, a fantasy rating of 8.4 and a high XFactor.
Tabraiz Shamsi has an average of 57 match fantasy points in the last 10 games, a fantasy rating of 8.2 and a medium XFactor.
SA vs IND Dream11 Team Today
Wicket-Keepers: Q. De Kock and R. Pant
Batters: J. Malan, R. Van der Dussen, S. Dhawan and V. Kohli
All-Rounder: A. Phehlukwayo
Bowlers: J. Bumrah, S. Thakur, T. Shamsi and Y. Chahal
Captain: Q. De Kock
Vice-Captain: V. Kohli