SA vs IND, Today Match Prediction, 1st ODI, South Africa vs India, 17th December, 2023

SA vs IND 1st ODI prediction
  • Match: South Africa (SA) vs India (IND)
  • Date- 17th December 2023
  • Match Format- 50 overs
  • Venue- Wanderers Stadium, Sandton
  • Time- 1:30 PM (IST)
  • Weather Forecast- Partly Cloudy, 28

South Africa vs India Match Prediction Preview:

Welcome to the SA vs IND Today Prediction curated by Kheltalk cricket experts.

In the 1st ODI, we will be witnessing an enthralling clash between South Africa and India. The match will be taking place at the Wanderers Stadium and is slated to commence from 1:30 PM (IST).  

South Africa won the 2nd T20I between these two sides by 5 wickets and then India staged a supreme comeback in the 3rd T20I.

Surya Kumar Yadav and co. registered a humongous win by a margin of 106 runs as India levelled the series between the two sides.

Top Batters SA vs IND  

  • Aiden Markram (SA)- 2071 runs in ODIs
  • KL Rahul (IND)- 2743 runs in ODIs
  • Shreyas Iyer (IND)- 2331 runs in ODIs

Top Bowlers for SA vs IND

  • Keshav Maharaj (SA)- 52 wickets in ODIs
  • Kuldeep Yadav (IND)- 167 wickets in ODIs
  • Tabraiz Shamsi (SA)- 72 wickets in ODIs

SA vs IND Today Match Prediction Scenarios

Scenario 1- If SA bats first

  • First Innings score prediction- SA is expected to score 280-300 runs
  • Result prediction- SA will win the match by 30-50 runs

Scenario 2- If IND bats first

  • First Innings score prediction- IND is expected to score 270-290 runs
  • Result prediction- SA will win the match by 6 wickets

SA vs IND Today Match Prediction, 1st ODI, Who Will Win the Match?

South Africa to win

We predict that South Africa will be winning the 1st ODI between these two sides. The likes of Aiden Markram, Lizaad Williams and David Miller are expected to play well.

Team Update/Players Availability/Injury News

There are no injury updates for now. We will update if there are any.

Predicted Playing 11

South Africa Predicted Playing XI

Aiden Markram (captain), Reeza Hendricks, David Miller, Rassie van der Dussen, Tony de Zorzi, Heinrich Klaasen(wk), Keshav Maharaj, Lizaad Williams, Nandre Burger, Andile Phehlukwayo, Tabriaz Shamsi

India Predicted Playing XI

Ruturaj Gaikwad, Sai Sudharsan, KL Rahul (captain & wk), Shreyas Iyer, Tilak Verma, Rinku Singh, Axar Patel, Kuldeep Yadav, Arshdeep Singh, Mukesh Kumar, Deepak Chahar

SA vs IND: Complete Squad

South Africa Squad:  Aiden Markram (C), Ottniel Baartman, Nandre Burger, Tony de Zorzi, Reeza Hendricks, Heinrich Klaasen, Keshav Maharaj, David Miller, Mihlali Mpongwana, Wiaan Mulder, Andile Phehlukwayo, Tabraiz Shamsi, Rassie van der Dussen, Kyle Verreynne, Kyle Verreynne

India Squad: KL Rahul (C), Arshdeep Singh, Avesh Khan, Yuzvendra Chahal, Deepak Chahar, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Shreyas Iyer, Kuldeep Yadav, Mukesh Kumar, Axar Patel, Rajat Patidar, Sai Sudharsan, Sanju Samson, Rinku Singh, Tilak Varma, Washington Sundar

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