SA vs IND, Today Match Prediction, 3rd ODI, South Africa vs India, 21st December, 2023

SA vs IND 3rd ODI prediction
  • Match: South Africa (SA) vs India (IND)
  • Date- 21st December 2023
  • Match Format- 50 overs
  • Venue- Boland Park, Paarl
  • Time- 4:30 PM (IST)
  • Weather Forecast- Sunny, 34

South Africa vs India Match Prediction Preview:

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

In the 3rd ODI, we will be witnessing an exciting clash between South Africa and India. The match will be taking place at Boland Park in Paarl and is slated to commence from 4:30 PM (IST).  

The series is locked at 1-1 after South Africa staged a dominant comeback against the Indians in the 2nd ODI. The 3rd ODI becomes an exciting game to watch out for as it will decide the winner of this series.

It promises to be an absolute crackerjack of a contest as both the two sides have quality and composure.

Top Batters SA vs IND  

  • Aiden Markram (SA)- 2083 runs in ODIs
  • KL Rahul (IND)- 56 runs in the 2nd ODI
  • Sai Sudarshan (IND)- 62 runs in the previous game

Top Bowlers for SA vs IND

  • Nandre Burger (SA)- 3 wickets in the previous game
  • Avesh Khan (SA)- 4 wickets in the 1st ODI
  • Keshav Maharaj (SA)- 2 wickets in the previous game

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- IND will win the match by 6 wickets

Scenario 2- If IND bats first

  • First Innings score prediction- IND is expected to score 320-340 runs
  • Result prediction- IND will win the match by 35-55 runs

SA vs IND Today Match Prediction, 3rd ODI, Who Will Win the Match?

India to win

We predict that India will be winning the 3rd ODI between these two sides. The likes of KL Rahul, Sai Sudarshan and Mukesh Kumar 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, Sanju Samson, Axar Patel, Kuldeep Yadav, Arshdeep Singh, Mukesh Kumar, Avesh Khan

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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