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Updated December 17th, 2023 at 17:47 IST

India vs South Africa 1st ODI Live Cricket Score Highlights: IND beat lackadaisical SA by 8 wickets

Today is the first ODI between India and South Africa. The match will be played at Johannesburg's New Wanderers Stadium. After the T20I series ended in a tie, the home team will look to give some trouble to the ICC ranked no.1 team led by KL Rahul. Stay tuned for more updates.

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5: 44 IST, December 17th 2023

Sai Sudarshan hits the winning runs. India won the match by 8 wickets.

5: 26 IST, December 17th 2023

Team India needs another 37 runs to win the match. India 80-1 after 13 overs.

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5: 03 IST, December 17th 2023

After 7 overs, the score stands at 37/1. Ruturaj Gaikwad is the only wicket that has fallen. India need another 80 runs to win.

4: 44 IST, December 17th 2023

India start off on a handsome note. After 3 overs, the score is 17/0.

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4: 04 IST, December 17th 2023

South Africa never got going in the series. SA got bowled out at 116. India need 117 to win and take 1-0 lead in the series.

3: 49 IST, December 17th 2023

Arshdeep Singh picks up his maiden 5-wicket haul in ODIs. South Africa are 9 down. SA-105/9 after 26 overs.

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2: 49 IST, December 17th 2023

SA is currently 60/7 in 13.2 overs after a great play from India's bowling attack.

2: 16 IST, December 17th 2023

Arshdeep dismissed De Zrozi and recorded his 3rd wicket of the day. SA is currently 42/3 in 8 overs.

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1: 48 IST, December 17th 2023

Arshdeep dismisses Reeza Hendricks and Rassie van der Dussen as South Africa are 3/2 in 2 overs.

1: 16 IST, December 17th 2023

India: KL Rahul (c), Ruturaj Gaikwad, Sai Sudharsan, Shreyas Iyer, Tilak Varma, Sanju Samson, Axar Patel, Arshdeep Singh, Avesh Khan, Kuldeep Yadav, Mukesh Kumar

South Africa: Tony de Zorzi, Reeza Hendricks, Rassie van der Dussen, Aiden Markram (c), Heinrich Klaasen †, David Miller, Wiaan Mulder, Andile Phehlukwayo, Keshav Maharaj, Nandre Burger, Tabraiz Shamsi

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1: 12 IST, December 17th 2023

South Africa won the toss and elected to bat first.

11: 51 IST, December 17th 2023

The weather forecast calls for overcast circumstances with a high temperature of 28°C, 59 percent humidity, and 13 km/h wind speed.


 

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11: 50 IST, December 17th 2023

Johannesburg's pitch is a batting-friendly surface. Although it gives the bowlers swing and turn, hitters will like batting here. It's a high-scoring pitch, therefore it will be simpler to bat first.


 

11: 50 IST, December 17th 2023

Wicket-Keepers: Heinrich Klaasen, KL Rahul

Batters: Rassie van der Dussen, David Miller, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Reeza Hendricks

All-rounders: Aiden Markram, Axar Patel

Bowlers: Kuldeep Yadav, Mukesh Kumar, Nandre Burger

 

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11: 49 IST, December 17th 2023
  • India vs South Africa 1st ODI will be played today 
  • The T20I series ended in a draw 
  • India is ranked 1st in terms of ICC ODI rankings 

Published December 17th, 2023 at 11:51 IST