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India Vs South Africa ODI Series 2023
The much-anticipated three-match ODI series between India and South Africa is set to kick off on December 17, 2023, at 01:30 PM live from The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg. Fans are eagerly awaiting this clash, especially after the closely contested three-match T20I series where each team won one match, and one match was unfortunately washed away by rain during India’s tour of South Africa.
India Vs South Africa ODI Stats
Head to Head Battle: India vs South Africa in ODIs
India Vs South Africa ODI Stats: In the realm of ODIs, India and South Africa have faced off a total of 91 times. The statistics reveal South Africa’s dominance with 50 wins, leaving India with 38 victories, while 3 matches ended with no results.
India vs South Africa in the Last 5 ODIs
In the latest five encounters between the two teams, India has emerged as the stronger side, securing three wins. Notably, India’s impressive victory over South Africa by 243 runs in the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023 on November 5 has added to their confidence.
South Africa Vs India Highest Inning Score
When it comes to the highest innings score, South Africa holds the record with an impressive 438/4 at Wankhede Stadium in 2015. On the Indian side, their highest score against South Africa is 401/3 at Gwalior in 2010.
India Vs South Africa Most Runs in ODIs
Sachin Tendulkar, the master blaster, leads the run-scoring charts against South Africa with 2001 runs and an average of 35.73, including the first double century in ODIs. Jack Kallis follows with 1535 runs and an average of 61.40, while Virat Kohli is not far behind, amassing 1504 runs at an impressive average of 65.39.
Wicket-Takers: India Vs South Africa in ODIs Stats
India Vs South Africa ODI Stats: In the bowling department, Shaun Pollock stands atop the charts with 48 wickets, closely followed by Allan Donald with 46 wickets. Anil Kumble represents India at the top with 46 wickets.
South Africa Vs India ODI Most Centuries Record
South African openers Quinten de Cock and AB de Villiers share the record for most hundreds against India, each scoring six centuries. Sachin Tendulkar and Virat Kohli are tied for the second position with five centuries each.
Maximum Strikes: Most Sixes in India vs South Africa ODIs
AB de Villiers showcases his six-hitting prowess, topping the list with 41 sixes against India. Former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly comes second with 31 sixes, while Rohit Sharma secures the third position with 20 sixes.
Duck Tales: Most Ducks in India vs South Africa ODIs
In the category of most ducks, Anil Kumble holds the unique record with five instances of getting out without scoring a single run in his 28 innings against South Africa.
As the stage is set for another thrilling encounter between India and South Africa, cricket enthusiasts eagerly await the series to unfold, keeping a keen eye on these key statistics that add to the excitement and narrative of this cricketing rivalry.
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