India vs South Africa, 1st ODI in Durban, Highlights

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India vs South Africa, 1st ODI in Durban, Highlights

virat kohli man of the match  India vs South Africa, 1st ODI in Durban, Highlights
virat kohli man of the match India vs South Africa, 1st ODI in Durban, Highlights

India won the first match of the six-match ODI series between India and South Africa by six wickets today.

This is India’s first win on the Durban ground, under the leadership of Virat Kohli, India has given this signal to South Africa that it will now register the win

Thanks to Virat Kohli’s century, India defeated South Africa in the first ODI.

On the third ball of the 46th over, Mahendra Singh Dhoni churned his way in familiar style, brought India to the goal. India has made this match by 6 wickets.

South Africa had set a target of 270 runs in front of hosts India in the first one-day match played at Kingsmead Stadium on Thursday, February 1st.


South Africa decided to bat first after winning the toss at the Kingsmead Stadium in Durban

His captain Faf du Plessis made a wonderful contribution in the innings of 270 runs in South Africa, he scored a superb century and scored 120 runs

Captain Faf du Plessis’s decision to bat is not as good as Dua and his first wicket fell to just 30 runs, Hashim Amla was just 16 runs off Bumrah’s delivery to LBW

After the dismissal of Hashim Amla, captain Faf du Plessis came to bat and he joined with Quinton de Kock to add 53 runs for the second wicket.

When South Africa’s run was 83, then Quinton de Kock also became LBW, He was dismissed by Yajuwendra Chahal

After that JP Duminy and David Miller did not do anything special, Although Chris Morris contributed 37 runs

Captain Faf du Plessis made his ODI career 9th century in which he scored 11 glorious fours and two superb sixes

 India vs South Africa, 1st ODI in Durban, Highlights
India vs South Africa, 1st ODI in Durban, Highlights

He planted beautiful strokes all around the ground and entertained the audience

In the stipulated 50 overs, South Africa’s team scored 269 for 8 wickets and set a target of 270 for India to win

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Speaking of Indian bowling, Indian spinners have performed well in place of Indian pacer

Kuldeep Yadav and Yuswendra Chahal combined together to get five of South Africa’s wickets, while fast bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Jaspreet Bumrah got one wicket each.

Kuldeep Yadav and Yuswendra Chahal bowled as much praise as Kuldip Yadav took three wickets and Yajuwendra Chahal outplayed two South African players


Opener Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan started the innings to chase the target of 270 runs

Rohit Sharma started coming good stroke as he came and he made 20 runs in 30 balls including 2 fours and 1 six

Rohit Sharma caught by Quinton de Kock on delivery off Morne Morkel

After Rohit Sharma’s dismissal, captain Virat Kohli came on the field and he played a magnificent inning of 112

Captain Virat Kohli made a 34-run partnership with Shikhar Dhawan for the second wicket.

The same captain, Kohli, along with Ajinkya Rahane, gave a great partnership of 189 runs for the third wicket.

This partnership of captain Virat Kohli and Ajinkya Rahane opened the way for India, where Captain Virat Kohli scored 112 while Ajinkya Rahane contributed 79 runs.

After a long time, Ajinkya Rahane started the run with the bat, so that the Indian camp is very happy, he scored 79 runs with just 86 balls and hits  5 fours and two big sixes

India scored the first win in the series after achieving the target of 270 runs in just 45.3 overs, India has moved ahead of 1/0 in a series of 6 ODIs.

Captain Virat Kohli was rewarded with the Man of the Match award for his 112-runs match-winning innings.



Talking about the South African bowling, Morne Morkel got 1 wicket and Andile Phehlukwayo got 2 wickets.

Apart from these, no bowler got any wicket, except Shikhar Dhawan’s form as a wicket run out

After losing the Test series, India has won the first match in a six-match ODI series

The second match of one-day series will be played on February 4 in the super sports car Centurion to see what kind of performances India plays there.


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