India tour of South Africa 2021-22 -   1st TEST |  SA  vs  IND
SA vs IND 1st TEST,
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SA197(62.3)
191-1068.0
327(105.3)IND
50.3 174-10
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India won by 113 runs
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SA 197(62.3)
191-1068.0
India won by 113 runs
327(105.3) IND
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50.3174-10
CRR : 2.81
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IND

IND - Playing XI

toss infoToss Winner
(Captain)
on strike
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Matches
97
on strike
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Matches
40
on strike
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Matches
16
on strike
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Matches
79
(Wicket Keeper)
on strike
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Matches
25
on strike
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Matches
54
on strike
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Matches
24
on strike
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Matches
10
SA

SA - Playing XI

(Captain)
on strike
Dean Elgar
Matches
69
on strike
Aiden Markram
Matches
26
on strike
Temba Bavuma
Matches
44
(Wicket Keeper)
on strike
Quinton de Kock
Matches
53
on strike
on strike
Wiaan Mulder
Matches
6
on strike
on strike
Keshav Maharaj
Matches
36
on strike
Kagiso Rabada
Matches
47
on strike
Lungi Ngidi
Matches
10

Series

India tour of South Africa 2021-22

Date & Time

Dec 26, 2021, 1:30:00 PM

Match

1st Test

Venue

SuperSport Park, Centurion

Umpires

Marais Erasmus, Adrian Holdstock

Third Umpire

Allahudien Paleker

Referee

Andy Pycroft

WEATHER CONDITIONS

27.7˚C

Dec 26 at  
SuperSport Park, Centurion

Windspeed: 14.8 km/h
55 % (Humidity)

Mostly cloudy

Venue Scoring Pattern
Avg 1st Innings
329
Avg 2nd Innings
325
Highest Total
621/10 (142.1 Ov)
by SA vs SL
Lowest Total
101/10 (34.4 Ov)
by ENG vs RSA
Highest Chased

Lowest Defended

Matches Won
50%
Batting first
11
Bowling first
11
50%

Head to Head

IND
8-2
SA
Team form
(Last 5 Matches)
IND
W
L
W
D
W
SA
W
L
L
W
W
Previous Encounters

India tour of South Africa 2021-22, 3rd TEST

IND
223/1077.3
198/1067.3
SA
76.3210/10
63.3212/3
South Africa won by 7 wickets

India tour of South Africa 2021-22, 2nd TEST

IND
202/1063.1
266/1060.1
SA
79.4229/10
67.4243/3
South Africa won by 7 wickets

India tour of South Africa 2021-22, 1st TEST

IND
327/10105.3
174/1050.3
SA
62.3197/10
68.0191/10
India won by 113 runs

South Africa tour of India 2019, 3rd TEST

IND
497/9116.3
0/00.0
SA
56.2162/10
48.0133/10
India won by an innings and 202 runs

South Africa tour of India 2019, 2nd TEST

IND
601/5156.3
0/00.0
SA
105.4275/10
67.2189/10
India won by an innings and 137 runs

PLAYERS TO WATCH

Batsmen

Recent Form View Career
3(7)
vs
TEST
16(10)
vs MDX
TEST
170(197)
vs MDX
TEST
203(334)
vs
TEST
109(206)
vs WORCS
TEST
12(22)
vs WORCS
TEST
6(15)
vs DBS
TEST
201(387)
vs DBS
TEST
28(47)
vs
TEST
64(62)
vs
TEST
Recent Form View Career
39(26)
vs SL
TEST
50(31)
vs SL
TEST
96(97)
vs SL
TEST
27(50)
vs SA
TEST
100(139)
vs SA
TEST
17(43)
vs SA
TEST
0(3)
vs SA
TEST
8(13)
vs SA
TEST
34(34)
vs SA
TEST
9(33)
vs ENG
TEST
Recent Form View Career
34(63)
vs IND
TEST
21(28)
vs IND
TEST
0(2)
vs WI
TEST
96(162)
vs WI
TEST
141(170)
vs WI
TEST
0(1)
vs PAK
TEST
29(20)
vs PAK
TEST
15(23)
vs PAK
TEST
2(17)
vs PAK
TEST
10(20)
vs SL
TEST
Recent Form View Career
26(29)
vs BAN
TEST
70(89)
vs BAN
TEST
67(101)
vs BAN
TEST
64(102)
vs BAN
TEST
41(101)
vs NZ
TEST
13(28)
vs NZ
TEST
1(9)
vs NZ
TEST
0(9)
vs NZ
TEST
3(16)
vs IND
TEST
30(96)
vs IND
TEST

Bowler

Recent Form View Career
2/30
vs SL
TEST
4/55
vs SL
TEST
2/49
vs SL
TEST
4/47
vs SL
TEST
0/51
vs SA
TEST
0/15
vs SA
TEST
0/35
vs SA
TEST
1/26
vs SA
TEST
0/37
vs SA
TEST
2/18
vs SA
TEST
Recent Form View Career
3/23
vs SL
TEST
5/24
vs SL
TEST
2/36
vs SL
TEST
0/7
vs SL
TEST
1/54
vs SA
TEST
5/42
vs SA
TEST
1/49
vs SA
TEST
0/70
vs SA
TEST
2/16
vs SA
TEST
3/50
vs SA
TEST
Recent Form View Career
2/57
vs BAN
TEST
7/40
vs BAN
TEST
0/65
vs BAN
TEST
7/32
vs BAN
TEST
1/46
vs NZ
TEST
3/75
vs NZ
TEST
1/14
vs IND
TEST
0/33
vs IND
TEST
0/6
vs IND
TEST
0/8
vs IND
TEST
Recent Form View Career
4/98
vs NZ
TEST
3/63
vs NZ
TEST
2/96
vs NZ
TEST
4/36
vs IND
TEST
3/55
vs IND
TEST
4/31
vs IND
TEST
3/67
vs IND
TEST
1/69
vs IND
TEST
4/55
vs IND
TEST
3/48
vs
TEST

WEATHER CONDITIONS

27.7˚C

Dec 26 at  
SuperSport Park, Centurion

Windspeed: 14.8 km/h
55 % (Humidity)

Mostly cloudy

Venue Scoring Pattern
Avg 1st Innings
329
Avg 2nd Innings
325
Highest Total
621/10 (142.1 Ov)
by SA vs SL
Lowest Total
101/10 (34.4 Ov)
by ENG vs RSA
Highest Chased

Lowest Defended

Matches Won
50%
Batting first
11
Bowling first
11
50%

Head to Head

IND
8-2
SA
Team form
(Last 5 Matches)
IND
W
L
W
D
W
SA
W
L
L
W
W
Previous Encounters

India tour of South Africa 2021-22, 3rd TEST

IND
223/1077.3
198/1067.3
SA
76.3210/10
63.3212/3
South Africa won by 7 wickets

India tour of South Africa 2021-22, 2nd TEST

IND
202/1063.1
266/1060.1
SA
79.4229/10
67.4243/3
South Africa won by 7 wickets

India tour of South Africa 2021-22, 1st TEST

IND
327/10105.3
174/1050.3
SA
62.3197/10
68.0191/10
India won by 113 runs

South Africa tour of India 2019, 3rd TEST

IND
497/9116.3
0/00.0
SA
56.2162/10
48.0133/10
India won by an innings and 202 runs

South Africa tour of India 2019, 2nd TEST

IND
601/5156.3
0/00.0
SA
105.4275/10
67.2189/10
India won by an innings and 137 runs

PLAYERS TO WATCH

Batsmen

Recent Form View Career
3(7)
vs
TEST
16(10)
vs MDX
TEST
170(197)
vs MDX
TEST
203(334)
vs
TEST
109(206)
vs WORCS
TEST
12(22)
vs WORCS
TEST
6(15)
vs DBS
TEST
201(387)
vs DBS
TEST
28(47)
vs
TEST
64(62)
vs
TEST
Recent Form View Career
39(26)
vs SL
TEST
50(31)
vs SL
TEST
96(97)
vs SL
TEST
27(50)
vs SA
TEST
100(139)
vs SA
TEST
17(43)
vs SA
TEST
0(3)
vs SA
TEST
8(13)
vs SA
TEST
34(34)
vs SA
TEST
9(33)
vs ENG
TEST
Recent Form View Career
34(63)
vs IND
TEST
21(28)
vs IND
TEST
0(2)
vs WI
TEST
96(162)
vs WI
TEST
141(170)
vs WI
TEST
0(1)
vs PAK
TEST
29(20)
vs PAK
TEST
15(23)
vs PAK
TEST
2(17)
vs PAK
TEST
10(20)
vs SL
TEST
Recent Form View Career
26(29)
vs BAN
TEST
70(89)
vs BAN
TEST
67(101)
vs BAN
TEST
64(102)
vs BAN
TEST
41(101)
vs NZ
TEST
13(28)
vs NZ
TEST
1(9)
vs NZ
TEST
0(9)
vs NZ
TEST
3(16)
vs IND
TEST
30(96)
vs IND
TEST

Bowler

Recent Form View Career
2/30
vs SL
TEST
4/55
vs SL
TEST
2/49
vs SL
TEST
4/47
vs SL
TEST
0/51
vs SA
TEST
0/15
vs SA
TEST
0/35
vs SA
TEST
1/26
vs SA
TEST
0/37
vs SA
TEST
2/18
vs SA
TEST
Recent Form View Career
3/23
vs SL
TEST
5/24
vs SL
TEST
2/36
vs SL
TEST
0/7
vs SL
TEST
1/54
vs SA
TEST
5/42
vs SA
TEST
1/49
vs SA
TEST
0/70
vs SA
TEST
2/16
vs SA
TEST
3/50
vs SA
TEST
Recent Form View Career
2/57
vs BAN
TEST
7/40
vs BAN
TEST
0/65
vs BAN
TEST
7/32
vs BAN
TEST
1/46
vs NZ
TEST
3/75
vs NZ
TEST
1/14
vs IND
TEST
0/33
vs IND
TEST
0/6
vs IND
TEST
0/8
vs IND
TEST
Recent Form View Career
4/98
vs NZ
TEST
3/63
vs NZ
TEST
2/96
vs NZ
TEST
4/36
vs IND
TEST
3/55
vs IND
TEST
4/31
vs IND
TEST
3/67
vs IND
TEST
1/69
vs IND
TEST
4/55
vs IND
TEST
3/48
vs
TEST
Series So Far

Man of the Match