On the evening of 9th June, India and South Africa will start their 5-match T20I series at the Arun Jaitley Stadium in Delhi.


Bet on India to win at 1.58 on Sportsbet.io

Bet on SA to win at 2.38 on Sportsbet.io

Team India News And Playing XI

After the IPL, senior players like Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli and Jaspreet Bumrah have been rested for this series and India will be coming up with new emerging players with a new captain as well. KL Rahul will be leading the team while Rishabh Pant has been appointed as the Vice Captain.

Venktesh Iyer, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Shreyas Iyer and Deepak Hooda are the players who have been retained from the Sri Lanka series. After the solid performance in IPL, Dinesh Karthik is all set to be back in the squad. Hardik Pandya as well is coming back in the squad after the long break due to fitness issues.

India's Bowling attack looks impressive with the most experienced player Bhuvenshwar Kumar in the side. The quick pacer Umran Malik who grabbed all the attention in the IPL with his pace has been selected along with the likes of Arshdeep Singh and others. Coming to the spin department Ravi Bishnoi, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav and Axar Patel are also in the squad.

Playing XI: KL Rahul, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant, Dinesh Karthik (wk), Hardik Pandya, Axar Patel, Yuzvendra Chahal, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Harshal Patel, Arshdeep Singh.

Team South Africa News and Playing XI

South Africa has been very consistent with their performance in their last five T20I matches. South Africa have won 4 matches back to back with just one loss. The South African team is led by Temba Bavuma. South Africa too has a very good side with the hitters like David Miller, Quinton De Kock and Aiden Markram where they have shown their abilities in this IPL.

With the pace attack of Anrich Nortje, Kagiso Rabada, Lungi Ngidi, South Africa bowling looks extremely strong. With the recent IPL tournament South Africans players have gone through the Indian Conditions very well. We can expect a tough fight from South Africa against the home team.

Playing XI: Temba Bavuma , Quinton de Kock (wk), Zubayr Hamza, Marco Jansen, Janneman Malan, Aiden Markram, David Miller, Lungi Ngidi, Andile Phehlukwayo, Tabraiz Shamsi, Rassie van der Dussen.

India Bet Top Picks

India Top Batsman: KL Rahul

KL Rahul has been excellent in the top order with his attacking batting performance. The right hand opener has played 56 matches of T20I Swith two centuries and sixteen fifties with the strike rate of 142.49. We expect him to deliver a strong performance against South Africa.

Bet on KL Rahul at 3.50 on Sportsbet.io

South Africa Top Batsman: Quinton de Kock

Quinton De Kock has been in great form in the IPL. He has gone through the Indian conditions very well. In the upcoming match against India the opener will be looking to deliver a strong start for the side.

Bet on Quinton de Kock at 3.70 on Sportsbet.io

India Top Bowler: Yuzvendra Chahal

Indian conditions are mostly favourables for the spinners and Chahal has been always the wicket taker spinner for India.

Bet on Yuzvendra Chahal at 3.80 on Sportsbet.io



Team India looks strong and will be eyeing to lead the series with the win.

Bet on India to win at 1.58 on Sportsbet.io