Faf du Plessis ruled out from the remainder of series due to the finger injury.
2 ODI old Aiden Markram named the captain of South Africa in absence of Faf.
India has edge over week looking South African side in absence of inform players like AB Devilliers and du Plessis
The 2nd match of the series will be played at SuperSport Park, Centurion. India plays the match with full force whereas, South Africa hit with injuries in their team. Visitors look formidable side compare to host Proteas. Swin twin once again in the rank of the troubled South African batsman. India record at century is good to cheer they won two ODI matches there and lost one. Other than that India finds solid number 4 batsman in form of Ajinkya Rahane. He scored 6 consecutive half century for India. Rahane seems to be confident after that knock in Durban.
The wicket at Centurian looks life subcontinent wicket which offers spin. It will be another test for the Proteas batsman to score runs against the trio of Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, and orthodox Kedar Jadhav.
India will play the same side in the 2nd match. South Africa might include Farhaan Behardien or Khaya Zondo. Lungi Ngidi’s bowling sensation at super sports park also has outside chance to feature in first 11. He troubled Virat Kohli in Test Series.
NOTE: The match will start at 10:00 local, 1:30 IST