OVERS 36: HUNDRED
No. 17, in ODIs, for Rohit Sharma off 107 balls. India 203/3
Rohit Sharma roared back to form, after scoring just 40 runs in first four ODIs in the series, as he smacked ten fours and four sixes to score a classy century.
200 up for India in 35.2 overs
OVERS 33.5: DROPPED!
Shamsi dropped a simple catch at third man and Rohit Sharma (96*) survived again. Destined for a century?
OVERS 33: NOT OUT!
And South Africa also lost their review. Rohit Sharma survived and is batting on 92 as India reach 184/3
OVERS 31.5: OUT!
Another run out. This time Ajinkya Rahane gone for 8. India 176/3
India lost two wickets to run out for 23 runs in 6.2 overs
Rohit Sharma (87*) came closer to his century and with Ajinkya Rahane (6*) take India to 171/2
OVERS 25.3: OUT!
Virat Kohli run out for 36. India 153/2
Another confusion between Rohit Sharma and Kohli, and this time the skipper has to run back to the non-striker’s end but failed to beat Duminy’s direct hit.
OVERS 24.4: SIX!
Rohit Sharma hit a six off Shamsi to bring up 100-run partnership for the second wicket with Virat Kohli. India 148/1
OVERS 22.2: NOT OUT!
Just inside the line and Virat Kohli survived a stumping review. India 130/1
OVERS 18.1: FIFTY
No. 35, in ODIs, for Rohit Sharma off 50 balls . India 112/1
100 up for India in 17.1 overs as Rohit Sharma welcomed JP Duminy with back-to-back fours
Rohit Sharma (34*) and Virat Kohli (16*) maintained the momentum as they take India to 90/1
OVERS 10.3: SIX!
Rohit Sharma welcomed Lungi Ngidi with a huge six over deep square leg. India 68/1
50 up for India in 7.4 overs
OVERS 7.2: OUT!
Kagiso Rabada provided South Africa a crucial breakthrough, dismissed Shikhar Dhawan for 34. India 48/1
Dhawan hit eight boundaries in his quick-fire 23-ball knock.
Dhawan (30* off 21) hit three boundaries off Morkel in the over. India 43/0
OVERS 5.4: SIX!
Rohit Sharma hit first maximum of the game off Rabada as he stepped down the pitch to smack it over long-on. India 28/0
Boundaries from a hook and a top-edge for Dhawan (12*) against Rabada. India 13/0
Shikhar Dhawan hit first four of the match off Kagiso Rabada. India 5/0
Morkel started with a maiden over
Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan in the middle to start the proceedings for India. Morne Morkel with the ball for South Africa
South Africa won the toss and decided to bowl first against India
No change in India XI, while South Africa brought in
Tabraiz Shamsi in place of Chris Morris
India Playing XI:
Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli (c), Ajinkya Rahane, Shreyas Iyer, MS Dhoni (w), Hardik Pandya, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Jasprit Bumrah
South Africa Playing XI:
Aiden Markram (c), Hashim Amla, Jean-Paul Duminy, AB de Villiers, David Miller, Heinrich Klaasen (w), Andile Phehlukwayo, Kagiso Rabada, Lungisani Ngidi, Morne Morkel, Tabraiz Shamsi
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