IND vs SA: The second match of the 5-match T20 series between India and South Africa (IND vs SA) will be played at the Barabati Stadium in Cuttack. Both the teams have faced each other here once in the past, in which the victory was shared by South Africa. South Africa beat India by 6 wickets here. In whose favor the result goes this time, it will be known later only after the match, but here you can know some important factors from the behavior of Barabati’s pitch to the role of the toss.
How will the pitch of Barabati be?
The bowlers can get help on this pitch. The fast bowlers will get bounce here, while the spinners will also get help here. Yuzvendra Chahal took 4 wickets in India’s last T20 match here. Overall, the batsmen can be tested here.
Will the toss play a role?
There have been only two T20Is so far, in which the team batting first has won the match, while the team batting second has won the second time. In such a situation, the role of toss is not visible here at the moment.
How has been the T20 record?
Here the first T20 was played between India and South Africa. In this match held in October 2015, African bowlers got the Indian team out for just 92 runs and achieved the target by losing 4 wickets. In the second match, India had scored 180 runs while batting first against Sri Lanka and later the Lankan team was all out for just 87 runs.
Team India: Rishabh Pant (Captain), Rishabh Gaikwad, Ishan Kishan, Deepak Hooda, Shreyas Iyer, Dinesh Karthik, Hardik Pandya, Venkatesh Iyer, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Axar Patel, Ravi Bishnoi, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Harshal Patel, Avesh Khan, Arshdeep Singh Umran Malik.
South Africa: Aiden Markram, David Miller, Rassi van der Duysen, Reza Hendricks, Temba Bavuma, Tristan Stubbs, Dwight Pretorius, Marco Janssen, Henrik Klaasen, Quinton de Kock, Enrique Norkhia, Kagiso Rabada, Keshav Maharaj, Lungi Nagidi, Tabrez Parjeli, .
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