This is the 16th T20 match between India and South Africa.
IND Vs SA T20 Match Squads Today: This is the first T20 series between India and South Africa since 2019. The previous series was tied at 1-1.
Team India is starting its preparations for the T20 World Cup to be held in Australia in October-November. This is the first step of preparation India-South Africa (India vs South Africa) T20 series, whose first match is going to be held on Thursday, June 9 at Feroz Shah Kotla ground in New Delhi. South Africa captain Tamba Bavuma has won the toss and elected to bowl first. In this series, the captaincy of Team India is in the hands of Pant, which he got a day earlier. Pant has got the command after KL Rahul was ruled out of the series due to injury.
South Africa have won the toss and elect to bowl first against #TeamIndia
— BCCI (@BCCI) June 9, 2022
IND vs SA: Playing XI of both the teams
India: Rishabh Pant (capt-wk), Ishan Kishan, Rituraj Gaikwad, Shreyas Iyer, Hardik Pandya, Dinesh Karthik, Axar Patel, Harshal Patel, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Yuzvendra Chahal and Avesh Khan
South Africa: Tamba Bavuma (c), Quinton de Kock (wk), Rasi van der Dussen, David Miller, Tristan Stubbs, Wayne Pernell, Dwayne Pretorius, Keshav Maharaj, Tabariz Shamsi, Kagiso Rabada, Enrique Norkhia