India vs South Africa 1st ODI Highlights: India vs South Africa Match Abandoned Due To Rain In Dharamsala
IND vs SA 1st ODI Highlights: The ODI series opener between India and South Africa was abandoned without a ball being bowled in Dharamsala.
The first One-Day International of the three-match series between India and South Africa was abandoned due to rain in Dharamsala on Thursday. The toss was delayed earlier due to wet conditions but soon rain started pouring in and eventually the officials called off the match without a ball being bowled. It was the second match inside six months at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Stadium that was called off due to inclement weather. The second match of the series will be played in Lucknow on Sunday while both the sides will travel to Kolkata for the third and final ODI on March 18. According to weather reports, there will be a cloud cover during the second game in Lucknow on Sunday but rain is expected to stay away. (SCORECARD)
Highlights Between India Vs South Africa 1st ODI, straight from HPCA Stadium, Dharamsala
1st ODI, South Africa in India, 3 ODI Series, 2020, Mar 12, 2020
- 17:49 (IST)That's it from us!Thank you for tuning in for our coverage of the first ODI between India and South Africa. Rain played spoilsport as the series opener was called off without a ball being bowled in Dharamsala. Hopefully we will get some action in the second ODI that will be played on Sunday in Lucknow. Do join us then.
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WATCH: CHAHAL TV with the comeback man Hardik Pandya— BCCI (@BCCI) March 12, 2020
In this segment, @hardikpandya7 talks about his rehabilitation, how much he missed donning Indian colours and shares his message for #TeamIndia fans - by @28anand & @yuzi_chahal
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- 11:49 (IST)Hello and welcome!India take on South Africa in Dharamsala today for the first of three ODIs. There is a forecast of rain throughout the day, so that may spoil proceedings, but otherwise it is set to be a cracker of a match.India will be looking to regain their pride after a 3-0 drubbing in the ODI series in New Zealand, but will be given a major boost with Hardik Pandya returning to the side along with Shikhar Dhawan.The visitors, led by Quinton de Kock, will be confident after whitewashing Australia in their three-match ODI series.