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South Africa beat India in Johannesburg, stay alive in series

11 February 2018

It was one of those special Dhoni stumpings once again, with the batsman not even given an opportunity to attempt a return back to the crease as MSD dislodged bails in no time. The 4th ODI is played at Johannesburg and toss is won by captain Kohli and chose to bat first.

India: Virat Kohli (c), Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Ajinkya Rahane, Shreyas Iyer, Manish Pandey, Kedar Jadhav, Dinesh Karthik (wk), MS Dhoni (wk), Hardik Pandya, Axar Patel, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Shami, Shardul Thakur.

50 up for India! .

Dhawan has been in prime form and has taken India off to healthy starts in the ongoing series. They had got together early after yet another Rohit failure, falling to Kagiso Rabada once again, with the bowler putting in a well-timed dive to pluck the ball that Rohit had completely mistimed. South Africa made two changes, bringing in Morne Morkel for Imran Tahir.

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"In the second innings when the game was placed after the interval, we got a difference of 35 between runs and balls, it was nearly a T20 game". India, who suffered their first loss of the tour, were bowled out for 240 following half centuries from Deepti Sharma (79) and Veda Krishnamurthy (56).

South Africa have registered a win over India by five wickets by Duckworth-Lewis method.

De Villiers, who was rested for the first three ODIs due to injury, is now in the pink of his health for the Pink ODI.

Johannesburg: Having dominated the opposition so far in the Momentum ODI series, India will look forward to clinching their first-ever series on South African soil when the two nations lock horn in the fourth ODI at Johannesburg on Saturday.

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With the imperious batting of Miller (39) and Klaasen (43), South Africa reached their revised target with 15 balls to spare as they halted the three match losing streak to take this series to 3-1 with two matches in Port Elizabeth and Centurion to come. After play resumed, India lost the plot and lost wickets regularly to what looked an under-par total.

A victory will also help the visitors topple the Proteas to bag the number one stop in the ICC ODI team rankings. On the other hand, South Africa will be boosted with the comeback of their star player AB de Villiers into the side. Heinrich Klaasen, the stand-in wicketkeeper for South Africa with good contributions from David Miller, De Villiers and Andile Phehlukwayo saw the home side maintain their unbeaten record in Pink ODIs.

As the staff of BCCI headquarters in Mumbai was bustling around to ensure the live telecast of their precious male cricket team, miles away, in the South African city of Kimberley, Mithali Raj was busy ensuring that her own team performs its heart out.

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South Africa beat India in Johannesburg, stay alive in series