India and South Africa are going head-to-head for the 89th time in the 2nd ODI of the ongoing series on Sunday at the JSCA Stadium in Jharkhand. Having won the first ODI in the three-match series, team South Africa will have a chance to clinch the series with a win today.
David Miller, the star Proteas batter, is likely to be out of action today after his daughter’s untimely death on Saturday. India, led by Shikhar Dhawan, have already lost Jasprit Bumrah and Deepak Chahar to injuries resulting in a big blow to the bowling lineup.
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When and where to watch India vs South Africa 2nd ODI?
The India vs South Africa 2nd ODI will start at 1:30 PM IST at the JSCA International Stadium Complex in Ranchi, Jharkhand. The first ODI against South Africa was delayed due to rain and the match was shortened to 40 overs. However, there is no rain alert at Ranchi today and the match is expected to start on time.
Star Sports Network is the official broadcaster of the India vs South Africa series and the match will be broadcasted on all its channels. For viewers on cable, the match will be available on Star Sports. Those who wish to stream the match can do so via Disney +Hotstar (website or app).
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A lot of eyes will be on Washington Sundar, who BCCI announced will be replacing Chahar in the last two ODIs against South Arica.
India won the T20I series against South Africa 2-1 and will look to make a comeback in the ODI today.
The last and final match in the series will be played at the Feroz Shah Kotla stadium in Delhi on Tuesday, October 11.
India have a bad track record in ODIs against South Africa having lost 50 of the 88 matches played against them. They have a tough task at hand today.