India (@1.44) vs South Africa (@7.5)
03-10-2019

Our Prediction:

India will win

India – South Africa Match Prediction | 03-10-2019 00:00

Lets get into the match analysis. After two consecutive defeats, South Africa desperately looking for their 1st victory of ICC World Cup 2019. The 8th ODI Match of ICC World Cup 2019 is going to be played between India and South Africa in The Rose Bowl, Southampton and the match is going to begin at 03:00 PM (IST) on 5th June. Who will win?. At the same time, India is going to play their 1st ODI match in ICC World Cup 2019 they will also try to open their account with the victory.

Average Betting odds for the toss is in favour of India with an odds value of 1.28 compared to South Africa odds of 1.37. As per our prediction, India will win the toss. Moreover, on most of the betting sites, India leading on toss prediction. Most of them picked India as a favourite team to win the toss.

The opening batsman, however, is set to return for this India clash and is likely to replace David Miller in the playing eleven. Meanwhile, South Africa's World Cup plans have been dealt a major blow as Dale Steyn has been ruled out of the tournament after failing to recover from his shoulder injury. Hashim Amla missed the defeat to Bangladesh after the head injury he suffered against England. Lungi Ngidi, who suffered a hamstring injury in the previous game against Bangladesh, is another one to miss out and he is likely to be replaced by Dwaine Pretorius.

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That included Kusal Pereras heroics as he snatched victory from the jaws of defeat when Sri Lanka won the first test by one wicket. South Africas only other test matches in 2019 were the back-end of their 3-0 series win against Pakistan. South Africa come into this series having not played a test match since their surprise 2-0 defeat to Sri Lanka in February. Quinton de Kock hit three half-centuries in four innings in the series, but none of the Proteas batsman scored a century.

Ajinya Rahane scored a century and Jasprit Bumrah claimed a record 5-7 from eight overs both in the second innings as they won the first test by 318 runs. And the margin of victory was almost as high in the second Hanuma Vihari scoring a first-innings century before Bumrah claimed 6-27 to five India a 299-run lead at the halfway point. Indias return to test-match action after the World Cup dominated the summer agenda saw them thrash West Indies in both tests in the Caribbean. After declaring their third innings early, they eventually won by 257 runs.

Vernon Philander and Lungi Ngidi both claimed fourth-innings six-wicket hauls to earn victories in the first two matches for South Africa, before Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Shami and Jasprit Bumrah bowled India to a consolation win in the final test. The most recent series was in South Africa in January 2018, when South Africa won the first two tests to claim a 2-1 series win. South Africa have the edge in test matches against India, winning 15 of their 36 previous encounters in the longest format. India have won 11 by contrast, with ten draws.

Unfortunately, India is experiencing some unusually heavy rains around this time of the year and the forecast for SUrat is not too much better. We could have a situation where the players struggle to get on the field once again. The second T20 international between the Indian women and the South African women was washed out. This means that the series is still 1-0 in favor of India heading into the third T20.

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Or will the South Africans steal the thunder and win their 3rd match of the ICC World Cup 2019? Virat Kohli, the Indian captain, injured his thumb in a practice session. Currently, India is second on the ODI table while South Africa is 3rd. Will India win their first match of the season? Get today's match prediction to know about Who do you think will win the 8th match of the ICC World Cup 2019? An injury at this point may cost the team dearly. However, things seem to be moving back on track since Kohli has been cleared off for the upcoming match against South Africa.

India is currently on the top of ICC World Test Championship with 120 points while South Africa will kick-off their campaign from the upcoming Test Match against India. This will provide them with confidence in the upcoming IND vs SA 1st Test Match, 2019. The Proteas ended the T20I series on a high note by defeating India in the last T20 match.

There are no outlandish statements being made by the teams, the pitches are not in focus, and no major inter-player rivalries to talk about. The build-up to the India vs South Africa test series has been quieter than normal this time around. This is, however, a part of the World Test Championship and every single test match is worth 40 WTC points.

He will need to make the ball swing to his tunes and pitch the delivery outside the off-stump before eventually getting it to shape into Quinton, a delivery which the opener find a tough ask getting under. The surface we are expected to see rolled out for this match should be a green one, one where Bumrah will love to extract the fair share of purchase hell be doled out.

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Virat Kohli and Faf du Plessis are still must-picks at 10.5 credits and ten credits respectively. Cheteshwar Pujara is good value at 9.5 credits, while Ajinkya Rahanes form should command a higher price than nine credits. Then there is the potential wildcard. The two respective captains are both expensive, but their batting form makes them worthy of consideration.