India vs South Africa Ist Test, Dream11 Team Prediction, Pitch Report, Weather Update, Dream11 Team

IND vs SA Dream11 Prediction Today Match 1st Test, Dream11 Team Today, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Playing XI, Pitch Report, Injury Update of match in India tour of South Africa 2023-24. 

IND vs SA 1st Test Match Details:

Match: South Africa vs India
Date: 26th December, 2023 
Venue: SuperSport Park, Centurion

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IND vs SA 1st Test Preview:

India is set to face Australia in the inaugural Test of the two-match series at Centurion. India emerged victorious in the recently concluded ODI series with a 2-1 score.

Rohit Sharma will captain the Indian Test side, while Temba Bavuma will lead the Proteas. Key players for the Proteas include Dean Elgar, Lungi Ngidi, and Kagiso Rabada, whereas Virat Kohli, Ravichandran Ashwin, and Ravindra Jadeja are prominent names for the Indian team.

In the history of their Test encounters, India and South Africa have clashed 42 times, with India securing 15 wins and South Africa claiming victory in 17 games. Another thrilling series is expected between these two teams.

Pitch Report:

The SuperSport Park pitch is favorable for batting, offering ample support for swing bowlers. Initially, spinners find limited assistance on this surface. Scoring runs is more manageable in the first half compared to the second half.

Weather Report:

Temperature 20°c
Humidity 85%
Wind Speed 13 km/hr 
Precipitation 40%

Average 1st innings score: 

Average 1st innings score293

Record of chasing teams: 

Winning %40%

IND vs SA Test Squad:

India’s Test squad: Virat Kohli (Captain), Rohit Sharma (vice-captain), KL Rahul, Mayank Agarwal, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane, Shreyas Iyer, Hanuma Vihari, Rishabh Pant (wk), Wriddhiman Saha (wk), R Ashwin, Jayant Yadav, Ishant Sharma, Mohd. Shami, Umesh Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Shardul Thakur, Md. Siraj.

South Africa Test squad: Temba Bavuma (captain), Aiden Markram, Tony de Zorzi, Dean Elgar, Keegan Petersen, Kyle Verreynne (wk), Tristan Stubbs (wk), Nandre Burger, Marco Jansen, Wiaan Mulder, Gerald Coetzee, Keshav Maharaj, Kagiso Rabada, Lungi Ngidi, David Bedingham.

IND vs SA 1st Test Probable Playing 11: 

South Africa: Temba Bavuma (c), Dean Elgar, Keegan Peterson, Aden Markram, Kyle Verreynne (wk), Tony de Zorzi, Keshav Maharaj, Lungi Ngidi, Marco Jensen, Gerald Coetzee, Kagiso Rabada

India: Rohit Sharma (c), Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, KL Rahul, Srikar Bharat, Shreyas Iyer, Ravindra Jadeja, Ravi Ashwin, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammad Siraj, Shardul Thakur

IND vs SA Dream11 Prediction and Fantasy Cricket Tips: 

Captaincy Picks for SA vs IND Dream11 Prediction: 

Virat Kohli is a right-handed batsman. He has accumulated 8676 runs in his 111 Test matches to date.

Ravindra Jadeja is a left-handed batsman and left-arm orthodox spinner. In his 57 Test matches, he has scored 2804 runs and taken 275 wickets.

Top Picks 

Rohit Sharma, an Indian right-handed batsman, has accumulated 3677 runs in his 52-match Test career to date.

Tony de Zorzi, a left-handed batsman from South Africa, has notched up 114 runs in his two-match Test career so far.

Budget Picks

Wiaan Mulder, hailing from South Africa, is a right-handed batsman and right-arm medium pacer.

Keshav Maharaj, also from South Africa, is a right-handed batsman and a left-arm orthodox spinner.

Captain and Vice-Captain Choices: 

Captain Virat Kohli & Ravindra Jadeja 
Vice-Captain Rohit Sharma & Tony de Zorzi 

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SA vs IND Dream11 Prediction Team 1:  

Keeper – Lokes Rahul

Batsmen – Rohit Sharma (vc), Virat Kohli (c), Aiden Markram, Tony de Zorzi

All-rounders – Ravindra Jadeja, Marco Jansen, Shardul Thakur

Bowlers – Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammad Siraj, Gerald Coatzee

Dream11 Prediction Team 1

SA vs IND Dream11 Prediction Team 2: 

Keeper – Lokes Rahul

Batsmen – Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, Aiden Markram, Tony de Zorzi (vc), Shubman Gill

All-rounders – Ravindra Jadeja (c), Marco Jansen

Bowlers – Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammad Siraj, Gerald Coatzee

Dream11 Prediction Team 2

Players to Avoid:

Keegan Petersen and Yashasvi Jaiswal are the players that can be avoided for this game. 

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SA vs IND 1st Test Probable Winners: 

Considering the team combination, India is expected to win the match.


This team relies on the author’s comprehension, analysis, and intuition. When choosing your team, take into account the mentioned points and form your own judgment.

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