India vs South Africa, 3rd ODI Highlights: Kuldeep Yadav, Shubman Gill Star In India’s Series-Clinching Win Over South Africa

IND vs SA 3rd ODI Highlights: Kuldeep Yadav took four wickets for 18 runs in the game.© BCCI




IND vs SA 3rd ODI Highlights: India defeated South Africa by 7 wickets in the third and deciding ODI on Tuesday at Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi. The hosts thus sealed the ODI three-game series 2-1. India chased a 100-run goal in the final game and comfortably reached home in 19.1 overs, thanks to Shubman Gill’s 49-run knockout. Previously, Kuldeep Yadav registered 4 for 18 in 4.1 overs, while the hosts combined South Africa for 99 runs. For the guests, Heinrich Klaasen was the leading scorer with a knockout of 34 runs, as seven South African batters came out for single-digit scores. India captain Shikhar Dhawan had chosen to bowl first in the match. (SCORE CARD)

India plays XI: Shikhar Dhawan(c), Shubman Gill, Ishan Kishan, Shreyas Iyer, Sanju Samson(w), Washington Sundar, Shahbaz Ahmed, Shardul Thakur, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Siraj, Avesh Khan

South Africa plays XI: Quinton de Kock(w), Janneman Malan, Reeza Hendricks, Aiden Markram, Heinrich Klaasen, David Miller(c), Marco Jansen, Andile Phehlukwayo, Bjorn Fortuin, Lungi Ngidi, Anrich Nortje

Here are the highlights of the 3rd ODI match between India and South Africa, straight from the Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi







  • 6:43 PM (IST)

    IND vs SA Live Score: India Wins!!!

    A six from Shreyas Iyer over long-off and India won the game by 7 wickets. With this they seal the ODI series with three games 2-1. South Africa has never been in the game since they were knocked out for a paltry 99, and Shubman Gill killed their bleak chances of a comeback with a well-tailored 49-run knockout.

    IND 105/3 (19.1)

  • 6:29 PM (IST)

    IND vs SA Live Score: WICKET!

    Shubman Gill is out! It’s an anticlimax for him. He misses his fifty at one run despair playing so well.

    IND 97/3 (18.2)

  • 18:14 (IST)

    IND vs SA Live Score: FOUR!

    A short ball from Marco Jansen outside the stump and Shubman Gill played it from the back foot for a four.

    IND 82/2 (15.4)

  • 6:03 PM (IST)

    IND vs SA Live Score: 4, 0, 4 – Shreyas Iyer of Fire!

    Shreyas Iyer enjoys his time there in the middle. He hit Bjorn Fortune for two fours in the span of three deliveries and India heads for the target.

    IND70/2 (12.2)

  • 5:58 PM (IST)

    IND vs SA Live Score: SIX!

    Shreyas Iyer put an uppercut to Marco Jansen at wide third man, but the South African failed fielder made a mess of it. What could have been a simple catch for a wicket, Jansen gave India and Iyer a six. Poor South Africa!

    IND65/2 (11,3)

  • 17:53 (IST)

    IND vs SA Live Score: WICKET!

    Bjorn Fortuin has the last laugh when he finally takes the wicket from Ishan Kishan. It was a good length delivery and Kishan pushed it to wicketkeeper Quinton de Kock. After the umpire kicked him out, Kishan took a review only to waste one because he obviously pinched the ball.

    IND 58/2 (10.4)

  • 17:50 (IST)

    IND vs SA Live Score: FOUR!

    Offensive intent by Ishan Kishan. He danced down the reack to Bjorn Fortuin and hit the ball for a four to the deep mid-wicket line.

    IND 58/1 (10.3)

  • 5:46 PM (IST)

    IND vs SA Live Score: FOUR! 50 up for India

    Bad bowling by Anrich Nortje. He bowled on the legs of Ishan Kishan. The left-hander missed to connect his bat on the can shot, but the ball hit his leg and ran for a four to a fine leg fence.

    IND 53/1 (9.3)

  • 17:42 (IST)

    IND vs SA Live Score: FOUR!

    A short ball outside the stump by Bjorn Fortuin and Ishan Kishan hit it past the pointfielder for a four. India needs 52 more to win.

    IND 48/1 (8.1)

  • 17:35 (IST)

    IND vs SA Live Score: WICKET!

    Shikhar Dhawan is up! The series ends on a disappointing blow for him. He starts on 8 runs after scoring 4 and 13 respectively in the first two ODI’s vs South Africa.

    IND42/1 (6.1)

  • 17:28 (IST)

    IND vs SA Live Score: FOUR! Exquisite pulling power

    An even better shot from Gill this time. Jansen threw another short ball to him, this time to the body and Gill pulled him for an easy boundary into a deep mid-wicket.

    IND35/0 (5)

  • 17:26 (IST)

    IND vs SA Live Score: FOUR! Gill on fire

    There doesn’t seem to be anything stopping Gill right now. Marco Jansen tried with a short ball outside the stump and Gill crushed it for a four towards the points area.

    IND 31/0 (4.5)

  • 17:24 (IST)

    IND vs SA Live Score: FOUR! What a drive!

    Fuller delivery on the stumps of Lungi Ngidi and Shubman Gill passed it half way for a four. Gill is just another class.

    IND 24/0 (3.5)

  • 17:14 (IST)

    IND vs SA Live Score: FOUR! Beauty from Dhawan

    A fuller delivery outside the stump of Lungi Ngidi and Shikhar Dhawan played an excellent extra cover for a four.

    IND 13/0 (2)

  • 17:10 (IST)

    IND vs SA Live Score: FOUR!

    The first boundary of the Indian innings comes from Shubman Gill’s bat. It was a bouncer delivery from Marco Jansen and Gill got a lead before the ball flew into the fine leg area for a four.

    IND 7/0 (0.5)

  • 17:05 (IST)

    IND vs SA Live Score: India starts 100-run chase

    Shikhar Dhawan takes the strike, Shubman Gill is on the other side. Marco Jansen has the new ball in his hands. Here we go!

  • 16:22 (IST)

    IND vs SA Live Score: WICKET! South Africa all out for 99

    Kuldeep Yadav gets his fourth wicket of the game and South Africa is out on 99 runs. Marco Jansen decided to beat Kuldeep but failed in the execution and handed a flyout to Avesh Khan with a deep back square leg.

    RSA 99 (27.1)

  • 16:16 (IST)

    IND vs SA Live Score: Another WICKET for Kuldeep Yadav!

    Kuldeep Yadav has struck again. He has cleared Anrich Nortje this time and India is just one wicket away from South Africa’s bundling.

    RSA 94/9 (25.4)

  • 16:11 (IST)

    IND vs SA Live Score: WICKET!

    Another bites the dust! Kuldeep Yadav has fired Bjorn Fortuin LBW. South Africa has now lost their 8th wicket.

    RSA 94/8 (25.3)

  • 16:02 (IST)

    IND vs SA Live Score: WICKET!

    Heinrich Klaasen has been cleaned up by Shahbaz Ahmed. South Africa is now at seven.

    RSA 93/7 (24.3)

  • 15:40 (IST)

    Ind vs SA: WICKET!

    Washington Sundar has David Miller’s wicket and South Africa is in serious trouble here. They are now five down with over 31 overs to play.

    RSA66/5 (18.5)

  • 15:35 (IST)

    Ind vs SA: FOUR!

    A short ball from Washington Sundar and Klaasen hit a four. He rocked back and hit the ball beautifully towards cover for a boundary.

    RSA64/4 (18.1)

  • 15:19 (IST)

    Ind vs SA: WICKET! Shahbaz strikes

    Shahbaz Ahmed with an absolute ripper! Aiden Markram is leaving!! SA 43/4

  • 15:08 (IST)

    Ind vs SA: Klaasen, Markram trying to rebuild

    Heinrich Klaasen and Aiden Markram are in the middle and the duo are trying to bring in the innings for Proteas!! SA 37/3 in 13.3 overs

  • 14:53 (IST)

    WICKET! Siraj strikes again

    Mohammed Siraj strikes again, he gets his second! Reeza Hendricks caught on short fine leg! South Africa 26/3 in 10 overs

  • 14:41 (IST)

    Ind vs SA: WICKET! Siraj strikes

    Mohammed Siraj strikes! He bowls a short one, and Malan can’t contain him, so he runs back to the hut! Easy catch for deep square leg Avesh Khan! SA 25/2 in the 8th over

  • 14:40 (IST)

    Ind vs SA: FOUR! Malan on top

    Janneman Malan sends another loose delivery from Siraj!! SA 25/1 in 7.4 overs

  • 14:33 (IST)

    Ind vs SA: Call on the field destroyed

    The on-field umpire had rated Reeza Hendricks LBW, but replays show the ball missed the stumps. The batter survives! SA 19/1 in 6.1 overs

  • 14:30 (IST)

    Ind vs SA: FOUR!

    Janneman Malan sends the short ball! FOUR! SA 19/1 in 5.3 overs

  • 14:22 (IST)

    Ind vs SA: FOUR!

    Janneman Malan turns the ball beautifully and he races towards the extra deck boundary rope!! SA 13/1 in 3,5 surplus

  • 14:16 (IST)

    Ind vs SA: OUT! Sundar fires the Kock

    WICKET! Washington Sundar strikes early as Quinton de Kock backtracks! The ball bounced a little and Quinton de Kock couldn’t suppress it. SA 7/1

  • 14:15 (IST)

    Ind vs SA: FOUR!

    Quinton de Kock hits a top edge of Washington Sundar’s bowling alley and the ball hurtles toward the boundary rope. SA 7/0 in 2.2 overs

  • 14:06 (IST)

    Ind vs SA: Siraj with second left of the innings

    Mohammed Siraj will bowl the second over of the innings

  • 14:02 (IST)

    Ind vs SA: South Africa off the track

    Janneman Malan steps on the very first ball from the strike and South Africa opens their account!

  • 14:00 (IST)

    Ind vs SA: Washington Sundar with the new ball

    Washington Sundar has the new ball in his hand and he will pass the first one for Team India.

  • 13:59 (IST)

    Ind vs SA: Proteas opens in the middle

    Proteas openers Janneman Malan and Quinton de Kock are out in the middle. Live action all set to go!

  • 13:47 (IST)

    Ind vs SA: Why Keshav Maharaj and Temba Bavuma are not playing

    This is what stand-in Captain David Miller said: “It is always a privilege to be the skipper. We would have bowled first. We have three changes. Few guys got sick. Maharaj got sick. Shamsi and Bavuma are down too.”

  • 13:45 (IST)

    Here are the playing XIs

    India: Shikhar Dhawan(c), Shubman Gill, Ishan Kishan, Shreyas Iyer, Sanju Samson(w), Washington Sundar, Shahbaz Ahmed, Shardul Thakur, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Siraj, Avesh Khan

    South Africa: Quinton de Kock(w), Janneman Malan, Reeza Hendricks, Aiden Markram, Heinrich Klaasen, David Miller(c), Marco Jansen, Andile Phehlukwayo, Bjorn Fortuin, Lungi Ngidi, Anrich Nortje

  • 13:42 (IST)

    India wins toss, choose bowl

    India captain Shikhar Dhawan wins toss, chooses to bowl first vs South Africa in Delhi

  • 13:32 (IST)

    Ind vs SA: Toss at 1:40, Live action starts at 2

    Toss will be held at 1:40 PM with live action from 2

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