January 24, 2018
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SA Vs IND 3rd Test Match Prediction – Fantasy Team News

By Koustav Shaw @@GodKoustav

South Africa Vs India Third Test Match Dream 11 Fantasy Team Predictions

The 3rd test match of the India tour of South Africa is on the cards now after losing out to the home team in the first two test matches, Kohli and company will try to change their fate in the last test match, for boosting their morale and confidence. The Proteas never lost control in the first two test matches and even when India gave them a few reasons to be worried, they got back in control soon after. The third test match will see the clash of these two gainst in New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg on Wednesday, January 24th, 2018 at 8:00 AM (GMT)

Things didn’t just work out for the men in blue in their elite white dress, they fell like a house of cards lacking something concrete to build upon and emerged as the weaker side. However, after the test series, there will be three one day internationals and three t20s in which the Indians would try to do everything to wipe their ledger off from a shameful defeat.

When and where:

Series- India tour of South Africa, Test series, 2017-18

Venue-  New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg, South Africa

Date and Time- January 24, 10:00 AM Local

Pitch Conditions:

Johannesburg’s pitch has always been a batting paradise and eventually, it starts to favours the spinners in a test match.

Venue Stats: Tests

Total matches-3

Matches won batting first – 1

Matches won bowling first-1

Average 1st Inns scores – 339

Average 2nd Inns scores – 232

Average 3rd Inns scores – 227

Average 4th Inns scores – 262

Highest total recorded – 450/7 (136 Ov) by RSA vs Ind

Lowest total recorded – 83/10 (33.1 Ov) by RSA vs Eng

SA Vs IND Team News:


  • Faf Du Plessis wouldn’t mind rotating the players since he and his men has already won the test series and they may go for an experiment in this test match
  • Quinton De Kock may come out to bat before than his usual position


  • As of now, no news are available because Ravi Shastri and his team would try to contain the situation and they don’t have much options left either
  • Rohit Sharma may again be included in this test match
  • Dinesh Karthik may replace Parthiv Patel

SA Vs IND Squad:


Faf Du Plessis (C), Hashim Amla, Temba Bavuma, Theunis De Bruyn, Quinton De Kock, AB De Villiers, Dean Elgar, Keshav Maharaj, Duanne Oliver, Aiden Markram, Morne Morkel, Vernon Philander, Kagiso Rabada, Chris Morris, Lungi Ngidi, Andile Phehelukwayo


Virat Kohli (C), Ajinkya Rahane, Ravichandran Ashwin, Jasprit Bumrah, Shikhar Dhawan, Ravindra Jadeja, Dinesh Karthik, Bhuvaneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Shami, Hardik Pandya, Parthiv Patel, Cheteshwar Pujara, Lokesh Rahul, Ishant Sharma, Rohit Sharma, Murali Vijay, Umesh Yadav

SA Vs IND Probable Playing 11:

SA (Last Playing XI) –

Faf Du Plessis (c), Dean Elgar, Aiden Markram, Hashim Amla, AB De Villiers, Quinton De Kock (WK), Vernon Philander, Keshav Maharaj, Kagiso Rabada, Morne Morkel, Lungisani Ngidi

IND (Last Playing XI) –

Virat Kohli (c), Murali Vijay, Rohit Sharma/Lokesh Rahul, Cheteshwar Pujara, Dinesh Karthik/Parthiv Patel (WK), Hardik Pandya, Ravichandran Ashwin, Mohhamed Shami, Ishant Sharma, Jasprit Bumrah

Please note: The SA Vs IND third test match preview listed here is based on our research and understanding. Please choose your own playing 11 from the squad listed above.

Key Players:

Hashim Amla (batting)

AK Markram (batting)

Morne Morkel (bowler)

VD Philander (bowler)

Virat Kohli (batsman)

Murali Vijay (batsman)

South Africa Vs India Fantasy team Prediction

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Koustav Shaw @@GodKoustav

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