Player of the Match
Player of the Match
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'We didn't bowl well' - Dhoni

India captain MS Dhoni speaks with the media following his side's narrow seven-wicket defeat to South Africa, at Dharamsala

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'16th over the turning point' - Duminy

Man of the match JP Duminy on winning the opening fixture of South Africa's tour of India after Rohit Sharma's dazzling century

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India to draw from IPL experience

India haven't played a T20I since September 2014, but Rohit Sharma says their strength lies in the players that play IPL and other T20 leagues

Quick

26

Balls taken by SA to score 50 runs in their innings - this is second-fewest taken by them in any T20I.

Only the second

1

No. of Indian batsmen to hit T20I centuries before Rohit Sharma. Suresh Raina too made it against SA.

The quickest

27

Inns by Virat Kohli to complete 1000 T20I runs, he is the fastest to the landmark.

First to the Milestone

1000

Runs completed by Virat Kohli in T20Is. He is the first India batsmen to do so.

Fifty stat

8

Fifties by Rohit Sharma in T20Is. Among Indian batsmen, only Virat Kohli has more. Yuvraj Singh also has eight fifties.

Favourite format

45.25

Rohit Sharma's batting ave against SA in T20Is. In the other two formats, he averages just 16.8.

A different ball game

6-2

India's win-loss record against SA in T20Is. This is the only format in which India have won more than they have lost against them.