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 overcoming Rohit Sharma's dazzling century

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By the Numbers - Duminy's fastest T20I fifty

Stats highlights from the first T20 between India and South Africa in Dharamsala

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Dharamsala pitch will suit both teams - du Plessis

Faf du Plessis talks about the pitch he expects in Dharamsala for the first T20 against India, his team's preparation and the dew factor

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We are well rested and well prepared - Dhoni

MS Dhoni talks about India's preparation during the off time they had ahead of the first T20 against South Africa in Dharamsala

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IPL experience will come into play - Rohit

India batsman Rohit Sharma says the strength of the T20 squad lies in the players' IPL experience even though they have not played a lot of T20 internationals recently



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

Only the second


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

The quickest


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

First to the Milestone


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

Fifty stat


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

Favourite format


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

A different ball game


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.