India vs South Africa Test Matches to begin on 2nd October
Three T20s and three test matches are scheduled in the South Africa Tour of India from 15th of September to 23rd of October. The three T20s in India vs South Africa Series have already finished, and the three Test-Matches are to begin on the 2nd of October. With one match abandoned due to rain, the T20 series was a tie with South Africa and India winning 1 match each. The matches have happened in Mohali and Bengaluru in which India stood victorious in Mohali and SA in Bengaluru.
The Indian team and the South African team are in the best shape which is evident in the two matches that they have played. India won the second T20 with 7 wickets still at hand and South Africa won the third with 9 wickets at hand. While the T20s could not decide the dominant team of the series, the test matches would certainly provide a definite answer for the fans and the analysts of both the countries.
Indian Test squad contains Virat Kohli as captain, Rohit Sharma, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane, Shubhman Gill, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Rishabh Pant, Wriddhiman Saha, Mayank Agarwal, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammad Shami, Ishant Sharma, etc.
The South African team comprises of Faf Du Plessis as the captain with Temba Bavuma, Deal Elgar, Aiden Markram, Theunis de Bruyn, Vernon Philander, Quinton De Kock, Heinrich Klaasen, Keshav Megharaj, Lungi Ngidi, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje, etc.
The first of the Test matches is scheduled from 02nd – 06th October 2019, the second from 10th to 14th October, and the third from 19th to 23rd October 2019. The three test matches will be played in Visakhapatnam, Pune, and Ranchi respectively. The matches will be telecast and streamed live on all the major Sports and Streaming Networks all over the world. From India, the Test matches can be watched on Star Sports 1 and Star Sports 3 and also on Hotstar online. From around the world (in select regions) streaming services like YuppTV, etc., have bagged the streaming rights to stream the 3 Test Matches between India and South Africa Live.