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India is set to take on South Africa in an away T20I series. During India’s tour of South Africa 2023, both teams will collide in three T20I games. The SA vs IND 1st T20I will be played on Sunday, December 10. The venue of SA vs IND 1st T20I is Kingmead Stadium in Durban. While Suryakumar Yadav is the captain of India, Aiden Markram leads South Africa in SA vs IND T20I series. India and South Africa last played a T20I game against each other during the ICC T20 World Cup 2022 in October 2022.

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In that encounter, South Africa crushed India by 5 wickets. The Proteas restricted India to 133/9 in 20 overs in 1st innings. Later, they chased down the target by 5 wickets with fifties by Aiden Markram and David Miller.

India and South Africa last played a bilateral series in Sept-Oct 2022. During the home series, India outplayed South Africa 2-1. India won the first two games by 8 wickets and 16 runs respectively. Later, they lost the final game by 49 runs.

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SA vs IND Weather Report Live Today And Pitch Report Of Kingsmead Stadium, Durban- 1st T20I, 2023

SA vs IND 1st T20I takes place on Sunday, December 10. The match will be played at Kingsmead Stadium in Durban, South Africa. The encounter begins at 7: 30 IST.

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SA vs IND Weather Report, according to weather.com, suggests that the temperature of Durban City on Sunday, December 10 will be 21° Celcius during the day and 18° Celcius at night. The sky will be cloudy during the day and night.

According to the SA vs IND Weather Report, there is an 83% chance of rain during the day and 71% at night. Hence, the South Africa vs India 1st T20I is highly expected to be affected by rain. The humidity will be 83% during the day and 89% at night.

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The SA vs IND Pitch Report suggests that Kingsmead Stadium in Durban is a good-scoring ground in T20Is. The average 1st innings total at the stadium is 153 while the average 2nd innings total is 135. The stadium has hosted 22 T20I games so far.

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The team batting first has won 11 games while the team batting first has won 9 matches. Australia posted the highest total at the stadium against South Africa, hitting 226/6 in a T20I game in August 2023. South African pitches are considered flat and bouncy and pacers have an advantage over spinners. Moreover, batters also find it easy to smash runs.

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