India and South Africa face off in a three-match ODI series after the end of the Cape Town Test. Paarl will host the first two games of the IND vs SA ODI series while Cape Town will host the third and final game to end the Indian sojourn in the rainbow nation.
Meanwhile, the last time, India came to South Africa in 2018, they played three Test matches, six ODIs and three T20Is in a full-fledged tour. India won the ODI series 5-1 with some impressive performances from several Indian players.
In this article, we will take a look at three top Indian performances from that 2018 tour.
IND vs SA ODI: 3 Top Indian Performers In The Last ODI Series
Virat Kohli – 160, 3rd ODI Cape Town
Virat Kohli was at his absolute best in the third ODI of the series in Cape Town. He scored an unbeaten 160 as India were sent into bat first. Kohli’s ton helped India score 202/6 in their 50 overs. Shikhar Dhawan scored a valuable 76 and was involved in a 140-run second-wicket partnership with the then Indian skipper.
Yuzvendra Chahal and Kuldeep Yadav took four wickets each to bowl out the Proteas for 179 as India won the match by 124 runs. Kohli ended the ODI series with 558 runs from six games with three centuries to his name.