With the new management and support staff, India will be looking to win the series with an eye on preparations for the 2023 World Cup and also make up for the disappointment of dropping unexpectedly in testing last week.
The last time a full Indian side played in an ODI series was at home against England in March, before a second-tier team traveled to Sri Lanka in July. These will be three crucial matches for the seasoned Dhawan, who has already lost his place in the T20 team.
Rahul remained tight-lipped on whether Team India could enter the first ODI with two spinners in their playing XI. we have quality spinners, Ashwin has returned to the team and we know what quality he brings. Chahal has done well, so they have become very important to us,” Rahul said.
In the previous tour, India beat the hosts 5-1 in the ODIs and they will take confidence from that. South Africa will be in high spirits after a memorable win in the five-day format.
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Weather in Paris
There is a forecast for scattered showers on Tuesday (January 18), but the weather in Paarl on January 19 will remain clear with temperatures dropping to 33 degrees. There is a 0% chance of rain or even cloudy skies and we should be able to see a full match without any interruptions. The Boland Park pitch often offers a high-scoring game with a fast outfield.