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Rassie van der Dussen was handed a lifeline by Shreyas Iyer when on 29 from 30 balls. He made India pay by co-starring in a successful 212 run chase.
Packed with multiple match-winners in their ranks, heavyweights Rajasthan Royals face Sunrisers Hyderabad in a clash of former champions as both sides aim for a winning start in the IPL on Tuesday.
South Africa vs Bangladesh: Visitors clinch first-ever victory in Rainbow Nation with 38-run win in first ODI
Bangladesh had previously lost every match they played against the Proteas in South Africa — six Tests, nine one-day internationals and four Twenty20 internationals.
South Africa will be without their entire first-choice pace attack comprising Kagiso Rabada, Lungi Ngidi and Marco Jansen as well as batters Aiden Markram and Rassie van der Dussen as they chose the IPL over the Test series.
The IPL starts on March 26 which means that the South African players may miss the start of the tournament because of quarantine requirements.
Check out LIVE score from the second Test between New Zealand and South Africa in Christchurch.
Dhawan is the oldest player in the Indian ODI set-up and there were a lot of talks about his poor form in domestic cricket but he was back with a bang in his favourite blue shirt with a top-score of 79 off 84 balls
India vs South Africa: Tried reverse sweeps to put pressure back on Indian spinners, says Van der Dussen
Van der Dussen's 129 not out off 96 balls and his 204 run stand with skipper and fellow centurion Temba Bavuma formed the cornerstone of an easy victory.
India vs South Africa: Van der Dussen and Bavuma’s tons, visitors’ batting collapse help Proteas go 1-0 up in ODIs
Chasing a challenging 297, India were cruising at 138 for one before wickets fell in a heap dashing the hopes of the visitors who trail 0-1 in the three-match series
India vs South Africa: 'That is what you call Protea Fire', Twitterati react as hosts clinch Test series 2-1
Here's how Twitterati reacted as India failed to clinch a maiden Test series win on South African soil once again.
The target of 212 wasn't a tough ask and starting the Day 5 at 101 for two, young pretender Keegan Petersen (82) along with Rassie van der Dussen (41 not out) added 54 runs for the third wicket to seal the match before Temba Bavuma (32 not out) helped in putting the final touches.
India vs South Africa: 'Big Bull' Dean Elgar anchors Proteas to seven-wicket win in Johannesburg to level Test series 1-1
Chasing a target of 240, skipper Elgar, who was prepared to look ugly and forgettable in terms of aesthetics that one generally associates with southpaws, carried his bat through with an unbeaten 96 to set up an exciting final Test at the Newlands in Cape Town starting on 11 January.
India vs South Africa: Dean Elgar meets match officials to discuss van der Dussen's controversial dismissal
Rassie van der Dussen was adjudged caught behind by the on-field umpire but there were questions on the legality of the catch taken by wicket-keeper Rishabh Pant.
Mohammed Siraj celebrated Rassie van der Dussen's wicket with Cristiano Ronaldo's famous 'Siu' celebration.
Here are some of the South Africans to watch out for in the upcoming three-Test series against India starting 26 December
Bavuma and fellow batsmen Aiden Markram, Quinton de Kock and Rassie van der Dussen and fast bowlers Kagiso Rabada and Anrich Nortje were all rested.
Finishing third in a three-way tie on points might feel harsh, but on the evidence of the last few weeks it is what South Africa deserve.
Check out some of the key moments from South Africa's 10-run win over England in the final Group 1 game in our match gallery here
T20 World Cup 2021: Rabada, van der Dussen stun England as South Africa bow out despite thrilling win
Group 1 winners England and Australia, who beat West Indies in the first match of the day, made the final four from the six-team pool.
South Africa fell short on 286-6 despite opener Aiden Markram's 96 off 90 balls and a run-a-ball 59 by Rassie van der Dussen.