For the first time in the cricket history, Team India incredibly won their first ODI series again South Africa in South Africa. Team India captain Virat Kohli’s impactable performance lead team towards this target.
Before this milestone, India lost all the match in South Africa under Sachin Tendulkar, MS Dhoni, Virendra Sehwag’s captaincy. Virat Kohli became the fifth Indian captain to win series in South Africa. Right-handed batsman Rohit Sharma became the hero of the match, slammed his 17th ODI century. He was highly criticised in the test series. Due to bad performance in the first ODI match, he was dropped from the Third match, but he came back strongly in fifth ODI to make his mark.
Not only, Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli did a phenomenal job but Spinners and other Indian boys play vital role in India’s victory. India paved its position at the top of the latest ICC ODI Rankings with a 4-1 lead. The sixth ODI will be played at SuperSport Park, Centurion. Cricket lover must wait for the leading score whether it will be 4-2 or 5-1. If team India will win the last match, then they will finish on 123 points whereas South Africa remains on 117 points.
International Cricket Council said in the statement that Even if South Africa win the sixth and final ODI on Friday in Centurion, India will remain No.1 on 121 points, while South Africa will end on 119 points.