Finally, Virat Kohli and men start their campaign in the ICC World Cup 2019 with the match against South Africa. The exciting game will be held at the Rose Bowl Cricket Ground, Southampton. Faf Du Plessis led South Africa has had a very disappointing start to the tournament with a couple of losses in their kitty. The team lost to hosts England massively by 103 runs and then Bangladesh by 21 runs. Meanwhile, Virat Kohli and the team will play their first match today. South Africa vs India Cricket Score 8th ODI Match in ICC Cricket World Cup 2019.
After a long season of the Indian Premier League 2019, team India has rested well and started off as the favourite of the game. A couple of days ago, MS Dhoni and Rohit Sharma got hit in the nets, but they are quite well and will feature in the playing XI. Meanwhile, South Africa suffers from a big blow as they have lost Dale Steyn who has been ruled out of the tournament due to a shoulder injury. Left-arm seamer Beuran Hendricks has been approved as a replacement by ICC's Event Technical Committee. With no wins in their kitty, the team features on number nine of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019. Stay tuned with us for the live updates of the game. Check out the live streaming details of the match here.
The pitch has a very good grass covering and it could be a two-paced surface. In general, we will have quite a good batting surface. The best part is that the sun is out and we will have the full game on the cards. The fans can expect the game to be a high scoring game.