First ODI: Miller, Klaasen help South Africa post 249-4 against India
Miller racked up 75 not out, while Klaasen made 74 not out after Quinton de Kock had actually racked up 48
David Miller and also Heinrich Klaasen racked up unbeaten half-centuries as South Africa uploaded 249-4 in the rain-delayed One-Day International collection opener on Thursday.
Miller racked up 75 not out, while Klaasen made 74 not out after Quinton de Kock had actually racked up 48.
Indian tool pacer Shardul Thakur took 2-35.
Previously, India captain Shikhar Dhawan won the throw and also chosen to area.
The hosts handed ODI debuts to Ruturaj Gaikwad and also Ravi Bishnoi at the beginning of the three-match collection in Lucknow, which had actually been reduced to 40 overs-a-side.
India are fielding an inferior group after their Twenty20 side, led by Rohit Sharma, left for the Globe Mug in Australia which starts later on this month.
Janneman Malan, Heinrich Klaasen and also Tabraiz Shamsi returned for South Africa, which shed the T20 collection 2-1.
South Africa: 249-4 in 40 overs (Quinton de Kock 48, Heinrich Klaasen 74 not out, David Miller 75 not out; Shardul Thakur 2-35, Kuldeep Yadav 1-39)
India: Shikhar Dhawan (C), Shubman Gill, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Shreyas Iyer, Ishan Kishan, Sanju Samson (wk), Shardul Thakur, Kuldeep Yadav, Ravi Bishnoi, Mohammed Siraj, Avesh Khan.
South Africa: Janneman Malan, Quinton de Kock (wk), Temba Bavuma (C), Aiden Markram, Heinrich Klaasen, David Miller, Wayne Parnell, Keshav Maharaj, Kagiso Rabada, Lungi Ngidi, Tabraiz Shamsi.