The team India is all set to take the South African team in the first One Day International match of Freedom series. The Virat and company boosted up with the victory in the third and last test match against the host team. India will play six matches in this series.
As the format is changed, the team India is also changed with new players. The South African team is now the number 1 team of this format, but it will be a great chance for the Indian team to surpass the South African Team.
Virat Kohli has already confirmed that Ajinkya Rahane will be a perfect choice at the number 4 in the Indian batting line-up. He also cleared some doubts about the squad for the first match.
Here is the predicted playing XI of team India for 1st ODI:
Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane, Kedar Jadhav, MS Dhoni, Hardik Pandya, Yuzvendra Chahal, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Shami